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Deutschland dilemma: Munich sends a mixed workplace message

How can Germany reconcile its status as the world’s innovation powerhouse with slow progress in transforming its workplace design? The WORKTECH Munich 2019 conference debated the issues

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Smart secrets: stitching together the ecosystems of the future

What does ‘smart’ really mean? And how can we learn from the industry’s past mistakes? WORKTECH’s Smart Buildings 2019 conference pulled together key players to share their secrets

New York

What we learnt from New York: dominant ideas will be disrupted

NYC’s notoriously transactional real estate industry is braced for experiential change as disruption arrives from every angle, according to the tenth anniversary edition of WORKTECH New York

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A Third City of Entrepreneurs: the workplace revolution of Los Angeles

As Los Angeles welcomes a new cohort of workers into its offices, the inaugural WORKTECH LA 19 explores the changing needs of employees from workplace design, leadership styles and technology infrastructure

Japan charts upturn in local fortunes as Tokyo turns to teleworking

The second WORKTECH Tokyo conference didn’t just rely on new ideas from elsewhere – after years of stagnation, the local market is showing positive signs of adopting new ways of working

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Four capitals discuss emerging workplace trends in Latin America

Big themes of workplace change were on the agenda as WORKTECH branched out with four conferences in Latin America in 2018. Six more are planned for 2019

What can Denmark’s capital of wellbeing bring to the future workplace?

Copenhagen tops the world city index for happiness. But as its inaugural WORKTECH conference suggested, can we have too much of a good thing? And where does the Scandinavian office go next?

Bengaluru

Passage to India: Bengaluru debates global tech versus local design

Is workplace technology going too far for Indian office design? The inaugural WORKTECH Bengaluru (Bangalore) conference debated the paradox of human-centric work in a machine-led environment