Culture

City slickers head to New York financial workplace conference 2024

With smart technology, people-centred spaces and the future of talent all on the agenda, WORKTECH’s Financial Workplace 2024 conference is set to track the latest trends

Why London still leads the way: is this the unsinkable city?

Despite fire, flooding, plague and political missteps, the UK’s capital shows no signs of slowing down any time soon as it retains its position as a global power

What’s in store for 2024? Forecasts focus on transition

If 2023 was a year in which attempts to establish a new normal in the workplace were undermined by uncertainty, 2024 promises a keener focus on key themes, say forecasts for the year ahead

Review of 2023: the struggle to make hybrid working happen

The big future-of-work story of 2023 was the move to adopt hybrid working across a variety of business sectors. Here we recall some of WORKTECH Academy’s key stories on an unfolding drama

The Japanese workplace faces the future with Tokyo event

From making cities more magnetic for collaboration to using the inspiration of sci-fi film to envisage the impact of technologies on the future, the WORKTECH Tokyo 2023 conference tracked the latest trends

Ascending with AI: how to leverage this technology in 2024

In 2023 we saw significant developments in AI, but can we move into the new year with a better sense of how we can activate artificial intelligence tools in the workplace to benefit everyone?

Light ahead: preparing for UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030

Meeting the UN goals on sustainable development 2030 means that lighting manufacturers must help office occupiers get their house in order. Here’s what Fagerhult is planning for the future

Japanese consortium calls for more creativity in the workplace

The Japanese workplace has been better known for hierarchy than creativity in the past, but now a group of ten leading Japanese firms plans to enhance the creative potential of workers