sustainability

London leaps into the future: eight things we learnt from 2022 event

WORKTECH’s flagship London conference didn’t duck the big issues about the changing world of work – from the scale of the smart city to the most intimate and engaging workplace experience

Berlin plays host to Germany’s most sustainable office building project

An ensemble of two office buildings close to the Südkreuz station in Berlin demonstrates the  potential of large-scale timber construction that is modular and highly sustainable

The material science innovations building a greener future

How can companies square their ESG commitments with the need to build new office spaces for hybrid working? Here, we explore innovations in construction to make future workspace more sustainable

Measures of wellbeing extend from the office to the metaverse

This WORKTECH Academy Briefing looks at a new peer-reviewed report on the WELL building standard and explores pioneering developments on wellbeing in the metaverse

Are voluntary ESG initiatives letting large firms off the hook?

This WORKTECH Academy briefing looks at research which suggests there is a growing gap between what companies are promising on preventing climate change and real action on the ground

Is electronic waste the downside of rush to invest in tech?

Technology offers us a range of positive solutions to address climate change. But in creating mountains of electronic waste, it also poses a threat. How can companies keep their ESG commitments on track?

Japanese project shows how to recycle worn-out office blocks

Our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing marks World Architecture Day with a look at a sustainable workplace scheme that is a masterclass in reuse, and explores the future of the digital wallet

Return to office: from free coffee to job threats

Our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing looks at the demise of the office perk for workplace returners, a new sustainable office tower in Adelaide, and our upcoming conference on wellbeing