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Future Office | A Data-Driven Workplace | October 31st

  • Kokuyo Showroom 7 Beijing West Road Shanghai China (map)
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Future Office | A Data-Driven Workplace | October 31st


Currently more than half the world’s population, 3.6 billion people live in cities. Perhaps no other experience shapes a modern life more than office buildings and workplace. The current era also ushers in a flurry of user-data that can be harnessed for novel planning strategies. This program will provide insights into the potential of what is to come in the digital age as it relates to workplace and the role of the designer. 
Invited speakers will discuss their contributions through the scope of large-urban initiatives, to buildings and workspaces, furniture and the internet of things (IoT). Topics include: introduction to digital experience design, how buildings leverage data and technology to help people perform their best, how design standards could be evolved to be a generative design process to challenge the idea of mass customization in workplace design, as well as the innovation of the sitting chair.

Our Speakers

Future Workplace

Georges Hung - Studio Director & Design Director - Gensler Shanghai

Sensing Space: From Standardization to Customization

Daniel Yang - Architect - WeWork

Innovation of Chair ≠ Innovation of Sitting

Daisuke Watanabe & Genie Jin

Sales Director & Communications Specialist - Kokuyo

Digital Placemaking

Rainer Wessler - Regional Digital Experience Lead - Gensler Shanghai


Admission & Registration

Kokuyo Showroom | 7 WEST BEIJING ROAD

October 31, 2019 | 19:00-21:00


Members: Free

Non-Members: 50 RMB

RSVP Required

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