‘WALK THE TALK’ CONFERENCE

Sneak Peek into the Conference Program

12 OCTOBER 2017

DAY I

FUTURE WORKSPACE, DESIGNED TODAY

Special Feature: ‘Build your own design’

 

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Keynote 1: The Future of Work: Beyond 2025 Workspace

Keynote 2: Workspace of the Future: Global Workspace Innovations & Technological Challenges

Audience Driven Debate: The Why Question: Why companies transform their offices?

After setting the scene of the future of work, join this interactive discussion and be at the driver’s seat. Using Sli.do, smart polling & questioning event tech solution, audience will become a lively element in shaping agenda of this talk.

Morning Coffee & Networking

Office of the Future: The Unveiling

 

Join us for a coffee at SWDS exhibition floor, which will become a place where the office of the future will officially be unveiled.

WORKSPACE AS A PLACE TO BE

What is behind Activity Based Working?

 

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New Ways of Working: Procedure and Implementation at a Globally Acting Corporation

 

Design & Co-create: Smart Workspace Development

 

During this session, you will be challenged to address changes within your own workspaces. Bring your own floor plan, photo, sketch or plain idea to discuss, design and co-create the changes you will implement once back in the office. All groups lead by experienced workplace change managers.

lunch

True Smart Buildings

Organic Workspace: Technology focusing on People, not just Space

 

Virtual and Augmented Reality in the Workplace

Afternoon Coffee & Networking

PEOPLE IN THE WORKPLACE

Millennials reshaping the Workplace: A powerful Generation of Workers of the Future From College Bench to a Working Desk

 

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What makes People to choose a Company?

 

Workspace Design Trends: How to boost Productivity & Creativity Multipurpose space that promotes playfulness

 

“Here’s to a great office!” Session: Designing an Office for Different Generations & Cultures

 

After immersing yourself in ‘people in the workplace’ presentations, you will sit down (or stand up) with your peers to address the challenges of designing an office for different age, culture and religion. Drinks will be served too…

Party continues on the exhibition floor until…

13 OCTOBER 2017

DAY II

HR, IT & REAL ESTATE

Three elements of successful workplace transformation

 

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Keynote: Company with Almost No Rules: Leadership Models of the Future?

 

Case Study: Successful Workplace Transformation: Closing gap between HR & IT and Real Estate

 

Leadership Models Influencing Workspace

 

HR & IT & Real Estate supporting changes needed to develop the workspace of the future

Morning Coffee & Networking

NWOW, START-UP & CO-WORKING PHENOMENON

Taking NWOW to the next level

 

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Panel Discussion: How to inspire core business in NWOW?

 

Workspace of Start ups & Co-Working Phenomenon

 

Worksphere in the Digital Era: Humanizing workspace

Lunch

Healthy Workplace & Employee Well-being

Case study: Happy Employees & Healthy Work Environment

 

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Audience Driven Debate: Flexible Organizations & Social Relationships

 

Closing in on the end of the conference, audience will define what a flexible organization is in terms of health, well-being, social relationships and other elements.

Design for specific (meeting) rooms + Occupancy Systems: The Basis for Accurate Reconfigurations + Acoustics

Kgotla: ‘Walk the Talk’: The Workplace of the Future

Using the event interactive tool sli.do, all participants will answer a set of poll questions and decide what the workplace of the future will look like according to them.

Interested to speak? Please contact 

  • Peter Grof
    Peter Grof

    +421 257 272 128
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    by day: Event Director
    by night: Secret Ninja Photographer

    Feel free to ask me anything about the #SWDS. Happy to discuss partnerships, speaking, exhibiting, visiting, media coverage – your choice. Also, I can bring you up to speed on how to photograph or run a marathon.

  • Barbora Karasova
    Barbora Karasova

    +421 257 272 235
    send me an email

    by day: Content Manager
    by night:
    Relaxed Yoga Master

    Do you want to speak at the #SWDS? Contact me regarding speaking opportunities and any questions about the event program. I am also willing to teach you how to relax with yoga. Stretch right up and reach the sky (and your target audience)!