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Building Technology Experts: Online Panel Light + Building

Managing the “smart work space”

June 2020

“Smart buildings will soon be smarter than all the people who live in them” – predicts Kai Gondlach. The futurologist sees great potential for high-end building technology in the office of tomorrow. Together with top-class industry representatives, Kai Gondlach discussed the topic “How to manage the smart work space” on 14 May 2020. The panelists’ concern was how to protect process chains, productivity and employees – also against the direct effects of pandemics, environmental influences and performance requirements. Equally on the agenda: The workplace as future object to dynamic work processes, light as a service or progressive energy management.

Watch the German language online panel from 14 May here.

The panel members:

Kai Gondlach, Futurologist – Digital Competence Lab
Dr. Josephine Hoffmann, Coperation and Management – Fraunhofer IAO
Martin Goll, Head of Channel Management Work Life – Bachmann
Martin Domschke, Head of Sales LIZ – Waldmann
Henrik Lüngen, Business Development Smart Building – Comfy/Siemens
Shervin Amiri, Head of Digital Strategy International – Haworth

The Building Technology Experts Online Panels are part of the cooperation between Messe Frankfurt and its partner BUILTWORLD, the ecosystem of innovative property management.

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