Learn practical business lessons from successful business people.
Meet experts from WarnerMedia, SAP, Haltian, and more.
WDC21 was a great success. We had over 100 attendees, 10 sponsors and exhibitors, and a new media partner.
Workplace Design Conference is an experience-based, results-oriented, super practical event bringing together business leaders and professionals. They attend WDC to create more efficient workspaces for their companies. And more successful businesses.
A day full of questions and answers, challenges and solutions. And best practice case studies from local and international workplace strategy projects.
Workplace Design Conference is designed for Business Leaders, Workplace Strategists, HR Professionals, Facility Managers, Real Estate Professionals, Interior Architects, Designers and other key people who want to improve performance, collaboration, and talent retention in their organizations by matching design and technology with strategic vision and sound management.
Asif Sadiq is Senior Vice President at WarnerMedia, having previously held senior positions at Adidas, Telegraph Media Group, EY Financial Services and the City of London board. He is a member of the AICPA Board of Directors and a member of the Board of Advisors at Hedley May. In his 20-year career, he has worked in Europe, North America, South America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. At WDC21, Asif will present the concept of “inclusive workplace” and how it contributes to greater employee satisfaction and productivity on the examples of successful global companies.
Dr. Ken Dooley is a Chief Strategy Officer at Haltian, a hugely successful high-tech spin-off from Nokia. Ken is also a Postdoctoral Researcher in Smart Buildings at Aalto University. He has 20 years of experience in the built environment and has worked in London, Sydney, Dublin, and now Helsinki. At WDC21 he will explain an innovative concept of Empathic Buildings which focuses on employee performance, well-being, and happiness. It’s a complete smart office solution that combines physical space, corporate culture, and technology.
Peter Baumann is Head of Workplace and Projects in the Global Real Estate & Facilities department at SAP where he facilitates alignment of global project standards with local and regional plans. You can expect to take a lot of sound advice from his presentation at WDC21. Office Design with the people for the people. SAP as a technology leader wants to make sure the most precious asset, the employee, feels well at work. This is why Global Facility Management @SAP takes a people centric approach when it comes to office and environmental planning.
Jacqueline Stuart is the founder and Director of Slovenia Invest, Hotelinvest International, and S-Consult. Her work encompasses sales and acquisitions of real estate assets, landlord and tenant representation, feasibility studies, valuations, and other advisory services. She became a member of the RICS in July 2017 and is a registered valuer. Jacqueline holds the EPC card and is licensed and insured to work as a real estate agent and valuer all over Europe. At the WDC21 conference, she will present her best advice on how to successfully conclude a corporate real estate project.
Dr. Nigel Oseland is a workplace strategist, environmental psychologist, and change manager who understands the human experience, specifically what sort of behaviors can lead to greater engagement in the workplace, more ideas, and higher productivity. Nigel Oseland is a sought-after international speaker, and author of several papers and books, including “Improving Office Productivity – A Practical Guide for Business and Facilities Managers”. He will be the chair of WDC21 conference and also conduct a break-out session Post Occupancy Evaluation: Measuring the success of the workplace.
Alenka Kragelj Eržen
Asif Sadiq, MBE (live from London)
RSN Media & Avery Dennison
Peter Baumann (live from Zurich)
Dr. Nigel Oseland
Dr. Ken Dooley
Metra | smarter locker system
Jacqueline Stuart, Dr. Ken Dooley, Dr. Nigel Oseland
We are currently in the most cataclysmic and disruptive decade in human history. And the speed of change is increasing. Workplaces will need to change, organizational culture will need to change, and most importantly, leaders will need to change. The solutions to many of the challenges you’ll be facing haven’t even been developed yet.
Join thought leader Randy Gage for a provocative and candid exploration on the challenges you will face ahead as you lead your teams and your organization. You will discover what the future of leadership is going to look like, how to best “see around the corner” to anticipate it, and how to prepare yourself to lead in this new reality. Pre-conference read: Bostjan Erzen interviews Randy Gage for Slovenia Times.
Randy Gage was brought to WDC20 with the support of
Live Streaming only for Main Stage and Promotional Presentations.
Breakout Sessions for Marketing and Finance Professionals are in Slovene language.
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