The Evolving Office:
2021 Workplace Futures Survey
Our annual survey of 2300 office workers in Australia, Singapore, the United States, and the United Kingdom provides important clues about what people want from their workplace as life goes
back to normal”.
The headlines say people want to work 2-3 days from home…
We’ve tested a variety of survey questions as we try to understand the post-pandemic workplace. Are the headlines right?
Redesigning hospitals for the digital revolution we just had
Hospital infrastructure in Australia wasn’t ready for the significant increase in telehealth services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How to structure the workplace after COVID-19
Remote? In-person? Hybrid? There’s no shortage of opinions on where we’ll work next. But what do they mean for our workplaces?
Making space for vulnerable people
We examine three spatial solutions that attempt to differentiate mental health services in hospital Emergency Departments.
Engagement or extinction?
Can good design help overcome barriers to engagement between universities and industry?
Balancing the books
Academic libraries are stretched to the limit, balancing financial, cultural and strategic goals to keep so many different users happy.
Places with purpose
innovation’ is all-too-familiar to us these days, but how much do we know about the physical environments that make it happen?
Designing for dignity
This research shares some considerations on how we promote dignity through workplace design, with face-to-face interaction proving to be critical.
Swarm robotics in (interplanetary) onsite construction
A reconfigurable modular swarm robotic system for ISRU (in-situ resource utilisation) autonomous 3D printing in extreme environments
Superdensity: a new model for vertical urbanism
vertical streets’ be the next step in the evolution of the city?
The future academic workplace
Universities are adapting for the future of research and learning!
Not lazing, learning!
Match the way your students want to learn.
Urban housing challenge
London, Shanghai and Sydney are three cities with distinct housing models but common challenges.
Does workplace design affect employee attraction?
Design can win the war for talent!
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