Transdisciplinary Workplace Research Conference 2020
Interested in future workplaces? Be part of it!

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17.09.2020 18.09.2020

Participant List - Alphabetical Order


Wednesday, 16.09.2020 (Pre-Conference Day)

10.00-12.00

Guided Tour "The Frankfurt High-Rise Center" (Spots still available)


12.30-13.30

TWR Board Meeting


14.00-17.30

Virtual Round Tables topical frame  "The Future of Workplaces in the light of COVID-19" 

Chairs

  •    Malte Kopmann, RBSGROUP – Part of Drees & Sommer
  •    Cheuk F. Ng, Athabasca University Canada
  •    Kerstin Sailer, University College London/GB

Planned break-out sessions (for example) with the following chairs:

  • What are alternate uses for under used commercial buildings?
  • With the experience of the last months, how do we want to reimagine the role of the office in the future?
  • Assessing health and wellbeing in the workplace
  • Impact on the home/residential real estate 


18.30-20.00

Reception/Virtual Apéro



Thursday, 17.09.2020 (Conference Day 1)



ROOM 1



09.00-10.00


Welcome and Presentation of Round Table Results



10.00-11.00


Keynote: Raphael Gielgen, Vitra Gmbh



11.00-11.30


Break




ROOM 1

ROOM 2

ROOM 3

ROOM 4

11.30-13.00

Session 1 Determinants of CoWorking Spaces

Section 5 Activity-based Workplaces

Session 11 Architecture and New Working Concepts

Session 17   Optimizing Workplaces

13.00-14.00


Lunch Break



14.00-15.30

Workshop

Session 6 Experiences of Collaborative Spaces

Session 12 Challenges of New Ways of Work

Session 18 Digital Work Issues I

15.30-16.00


Break



16.00-17.30

Session 2 Healthy Workplaces I

Session 7 Creating Collaborative Spaces

Session 13 Physical Workplace Issues

Session 19 Digital Work Issues II



ROOM 1



18.30-20.00


Cooking for the virtual participants 



19.30-20.00


Aperitivo at the COWORKSTATT for the physical participants



20.00-22.00


Running Dinner




Friday, 18.09.2020 (Conference Day 2)



ROOM 1



9.00-10.15


Splittet Keynote: Holistic Perspective on Workplace Design




Pia A. Döll, bdia e.V.

Tobias Just, gif e.V.

Nikolas Müller, HSBA

Marcel Özer, EPEA 

10.15-11.00


Postersession



Methods of measuring the added value of Facility Management for generating competitive advantage 

Christian Schlicht, University of Seattle

The Effects of Biophilic Design: Measuring the Well-being value in workplaces through Post-Occupancy Evaluation (POE)

Joyce Chan, Loughborough University 

Derek Clements-Croome, Reading University

Rosatom New Workplace Design: Pilot Spaces Assessment 

Daria Rud, National University Higher School of Economics, Moscow 

Mikael Ukhov, Huazhong University of Science and Technology



Environmental Factors Affecting Employees’ Choice of Workstation for Creative Activities in Activity-Based Offices 

 Sepideh Yekanialibeiglou

Halime Demirkan, Bilkent University 

Leif Denti, University of Gothenburg

What role will the office in the future play?  

Rowena Johnston, RBSGROUP - Part of Drees & Sommer 



11.00-11.30


Break




ROOM 1

ROOM 2

ROOM 3

ROOM 4

11.30-13.00

Session 3 Healthy Workplaces II

Session 8 Personality and Workplaces

Session 14 Quality of Office Places

Session 20 Virtual Spaces of Work

13.00-14.00


Lunch Break

Speed-Dating


14.00-15.30

Session 4 Health and Well-being@work

Session 9 Workplace Performance Management

Session 15 Sustainability and Working Conditions


15.30-16.00


Break



16.00-17.30

Workshop

Session 10 Workplace Culture & Management

Session 16 Learning and Community@Work




ROOM 1



17.30-18.00


Final Plenary Note



19.30


Dinner in a typical Frankfurt Restaurant "Apfelweinwirtschaft"




Saturday, 19.09.2020 (Excursion Day)

10.30-13.00                                Visit of a modern workplace: a former engine shed transformed by architecture and smart building technology (wtec GmbH)