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Space for Thought: Creating Workplaces for Innovation

Executive Masterclass

This one-day executive masterclass led by Professor Jeremy Myerson, the RCA’s Helen Hamlyn Professor of Design, examines the development of the modern office – past, present and future – providing a blueprint for successful office design through a combination of new ways of working and new models of workspace design, based on best-practice case studies around the world and leading-edge academic research.

Duration: 1 Day

Fee: £900

Personal and organisational benefits

  • Access to global best practice in workplace design.
  • Return to your organisation with tools, strategies and methods to improve the workplace.
  • Return to your organisation with greater ability to work collaboratively.
  • Experience critical, creative and insightful thinking.
  • Practice ideation and visualisation skills to realise design innovations.
  • Develop empathic understanding of users in the workplace.
  • Interact and network with peers from different backgrounds and functions.

What will I learn?

  • Practical tools and concepts to understand the needs of your knowledge workers.
  • Tools, strategies and methods to improve your working environment as a hub for innovation.
  • Historical development of the workplace.
  • Current trends in workplace design.
  • Priority areas for improvement.
  • Insights into employee wellbeing and productivity.
  • Rapid ethnographic techniques.
  • Managing the needs of the knowledge economy.

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in improving the workplace environment through the application of new design thinking, including:

  • Senior business, operational and facilities managers
  • Corporate real estate and property teams
  • Public-sector and third-sector business innovation teams
  • In house R&D teams across all sectors
  • Sales and marketing teams
  • Entrepreneurs



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