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WDM Tech TALK: How Technology Enables the Emerging Workplace (Chicago)
February 25 @ 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM$125
This half-day event is designed to ignite discussions and inspire information sharing around the tech topics that are most pressing to workplace practitioners!
This half-day event is designed to ignite discussions and inspire information sharing around the technological topics that are most pressing to workplace practitioners!
1:00 Welcome Remarks by Chris Kelly (Convene) & Bob Fox (Work Design Magazine)
1:15 Panel Discussion 1 – Hot to achieve personalization without the privacy invasion
In a climate where there is a real cyber risk, people are not always comfortable about sharing their personal information. However, there is a rapidly increasing number of customized apps and advancement in AI which require information be shared to take full advantage of the service, often beyond their comfort zone. Come to hear industry experts discuss current and future examples and insights and how to prepare for the future of work.
– Mark Delph, Groupon
– Drew DePriest, Aon
– Tom Zampini, Convene
– Gordon Wright, HOK
2:30pm Meet our partners + coffee & snacks
3:00 Panel Discussion 2 – Right-sizing real estate for the modern workplace
Many real estate decisions are still being driven by cost without an in-depth understanding of what the actual usage is. Today’s real estate options are changing and old models are being disrupted. Our panel of experts will explore how to determine the right amount and the right types of spaces for organizations looking to grow.
Moderated By: Steve Teubner, Ernst & Young
– Scott Phillips, McDonald’s
– Kelly Duff, Allstate
– Helen Ng, BDO
4:00 Cocktail hour, meet & greet with panelists, private tours of Convene