Real estate and workplace leaders all over the world are reviewing workplace scenarios and attempting to determine how they can best accommodate employees in the new COVID-19 era.
Mitchell provided an overview of the new workplace and the immediate impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Blenkiron then offered guidance on how existing technologies can help corporate real estate and facilities teams effectively plan and manage the return of their workforce in the months to come. After Mitchell shared emerging design insights about changes to the office from HOK’s On-Site Space Management group, the two concluded with parting messages, noting that providing choices will be at the foundation of the new workplace. Mitchell and Blenkiron then opened up the conversation to the audience for a Q+A.