The trade journals Der Facility Manager and industrieBAU are hosting the second workplace congress at ORGATEC in Cologne on 27 October. The congress, like its first edition, will focus on all aspects of the challenges posed by the office, in particular how to provide functioning, motivating workplaces – one of the core responsibilities in facilities management. The leading international trade fair for the modern world of work will provide a fitting backdrop to the congress, presenting all the elements that contribute to a harmonious union of work environment, work processes and work culture. To accompany the fair, the workplace congress will showcase practical concepts and solutions for the issues encountered in office workspace management. Renowned speakers from research, teaching and practice will explore topics such as space and room planning, lighting, acoustics, air conditioning and ergonomics, and discuss current trends and their experiences, gathered over the course of many years in the field. The congress is an excellent opportunity for you to benefit from an immense amount of expert knowledge and best-practice tips, and an ideal platform for networking and exchanging ideas with industry professionals.
An application has been made to the Chamber of Engineers in North Rhine-Westphalia for accreditation of the event as further professional development.