OUR 2021 SPEAKERS

Abigail Marks

Newcastle University
Professor of the Future of Work

The Office Turned On Its Head (Panel discussion)

Amanda J. Salt (LIVE)

Boss Design
Global A&D Sales Director

WOD Design Heads Meet (Panel Discussion)

Amy Pears
Amy Pears

Johnson Tiles
Senior Designer

Material Trends: Natural Refuge to 70s Revival

Andrew Wills

CMD Ltd
Product Designer

Ergonomics In The Workplace – Introducing The Next Generation Monitor Arm

Anna Hart (LIVE)

MARK Product and Hart Miller Design
Director

Putting People First: The Evolving Challenges (Panel Discussion)

Bernice Feller-Thijm

JustB
Inclusion Strategist & Team Performance Coach

Why Diversity Matters? (Panel Discussion)

Ben Channon (LIVE)

Ekkist
Director, Ekkist Advisory

Putting People First: The Evolving Challenges (Panel Discussion)
Designing For Happiness: How Environments Can Improve Our Mental Wellbeing

Dan Brown (LIVE)

TwistedPair Ltd
Business Development

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors? (Panel Discussion)

DJ Antonio (LIVE)

Closing Party

Dr. Craig Knight (LIVE)

Identity Realization (IDR)
Founder & Director

The Psychology Of The Post Covid Workplace
What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors? (Panel Discussion)

Colin Macgadie (LIVE)

BDG architecture + design
Chief Creative Officer

Design Insights – Tomorrow’s Work Space Chaired By Luke Palmer (Panel Discussion)

Daniel Verlooven

Impact Acoustic AG
Global Acoustic & Sales Ambassador

Acoustics? PET? A Happiness Cocktail For Humans And Nature

Eve Waldron (LIVE)

Eve Waldron Design
Director/Interior Architect

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors? (Panel Discussion)

Emma Bishop (LIVE)

The Little Gin Company
Co-Founder

LIVE: Virtual Gin Tasting

Georgia Elliott-Smith

Element 4 Group Ltd
Managing Director

Net Zero Clue? Why Carbon Is a Big Deal For Interiors And How To Start Your Net Zero Journey

Gustavo Valbuena

Actiu
Head of Innovation & Digital Strategy

The Experience of Sensorized Furniture

Gurvinder Khurana
Gurvinder Khurana (LIVE)

Align
Director and Co-Founder

WOD Design Heads Meet (Panel Discussion)

Harsha Kotak (LIVE)

WOD & K2 Space
Founder of WOD (Women in Office Design), Design Manager at K2 Space

WOD Design Heads Meet (Panel Discussion)

Helena Hughes

The Instant Group
Senior Director, Client Accounts

The Office Turned On Its Head (Panel discussion)

Hanna Fägersjö

Configura
Training & Support Specialist

Design Spaces Effortlessly With Our Intuitive CET Software

James Journet

Parkside - Architectural Tiles
Sales & Design Director

An introduction To Tiling Patterns: Ideas And Inspiration For Using Them In Your Designs.

Jacqui Smith (LIVE)

HomeSmiths Ltd
Managing Director

Healthcare Insider: Designing For Sensory and Cognitive Decline

Putting People First: The Evolving Challenges (Panel Discussion)

Jamesina Sainsbury

Veldhoen + Company
UK Managing Partner & Senior Workstyle Consultant

What Do We Even Need A Physical Office For Anymore?

James Peckitt

BACHMANN Group
Country Manager UK

Hybrid Working by BACHMANN - "Next Level Collaboration" – New role, New Tools For The Office

Jemma Grace (LIVE)

Resilient Spaces
Workspace Creator

Putting People First: The Evolving Challenges (Panel Discussion)

Johan Lyreborn (LIVE)

Configura
Chief Evangelist

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors? (Panel Discussion)

Jon Gausden

Veldhoen + Company
Workstyle Consultant

What Do We Even Need A Physical Office For Anymore?

John Walters (LIVE)

Questae Collective Ltd
Co-Founder & Director

Putting People First: The Evolving Challenges (Panel Discussion)

Wellbeing – Happy Hormones, What Are They, What Do They Do, And What Can We Do To Boost Them?

Kara Carter

Spacelab
Director

Adaptive Reuse: The Evolution Of The Workplace

Kathryn O’Callaghan-Mills (LIVE)

Area
Design Director

WOD Design Heads Meet(Panel Discussion)

Kay Sargent

HOK
Senior Principal & Director of WorkPlace

The New Inclusivity: Neurodiversity, Social Equity And Workplace Inclusion

Lara Manqui

Flourish Empowerment Coaching & Consulting
Founder/Owner

Why Diversity Matters?(Panel Discussion)

Lillian Antonio (LIVE)

The Modern Ergonomist
Ergonomics Consultant

Putting People First: The Evolving Challenges (Panel Discussion)

Lisan Crommentuijn

NatureConnect by Signify
Business Development Manager

NatureConnect: How Lighting Contributes to a Healthy Workplace

Linzi Cassels (LIVE)

Perkins&Will
Principal and Design Director

Live Room: Design Insights – Tomorrow’s Workspace Chaired by Luke Palmer.

Louise Taylor
Louise Taylor

Camira Fabrics Limited
Senior Technical Developer

A Guide To Specifying Contract Fabrics

Luke Palmer (LIVE)

Orangebox
Principal Designer

Design Insights – Tomorrow’s Work Space Chaired By Luke Palmer (Panel Discussion)

Mariell Trebowicz
Mariell Trebowicz

Camira Fabrics Limited
Product Compliance Manager

A Guide To Specifying Contract Fabrics

Martin Goll

BACHMANN
Head of Channel Management Work Life

Hybrid Working By BACHMANN - "Next Level Collaboration" – New Role, New Tools For The Office

Mark Partridge

Orangebox
Design Manager (Interior Architecture)

Setting-Up Camp In The Future Workplace - In Conversation: Orangebox’s Mark Partridge & Nathan Hurley

May Fawzy (LIVE)

MF Design Studio
Founder & Interior Architecture Director

WOD Design Heads Meet (Panel Discussion)

Matthias Gauß

BACHMANN
Channel Development Manager Work Life

Hybrid Working by BACHMANN - "Next Level Collaboration" – New Role, New Tools For The Office

Maud Santamaria (LIVE)

Mace
Workplace Experience Director

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors? (Panel Discussion)

Mel Holland
Mel Holland

Johnson Tiles
Design Manager

Material Trends: Natural Refuge to 70s Revival

Nana Saeed Marfo

British Film Institue (BFI)
Disability Advisory Consultant

Why Diversity Matters?(Panel Discussion)

Nathan Hurley

Orangebox
Research & Insight Manager

Setting-Up Camp in the Future Workplace - In conversation: Orangebox’s Mark Partridge & Nathan Hurley

Neil Usher (LIVE)

GoSpace AI
Chief Workplace & Change Strategist & Author

Design Insights – Tomorrow’s Work Space Chaired By Luke Palmer (Panel Discussion)

Nicola Osborn (LIVE)

Basha-Franklin
Creative Director

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors? (Panel Discussion)

Nick Henley (LIVE)

Cordless Consultants
Unified Communications Consultant

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors?(Panel Discussion)

Oliver Ronald

Connection
Major Accounts

The Experiential Workplace Summary: We review through the powers of virtual reality how the future of the workplace will be more human-centric than ever with spaces that create a sense of ‘home’ and community but also new spaces dedicated to focused individual work.

Patrick Tarbit

OE Electrics Ltd
Sales & Marketing Director

Build The Future Into Your Designs - Today

Richard Morris

Technologywithin
Sales & Marketing Director

The Office Turned On Its Head (Panel discussion)

Rosie Haslem (LIVE)

Spacelab and Labthinks
Director

What Did 2020 Teach Us About The Role Of Technology In Commercial Interiors?(Panel Discussion)

Adaptive reuse: The Evolution Of The Workplace

Roxanne Quesnel (LIVE)

Turner & Townsend
Director, UK Occupier Sector Lead

Design Insights – Tomorrow’s Work Space Chaired By Luke Palmer (Panel Discussion)

Scott Dunn
Scott Dunn

Chaucer Logistics
CEO

CHAUCER LOGISTICS: The Changing Face of Office Furniture Logistics & Home Delivery.
CHAUCER: Navigating International Logistics & BREXIT.

Shelly Pond
Shelley Pond

Scarlet Opus
Trend Forecaster

The Reset. Looking forwards to a positive world of design.

Simon Eastlake

Office Space in Town
Developments Director

The Office Turned On Its Head (Panel Discussion)

Sophie Higgins

Questae Collective Ltd
Co-Founder & Director

Wellbeing – Happy Hormones, What Are They, What Do They Do, And What Can We Do To Boost Them?

Sue Dean

The Furniture Makers' Company
Welfare Officer

THE FURNITURE MAKERS COMPANY: The Charity for People in the Interiors Sector.

Taran Kaur
Taran Kaur

Material Lab
Studio Manager

Material Trends: Natural Refuge to 70s Revival (Panel Discussion)

Toby Mildon

Mildon
Diversity & Inclusion Architect

Why Diversity Matters? (Panel Discussion)

Vika Didvaliene

Satkara Yoga
Owner & Yoga Teacher

Yoga In The Workplace

Vince Berbegal Roque

Actiu
International Executive Business Manager

The Experience of Sensorized Furniture

Vivian Acquah

Viva La Vive
Inclusive Workplace Wellness Advocate

Why Diversity Matters?(Panel Discussion)

William Stokes

Co-Space
Joint Founder & CEO

The Office Turned On Its Head (Panel discussion)

Wouter Boxhoorn

NatureConnect by Signify
Business Development Manager

NatureConnect: How Lighting Contributes to a Healthy Workplace

Zoe Ellis-Moore

Spaces to Places
CEO & Founder

The Office Turned On Its Head (Panel discussion)

Zoe Milnes

Camira Fabrics Limited
Exhibitions & Events Manager

A Guide To Specifying Contract Fabrics