Tag Archives - New Work

Urban Ecosystems of Innovation

Today, as the question of the future of work becomes increasingly urgent, we hear a plethora of different answers. Many of them claim to have a patent remedy at their disposal. Yet, different urban ecosystems face different conditions. While some areas are high-growth innovation hubs, others face stalling growth figures. However, these differences should not…

Merck Innovation Center as Enabling Space

Conception and realization of the award-winning center for disruptive innovation to serve the entire Merck Group worldwide Merck is one of the worldwide leading technology companies in innovative healthcare, life science, and performance materials. Using the Enabling Space approach, theLivingCore developed a holistic innovation eco-system – the Merck Innovation Center – steering the whole Merck…

A future-driven value creation process for real estate project development

Design and implementation of a value creation process for newly acquired real estate properties for the third-largest real-estate developer in Europe, International The real estate industry is undergoing a radical transformation. The successful model of recent years – developing real estate projects on the basis of past experience – generates unmanageable risks. The level of…

Austria Presse Agentur (APA) – Innospace

Training program for APA people leaders and realization of an agile innovation eco-system for the entire APA Group As a news agency and leading information service provider in Austria, the Austrian Press Agency APA was faced with the question of how to tackle the challenges concerning the changes in social media and crowdsourcing proactively in…

#novyofis: a new office and organizational re-design for HB Reavis

Strategic development, design and realization of an innovation-driven work environment, implementation of a holistic transformation program Point of departure for this project was the client’s need to accommodate for rapid growth and their organizational evolution: This was seen as an opportunity to blend the office move with a strategic re-design of their “organizational operating system”;…

Loving life and living beings

Contribution to the special edition of die Presse on the subject of “Biophilic Design” – Thomas Fundneider in an interview: The “deeply rooted human need to be in nature” is becoming increasingly easier to realize professionally. Further reading (German)… Image: Maia Habegger at Unsplash

The meaningful working environment

How do we work tomorrow? Twelve speakers in Basel’s ‹schauraum-b› asked themselves this question, including Stefan Behnisch, Raphael Gielgen, Andreas Erbe, Philippe Stadler Benz, Lukas Ott und Michael Pawlyn. Thomas Fundneider gave a keynote speech on the meaning and purpose of re:creation in everyday work and brought the audience closer to the concept. Many thanks to Christian Blaser for the exciting lecture series. Image: Andrei…