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WE HUB Chicago Program

October 16, 2017
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
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325 North Wells
Chicago, IL 60610



Building Resilient Organizations through Workplace Strategies


Join the Workplace Evolutionaries with global thought leader, Jeffery Saunders from the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies (CIFS), as he shares his latest thinking on "Building Resilient Organizations through Workplace Strategies." Resilience is a critical mindset that helps organizations reduce risks and seize opportunities as they emerge by learning to proactively adapt to a constantly changing environment. Jeffrey will explain how workplace professionals can develop resilient organizations and better serve core organizations’ needs in an increasingly dynamic business environment by applying elements of the Resilience Triangle. 

Trendway will be graciously hosting this event at their showroom located at 325 North Wells Street Chicago, IL

4:00       Meet and Mingle
4:15       Presentation and Q&A
5:30       Wrap Up

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Fee: Complimentary

Speaker Bio: Jeffrey Saunders is Director at the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies. He specializes in applying futures methodologies to C-level strategic planning for public and private organizations, including Danish C20 and Fortune 100 companies. He has extensive knowledge about the future of work and workplace strategy and is a sought-after public speakers for events, including IFMA World Workplace, MIPIM, Euro-FM, International Association of Outsourcing Professionals, & Danish Facility Management. He has published many articles and reports on corporate real estate, facility management, outsourcing and organizational culture, including 6 white books developed in collaboration ISS World Services. He was also the chief consultant and head of the SIGNAL Architects Workplace Analysis team in Copenhagen, Denmark.




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