The office building of the future already exists today — often with cool future-appropriate sci-fi names like The Edge, The Dock or The Crystal.
The same goes for wasted office space.
A working day in The Edge is highly personalized and guided by a smartphone app that is in constant sync with the office.
The building knows your schedule, tells you where to park, which desk to use (the work environment is flexible, without set desk spaces) and adjusts lighting and temperature settings as you go about your day.
According to Coen van Oostrom, founder and CEO of EDGE Technologies — gathering data will provide valuable lessons.
Do people spend more time in areas with more plants?