News: Workplace Technology and Software

The latest news and information about workplace technology and software from Facilities Show. Press releases, articles, industry news and more.

THERMAL IMAGING: IDENTIFYING THE BEST USE CASES IN A SMART BUILDING

09/06/2020

Thermal imaging technologies are gaining increasing visibility in the facilities management sector as firms explore new initiatives to ready workplaces for re-opening. Facility managers are exploring whether it can help them screen out infected people before they enter a workplace.

SUSTAINABILITY AT THE HEART OF SMART SOLUTIONS

27/05/2020

When the United Nations first set out its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015, it became immediately apparent that technology development would play a crucial role - it needs to be built into every part of a building and the way it functions both for current and future occupants.

5 TRENDS FOR THE FUTURE OF FM

01/04/2020

New ways of working, new platforms and new digital solutions are causing a dramatic shift in the facilities landscape, and FMs need to understand these if they are to adapt to the new paradigm.

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02/03/2020

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WHY IS THE SMART OFFICE LAGGING BEHIND THE SMART HOME?

20/09/2019

“Alexa, I’m home!” Alexa then locks the front door, activates the lights to my preset scenes, sets the oven to 180 degrees, boosts the heating to 21 degrees (lower in the bedrooms), the coffee starts to percolate, and Ed Sheeran starts to play throughout the home.

DRIVERLESS CARS 101: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE TECH

14/08/2019

Driverless cars are not a recent phenomenon. For decades now, we’ve been trying to go hands-free.

FROM SMART BUILDINGS TO INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS

02/08/2019

How can we turn a smart building into a truly intelligent one? Tony Buckingham, Regional Director at AECOM’s Smart Buildings Group explained how the very latest technology can help us improve productivity, efficiency and sustainability at the Workplace Technology Theatre.

WHAT ARE THE RISKS OF SMART BUILDINGS: 4 MYTHS DEBUNKED

18/07/2019

Smart buildings are transforming the facilities landscape, but too many people fall prey to simple misconceptions about them. To help clear the fog and dispel some of these myths, the Workplace Technology Theatre played host to a panel of smart buildings experts.

HOW CAN FM AND IT WORK TOGETHER IN SMART BUILDINGS

16/07/2019

Ravi Lakhani, Business Development Manager at ENGIE delivered his talk “Connecting Data Unlocks Smart Opportunities” in the Workplace Technology Theatre.

THE FUTURE IS BIM - ADAPT OR GET LEFT BEHIND

23/05/2019

Building information modelling (BIM) has continuously intrigued the FM industry. The many ways in which buildings can be constructed and maintained, how building performance can be understood from BIM data, in addition to how practical it is to implement BIM, are only a few of the questions it brings for Facilities Managers.

HOW MACHINE LEARNING CAN TRANSFORM FACILITIES MANAGEMENT

09/05/2019

New technology is behind the radical changes constantly taking place within the facilities management profession.