Koelnmesse, Cologne, 23-27 October
Over 50,000 professional visitors from all over the world gather at Orgatec to stay informed about the future of the world of work.
The biennial international fair for office furnishings and contract is not simply an exhibition of products and solutions, but an event on culture, procedures and spaces for work.
Orgatec offers not only an overview of the global market for furnishings, lighting, floors, acoustics and multimedia technology for the office and commercial spaces, but also a wide-ranging program of events and initiatives, addressing present trends and developments.
The themes covered include new concepts for teamwork, digitalization, complete furnishing programs and workplace appeal.
The events architectureworld and Deutscher Hoteltag stand out for their innovative approach implying greater involvement of architecture in the creation of contract and hospitality projects, in response to new needs that arise with the advent of networking and digitalization.
The Plant 10.1 events area presents creative ideas for a wide range of work contexts, encouraging visitors to come to interact in a new way. The central exhibition island will demonstrate how offices can become tools of innovation.
In the Trendforum international speakers will present and discuss the themes and trends of the world of work in the 21st century, examining how companies can react and exploit them for competitive advantage.