Steelcase CEO: Building the Smart + Connected Workplace

Why does office space go unused? Why can’t people find places they want to work? Steelcase CEO, Jim Keane, joined Sam George, director Microsoft Azure IoT, for a conversation at Microsoft Ignite 2017 about Steelcase Workplace Advisor and Steelcase Personal Assistant — two new technologies harnessing big data to help people and organizations.

Find out more about the Smart and Connected Workplace.

Active 8th Graders

A renovation of a district’s schools, Hall Middle, helped propel the administration and faculty to embrace active learning.

Four Ways to Get More Creative On Your Own

Big ideas come from more than a brainstorming session with colleagues. Cal Newport, author of Deep Work, explores four rules essential for more creative and meaningful work.

Three Takeaways from Learning Spaces Symposium

Research and stories from the field showcased the full scope of how space affects learning at the Transitions North America symposium.

Microsoft Envision: The Future Needs Creative Thinkers

Today people are being asked to be more creative and innovative at work. Together, Steelcase and Microsoft have created an ecosystem of technology-enabled spaces to support the creative process. Jim Keane, Steelcase CEO, and Ryan Gavin, general manager Microsoft Surface, took part in a discussion about how Creative Spaces can boost creativity at work during Microsoft Envision 2017.

Steelcase CEO: Data Can Help Solve Workplace Challenges

Steelcase CEO Jim Keane sits down with 360 Real Time host Katie Pace to discuss how technology can help create a dynamic workplace. Steelcase Workplace Advisor helps organizations identify which spaces are working and which are not. And, the Steelcase Personal Assistant mobile app helps people find the spaces and people they need to do their jobs.

Microsoft Azure: How IoT Is Changing the Workplace

Sam George, director, Microsoft Azure IoT, joins Joel Zwier, Smart + Connected strategic partner lead at Steelcase, to reflect on the cutting edge work being done to create Smart + Connected workplaces. New solutions created by Steelcase, and built on the Microsoft Azure IoT platform, bring together people, technology and place to increase productivity and employee satisfaction.

JLL

When it came time to revitalize the JLL Pittsburgh office the company leveraged Steelcase’s proprietary collection of Workplace Tools+Resources, to create an entirely new office environment that has transformed the ways their employees work and captivated clients.

Telnyx

Technology takes talent. Whether it’s hardware or software, behind the lines of code and high-tech circuitry are people who bring digital innovations to life. At Telnyx, a VoIP service provider for businesses, CEO David Casem says recruiting the right technical talent, engaging and retaining them is the most difficult task of running his company. That’s why Telnyx leverages their work environment to help attract great tech talent.

Steelcase Shapes Future Office with Microsoft Azure

At Microsoft Ignite, Steelcase introduced new technologies helping organizations harness big data to create better workplaces for people.

Harnessing the Power of Active Learning Environments

The Innovative Learning Environments and Teacher Change (ILETC) research project is helping educators optimize active learning environments.