Steelcase CEO Q+A: New Center Enhances Agility

Steelcase CEO Jim Keane explains how the new Munich Learning and Innovation Center will create a more agile organization to accelerate innovation.

Creating the Link Between Learning and Innovation

Every CEO in every industry is talking about disruption: the sense that new digital technologies, the forces of globalization, the growth of new business models and the emergence of artificial intelligence are creating new winners and losers in every industry, and redefining entire industries.

The Race to Digitize

With data business driving growth, IT professionals are coming out of the basement to get involved in projects as upfront problem-solvers in highly agile teams.

Educause Features Steelcase Education ALC Partner

An active learning champion from the University of Saint Mary in Kansas shared her school’s active learning journey at Educause.

Inspiration Office: The Artist’s New Canvas

Workplace Solutions in New Orleans partnered with local artists to create a dual-purpose showroom and art gallery.

School District Rethinks Creativity + Collaboration

How do you bring back the “buzz” in our schools? Dan Behm, superintendent of Forest Hills Public Schools in Grand Rapids, Michigan, wanted to banish boring and reinvigorate students, teachers and staff at all levels. Steelcase’s Applied Research + Consulting team worked with his district to rethink curiosity, collaboration and communication.

d.confestival: The Future of Design Thinking

International innovators and research experts gathered in Germany to explore the importance of place to design thinking.

FORWARD Fellows Challenged with Wicked Design Problem

How might we design environments that optimize the combined capabilities of humans and machines? This is the central question FORWARD fellows are exploring. Supported by Steelcase and the Savannah College of Art and Design, the FORWARD fellowship invited emerging design leaders from the Americas and Europe to Italy. There, they were exposed to a variety of design thinking methods, research on artificial intelligence and new ways of working before embarking on a nearly year-long quest to figure out how space can help solve a wicked problem.

Rethinking An Old Project Room to Support Creativity

When creativity is supported, it becomes a habit. Here’s three ideas for turning an existing project room into a place for creative work.

Q+A: Creating the Next Evolution of the Workplace

Steve Sanders, general manager of Smart + Connected at Steelcase, shares his team’s vision for the next generation workplace.