Re-envisioning of the work environment. Mackinac system consists of distinct “microzones” that support focused work, collaboration among 2-3 colleagues, privacy for rejuvenation as well as easy accessibility for learning and socializing — all in a compact footprint that works in both a private office or a totally open floor plan.
New partnerships are helping to bring the comforting Danish concept of ‘hygge’ to the office.
An intricate tabletop that creates itself in less than a half hour? MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab, led by Skylar Tibbits and Jared Laucks, is redefining the possibilities of 3D printing and collaborating with Steelcase to explore what that could mean for the future.