CoreNet Global Summit, Amsterdam 2019
Amsterdam | 10 - 12 September 2019

What's Next for Co-working?

11 September 2019 | 16:40 - 17:00

What's Next for Co-working?

Inspired by the energy and success of commercial co-working spaces, corporations are creating their own internal or "corporate" co-working spaces to drive innovation and to disrupt themselves before getting disrupted from the outside. Are corporations ready for open innovation? Can they directly apply the commercial co-working model with all its fundamental values, such as openly sharing information or placing learning over expertise? This presentation reveals the findings of a global research that investigated the success stories of and lessons learned from 15 companies globally that have built their own co-working spaces. Examine the drivers behind creating these spaces, their expected and unexpected benefits, and how results and performance are measured.

Key Takeaways:

  • Identify the main drivers behind creating corporate co-working spaces, as well as several unexpected benefits and lessons learned.
  • Discover new ways of how companies define success of these spaces, including performance measures.
  • Learn about innovative processes how companies built their co-working spaces, and what their future plans and challenges are.