CoreNet Global Summit, Madrid 2018
Madrid | 25 - 27 September 2018 | NH Collection Madrid Eurobuilding
The largest gathering of corporate real estate professionals in Europe

Assume Nothing

26 September 2018 | 16:15 - 17:00

Assume Nothing

Discover how Facebook grew from a dorm room to a company of over 30,000 employees spread out over 34 countries around the world while staying true to its simple and functional office design principles. In 2015, Facebook opened its one-of-a-kind 2,800 single room, open plan building. The sequel to this building recently opened and holds 3,500 people in open plan. The final building of the series is slated to open in January 2020. During this session you will gain insights into how Facebook is thinking differently about the office and how they have made changes to their designs based on lessons learned. Facebook is pushing advanced technology into the workplace in a variety of different ways including: virtual facility assistants, cognitive computing around design optimization/commute planning, facility bots, and more. 

Key Takeaways:

  • Gain an appreciation of how Facebook is using technology to enhance the experience and its impact on employees.
  • Understand the progression of Facebook's campus and what's in store for the next five years.

Track: Technology

Learn about the impact of technology, automation, and innovation in this exciting new track.