Future Offices Spring Conference

Austin, TX, United States

Reshaping Office Design Through Shifts in Technology

Future Offices is back, and this time we are bringing our thought leaders and site tours to Austin, Texas! With an increasing influx of millennials and a multi-generational workforce, Austin corporate real estate is flourishing. With a fiercely competitive workforce and lower business and living costs, Austin is predicted to be one of the top cities for business growth for 2019.

With countless trends affecting the future of the workplace, we're focusing on the most important and timely:

  • Advancements in Technology
  • Localization in the Workplace
  • The Co-Working Transformation
  • Social Interaction
  • Mixed-Use Offices
  • Biophilic Office Design
  • Architecture for Connection
  • Employee Collaboration
  • Health & Wellness

Advisory Board

  • Tracy Hawkins, Global Head of Real Estate & Workplace, Twitter
  • Sanjiv Awasthi, VP Global Real Estate, Cigna
  • Anthony Parzanese, Global Senior Manager | Head of Workplace Innovation, Red Hat
  • Nona Gross, Workplace Transformation and Change Management, Verizon


  • Don Crichton, Director, Global Workplace Solutions | Global Real Estate, Amazon
  • Michael Kruklinski, EVP, Head of Region Americas, Siemens Real Estate
  • Rachel Druckenmiller, Director of Wellbeing, Alera Group
  • Michelle Caldwell, North America Digital Workplace Transformation Lead, Avanade
  • Sandra Peterson Corkern, Associate Director | Workplace Management Leader | Real Estate Technology & Innovation | Business Enablement, Ernst & Young
  • Karen Gill, Vice President, Workplace Strategy, Fidelity Investments
  • Chris Mach, Global Workplace Strategy, AT&T
  • Jenna Geigerman, Director, Real Estate & Strategy, Citrix
  • William Martin, Senior Director of Real Estate and Facilities, HMS
  • Scott Hazard, Head of Global Real Estate, Atlassian
  • Sam Lampe, AVP, Corporate Services Portfolio Management & Workplace Strategy, USAA
  • John Bonano, Project Manager, Innovation and Design, Citrix
  • Warren Kleban, Director, Real Estate & Workplace, Instacart
  • Elizabeth Medford, Asset Management Unit Head, US Central West Region Siemens Real Estate
  • Nichelle Grant, Head of Vertical Markets, Siemens Smart Infrastructure, Americas
  • Cathy Klein, Workplace Experience Coordinator, Unity Technologies
  • Geraldine Toussaint, Director of Real Estate, Facilities and Workplace Services, The Princeton Review
  • Jacob Bates, Chief Executive Officer, CommonGrounds
  • Robert Moore, CEO, Workframe
  • Richard Smith, Founder & CEO, Office Freedom
  • Elizabeth von Goeler, Principal,, Interior Designer & Workplace Strategist Sasaki
  • Mary Lee Duff, LEED AP, IIDA, Principal and Senior Director of Strategy, IA Interior Architects
  • Jen Heath, Director of Product Operations, AsureSpace, Asure Software
  • Greg Brenner, Managing Director of National Client Services, WB Engineers+ Consultants
  • Jesse Fisher, PE, CPD, Associate Principal, Senior Engineer, WB Engineers+ Consultants
  • Richard Sexton, President Office, Freedom
Workshop & Site Tours Day - Monday, April 29, 2019

Conference Day One - Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Conference Day Two - Wednesday, May 1, 2019


Hyatt Regency Austin
208 Barton Springs
Austin, Texas 78704                       

Discover the contagious energy of the city in the quiet comfort of our downtown Austin location. Fresh off a $47-million-renovation, Hyatt Regency Austin is perfectly nestled on the shores of Lady Bird Lake with close access to 6th Street entertainment, the Austin Convention Center and South Congress for dining and shopping.

Relax, work, or entertain in the recently renovated hotel rooms in Austin, TX tailored to suit any style and taste. From oversized suites to pet friendly accommodations, they have thought of it all. Each of the contemporary spaces feature a signature Hyatt Grand Bed with down duvets, free Wi-Fi and a 55" flat screen TV.

The special room rate of $249 has been established to make your reservation process easy.  Simply call (512) 477-1234 and give the group name IQPC Future Offices or click here to book online. You must make your reservation no later than April 5th, 2019. For your convenience, the special rate has been extended three days before and after the conference.

Please note: We will never recommend, approve or appoint any third party rooming service to act on our behalf. Please be extremely wary if you are approached by any such companies. We will always endeavour to negotiate the best available rates for you so please use the Hotel's website link provided.
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San Francisco, CA
United States
Event details
Organizer : IQPC North America
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-19246