Today we understand that collaboration is central to innovation and is a key catalyst for business growth. Solving problems and implementing solutions require people and teams to build on each other’s ideas and iterate quickly whether in the same location or distributed nationally or globally. To top that, collaborative work is more dependent on technology than ever. As workspaces shrink and private offices are reduced or eliminated, a real need for smart, functional and flexible collaborative office furniture emerges, solutions that can mesh both analog and digital technology.
We compiled 5 types of collaboration furniture and technology solutions that can quickly transform an open plan environment by providing easy access to agile and productive meeting spaces.
Mobile Kiosks & Displays
This category truly is the most versatile. You can turn any unused office area into an impromptu collaborative zone simply by moving these products into place. Great for agile teams and projects that require impromptu collaboration on the fly.
|Exponents Mobile Display||media:scape Mobile||media:scape Kiosk||Verb Whiteboard|
To create dynamic collaboration spaces that combine both digital and analog capabilities, consider an interactive display. This is the solution for the 21st century, connecting people anywhere, anytime with seamless all-in-one componentry. Learn labs, meeting rooms, multi-purpose rooms, even a cafe area can all be enhanced by these technology focused solutions.
|Microsoft Surface Hub|
Smart Ancillary Furniture
Smart furniture that can host an informal meeting, provide a place for lunch or welcome guests in an entry. Tight on space? This type of solution is multi-functional and cost-effective by optimizing real estate and working hard throughout the space.
|Regard Modular Lounge||Campfire Paper Table|
Quickly pull up to one of these shared tables and begin collaborating. Stand alone solutions for meeting rooms that can be placed throughout a floor plan. Designed for collaborating with ease and efficiency.
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Collaborative Lounge Furniture
Increasingly, meetings are happening in lounge environments, casual, comfortable and prized by Millenials. How about making these spaces work smarter? With shields for privacy and built-in video conferencing, this type of solution adds efficiency and productivity to the collaborative lounge.