Return Agile Conference
Join us for Return Agile, a two-day event that brings together experts from facility management, space management, workplace, and commercial real estate to discuss strategies for a move back to the office.
The event will be streamed live in the Americas and EMEA on May 26-27 and in APAC on May 27-28, 2021.
Our keynote speaker, Adam Grant - Organizational Psychologist, The Wharton School of Business; Bestselling Author; Host: WorkLife, a TED Original Podcast - will present insightful and entertaining information about The Importance of Data in the Workplace After the Pandemic. He’ll be followed by James Franklin, SpaceIQ Chief Customer Officer, who will discuss how to manage change as we return to the office.
But that’s just the beginning! Your registration opens the door to a wealth of breakout sessions hosted by SpaceIQ experts and customers. Classes cover an array of agile and return-to-work topics, including:
- Identifying Value and the Key Stakeholders for Workplace Technology
- How to Create an Agile Workplace / Hybrid Workplace / ABW / Flex
- Partnering Across Departments to Build the Modern Workplace
- How to Build a Business Case for Real Estate Technology and Show Value
All fees listed are in USD.
James is a transformational leader focused on innovative uses of technology to transform how employees use and benefit from their workplaces.
Angela has more than a decade of experience in corporate real estate and facilities management, and currently serves as the vice-chair of the CoreNet Global Australia Chapter.
Over the last 20 years Craig has led operations, workplace and facilities functions across some of Australia’s most recognised brands including McDonalds, Hoyts Cinemas, National Australia Bank, Medibank, AGL Energy, Victorian Government and most recently, the Transurban Group globally.
Fady brings 25 years of healthcare consulting and design to his role as Practice Leader, Strategic Advisory Services and works with a wide range of healthcare organizations, hospitals, and medical centers.
Keenan helps orchestrate the design and evolution of the company's IoT stack and is focused on physical computing and embedded technologies in the built environment, leading to a life of designing everything from houses to robots.
Jennifer oversees all of the facility information management, and GIS (planning data and analysis) for school board planning activities, representing over 1.25 million square meters of facility space.
Murray oversees the IWMS used to manage CBE’s corporate real estate assets that represent 1.8 million square meters. Previously Murry spent 25 years as an Archibus implementation partner.
Phil has spent the past 19 years helping organizations like WeWork, JLL, and Credit Suisse transform their operational processes. His consulting work enables him to fuel his passion for workplace strategy and employee experience.
Peter is a qualified architect with over 25 years of experience in workplace and commercial building design and has spent the past 7 years focused on helping organizations develop strategies to transform their workplaces to align with their business strategy.
Cassandra has over 20 years of experience working on a wide range of global workplace, commercial, industrial, retail, luxury residential and government projects. She specialises in strategic planning, client briefing, all aspects of design through to delivery.
Glenn has two decades of a combined audit, corporate real estate, facilities, and workplace technology background experience, helping leaders solve problems and unleash the power of their workplace.
Kelly has extensive experience being ‘in the trenches’ with many Fortune 1000 companies such as ExxonMobil, PepsiCo, and HP for the past 12 years, helping them solve complex problems with technology.
Fred collaborates with internal and external stakeholders to set the Archibus product roadmap and works closely with the engineering team in the agile software development process and with the sales and marketing teams on product launches.
Over the past 12+ years, Danielle has worked with a variety of cross-functional teams to help partners grow their business, giving her incredible visibility into the implementation of customer solutions around the globe.
Sonia has received a number of awards in her work in the real property community and is accountable for delivery of the annual fit-up program and for modernizing the Government of Canada workplace under the WP2.0 GCworkplace fit-up standards.
Wayne has over 25 years in the Real Property and Facilities Management industry and has extensive experience helping clients with business roadmaps, bridging the gaps between IT best practices, facilities management requirements, and human resource needs.
Aaron is a data-driven marketing and product executive experienced in building high-performing teams. Prior to joining SpaceIQ in February 2021, Aaron was the Senior Vice President of Marketing for JLL Digital Solutions Group and Chief Marketing Officer for OnSolve, an event information management company.
Barbara Robinson has been in the higher education Facilities sector for more than 25 years working across three Universities in Brisbane Queensland. Working as architect, project manager, systems administrator, data analyst and space manager. Barbara is an active member of the Go8 Performance Reporting group and TEFMA.
Otto has 15-plus years’ experience in developing global real estate strategies and implementing workplace designs and operations to enhance culture, mission, and collaboration. Otto has success in developing workforce strategy and flexible workstyles to adapt to the ever-changing distributed and remote workforce environment.
Rohan provides technical expertise, working closely with business development and account management teams to ensure that the products being offered can meet a client’s requirements, helping solve current and future challenges. Prior to joining SpaceIQ, Rohan spent five years in corporate real estate working in the workplace and facilities teams managing space, relocations and refurbishments nationally for a large insurance company across Australia. It was this experience using Serraview that he shifted his career into prop tech and helping others understand the benefits of SpaceIQ’s solutions.
Ian has been working in the space software industry for the past 10 years. Starting in customer service, Ian quickly became an expert on his product and eventually drew the attention of the Sales department. Since then, Ian has worked as a Solutions Engineer on various space management products serving a wide range of industries, including Telecom, Retail, Healthcare, Finance, Technology (big and small companies alike) and more.
Matt has vast experience in creative problem solving, from beginning his career as an Industrial Engineer at Walt Disney World to his prior role as the Director of Business Intelligence and Analytics at a commercial real estate firm. Before joining SpaceIQ, Matt worked with companies of various sizes, industries, and global presence to find the right technology solution across the market to meet their organization goals. At SpaceIQ, Matt's team work with companies to understand their business needs and determine how our solutions will enable them to be successful.
Nick has more than 20 years of progressive experience in the fields of real estate and facility management, mechanical and application engineering, and enterprise software deployments. Prior to his current leadership role, Nick served as Archibus, Inc., Director of Client Services where he managed Professional Services, Technical Support, and Training.
Dennis Krieger is Director of Partner Success at Clockworks Analytics, a Fault Detection & Diagnostics platform empowering facilities teams to proactively manage and improve building performance. Dennis has devoted his entire career to making buildings run better. Dennis enjoys deploying cutting-edge FDD technology to enable others to implement scalable proactive maintenance programs and services.
With more than 28 years of experience, James possesses expertise in strategic planning, for workplace systems with a specific focus on technology infrastructure supporting healthcare, data centers, trading floors, office facilities, industrial automation and educational facilities. James’ professional passion is directing technology enabled workplace optimization strategies, real estate strategies, workplace technology programs, and operational process improvements.
Nathan Eagles is a Sr. Product Manager for Cisco DNA Spaces. He is responsible for leading the DNA Spaces partner ecosystem, a rapidly growing group of DNA Spaces App Center partners that leverage the DNA Spaces platform to deliver line of business outcomes to customers. At Cisco, in addition to DNA Spaces, Nathan has led products in IoT wireless and Identity and Access Management. Prior to Cisco, Nathan worked in product marketing and customer experience for Workiva, a cloud financial reporting and compliance solution.
Melissa is Founder and Executive Director of PLASTARC, a social research, workplace innovation, and real estate strategy consultancy. Melissa is an expert in Workplace Strategy and a leader in Change Management services. She has defined a career in workplace innovation by embedding the added value of real estate strategy within design, architecture and master planning projects around the world.
Amelia ("Amy") Rosen recently served as the 2018-2019 National President of the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) and the 2019 Student Director for the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Amy is currently working as a Sociospatial Designer at PLASTARC in New York and is an At-Large Representative on the AIA Strategic Council.
Eric joined Autodesk in 2019 as Director, AEC Thought Leadership & Strategy. Prior to Autodesk, Eric worked 11 years at Dassault Systèmes after acquisition of Seemage, a startup he co-founded in 2002. His last position was Senior Director for Built Environment, in charge of disruptive technologies as IoT, robotics and additive construction. Before founding Seemage, Eric was CTO for Graitec, then Robobat, two international market leaders for 3D structural engineering solutions.
In 1991, Eric received a Ph.D. in Numerical Simulations from Ecole Centrale de Paris. In 2018, he earned an MSc in Applied Maths for Data Sciences from Data ScienceTech Institute to complement his 25 years of expertise in Digitalization of our Built Environment.
Dr Milad Saad (BEng, MDesComp, PhD) has over thirty years of professional experience in the architecture, engineering, building and technology industries. As a PhD student at the University of Sydney and into his professional career, Dr Saad has always been dedicated to innovative technologies, leadership and success. He established ICAD Consultants in 1990s, which quickly emerged as the top provider of world’s first and most-deployed IWMS, Archibus, in Australia and New Zealand. Dr Saad’s career has led to him teaching, researching and consulting in; computer-aided design, information technology, database design management and ICT.
Mariann has more than 15 years of expertise in multiple areas of real estate management and delivery, such as design, strategic planning, program management, project management, space management, move management, change management, business development and communications serving the private sector. She works with business leaders to identify opportunities where design, innovation and technology can be used as key enablers to assist in organizational transformation. Mariann is a strong communicator with experience in leading teams across work streams to ensure successful implementation of Integrated Workplace Management Systems.
Nai Kanell is the Chief Marketing Officer for SpaceIQ, a company whose cloud-based platform SpaceIQ makes your workplaces smarter and your employee experiences better. She interacts and collaborates with customers, prospects, industry analysts, and other workplace management professionals to promote and improve the SpaceIQ platform. Nai regularly authors articles and presents to local, national, and global business groups on workplace management culture, current issues, and future trends. Nai holds a Business Marketing degree from the University of Utah. She is a passionate growth marketer and advocate for women in business and leadership.