june, 2020

20jun4:00 pm6:00 amM Talks China - The Future of Work: A Post-Virus Forecast


Event Details

Where: Glam, 7/F, No.5 The Bund, 20 Guangdong Lu, Shanghai
When: 4-6pm, Saturday, 20th June

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Take a step back to observe the progression of workplace in the last few decades, and how it all quickly came to a screeching halt, due to a new microscopic pathogen. Should we forget the flexible open office environment, or can technology come to the rescue?

Luis Portas is the Design Director at WeWork Greater China and responsible for the overall product design and development in Greater China markets including Hong Kong and Taiwan. Overseeing a team of over thirty design professionals, his focus on new technologies and design, allied to disruptive solutions, aims to shape the office of the future. From concept to execution, Luis’ directive is to constantly innovate the workplace through human experience, storytelling, and design. Luis has an extensive architectural experience around the world focused on building up teams for success in challenging, hyper-growth environments. Prior to joining WeWork, he worked for Atkins as Senior Architect, focusing on mixed-use and commercial developments in Shanghai and Hong Kong, and elevating retail brands with BIM and standards implementation. In addition to being a Portuguese registered architect, he is a part-time cinematographer and fiction writer.


(Saturday) 4:00 pm - 6:00 am



No.5 The Bund (corner of Guangdong Lu)