femb at INDEX Dubai 2014

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The FEMB sponsored the Design talks at Workspace in Dubai. The show, part of Index allowed speaker to present some important subjects on the office environment.

President Julian Roebuck and Secretary General Colin Watson were interviewed on Dubai Eye Radio. They both also presented at the talks. Julian covering the role of the FEMB and the initiatives to support the European office furniture industry in world market. Colin reviewed the changes over the last 20 years in office furniture and presented an up to date view of trends from research.

Dr Sasch Peters gave an intriguing look at new materials and how they could be used to add to world sustainability while giving new options for the office interior. The talk was a precursor for an exhibition at Orgatec in October.

The world in 25 years’ time was the subject for Birgit Gebhardt to eloquently describe in a stimulating talk.


View all the presentations here;

Colin Watson – The last 20 years in office furniture

Julian Roebuck – The role of the femb

Birgit Gebhardt – The world in 25 years

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