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Back to the Office: Return strategies for the workplace and office buildings

June 03, 2020
12:00 PM EDT to 1:00 PM EDT
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Join Mariela Buendia-Corrochano, Principal, Gensler and Board Member, WWLI as she shares best practices for returning to the office. COVID-19’s impact will require organizations in every industry to flex and evolve their office spaces and interactions, both in real-time and in the long-term.   In her presentation, Mariela will cover health and safety measures, office design and layout modifications, technology solutions, and more.

Click here to see a short video intro from Mariela.

About the Speaker:

Throughout her 20 years of leadership at Gensler, Mariela has inspired us with her fabulous mixture of innate character, education, talent, and passion for people.

With her work on law firms, corporate workplaces, education, retail and product design, Mariela pushes design thinking to better serve her clients’ needs.

Formerly the Managing Director for Gensler’s Mexico City office and one of Gensler’s Global Design Leaders, she works across the firm from her Washington, DC base to elevate Gensler’s design by developing talent and promoting innovation.  As the Southeast Region’s Design Synergy Leader, Mariela engages in regional initiatives that foster cross-discipline design synergy and broaden the firm’s design dialogue. Her unique design sensibility has touched projects ranging in scale from complex headquarters to signature workplaces.  


$0.00 Complimentary Member Ticket

$75.00 Non-Member Ticket