works in colaboration with partners who are experts
in various areas of Smart Working.
We are also joined by
partners who sponsor particular events and publications.
following partners have supported the production of
the new edition of the Smart Working Handbook.
Unified Communications, and the virtual teamwork
practices it promotes, is undoubtedly the
cornerstone of Smarter Working for businesses today.
With 90% of enterprise employees working off-site
some of the time, more people than ever are
collaborating through audio and web conferencing.
81% of professionals rank phone calls as critical to
their success and productivity.
So while people are spending ever greater amounts
of time away from the office, Voice Intelligibility
and the human connection continues to play a
critical role for dispersed working. Unified
Telephony solutions facilitate the need to juggle
desk, mobile and internet calls from wherever you
are working, as well as the need to work and move
As the market leaders in unified and mobile
headsets, Plantronics is the partner of choice when
considering smarter working.
For further information see
Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is leading the transition to
software-defining the workplace, uniting
virtualisation, mobility management, networking and
SaaS solutions to enable new ways for businesses and
people to work better.
Citrix solutions power business mobility through
secure, mobile workspaces that provide people with
instant access to apps, desktops, data and
communications on any device, over any network and
cloud. With annual revenue in 2014 of $3.14 billion,
Citrix solutions are in use at more than 330,000
organisations and by over 100 million users
Learn more at
CMI Workplace specialises in creating smart and
efficient office environments that drive
organisational performance as well as inspire
productivity and collaboration.
With our eyes firmly on the broad range of
benefits that smart working delivers, from cost
savings and operational efficiencies to enriched
communications and improved performance, we
understand that the physical environment plays a
crucial role in the successful transformation to
We have a proven track record in understanding
the DNA of each client and creating innovative,
inspiring and sustainable work spaces that deliver
genuine cost savings, enriched workforce
collaboration, enhanced working practices and
improved operational efficiencies.
Our experience covers commercial and private
sectors in the UK and overseas, working as part of
an expert team or directly for clients.
Workplace design | Interior design | smart
01908 224 160
Ecophon is part of the Saint-Gobain Group. The
company is a global supplier of acoustic ceiling and
wall systems that contribute to good room acoustics
and support a healthy indoor environment, with a
focus on offices, education, healthcare,
and industrial manufacturing premises.
Ecophon’s efforts are guided by a vision of
earning global leadership in room acoustic comfort
through the design and manufacture of
sound-absorbing systems that enhance end users’
performance and wellbeing. Ecophon maintains an
dialogue with government agencies,
organisations and research institutes, and is
involved in formulating national standards in the
field of room acoustics. Ecophon contributes to a
better working environment wherever people work and
Tel: 01256 850977
Creating engagement and excitement in a time of
change. The transition to smart working is a huge
investment for any company and ensuring that your
employees are informed, engaged and excited at every
stage is essential for success.
Vision 29 provides internal communications and
employee engagement on a consultancy basis to
companies undergoing this transition. Vision 29 will
manage all aspects of your internal communications
strategy or complement your existing internal team,
providing additional resource when and where it’s
The end result will be an educated and engaged
workforce who joins you on the journey to smart
working and understands the impact of the changes to
both the business and to themselves as individuals.
Workplace Manager from HOP
Associates is a cloud-based set of applications to
measure workplace performance, engage with employees
and manage offices. Clients – mainly large
organisations in the private and public sectors –
use Workplace Manager to cut costs, improve
productivity and reduce environmental impact. It can
be deployed directly by employers or as a managed
service with expert consulting support.
For further information,
demonstrations or trials see