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  • 19 November 2018

    UK turns to smart technology

    Cities across the UK are increasingly looking at how smart technology can shape policy decisions. For example, traffic light sensors can collect data, which can then be analysed to determine traffic hotspots, or notify drivers of hold-ups, or the findings used to plan better transport systems

  • 19 November 2018

    How will smart buildings shape the future of work?

    In future businesses will increasingly harness data and technology to optimise how their employees use workspaces.

  • 19 November 2018

    Creating a feel-good factor with sustainable office design

    Managers are becoming increasingly aware that a sustainably-designed workspace helps to attract and retain the best talent.

  • 19 November 2018

    Sustainable through technology

    Innovation is becoming increasingly important in the workplace. We’re already seeing companies adopt technology focused on enabling buildings to be more efficient or utilising data to ensure better facilities management.

  • 19 November 2018

    Ventilation and natural light

    The guiding principles are to provide access to ventilation and natural light wherever possible. Streaming natural light into buildings via skylights, incorporating floor to ceiling glass walls, or incorporating morale-boosting greenery, all help to create a feel-good factor.

  • 25 October 2017

    A turbulent transforming world; how to re-imagine this as an opportunity

    It’s time for business leaders to seize the digital era, says Gordon Wilson, CEO of Advanced

  • 19 November 2016

    The dilemmas of disruption

    Most British businesses are grappling with how to turn our world of change into an auspicious moment of future opportunity. The host of speakers at today’s annual CBI Conference, themed around ‘Innovation, Growth and Prosperity in a World of Disruption’, will undoubtedly explore how this climate can be harnessed to enhance business growth and shared prosperity across the UK. 

  • 18 November 2016

    Getting the workplace ready for the technology revolution

    Technology is set to transform work and workplaces between now and 2030 say global property consultants JLL

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  • 20 February 2019

    Manufacturing activity weakens

    Manufacturing output growth slowed in the quarter to February, while order books improved slightly, according to the latest monthly CBI Industrial Trends Survey.

  • 8 February 2019

    The Prime Minister seeks changes to the backstop

    This week the Prime Minister has been to Northern Ireland and Brussels as she seeks to renegotiate her Brexit deal. Meanwhile, the CBI has continued to underline the dangers of a no deal Brexit and has highlighted the hugely damaging implications for the UK of crashing out of trade deals it belongs to through membership of the EU. 

  • 7 February 2019

    No deal threat to London's long-term competitiveness

    A no deal Brexit could hit London’s valuable services sector.

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