Last night Futurecity Curator and Project Manager, Jennifer Barnes, was part of the team who were announced winners of the BCO NextGen Future of Workplace competition. The team, 88mph, will attend the BCO conference in Berlin next year to present their proposal. When presented the award, the judges said they felt that our proposal could be taken and built today which was great praise (you can read the full proposal here).
The 88mph winning team includes:Jennifer Barnes – Curator and Project Manager, Futurecity
Laura Hannigan – Engineer, Associate, AKTII
Annabel Koeck – Project Architect, Grimshaw
Amelia Maxwell – Finance and Commercial Manager, Lendlease
The competition was judged by:
  • Cristiano Testi (Chair), Director & LLP Member at tp bennett; Chairman of BCO NextGen London Committee; Fellow of the RSA
  • John Forrester, Chief Executive, EMEA, Cushman & Wakefield
  • David Hamilton, Director of Projects, Malcolm Reading Consultants
  • Ben Johnson, Director, Workplace Resources EMEA, IHS Markit
  • Shannon Pope-Ellis, Store Planning & Design Director, Estée Lauder Companies
  • Ken Shuttleworth, Founding Director, Make Architects; BCO President