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Will the Future Workspace Make Us More Human? A Conversation with Antony Slumbers

Posted on July 5, 2018 by GCUC UK in Conference, Coworking, Coworking Trends, GCUC UK, Tech

Antony Slumbers has long worked at the intersection of workspace and tech. With decades of experience in commercial real estate tech, web and app development, workspace software creation, research and writing about technology and property, and even European art dealing, Slumbers has unique insights into the impact built environments have on the way we work. He’s particularly interested in conversations about the future of technology in the workplace and how tech in the coworking industry is “going to get turbocharged… Read More »

15 Resources for European Coworking Space Operators

Posted on June 25, 2018 by GCUC UK in Conference, Coworking, GCUC UK

For all the headlines that the shared workspace and coworking world attract, there is little mention of the mass of long-running open source groups, wikis, resources and online collaborations that the coworking movement has created. Every day, thousands of people share over a decade worth of knowledge about how to run a coworking space and what is coming next in coworking. (If you search hard enough in these groups you can find mentions of the first ever GCUC event at… Read More »

Reimagining the Workspace Landscape in London: a Q&A with Olly Olsen from The Office Group

Posted on June 20, 2018 by GCUC UK in Conference, Coworking, GCUC UK, Speakers

The Office Group co-founders Olly Olsen and Charlie Green are presenting at GCUC UK September 25 and 26 in London. Tickets are available now. by Cat Johnson In 2003, The Office Group reimagined what shared workspace could be like in London. Recognising that serviced offices were overpriced and under delivering, founders Olly Olsen and Charlie Green set out to provide a high-quality workspace experience. Now The Office Group has over 15,000 members working in 33 buildings. I spoke with Olly about… Read More »

GCUC UK and Coworking Europe Offer Joint Ticket to Both Events

Posted on by GCUC UK in Conference, Coworking, GCUC UK

In the true “co” spirit of coworking, GCUC UK and Coworking Europe are delighted to announce a collaboration which will benefit all coworking aficionados. Not only will GCUC UK and Coworking Europe collaborate on content, the two organizations are offering a super saver joint ticket for those people who want to attend both events. As Jean Yves Huwart, executive producer of Coworking Europe explains, “The UK is by far the most advanced coworking market in Europe. It’s good to have… Read More »

included.co to coordinate GCUC Coworking Tours in London on 27 September

Posted on June 17, 2018 by GCUC UK in Conference, Coworking, GCUC UK

Coworking tours are a massive part of GCUC . They provide the opportunity to be explore innovative spaces that are leading the way in their sphere of excellence. This year we are happy to announce our friends from included.co will be coordinating the tours for GCUC UK. Hector Kolonas, founder of included.co said “We are delighted to be involved with the first ever GCUC UK and look forward to planning some insightful tours exploring London’s vibrant coworking sector and the… Read More »

London to Showcase the Future of Work as GCUC, the World’s Largest Coworking Conference, Debuts in Europe

Posted on June 3, 2018 by GCUC UK in Conference

Coworking in the UK is red hot right now. The market is growing, investment capital is pouring in and coworking is now considered mainstream by most commercial real estate analysts. Despite the growth, increased market research and capital, however, the UK coworking industry doesn’t have an event that brings together leading providers from all types of spaces, from small independent coworking spaces to scaled flexible workspace brands. GCUC UK aims to fix that. Part of the Global Coworking Unconference Conference… Read More »

GCUC London Coworking conference September 25th & 26th 2018

Posted on March 17, 2018 by Justin Harley in Conference, GCUC UK

GCUC (short for the Global Coworking Unconference Conference) is bringing its conference to the UK this September to run the very first Coworking Conference in the UK. GCUC is the largest Coworking conference series in the world having hosted events this year in New York, Shanghai, Singapore, Melbourne, Taipei and Vancouver. GCUC’ founder Liz Elam said, “We are so excited to bring GCUC to the London. 2017 was an incredible year in the UK and 2018 promises so much too.… Read More »

International Women’s Day: 10 Interviews with Leading Female Entrepreneurs

Posted on March 15, 2018 by Liz Elam in Conference, Coworking, Coworking Trends, Future of Work

By Jo Meunier (née Disney) The Founders of Women Who Cowork said it: “The coworking and flexible workspace industry has been pioneered and shaped, in large part, by women” The flexible workspace industry wouldn’t be where it is today without the vision, drive and laser focus of leading ladies. In celebration of International Women’s Day, we’re highlighting the work of women who have powered the global flexible workspace industry. One thing is certain: women mean business. The flexible workspace industry… Read More »

7 Coworking Game Changers Reinventing the Future of Work

Posted on March 6, 2018 by Liz Elam in Community, Conference, Coworking, Coworking Trends, Future of Work, GCUC USA

GCUC is happening in NYC this April and we always like to point out a few of our friends that you should make a point to meet…   Grant Horsfield - Grant is doing all the things. Hospitality, Coworking, Co-living, Health, Wellness, Technology and more. Buckle your seatbelt he is about to school you. Ashley Proctor - When she isn’t promoting a nation health plan called Co-Hip (created and inspired by her own harrowing tale after devastating injuries left her… Read More »

How attending GCUC changed my workspace

GCUC was such an awesome conference - coming from tech startup land some conferences can just be - who's on your board - how much have you raised, how many on your team blah blah blah for a product that doesn't even exist! So my space was a co-working space but I was focusing on "startups and entrepreneurs" coz that is what I know GCUC showed me a bigger picture of what co-working can and should be. I want my… Read More »