Join Coworking Europe 2021 conference in Vienna!
Ticket to the Vienna conference also includes the access to all monthly online live sessions held in 2021 and to the Coworking Europe networking virtual Hub.

Below, we present the Coworking Europe Program for 2021 conference in Vienna. 

Nov. 30th - Pre-conference

  • 09.00-18.00 Coworking Tour Day

    Self-guided Coworking Tour – Coworking Spaces in Vienna and Bratislava are opening their doors to the international community.

  • 14.00-18.00 Coworking Tour around Coworking Spaces in Vienna lead by the Vienna Business Agency

    Official Program – Introduction and guiding by the Vienna Business Agency (VBA). VBA will show some coworking spaces in Vienna to the first Coworking Europe attendees on the scene.

  • 20.00-23.00 Welcome Dinner at Schweizerhaus

    Join the evening in a rustic beer hall & garden with 19th-century origins serving traditional Viennese dishes. 

    Schweizerhaus (Prater, Vienna)

Dec. 1st - Austria Center Vienna

  • 09.30-09.35 Welcome speech

    Welcome Speech and briefing of the conference

    Jean-Yves Huwart, Coworking Europe

  • 09.35-09.45 Vienna: How the city uses new working patterns to increase the quality of living

    Keynote – Vienna is ranked as the city with the highest quality of living worldwide. How are developments like coworking offerings and soft mobilty solutions contributing? How can Vienna move further into this direction?

    City of Vienna

  • 09.45-10.05 An overview of the Vienna and Austrian Coworking ecosystem

    Collective talk with some of the representative of the Austrian and Viennese coworking scene.

    Dusan Duffek, Coworking Campus (Bratislava); Herwig Zöttl, Coworking Austria (Innsbruck); Anita Komarek, Hotel Schani (Vienna) TBC

  • 10.05-10.20 Global Coworking Survey - Latest Data

    Keynote – The Global Coworking Survey is the world most comprehensive study on coworking. The latest outcome will be presented in Vienna.

    Carsten Foertsch, Deskmag (Berlin)

  • 10.20-10.35 An overview of the European coworking market almost two years after the outbreak of the Covid-19 Pandemic

    Keynote – Latests data and trends

    James Rankin, The Instant Group (London)

  • 10.35-10.50 Corporate workspace strategy - What has changed and is the current acceleration sustainable?

    Keynote – What corporate companies are already planning now and how operators should prepare for the increased demand for flex office solutions.

    Richard Louis Gross, AllOfficeCenters (Frankfurt)

  • 10.50-11.15 How to enter the new reality of commute-less working in a mix of Home Work and working from coworking spaces nearby? A society perspective.

    The Covid-19 transformed the working model of medern societies. Forced homeworking changed companies’ cultures and and methods. Where will the commuteless soceity influen the coworking industry the most?

    TBC

  • 11.15-11.25 Can coworking operators support the hybridization of everything and how to transform it into easy to use products? (Events, meeting, work)

    Podcast studios or visio-conference rooms are now avalialble for rent in a growing number of coworking spaces. Are coworking operators the key to transform any organization into a hybrid one, physycial and digital?

    TBC

  • 11.25-11.35 The Story of Impact Hub - The worldwide largest coworking and how it weathered the pre-vaccination time over the globe

    Keynote – Barbara Inmann leads Impact Hub Vienna one among the more than 100 locations worldwide. In 10 years, Impact Hub has become the widest network of non for profit coworking communities, with presence on the five continent. How did the network succeed and what are the challenges they overcome daily? Explanation through the lenses of one of it’s first and most important member space.

    Barbara Inmann, ImpactHub (Vienna)

  • 11.35-12.00 Coffee Break & Network

    Take a break and network!

  • 12.10-13.00 Are today's coworking space operators strong enough to address the growing demand to host bigger teams and organizations?

    Panel

    TBC

  • 12.10-13.00 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 13.00-14.15 Lunch Break

    Eat something & network!

  • 14.15-15.05 Managed services, shared revenus, commissioning... What are the alternatives to the traditional lease contracts and costly deposits?

    Panel

    TBC

  • 14.15-15.05 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 15.10-16.00 TBC

    Panel

    TBC

  • 15.10-16.00 What is the value of my coworking space? How can I sell my coworking space and merge it with another player?

    Workshop

    TBC

  • 16.00-16.30 Coffee Break & Network

    Take a break & network!

  • 16.30-17.20 Integrating technology to optimise coworking management's processes

    Panel

    Essensys, Ezeep, Salto, Iseo, Nexudus

  • 16.30-17.20 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 17.30-20.00 Coworking Tour / Free Time

    Coworking Tour / Free Time

  • 20.00-23.30 Coworking Europe Opening Night

    Coworking Europe Opening Night at The Student Hotel (TBC)

Dec. 2nd - Austria Center Vienna

  • 09.10-09.40 Unconference Presentation

    Unconference explanation

    Julianne Becker, Iris Wolfer (TBC)

  • 09.50 - 10.40 Franchise - The scale up recipe for the Coworking industry

    Panel

    TBC

  • 09.50 - 10.40 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 09.50 - 10.40 Unconference Session 1

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 09.50 - 10.40 Unconference Session 2

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 09.50 - 10.40 Unconference Session 3

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 10.45-11.35 When the space is a mean for a goal - Purpose driven coworking spaces. How to make it succesful?

    Panel

    TBC

  • 10.45-11.35 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 10.45-11.35 Unconference Session 1

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 10.45-11.35 Unconference Session 2

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 10.45-11.35 Unconference Session 3

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 11.35-12.10 Coffee Break & Network

    Take a break & network!

  • 12.10-13.00 How to create ``individual company culture compliant`` coworking spaces for corporate ?

    Panel

    TBC

  • 12.10-13.00 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 12.10-13.00 Unconference Session 1

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 12.10-13.00 Unconference Session 2

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 12.10-13.00 Unconference Session 3

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 13.00-14.15 Lunch Break

    Eat something & network!

  • 14.15-15.05 Between international brands and property companies backed operators, what can be the positioning of independant spaces?

    Panel

    TBC

  • 14.15-15.05 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 14.15-15.05 Unconference Session 1

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 14.15-15.05 Unconference Session 2

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 14.15-15.05 Unconference Session 3

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 15.10-16.00 TBC

    Panel

    TBC

  • 15.10-16.00 TBC

    Talk

    TBC

  • 15.10-16.00 Unconference Session 1

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 15.10-16.00 Unconference Session 2

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 15.10-16.00 Unconference Session 3

    Unconference Topic & Format

  • 16.00-16.30 Coffee Break & Network

    Take a break & network!

  • 16.30-17.10 Wrap-up Unconference

    Short presentation of the findings

  • 17.15-20.00 Coworking Tour / Free time

    Coworking Tour / Free time

  • 20.00-23.00 Christmas markets around Vienna

    Evening Program- The most beautiful squares in Vienna transform into magical Christmas markets from mid November on. The smell of hot punch and Christmas bakery creates a Christmas atmosphere not to be missed. Let’s check it out together!

Dec. 3rd - Bratislava

  • 09.00-18.00 Coworking Tour Day

    Coworking Spaces in Vienna and Bratislava are opening their doors to the international community. 

  • 11.00 - 11.50 Interactive Talk

    Interactive Talk

    HubHub Bratislava (TBC)

  • 11.50-12.40 Interactive Talk

    Interactive Talk

    HubHub Bratislava (TBC)

  • 12.45-14.15 Lunch break

    Let’s go together to eat some traditional slovak food!

    Slovak Pub (TBC)

  • 14.20-15.10 Interactive Talk

    Interactive Talk

    Slovak Pub (TBC)

  • 15.10-16.00 Interactive Talk

    Interactive Talk

    Slovak Pub (TBC)

  • 16.00-16.30 Coffee Break & Network

    Take a break & network!

    Slovak Pub (TBC)

  • 16.30-19.00 Coworking Tour / Free time

    Coworking Tour / Free time

  • 20.00-23.00 Coworking Europe Farewell Dinner

    Farewell dinner in a traditional viennese Heurigen (wine tavern)