Join ASID and Delos at the National Building Museum on November 18 at 6 p.m. for an exploration of the role of office design in employee burnout.
Burnout is a significant issue affecting today's workforce, costing an estimated $125-190 billion per year in healthcare spending in the U.S. alone. Much of the current discussion around this issue has focused on individual factors and job characteristics.Can workplace design play a role in addressing the problem?
Dr. Whitney Austin Gray will lead a presentation and discussion exploring how employers can harness the power of design to prevent stress and help their employees stay focused, engaged, and productive throughout the workday. Dr. Gray co-authored the whitepaper, "The Role of Design in Burnout: Can Managing Acoustic Stimuli in the Workplace Help Reduce Burnout?" REVIEW WHITE PAPER
Whitney Austin Gray, Ph.D., LEED AP, WELL Faculty
Senior Vice President, Delos Insights
Dr. Upali Nanda, Assoc. AIA, EDAC, ACHE
Principal and Director of Research, HKS
Lida Lewis, ASID, WELL AP, WELL FACULTY, LEED AP ID+C, FITWEL AMBASSADOR
Founder, Lead Designer, Bespoke Design
Kay Sargent, ASID, IIDA, LEED AP, MCR/w, WELL AP
Senior Principal, Director of Workplace, HOK
Founder, Terrapin Bright Green
National Building Museum National Building Museum
Learn how workplace design can play a role in addressing the problem of worker burnout. Whitney Austin Gray, PhD, LEED AP, WELL Faculty, senior vice president, Delos Insights, leads a discussion with Bill Browning, founder, Terrapin Bright Green; Judith Heerwagen, PhD, U.S. General Services Administration, Office of Federal High-Performance Buildings; Upali Nanda, PhD, Assoc. AIA, principal, HKS; and Kay Sargent, ASID, IIDA, LEED AP, WELL AP, senior principal, HOK to explore how passive workplace interventions, such as sound masking and designated quiet workplaces, help employees in open office settings manage these distractions.
1.5 LU HSW (AIA) / 1.5 IDCEC CEU | HSW
$12 Museum and ASID Members | $10 Student | $20 Non-member.
Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.