IBA Forum – Showroom and Competence Center

Showroom & Competence

Showroom & Competence Center

The IBA Forum combines know-how from experts, practical tips and examples of successful office furnishings. You are welcome to inform yourself directly at www.iba-forum.com or use the following links to register.

The IBA Forum is always open!

In over 30 showrooms you will find new products and up-to-date concepts for the development of tomorrow's working world. You can find recordings of previous programme items in the Media Center. A visit is always worthwhile: www.iba-forum.com

Das sind unsere Themen im Juli 2021

► Thursday, 01.07.2021, 11:10 h – 12:00 h
Will we only come to the office for fun in future? (language German)

Trend researcher Birgit Gebhardt explains what a consistent orientation towards the needs of employees could mean for the choice and design of workplaces.
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► Thursday, 01.07.2021, 12:10 h – 13:00 h
Spatial psychology: soft factor for efficiency and motivation (language: German)

Spatial psychologist and designer Uwe Linke uses studies and experiences from projects to show what really matters to get people to motivate themselves.
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► Thursday, 01.07.2021, 14:00 h – 14:50 h
How are space requirements changing due to new working concepts? (language: German)

Maik Gnegel, zgoll GmbH, and Stefan Kleinhenz, consultant and interior designer, will talk about the new balance in virtual and real spaces.
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► Thursday, 01.07.2021, 15:30 h – 16:10 h
We will work differently (language: German)

Bernd Fels, consultant and moderator, asks where do we go from here? Will offices take on a new role? Will the home office prevail? Will new third places emerge and the 15-minute city or the 15-minute country become reality?
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These were our topics in April 2021

► Wednesday, 14.04.2021, 10:00 h – 10.45 h
Home office: rights and obligations of employees (language: German)
with Lawyer Dr. Peter H. M. Rambach

You can find this and many other recordings in the media center of the IBA Forum.

► Wednesday, 14.04.2021, 12:30 h – 13.15 h
Showroom tour by the home experts from WOHNKLAMOTTE (language: German)
With Wohnklamotte's editor-in-chief and influencer Josephine.

You can find this and many other recordings in the media center of the IBA Forum.

► Wednesday, 24.03.2021, 15:00 h – 15:45 h
Survival guide for home office and mobile working (language: German)
with Jörg Bakschas

You can find this and many other recordings in the media center of the IBA Forum.


You can find recordings of previous contributions in the Media Center of the IBA Forum.

You can also get an impression of our home office focus in October 2020 here:

Our Partners:

The ORGATEC in Cologne is the world's leading trade fair for Office and Facility. The fair generates momentum while paving the way for pioneering advances, demonstrating its role as a successful presentation platform and meeting place for all decision-makers in the office and facility market. The organizer of ORGATEC is Koelnmesse. The IBA is its conceptual sponsor. 

NWXnow is the digital format series of NEW WORK SE, which, analogous to the offline event NEW WORK EXPERIENCE, offers a forum for discussion on the future of work. With its various features, NWXnow is dedicated to the question of how we set the course for the future of the work we want. To this end, the NEW WORK SE team regularly talks to experts, thought leaders and practitioners and asks the central question for each topic: What is coming, what will remain and what will change?

FRAME is Europe's leading media brand for interior-design professionals. It's our mission to empower spatial excellence by connecting talented designers to visionary clients and the best makers. 

The 'Personalmagazin' from the Haufe Group is the highest-circulation specialist magazine for the HR sector in Germany, with over 32,000 copies sold every month. Month after month, the editorial team analyses the latest developments in the world of work and compiles trends and concrete recommendations for action in the areas of strategy, organisational development and HR management.