Speaker: Johanna Kettunen - COO at INTO Concept Oy Language: English Office planning has changed considerably over the last decades, by transforming the focus from private office rooms to open workspaces. By the end of the 80’s, it was noticed that the old office solutions no longer supported the way employees worked. This created a need for more open spaces where the walls were taken down. But plain open office has problems: when varied working profiles are brought together into one work area, the efficiency decreases. Individuals are suffering due to lack of meaningful support spaces for different work tasks. How to optimize the space use? What is the right amount of support spaces and how they should be placed in the space? How the work environment can support the wellbeing of the space users?