86 episodes

The Gensler Design Exchange creates a dialogue between design experts, creative trendsetters, and thought leaders to discuss how we shape the future of cities.

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The Gensler Design Exchange creates a dialogue between design experts, creative trendsetters, and thought leaders to discuss how we shape the future of cities.

    Understanding Supply Chain Challenges and Opportunities in Design and Construction

    Understanding Supply Chain Challenges and Opportunities in Design and Construction

    Supply chain issues, shipping challenges, skilled labor shortages, and rapidly fluctuating costs have led to both trials and opportunities in leading and executing projects across the built environment. In this episode of the GDX, we convene a group of project management and technical experts to discuss their experiences over the past two years and offer their insights and suggestions for advising and guiding teams and clients to make the design and construction process as smooth as possible in 2022.

    • 35 min
    Designing an Equitable and Connected Airport Experience for Every Traveler

    Designing an Equitable and Connected Airport Experience for Every Traveler

    Since the start of the pandemic, safety, wellness, and sustainability have become just as much of a requirement for passengers at airports as speed and efficiency. As the holiday travel season intensifies into the end of 2021, what can airport travelers expect now and into 2022? In this episode of the Gensler Design Exchange, four Gensler aviation industry experts explore how the pandemic has introduced airport design innovations in health, wellness, technology, and equity.

    • 39 min
    Gensler Gives Back: Spotlight on DC Community Impact Initiatives

    Gensler Gives Back: Spotlight on DC Community Impact Initiatives

    At Gensler, giving is a year-round affair. Impacting our communities and investing in the education of our youth are critical components of our mission to create equitable and resilient cities. This week on the Gensler Design Exchange podcast, Meredith Flanagan, Gensler DC's community impact leader, sits down with Theresa Sheils, co-managing director of Gensler DC, to discuss the office's community impact initiatives and reflect on how the Gensler DC team has given back over the last year.

    • 22 min
    The Future of the Museum Experience: Diverse, Inclusive, and Digital

    The Future of the Museum Experience: Diverse, Inclusive, and Digital

    This week on the Gensler Design Exchange, Bevin Savage-Yamazaki who leads our Foundations, Associations & Organizations global practice, as well our culture and museums practice out of Gensler’s New York office, sits down with Rachel Goslins, the director of Smithsonian’s historic Arts + Industries Building (AIB), America’s first National Museum, to discuss the future of the museum experience and get a glimpse inside AIB's new exhibit "FUTURES."

    • 34 min
    Leadership, Flexibility, and Community-Based Development | A Conversation with Shawn Seaman of Hoffman & Associates

    Leadership, Flexibility, and Community-Based Development | A Conversation with Shawn Seaman of Hoffman & Associates

    There are environmental, social, and economic benefits to creating multi-use environments that are connected to the community with shared public spaces - something that people value now more than ever. In today's episode of the Gensler Design Exchange, Chad Parker, Principal and Managing Director of Gensler Raleigh, sits down with Shawn Seaman, President of Hoffman & Associates, to discuss the power of design and what it means to lead great development, empower our communities, and rise together.

    • 42 min
    Fostering Brand and Purpose-Driven Culture in the Built Environment (Re-Broadcast)

    Fostering Brand and Purpose-Driven Culture in the Built Environment (Re-Broadcast)

    By connecting organizations' rich histories, employee's personal beliefs, and aspirations for continued meaningful action, brands can foster belonging and community based on shared values. In today's episode, we're re-broadcasting a panel discussion that Gensler hosted in partnership with AIGA for this year's DC Design Week that explores the increasingly important role brand plays in building culture, storytelling, and getting people back to shared spaces.

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Oliver10000 ,

Finger on the Pulse!

Gensler are always pushing the boundaries of design but i appreciate that they reach out to consultants and builders to understand whats possible, constructability issues and keep in touch with the market.

laadman ,

Design come to life!

Gensler has a stellar reputation for brining design to life is so many forms. This podcast brings it to life where you get an insider's look at all the decisions that go into make a space an experience that engages everyone. Look forward to more episodes!

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