There is growing awareness on the issue of worker wellbeing and the economics related to this issue. We believe the physical workplace can actually help. We see a paradigm shift on how to measure the effectiveness of space and how space protects an organization’s most valuable asset – their people.
The presentation will cover:
The importance and economics of Wellbeing
Defining essential Wellbeing trends and dimensions
Leveraging the workplace to design for Wellbeing
Earn CEU credit* as you join us for spirited discussion while exploring this topic. The presenter/facilitator for this Wellbeing experience will be Kevin Butler, Senior Ergonomist for Steelcase.
Kevin Butler is a Board Certified Professional Ergonomist who holds both a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering. Although Kevin has extensive experience as an ergonomics consultant, for the last several years he has been almost completely dedicated to the holistic topic of Wellbeing. While Kevin’s primary role at Steelcase began in understanding the meaning of workplace Wellbeing by bench-marking and best-practice-sharing, it has evolved into maximizing his knowledge and expertise as a practitioner. This is realized by assisting organizations of varying sizes in the design and implementation of their Ergonomic and Wellness program development efforts, always striving to leverage the workplace as a resource to increase both individual and organization Wellbeing.
Kevin holds professional affiliations with several organizations that include but are not limited to the Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics and the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
*0.1 CEU credit – IDCEC Health and Safety
*1.0 LU credit – AIA Course # SC0771 – LU/HSW