An example of coworking and smart living in Milan

  • Liala Baiardi Polytechnic of Milano
Keywords: coworking, management, integrated design, flexibility, comfort

Abstract

The article focuses on the modern formats of working space use deriving from the sharing economy. The short rent, created mainly to cope with residential needs, has in fact recently seen the development of increasingly growing demand for shared and temporary work spaces. A brief description of the developments of the last century introduces the analysis aimed at investigating the characteristics of the main temporary use methods.  Also illustrates the example of smart living design Eco System Temporary House.

Author Biography

Liala Baiardi, Polytechnic of Milano

Researcher in Architectural Technology at the Department of Architecture, Built environment and Construction engineering. She is expert in assessment techniques and management of real estate assets.
E-mail: liala.baiardi@polimi.it

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Coworking space area (credit: spaceworks Milano, 2018)
Published
2018-12-30
How to Cite
Baiardi, L. (2018) “An example of coworking and smart living in Milan”, AGATHÓN | International Journal of Architecture, Art and Design, 4(online), pp. 137-144. doi: 10.19229/2464-9309/4172018.
Section
Architecture | Research & Experimentation
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