How an app could reshape your building

On the sixth floor of Great Portland Estates' 160 Old Street development, EC1, a workspace revolution is under way. Open-plan seating areas and natural-look breakout spaces weave under a twinkling fibre optic star ceiling and walls are covered in graffiti by local street artists, but the bricks and mortar are only part of the story at the London Connectory. A QR code-accessible office occupied by Transport for London and engineering and tech firm Bosch is now home to the first workplace app in London and the real innovation stems not from the space in isolation, but from a razor-focused commitment