Coaching emerging leadership

Coaching emerging leadership

Earlier in 2020, PLACE put out a call for professionals from around the world who wanted to connect with emerging leaders from newcomer backgrounds. Through this far reaching call we welcomed 11 professionals, representing 9 nationalities and spanning across 5...
Cultivating rich networks remotely

Cultivating rich networks remotely

Coming out on the other side of the lockdown and into the new normal, we are not necessarily jumping back into the office. Remote working is here to stay – and with it comes a new skill to be mastered – remote networking. Networking is increasingly...
When you own your story, the world is yours

When you own your story, the world is yours

Duaa Haitham, architecture student and PLACE Catalyst   When Duaa left her architecture studies in Sudan to come to France, she knew she was a taking a risk. The risk of having to start all over again.  With an ear to the ground and a supportive network, she achieved...
How can we #buildbackbetter in the new normal?

How can we #buildbackbetter in the new normal?

Charlotte Hochman is a managing partner of Wow!Labs, an innovation studio that creates results for companies, cities and universities by developing capacity and physical spaces for innovation. She co-founded PLACE, a European project that designs and runs experiments...