the user experience.
At the forefront:
specialists in IT and AV.
Making the workplace
for the future.
Workplace Innovation 2021
9-10 March: Online
Cordless to talk about tech and the changing workplace in a post-pandemic world. Find out about VIP rate tickets.
Nigel Miller to chair panel at SMARTBUILDINGS21
Online, 24-25 February 2021
Cordless is delighted to be supporting the 2021 virtual SMARTBUILDINGS event, organised by our sister company, WORKTECH. The event will shine a spotlight on 22 Bishopsgate – set to be the most people-focused, smart building in London – as well as exploring some of the key global transformational trends and technologies.
Getting practical for the return to the workplace
A guide to the journey to Smart
As we gear up to tempt people back into the office and look to smart technologies to get our buildings safe and user-ready, Steve Jarvis gives some practical advice for Facilities Managers
Sound check: ready to head back to the office?
The role of AV in the post-Covid workplace
The audio-visual landscape of the workplace has a significant role to play in the post-pandemic era, according to Nigel Miller. How can organisations alter the AV experience in the workplace to tempt employees back?
The Virtual Interiors Event
24-25 February 2021
At a time when the role of tech could not be more important as we ready our buildings to support us post-Covid, Cordless is getting involved live in the event to share thought leadership on what 2020 taught us and practical steps to smart buildings for 2021.
COVID-19 the death knell for dumb buildings
New BCO Published Report written by Nigel Miller
In the report on the Impact of Technology on the Covid-19 Workplace, Nigel outlines how organisations are adapting and embracing a range of new technology to ensure that offices can comply with hygiene and social distancing measures.
London HQ relocation project for award-winning Network Homes successfully completes despite Covid-19, providing a strategic business hub for visitors and employees.
Cordless continues to support AV best practice
Cordless is pleased to be actively supporting the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association (AVIXA) through membership of the international trade association for the audiovisual industry.
WORKTECH 20 UK & EMEA
As the world of events turns virtual, Cordless is delighted to be supporting the first ever virtual WORKTECH UK and EMEA conference by hosting a panel discussion on the role of technology in the return to the workplace.
Introducing Jim Maynard
As Head of Digital Engineering and Smart Buildings
We have been delighted to welcome a new face to the team with the arrival of Jim Maynard. Jim brings a wealth of technical expertise, strategic thinking and project leadership to Cordless following a period of 12 years at Arup as Principal Consultant and 8 years of Design Consultancy at IVC.
Cognitive Buildings in the COVID age
By Nick Henley, UC & Active Networks Consultant
Many discussions are now taking place about how technology is responding to the needs of those in the COVID age. This article takes an independent look at getting back to the workplace and the steps to deploying technology to assist business post lockdown.
Facilities Show Digital Week
Online webinar 15:25, 20 May
From automated to cognitive buildings: how fast can it happen? Unified Communications Consultant at Cordless Nick Henley will share some current thinking on using technology to manage our buildings and on getting the workplace ready to welcome people back.
Cordless welcomes Brian Sanchez
As Resourcing Business Manager
Brian joins us from PTS Consulting where he was Senior Recruitment Consultant in Banking Technology.
Modern, vibrant new London HQ to attract talent and inspire collaboration and innovation.
Bank of Beirut
Workplace technology consultancy delivers a first-class experience for London office relocation and refurbishment.
Cordless is at MIPIM 2020
11-13 March, Cannes
This year, Cordless will be represented at the world's leading property market MIPIM by our Managing Director Nigel Miller plus our Business Development Executive Evelyn Hogan.
To new London HQ at Canary Wharf
Cordless is delighted to have been engaged by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to provide IT and AV consultancy for its London HQ Relocation.
Cordless at ISE 2020
11-14 February, Amsterdam
Representing Cordless at this year’s Integrated Systems Europe show will be our Director of Multimedia Mike Halliday; AV Consultant James Day as well as UC and Active Networks Consultant Nick Henley.
Bid and Office Coordinator Required
Cordless is looking for a Bid and Office Co-ordinator to provide Document and Bid Production alongside Office Support at our St James’s Park office.
The Connectivity Challenge
Steve Jarvis, Cordless Commercial Director gives an insight into how to tackle the priorities in Smart Building Connectivity….
Wellness and Technology
Awareness versus Action
In an era where workforce wellbeing is supposedly high on organisational agendas, when asked in which areas tech can most benefit HR, wellbeing can often be overlooked. MD of Cordless Group, Nigel Miller considers the role that technology can play in corporate wellness...
Support Cordless for Movember 19
Raising money for men's health
The Cordless team has committed to taking part in this year’s Movember, to raise awareness and money for prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health and suicide prevention.
WORKTECH Academy Technology Zone
In association with Cordless
Cordless is proud to support the latest thinking in Workplace Technology through WORKTECH Academy, a global community and resources to keep you at the forefront of how we will work tomorrow. Limited trial memberships now available...
WCIT Smart Buildings Seminar, London
16:30 – 18:00, 5 December 2019
In a special seminar for the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists, Nigel will share his expertise on Smart Buildings.
27-28 Nov 2019, Queen Elizabeth Southbank Centre
Cordless happy to support WORKTECH19. Themes include: Cognitive Collaboration; the Super Experience; The Sentient Workplace; The Future of Work in World Cities; Shaping the Employee Experience; The Science of the Workplace and, Smarter Spaces. Ask us about VIP tickets!
Cordless approved as Digital Marketplace Supplier
The destination for the public sector to access IT services
Cordless helps the public sector: by providing independent IT, AV and Smart Building Consultancy for relocation and refurbishment projects; and through Cordless Resourcing we provide specialist IT/Digital resources for permanent or project-based roles.
Financial Workplace 19
21 October 2019, RBS, 250 Bishopsgate, London
Join senior professionals from real estate, facilities, technology and executive management who work in the world's top financial institutions, to learn about the key issues facing your workplace.
Sailing to success
2019 Little Britain Challenge Cup
Cordless Business Development Executive, Evelyn Hogan, gives a first-hand account of this year’s Little Britain in the Isle of Wight from 13-14 September.
AV and UC - an uneasy alliance
Article by Mike Halliday, Cordless AV and Multimedia Director
A candid account of what’s going on in the Audio Visual and Unified Communications arena and the impact that this is having on the workplace. Whilst interoperability for Video Conferencing is becoming a luxury, not a standard, the user experience is becoming defined by...
Workplace refurbishment delivers proof of concept for a collaborative and engaging modern workspace.
Little Britain Challenge Cup
13-14 Sept, Cowes
Cordless is delighted to be part of an all-girl crew for this year’s Little Britain sailing event,
Top 3 tips for getting new staff
Advice for tackling a stagnant candidate-driven market
Gareth Joseph, Business Manager for Cordless Resourcing comments. These are troubled times my friends...
AI in the workplace
Creativity friend or foe?
As we embrace the Smart Building, will AI technology support workplace creativity and improve productivity… or pose a threat?
Clash of the digital titans
Smart versus space
Tensions between today’s workplace and the emerging digital workplace were brought into sharp relief at WORKTECH’s latest Tech and Trends 2019 briefing.
Passport to PropTech
How technology is changing real estate models
How can property portfolios thrive amid the turbulence of mass digitisation? WORKTECH’s inaugural specialist PropTech conference explored the issues.
How Smart is your Building?
Smart: A Few Questions Answered
With Smart being the order of the day on every workplace-related project discussion, Cordless has taken some time to get down the answers to 4 key questions to help drive your Smart Building strategy.
London HQ relocation of Network Homes
Cordless providing IT and AV Consultancy
The award-winning Housing Association Network Homes is moving to a state-of-the-art new HQ in Wembley Park.
Smart Buildings 19
8 May 2019 UBS, 5 Broadgate, London
Got a burning question about Smart Buildings? Come and visit our Smart Buildings experts on our stand! And don't forget to ask us about VIP tickets...
On the verge of a fourth industrial revolution...
Arriving now: seven big tech ideas to reshape the workplace
Seven big ideas in technology are set to reimagine the workplace in terms of experiences, services and the way people will work, explains Philip Ross...
Dar Group engages Cordless
Relocation to new London HQ
International project management and design consultancy, the Dar Group, including Elementa, Currie & Brown, Perkins and Will, has engaged Cordless as workplace technology consulting partner for its relocation to a new London HQ at 150 Holborn.
Day in the Life of a Cordless Consultant
Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at Cordless?
Beverley Eggleton gives an account of a day shadowing Senior Consultant and Project Manager Richard Sharkey…
World of Work 2019
Cordless is pleased to be able to share a recent report from our sister company, the WORKTECH Academy.The publication draws together predictions, ideas and scenarios for the year ahead.
6 March, DLA Piper, 160 Aldersgate, London
Cordless to support PROPTECH19, to explore the future of real estate and technology
The AV Puzzle
Is collaboration working?
Beverley Eggleton, Marketing Manager at Cordless Consultants takes a look at collaborative working and the role of AV.
Cordless at ISE 2019
5-8 February, RAI Amsterdam
Representing Cordless at this year’s Integrated Systems Europe show will be our Directors of Multimedia Mike Halliday and Stephen Barker; as well as Senior AV Consultant Gabriel Buzas plus Cordless MD Nigel Miller.
Cordless is at MIPIM 2019
12-15 March, Cannes
MIPIM is coined as the ultimate Real Estate Industry experience of the year.This year, Cordless will be represented at MIPIM by our Managing Director Nigel Miller plus our Business Development Executive Evelyn Hogan.
McCann Worldgroup UK London Relocation
Cordless engaged to deliver IT and AV Consultancy
McCann Worldgroup UK will be relocating 11 of its London-based agencies from multiple legacy buildings across London to a single new building at 135 Bishopsgate, occupying 140,000 sq ft. The move is set for the end of 2019, with 1,200 people moving.
Thumbs up for first Cordless Ladies Network Lunch!
Cordless was delighted to host our first Ladies network event in London
Evelyn Hogan and Beverley Eggleton from Cordless Consultants were joined by around 20 other women from the construction and workplace professional services industry to enjoy an afternoon of good food, great company and most importantly, networking!
WORKTECH London 2018 - ask us about VIP tickets
27-28 Nov, the Queen Elizabeth Southbank Centre
Themes include: global tech trends, team collaboration, work in the age of intelligent machines, digitalisation and innovation in building ecosystems, cyber hacking, people analytics, data driven design, the future of co-work, the AV experience, architecture and the future of Cities.
Straight talking on technology at AV Mag round table
Find out what Cordless had to say...
An open round table exchange with Architects and other Consultants revealed that early planning for technology during a workplace project is moving higher up the strategic agenda than ever.
Global Mining Group Technology Consultancy
IT, AV and Security Consultancy for workplace fit-out
A leading international mining group has engaged Cordless to act as IT, AV and Security Consultants on a workplace fit-out project to refurbish its London HQ workplace to deliver best value and user experience whilst reducing floor space.
UK Housing Association Workplace Relocation
IT and AV Consultancy for new London HQ
Cordless has been engaged by a leading UK Housing Association to provide IT and AV consultancy for its relocation to a new London HQ. The objective of the project is to create 30,000 sq ft of new workspace that is friendly, professional and inviting to welcome visitors.
Automation anxiety about the future of work?
Human intelligence is not about to be replaced…
Scare stories abound about how robotics and machine learning will destroy jobs. But lack of investment in IT is the real thing to worry about, argues James Woudhuysen
Fighting hackers with hackers...
Fortifying smart buildings from attack
What secrets are our buildings telling on us? And how can companies protect themselves from hackers? Philip Ross suggests a self-attack strategy could help...
Smart Buildings Hacked
6 things we learnt about the future workplace
From new deals to dashboards, WORKTECH’s second specialist Smart Buildings conference looked at six drivers of change for the data-driven workplace of tomorrow.
Technology fit-out Project Manager required
For full time position with Cordless Consultants
Key skills/experience required are: Proven track record of managing technology fit-out projects; Experience managing fast paced projects with high element of change control; Good all round understanding of structured cabling, IT Networking and Audio Visual technologies...
IT & AV Consultancy for Global Insurance Group
Cordless engaged by leading insurance services provider
Cordless will assist the Client by developing a Workplace Technology vision and brief for offices in London, New York and Atlanta. Cordless will also deliver technology designs, specifications, procurement support and project management of the IT and AV for its London Relocation.
Relocation of Global Media Group
Flagship London IT and AV relocation
Cordless Consultants has been engaged by a global media and marketing services agency to deliver IT, AV and Base Build Technology consultancy for its London relocation to a new 140,000 sq ft premises.
New Workplace Trends Report
Take five to read five concepts on where the workplace is headed…
Cordless is delighted to be able to share with you an exclusive new trend report from our sister company, the WORKTECH Academy. The report covers five emerging concepts in the workplace including: Smart Office; Data to Design; Leadership; Smart Precinct; and, Open Plan to Open Space.
Financial Workplace 18
9 October, Morgan Stanley, Canary Wharf
Cordless is delighted to be supporting the Financial Workplace 18 London conference this Autumn
Learnings from Wellness18...
Cordless was pleased to support and attend the Wellness 18 London conference
It was a great day of discussion on Wellness strategies in the workplace. From our point of view as technology consultants, much of workplace wellbeing is being driven and enabled by technology.
Staying safe in a complex world
Gabriel Buzas, AV Consultant at Cordless considers the current state of play and with regards to the security of AV technology in the workplace and the issues to be considered…
Think small changes for big impact
Our Unified Communications Consultant Nick Henley imparts some advice following the recent UC Expo...
Cordless is pleased to be WiredGov accredited
Supporting the digital agenda within the public sector
With the UK Government intent on delivering on its aspiration that 33% of all government spend should reach SMEs, WiredGov has launched a Supplier Locator service...
What did we learn at Smart Buildings 18?
Steve Jarvis comments...
Cordless was delighted to support the recent Smart Buildings 18 event in London and see where smart is heading at the moment. Whilst “digital” has revolutionised the way we live and work, the event considered how our workplaces are keeping pace with this transformation.
Workplace tech and organisational collaboration
Invest wisely to avoid solutions becoming dormant
Mike Halliday, Multimedia Director at Cordless, highlights some of the key aspects to consider in enabling today’s collaborative workforce…
Workplace UX Environments
Creating the AV customer and end user experience
Everyone’s talking about UX, but what does it really mean and how do we get there?
Report on Jellybean Learning from Unwork and AUDE
Higher education shake-up needed to meet the demands of Gen Z
Cordless is delighted to be able to promote a report on Jellybean Learning and The Future of The University Campus developed by our sister company Unwork in conjunction with the Association of University Directors of Estates.
Does Big Data give us big answers or big problems?
The second of a three-part series written for the WORKTECH Academy
On the theme of Digital Evolution, Beverley Eggleton looks at the debate around Big Data. How much do we really need and where are the limits?
Is AV changing the workplace?
By Senior Consultant at Cordless, Richard Sharkey
How is workspace design changing and how can organisations optimise their workspaces through AV to maximise productivity and profit?
How apps will challenge the workplace
Article by Philip Ross for RICS
Did you know there are over two million apps available to us today? These apps have infiltrated our lives from travel to shopping, banking, maps, and dating.
Cordless welcomes Mike Halliday and Stephen Barker
Two leading AV Multimedia professionals join Cordless Consultants' Management team
Mike and Stephen have between them over 30 years of experience in the AV and IT industry, with a proven consulting track record in relocation, new building and refurbishment projects.
Value-add buildings: so much more than just a workplace
Could tech evolution outperform a radical overhaul?
On the cusp of ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution’ our need for technology is greater than ever. As we seek new shortcuts to market, the economics of servicing a business is shifting...
Reddie & Grose LLP
IT and AV workplace consultancy kicks off transformation to open plan working with relocation to new London HQ
Passive IT Infrastructure Consultant wanted
Structured Cabling, London, Permanent, Competitive Salary
Fantastic opportunity for a Passive IT Infrastructure Consultant to join us at a time of growth to work with our experienced team on a range of high profile projects in London. The ideal candidate will have experience of working within the structured cabling industry and knowledge of the construction project process with Infrastructure designs for major enterprise level organisations...
Think Smart... Think Smart Space
The last in a series of Smart Building thoughts from Cordless
Think of a smart space to capture all technology that adds a function. FM devices will optimise operations to simplify management. Mobile devices will interact with space enhancing the user experience. Create a welcoming space with a softer security process for visitors...
Think Smart... Think Internet of Things.
The 4th in a series of Smart Building thoughts from Cordless
With connectivity of everyday items and business devices to the Internet, anything becomes possible. Data can be used to improve lives. Think interoperability and interaction with key building systems. Think Wi-Fi triangulation, Near Field Technology payment systems and facial recognition...
Think Smart...Think Intelligent Core
The 3rd in a series of Smart Building thoughts from Cordless
The intelligence of a space and building starts at the core. The cabling, network and management systems will affect operations for years to come. Think centralised ops for iBMS control functions from a specialist NOC. Think integrated tech to improve response times and decrease human error...
Workplace IT and AV Consultants
Workplace technologies. From vision to reality.
Founded in 1994, Cordless Consultants Ltd is an independent consultancy advising on the strategy, design and implementation of workplace technologies. The team specialises in the field of emerging technology, as well as workplace IT and AV design and implementation related to building fit-out.
Headquartered in London, Cordless has a twenty year heritage of providing advice, knowledge and inspiration to organisations in the process of change. Its differentiator is its understanding of the technology impact on the built environment and the use of space by people translating vision to reality through inspiring technology design.