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PROJECT E-BAZAAR A New Platform Model As Workplace Strategy


“We hope that Project <E-Bazaar> could become an option for connecting rural, remote, and underserved areas. The idea may sound a bit crazy – and that's part of the reason we're calling it Project <E-Bazaar> – but there's solid science behind it.“ - Mike Cassidy, head of Google’s Project Loon


TABLE OF CONTENTS ❑ Executive Summary ❑ Introduction ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑

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Questioning the Future ■ Anticipating the Future in China Trends in the Workplace Determinants: Workplace Trends in China Determinants: The Concept ■ Reinterpreting Guanxi ■ E-Commerce Developmental Goals: Reducing the Rural-Urban Divide Developmental Goals: Social Equity Developmental Goals: Physical and Virtual Links Profiles: Users and Stakeholders

❑ Generation of Spatial Requirements ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑

Innovation in Spaces Case Studies: Alibaba Park Case Studies: Dreamtown Case Studies: An E-Commerce Park Case Studies: Etsy HQ A Case Study on Aesthetics What do small businesses need? The Concept: Spaces as Platforms Design Features: Branding

❑ The Architectural Concept: An Interpretation of Project E-Bazaar ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑

Site Analysis Site Planning Sections through Building Clusters Site Impressions Views Sustainable Features

❑ Conclusions ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑

The Business Model A Triple Bottom Line Approach to Sustainability Additional Opportunities Future Implications Conclusion

❑ References


EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

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INTRODUCTION

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QUESTIONING THE FUTURE

ANTICIPATING THE FUTURE IN CHINA:

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TRENDS IN THE WORKPLACE

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

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DETERMINANTS

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DETERMINANTS: THE CONCEPT

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REINTERPRETING GUANXI

E-COMMERCE

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DEVELOPMENTAL GOALS

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DEVELOPMENTAL GOALS

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DEVELOPMENTAL GOALS

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PROFILES: USERS & STAKEHOLDERS

PRIMARY SPONSORS AND PROVIDERS OF SERVICES:

PRIMARY USERS OF SERVICES:

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PROFILES: USERS & STAKEHOLDERS

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GENERATION OF SPATIAL REQUIREMENTS

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INNOVATION IN SPACES

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INNOVATION IN SPACES

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CASE STUDIES ALIBABA PARK

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CASE STUDIES

DREAM TOWN

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CASE STUDIES AN E-COMMERCE PARK IN SWEDEN

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CASE STUDIES ETSY, AN LBC-CERTIFIED WORKPLACE

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CASE STUDY ON AESTHETICS

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WHAT DO SMALL BUSINESSES NEED TO GROW/THRIVE IN REMOTE AREAS?

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SPACES AS INTERCONNECTED & INTEGRATED PLATFORMS New Work & (Net)Work Knowledge

Cognitive Thinking & Collaborative Learning

Hospitality & Accommodation

Exhibition Experience

Storage Warehouses Services â&#x20AC;&#x201C; Parking, HVAC, Admin & Management

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SPACES AS INTERCONNECTED & INTEGRATED PLATFORMS

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DESIGN FEATURES: BRANDING

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THE ARCHITECTURAL CONCEPT: SPATIAL INTERPRETATION OF PROJECT E-BAZAAR

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SITE ANALYSIS

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CONCLUSIONS

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A TRIPLE-BOTTOM LINE APPROACH TO SUSTAINABILITY

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ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES ●

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FUTURE IMPLICATIONS

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CONCLUSION ●

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REFERENCES

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