Seminar Acoustics and Active Design

Brno, Red Hat Czech, Purkyňova 111, 10:00 - 13:00

Red Hat Czech offices

A healthy internal environment in office buildings has a number of positive effects on both the employee and the employer. Optimizing the internal environment primarily reduces staff costs and it brings more comfortable and healthier enviroment that leads to less sick days, higher performance and greater employee satisfaction and loyalty.

The seminar's program offers a unique insight into the topic of a healthy internal environment and its benefits as a whole. The seminar focuses on the theme of acoustics and active design, including the optimal layout of the work environment. Carefully selected lecturers will introduce what the right acoustic quality means and how the office should look to create an active, healthy environment where it will work better.

During the seminar, you will have the unique oppportunity to attend the commented tours around the Red Hat Czech offices in Brno, which are an example of good practice. Offices provide Work Your Way workstations, 70 different work areas including telephone boxes and a library with a fireplace  and other innovative features. Of course, the staff can use the fitness and relaxation areas. Colliers Intenational acted as the leasing advisor and project / cost manager for the fit-out of the 4,000-square-metre Red Hat facility.


WHEN: 14.9. 2017 (10-13h)
WHRE: Brno, Brno, Red Hat Czech, Purkyňova 111, 10:00 - 13:00 (map)


Block 1: Introduction to a healthy internal environment in office buildings

  • What makes healthy internal enviroment
  • Why is good make healthy internal enviroment
  • What are impacts of healthy internala enviroment

Block 2 : Acoustics - Acoustic quality in office buildings

  • What it means to have a well-designed acoustic space / The most common faults in interior acoustics and their solutions
  • Legislation in the Czech Republic
  • How it is possible to influence acoustics already in the existing space - what are the possible solutions
  • Acoustics and ceiling
  • Smart solution for noise reduction - "HELUZ AKU KOMPAKT"

Block 3 : Active design and ergonomics

  • What is activ designe
  • Correct space zoning and space acoustics
  • What is office of 4th generation
  • What are benefits of a well-designed space
  • Ergonomic and active designe


  • tour aroud the Red Hat office
  • networking

The program is for all those who are interested in a healthy internal environment and its creation within  professional and wider public. They will find architects, designers, construction engineers and facility managers.


  • Tomáš Andrejsek (Elan Interior)
  • Michaela Nedorostová  (CBRE)
  • Iveta Králová (Ecophon)
  • Jan Musil (Liko-S)
  • Jiří Gina (Armstrong)
  • Ivan Struhár (Masarykova Univerzita)
  • Lukáš Havlena (PROWORK)
  • Zdeněk Kobza (Heluz)
  • Rob Lewin (Red Hat)
  • John Newton (Colliers International)


  • 400 CZK - CZGBC members, NGO, students and academic.
  • 1000 CZK - others

Payment will be made on the basis of the invoice you receive after your registration. Please note that your registration is binding. Cancellations can be made free of charge 48 hours before the event, then you will be charged full admission. Capacity of participants is limited. Please register via the form below.

In case of any questions, please do not hasitete to contact the event manager

Moki Topiarzová
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