future scenarios, after covid-19

How will the places of our daily life change? What new scenarios could open up to the professions? A virus has blocked the world but not thoughts and reflections.


Cnmi will propose digital formats for the London and Paris fashion week with entirely digital events and visits with remote modalities dedicated to showrooms. Development and improvements of e-Commerce sites of high fashion that can increasingly satisfy the demanding requests of users and technological training of employees for a more important role than online commerce. Many customers will prefer to avoid long queues in the dressing rooms and avoid wearing garments that have already been tried on by others and for this reason the stores will have to offer an added value to the simple online purchase: a Brand Experience original independent of the traditional channel used up to now and with a particular differentiation on the times and methods of delivery of the garments. 


In urban architecture, the quality of life will be a determining factor for the future design of spaces. «More rarefied and alternating flows will have to be the new measure. A season that is not without unknowns opens, a completely unprecedented change of state: from the self-retraction of social life, we will look for forms of adaptation towards a gradual, and hopefully fast, process of extroversion in public spaces. The hope for everyone is that this adaptation is not without surprises and happy intuitions. It is urgent to be aware of how crucial it is to restore centrality to the expressive force of public space "by Maurizio Cilli in" WELCOME TO THE POST-ANALOG CONDITION“.  


The designers are already working to design digital tools necessary to secure the customer and the staff: from totems for body measurement, virtual menus and much more in The sun 24 hours . There are no "common guidelinesBut what we know for sure is that going to lunch and / or dinner will never be the same again. Restaurants, public places will become no-touch, handles, manual accessories, light switches and cash payments will disappear.

From today's touch we will pass to tomorrow's no touch“. 


The open space could enter into crisis in the next projects while the “Vasari Corridor” could return in a more or less short time. The old corridor it will re-establish boundaries as a passage from one space to another in the run-up to finding one's own privacy during the time spent in smart working.

L' actuality and the telework they will probably lead us to a greater search for functionality and intimacy in the living of the future.


How will the office be transformed? This experience of smart working within the walls of the house made us reflect on many aspects and on one above all, how important is the protection and security of data with the adoption of new platforms for videoconferencing. A second, no less important aspect is that of being able to work in suitable environments for the protection of health and of those around us; also in this case the concept of open space could go into crisis giving way to layout di 80s offices

This dramatic pandemic experience "Already written" in the history books, it will create an inversion of the trend of spaces and social relationships, where most likely we will no longer talk about breaking down barriers but about the need to build different ones, for a safer coexistence of the individual and with the aim of protecting the human race.

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