CONTEST Category

Become the best office space of the year 2019

The perfect office space keeps employees happy at work by spreading the corporate culture through the entire workspace. Having a modern, healthy and attractive office not only improves employee performance; it is also an efficient tool for recruiting new talents. This main category assesses the attractiveness of your working environment and evaluates whether the employees feel comfortable in the premises.

Special Awards

Next to granting the main 'Office Space of the Year 2019' Award, the Jury will dedicate 6 Special Awards to the premises that stand out in one of the following categories:

  • Best lobby

    Making a great first impression through your lobby or reception is one of the major key to being a successful and welcoming company! This category assesses the attractiveness of your reception area. Which first impression would you like to leave on clients and employees ?

  • Wellness

    A wellness and relaxation area, a sport complex, large windows that make your workspace bright? If your company possesses one of those, it surely improves your employees’ well-being at work and enhances their performance. Show us your healthy touch.

  • Technology-advanced office

    A modern office space fitted out with the most innovative technology and smart solutions helps the company to be more successful by making employees’ work easier. For this category we are looking for companies that are proud of their modern technologies, innovative ideas and emphasises on sustainable solutions.

  • Small office

    Are you a company with up to 30 employees and up to 500 sqm of office space? If so, you might be interested in the following! This category evaluates the attractiveness of the workplace of small companies or start-ups.

  • Co-working space

    By embracing the current trend towards sharing, you bring together different companies within the same office space. Our special coworking category is definitely for you!

  • Public voting

    All registered companies will be automatically included in this category. This category evaluates offices from the public’s point of view. The public voting award will be offered to the company who has got the most likes on our official Instagram page. How attractive is your workspace?

Pictures shared on social media #CBREbestoffice

Our Winners

Jacobs Douwe Egberts

Our office is centrally located in the north of Brussels and has a modern look and feel, hence furbished with warm and cosy elements making our associates and guests feel welcomed. Throughout the entire office we have integrated multiple coffee experiences, bringing our culture strongly alive.

Nancy de Hertogh
HR Assistant BE


D'Ieteren Immo HQ

Best Lobby


Bessa Benelux



D'Ieteren Immo HQ

Technology-advanced office



Small office


Fosbury & Sons



Jacobs Douwe Egberts

Public voting

Maxime Kumpen



Amaury de Crombrugghe

Chief Investment Officer

AG Real Estate

Didier Van den Eynde

Editor in Chief

Profacility Magazine

Idriss Goossens


PropTech Lab

The Jury

The professional jury consists of highly reputable experts from the real estate, technology and media sectors.
They will bring together their expertise and experience to be the warrants of the selection process of the finalists and ultimately select the winner of each category.

The jury members of the CBRE Office Space of the Year competition will not only evaluate the pictures of the premises but also the description and characteristics provided through the registration form.

The selection of the finalists will be based on the following criteria:

Christine Conix

Architect & CEO

CONIX RDBM Architects

Loïc Bologne

Head of Facility & Procurement

EVS Broadcast Equipment

WhyParticipate ?

This competition offers a unique opportunity for companies to showcase their offces.

Employer branding

Develop your employer branding and attract new talents.

Media attention

Gain national publicity and reputation in the eyes of current and future employees.


Establish your company as one of the most up-to-date, popular or healthy workspaces on the market.

Registration Form

Complete the registration form

Upload your pictures

Like #CBREbestOffice

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Winner Prizes

Discover our prestigious prizes 

Exclusive Award

This award will certify the quality of your office space and your dedication towards your employees and clients.

10,000 €  VITRA 

The winner of the main category "Office Space of the Year"  will win a voucher worth € 10,000 in the VITRA furniture range.

Panton Vitra Chair

The Winner of the Public Voting will win a customised VITRA Panton chair designed by an artist.

Contest Schedule

27 Mar 2019

Opening of the registration

31 May 2019

Closing of the registration

07 Jun 2019

Announcement of the finalists

20 Jun 2019

Announcement of the winners during the Award Ceremony

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Anaïse Sambale

Marketing Advisor

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