3.1. Entry and Reception
Security-controlled access at the gate and sign-in at reception. Controlled access per floor. The ground floor is open to guests who sign in at reception.
3.2. Ground Floor
Allowing unrestricted access for staff and visitors who have registered at reception, and includes
3.2.1. The GE Work Café and Meeting Zones
Overlooking the Killarney Golf Course in the South, and spilling out onto a flexibile exterior relaxation area, is the GE Work Café, serving locally-sourced, healthy fine and express food. The menu leans towards healthy eating – brain and soul-food.
3.2.2. The GE Africa Experience
Contiguous to the GE Café, is the GE Africa Experience. Part exhibition space, and part showcase, incorporating ideation, collaboration and exploration zones – digital and physical – this is where the visitor’s journey through the building commences.
The GE Africa Experience celebrates and showcases both the GE Store and Solutions, as well as out African socio-economic, cultural, material and geographic context. Visitors may interact individually, or in groups, with current and cutting-edge technologies, innovating sustainable solutions to current and future challenges in our global and local contexts.
3.3 First Floor
3.3.1. Agile Workspaces and Breakaway Zones
The first floor is devoted to an agile workspace for approximately 100 employees. All furniture is ergonomic and user friendly. Pause-areas intersperse with dedicated work-hubs – single and collaborative. Collaborative workspaces are equipped with writable screens; wifi projection facilities; and mobile storage pods. Breakaway zones are located across the length of the building.
3.3.2. Telepresence Room
Comfortably accommodating ten people, the Meeting and Telepresence Room encourages live conversations across the globe.
3.3.3. The Healthcare Experience
A fully equipped centre for training and demonstration centre, including cutting edge GE Healthcare equipment
3.4. Second Floor
3.4.1. Learning and Development
This area is equipped with modern communications equipment; screen facilities; ergonomic seating solutions; writable and stackable glass doors; and versatile configurations to house groups of 8 to 120, with breakaway and collaboration spaces.
3.4.2. Innovation Ideation and Collaboration Centre
Taking its lead from best-in-class practices across the GE Globe, resident at the GEAIC are domain experts and guest facilitators, lecturers, and specialists in their field,
3.4.3. Digital Laboratory and Annex
An additional space for guest faculty, this space is Reserved for short- and long-term digital workshops and pop-up laboratories.