Why We Talk About Inclusivity In Connected Environments

One of the big benefits that we see in building smart and connected environments is that it does enable entirely new levels of access for every single citizen in every single space. That’s huge. But it’s also an opportunity to talk about some wider implications. Here’s the thing we consider a lot. The two words that get thrown around in …

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The Future Of Cities Involves AI

One of the key elements of personalization, the whole world over, is artificial intelligence. We are moving towards a world where people expect products, services and technology to respond to them in real time and provide them with exactly what they need, almost before they need it. It’s the kind of responsiveness that we are being shown by platforms such …

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Connecting the Environmental User Experience on Campus

The biggest shift facing every single University today is international student mobility. We have new international students arriving in every country and institution each year and each semester. The global population of students moving to another country to study continues to increase. The OECD has projected that international student mobility is likely to reach 8 million students per year by …

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The Future of Wayfinding at the 2018 Wayfinding and Placemaking Conference

There’s plenty of signs that wayfinding design is turning to technology to improve user experiences. While maps have been employed for basic wayfinding for some time, the industry simply hasn’t been swayed – but that’s changing. If the 2018 SEGD Wayfinding and Placemaking Conference is any indication, we’ll see digital, interactive and personal wayfinding experiences become a staple of designed …

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