Faced with mounting unemployment during the recent recession, Wichita State University (WSU) set out to create a place to collaborate and innovate on its campus. The school hoped to create a space for innovators to work, invent and refine. WSU tapped integration firm Mechdyne Corp. to help accomplish that lofty goal. In 2014 the team […]
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he concept of an open office space has permeated the workforce. An open office space forgoes the old ideal of cubicle farms for a more airy and transparent working environment. Often, in open office spaces, employees aren’t even assigned desks. You just find a place to plug in and start working, and soon enough you’re […]
Can a leadership team’s space help to influence corporate culture? The answer is simple, yes. Absolutely and positively. Because what does leadership ultimately do? They inspire employees; modelling behavior and driving a collective corporate culture that benefits the organization’s mission and strategic goals. Arguably, these skills are more essential than ever. With global locations, distributed […]
These days it’s worth examination of methods such as Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD). In a nutshell, these design processes bring consultants and contractors into the project lifecycle early, then ask them to work together to meet the customer’s criteria in the most cost-effective manner. The different participants feed off […]
Two adjacent meeting rooms can now split resources and benefit from the same technology thanks to new audio and video equipment in each room.
VR broadcasts, live streaming, wearable technology and an 8K experiment in Japan highlight the innovation in Rio.
With a standard starting point for huddle spaces, AV integrators can now use the same technologies for higher education huddle spaces as they do for corporate, saving time and increasing efficiency.
In the third of a three part series, we explore how classroom lighting can affect the testing scores of students.
These innovative, market-leading firms offer advice on how to stay at the forefront of this vast integration vertical.
We use the case of a fictional university to show that leaving a trail of “bread crumbs” can allow you to retrace your steps and guide you in your technology projects.