Designing for a Sensory-Rich Work Environment
IA’s Design of the Scotiabank Digital Factory Empowers and Challenges Staff
IA recently completed a new workplace for Scotiabank in Toronto, designed to support the financial firm’s agilists, engineers, and technology developers—who in turn support more than 23 million customers in over 55 countries. To enhance productivity and attract top engineering …
Big Picture: IA Design Intelligence in 2017
Retail in 2017: The Irony of Technology
Healthcare in 2017: The Autonomous World of HealthTech
Tour Sonos’ New Workplace in Boston
Sonos engaged IA to support their global workplace design as they relocated from Cambridge, Massachusetts to a 115,000-square-foot space in Boston’s Downtown Crossing. The resulting design is a carefully calibrated
How Does Interior Architecture Help You?
Tell us how you interact with the built environment where you work, shop, and receive care.
High Tech and High Touch
By Kevin Funkhouser
Every April of my childhood, my father would pack the whole family in the car and drive south from San Francisco to Disneyland in Anaheim
Shoptalk Preview: What Happens in Vegas Will be Virtual
IA will exhibit its virtual reality project delivery platform at the inaugural conference showcasing retail and technology.…
The Multi-Generation Workplace: Can One Size Fit All?
SXSW 2016: Why Workplace and Why Now?
A focus on VR technologies and empathetic design goals provided context for our panel on workplace and the delivery of architecture and design.
I spent a full week of March in Austin, Texas to attend my first SXSW, or South …
Beyond Beta: Virtual Reality Supports Empathetic Design
Preview the SXSW 2016 panel “Reality Check: VR and AR in Workplace Design is Here” with the presenting workplace strategist.
As workplace strategists, we study the people and culture of an organization from the insider’s point of view with ethnographic …
Technology Defines Ever-Evolving Specialty Spaces
Customized facilities—from mega data storage centers to trading floors and call centers—let clients strategize and choose the appropriate level of performance and security they demand.
Design Intelligence in 2016: An Alternate (Virtual) Reality
The next step in virtual environments is showing clients how that space will be used by occupants in real time.
Immersive virtual reality (VR) has become a significant part of IA’s workflow in the delivery of interior architecture. This method …
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1. At a store, I prefer not to engage with customer service/sales staff unless they are …
Leveraging Big Data for a Competitive Advantage
IA’s workplace strategies practice tracks and connects space utilization and work flows for hundreds of thousands of square feet in real time.
How do you observe and track–with
IA Tech Design Summit: How Our Clients Inspire Us and What We Foresee for the Future
Design Leaders in Seattle, Chicago, and New York weigh the factors shaping the workplace design of today’s technology innovators.
In early August, a few of our designers convened for the first-ever IA Tech Design Summit – a roundtable discussion about …
Next Generation Workplaces Using Predictive Analytics
Predictive analytics is best understood by considering where it falls within the business analytics spectrum. Business analytics typically involves a three-step process.
1. gather data
2. process the data into information, and
3. translate the
The Future of Architectural Renderings at IA is in Virtual Reality
WorkTech 2015: Addressing the Softer Qualities of the Workplace
Part II of II: IA Workplace Strategist Shih Hua Liong joined the conversation around the future of workplace at the recent New York edition of WorkTech.
People & Workplace Wellbeing
I found it reassuring that wellbeing in the workplace was …