Written on topics ranging from the open office to neuroscience, these were IA’s most popular blog posts of 2019.
Creating wellness in the work environment has a new champion – Fitwel. Launched for universal use in 2016, this system, developed by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the General Services Administration (GSA), has joined LEED and WELL in evaluating and rating the health-affecting aspects of the built environment to improve occupant wellbeing—while concomitantly benefiting employee performance, retention, and recruitment....continued
This is the first in a two-part series that considers some of the topics presented at the 2018 Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture” attended by IA Director of Strategy Mary Lee Duff,Assoc. IIDA, LEED AP, and IA Senior Strategist Diane Rogers, AIA, WELL AP, which supports IA’s position that the human experience will be a central design focus in 2019....continued