Don Hensley shares his thoughts on the Fourth Industrial Revolution as a disruptor to the Education sector, and how institutions can respond with spaces to support emerging formats for teaching, research, and service.
Realizing the benefits of largescale property acquisitions to reduce flood risk
Stantec is researching how cities can revitalize flood-prone neighborhoods, in part by treating ecosystems ...
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Stantec Podium Presentation Schedule at WEFTEC 2019
Water, water everywhere—our experts are talking collection, control, treatment, nutrient removal, reuse and plans for where all this water will go…
Family business office update: 6 ways to get the most out of your workplace designer
A family-owned business has history and traditions that a design team can enhance to instill a unique company culture—and do business better
Hitting Saskatchewan carbon targets: How to achieve, measure, and prove reduced emissions
In the fight against climate change, we’re working with clients to establish baseline measures for reducing greenhouse gas emissions
How do you design smart cities for people? Start by getting them involved.
Explore the ideas, insights, and experiences from Stantec's first Idea Hackathon: Toward a Smart Toronto
From the Design Quarterly: 8 ways to design for density and live where the action is
Cities that have higher density are inherently more sustainable—and they are generally more livable, too
Published in Planning magazine: May you live in interesting times
Planning commissioners and planning staffs must chart a path forward while considering climate, demographic, economic, and technological changes
How Indigenous and northern communities shape my professional philosophy as a planner
Engaging the communities we work with and aligning ourselves with their perspectives
[With Video] 3 surprising things I discovered from hacking 21st-century city challenges
A mentor from Stantec’s Idea Hackathon shares her thoughts from a two-day forum on smart city solutions
How can we optimize evolving lighting design to enhance health and well-being?
In an industry disrupted by changing technology, designers must take a holistic approach to integrate innovative concepts without compromising fundamentals
Published in World Water Magazine: Embracing change delivers SMART technologies
A successful business change is key to ensuring a sustainable return on investment says Stantec’s Neil Croxton
Grounded art: Flooring in healthcare spaces increases in creativity and impact
The right flooring choices can help with wayfinding, healing, and level of comfort
Published in Metro Magazine: Retrofitting garages for zero-emissions buses
North American communities are switching to electric buses; here are 8 factors to consider when retrofitting bus facilities for more sustainable transit options
I survived my TEDx talk: Here are 5 tips I learned that can make you a better speaker
Urban designer Cynthia Albright questioned her presentation skills in front of a giant audience, but persistence and practice, practice, practice paid off
Five ways smart cities can change daily life in the public realm (for the better)
Better health, reduced energy consumption and improved security are just some of the possibilities, proponents say
ESI ThoughtLab: The Path to a Hyperconnected City
Stantec’s smart cities lead Nancy MacDonald tells our research partner ESI ThoughtLab what makes a hyperconnected city
From the Design Quarterly: Retrofitting today’s buildings for a sustainable future
Most existing buildings will still be in use 50 years from now. Retrofitting for sustainability is critical to a low-carbon future.
Published in The Institute of Water Magazine: Digital! What now?
Stantec’s Jo Kelsey reflects on the water industry’s ambition to embrace digital solutions to improve performance and delivery of outcomes
What is microtransit? And how can transit agencies use it to fill gaps in their mass transit systems?
Learn more in our interactive infographic
What does it mean to future-proof a city?
While no one can predict the future, experts in smart technology and urban planning say there are ways to help cities adapt and thrive
Building pride and community through high school athletics facility design