Space planning for classes, extracurriculars, faculty officers, and so forth is typically managed via paper-based systems, manual processes, or simple spreadsheets. Recent events with COVID-19 requires capacity planning to be more detailed at the user level to ensure physical distancing and tools for room booking and coordinate usage planning.
Goals and Objectives
The end goal is to support space planning and optimize building space usage and control of environmental factors that impact usage. Increasingly, as digital and physical ecosystems merge operationally, more competencies and know-how are required to integrate information from both IT/OT sources effectively.
Smart building technologies such as occupancy sensors, analytics and AI, mobile devices, video, and collaborative software, CMMS and facility management software, ERP
Use Case Summary
Demands for teaching spaces, student workspaces, meetings, and events on multiple campuses are anticipated and met as needed; spaces are leveraged to optimize users’ enjoyment and usage of all campus spaces; new ways to utilize space are tracked and identified.