Sasaki Ideas

Sasaki Ideas

Collaboration is one of today's biggest buzzwords—but at Sasaki, it's at the core of what we do. We see it not just as a working style, but as one of the fundamentals of innovation. We think and work beyond boundaries to make new discoveries. On our blog, we’re writing about what inspires us, and sharing insights from our work in architecture, interior design, planning, urban design, landscape architecture, graphic design, and civil engineering, as well as financial planning and software development. Visit http://www.sasaki.com/blog

Posted on June 09, 2014 by Sasaki Ideas
Higher education is rapidly evolving. As we use planning and design to help our clients navigate major shifts in culture, technology, and funding, it is essential to focus on strategies that help foster an education that is relevant after graduation. One way to promote relevance is to strengthen...
Posted on February 27, 2014 by Sasaki Ideas
Open layouts are grabbing headlines as a hallmark of the new workplace—think the Google campus or Facebook's headquarters. And for smaller-scale operations, open designs are often lauded for being less expensive than private office plans. But does that mean all offices should have an open layout?...
Posted on February 13, 2014 by Sasaki Ideas
For the past decade, LEED certification has been the gold (or platinum) standard for sustainability in the built environment. But as technology, design practices, and our very definition of sustainability continue to grow and evolve, new standards for green building are emerging. Zero Net Energy (...
Posted on January 31, 2014 by Sasaki Ideas
Most colleges and universities feel pressure to offer the latest amenities in order to attract and retain the best and brightest students. And while hauling in the bulldozer to create modern facilities is attractive in some regards, deciding to renovate can be just as effective and, in some cases,...