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Top Trends in Library Design

by Christopher Foster CTS, Project Consultant, and Jim Viviano CTS, Senior Consultant, The Sextant Group

Norfolk’s Slover Library. Santa Clara Library for the 21st Century. The iconic game-changing James B. Hunt Library at North Carolina State University. Wherever you look, emerging technologies in colleges and universities around the world are transforming the way faculty teach and students learn by creating […]

May 31st, 2017|Knowledge|

Rethinking Technology for Higher Education

by Craig Park, FSMPS, Assoc. AIA, Principal Consultant, The Sextant Group

Improving learning outcomes is the new mantra on higher education campuses. Positioning a young, motivated, intelligent, and globally informed cohort of Millennial and Z-gen students for success in a workplace of the future is their goal. Learning spaces of all types are being designed to support peer-to-peer, collaborative, experiential, […]

May 2nd, 2017|Knowledge|

A Case for Technology

by Craig Park, FSMPS, Assoc. AIA, Principal Consultant, The Sextant Group

AIA Atlanta published Craig Park’s article, “The Architecture of Connection: A Case for Technology in the Practice of the Future” in their 2017 journal Design Equilibrium. In his article, Craig explores an ever growing, ever evolving sea change of technologies that are integral to the future of the design […]

May 1st, 2017|Knowledge|

The Sextant Group Promotes Two to Principal

The Sextant Group, an independent technology consulting firm, today announced the promotions of Mark Grassi CTS-D and Matt LeFeber CTS to Principal Consultant.

Mark J. Grassi CTS-D
Mark Grassi joined The Sextant Group in 2013 as a Senior Systems Designer. He successfully manages challenging corporate assignments for clients such as Google, Samsung, SAP and Under Armour. Mark’s extensive knowledge of designing […]

April 11th, 2017|News|

TRUE NORTH | The 24/7 Connected Patient

by Mark S. Valenti, President and CEO, The Sextant Group

Technology in Healthcare
From place-based to technology-based, the nature of healthcare delivery is changing rapidly. Across the US, our architectural, healthcare and medical education clients from Harvard Medical School to The Cleveland Clinic continue to transcend the boundaries of space and time. Telemedicine, telehealth, mHealth, e-health, wearable devices—what does the healing […]

Lessons All Around Us, Your School is a Living Laboratory

by Joseph Bocchiaro III, PhD, CStd, CTS-D, CTS-I, ISF-C, Principal Consultant, The Sextant Group

Principals are always looking for practical ways to teach kids. They send classes on field trips, bring in guest speakers, and show videos. But you don’t necessarily have to send your students outside the building for a rich learning experience. Look around and you will see […]

March 23rd, 2017|Knowledge|

David Logsted CTS, PMP Joins The Sextant Group as Project Consultant

A long time New Mexico resident, David comes to The Sextant Group from Compass Audiovisual LLC, an Albuquerque, New Mexico-based audiovisual consulting firm that he owned from 2008-2015. Prior to Compass Audiovisual, David spent eleven years at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque. During his first year at Sandia, he was a Systems Engineer in the Aircraft Compatibility department, […]

February 28th, 2017|News|

Mark Valenti Delivers Opening Keynote at International Smart Building Conference

The Sextant Group’s President & CEO, Mark S. Valenti CTS, will deliver the opening keynote for the 2017 Smart Building Conference on February 6, 2017 in Amsterdam. Presenting alongside 30 of the world’s smart building thought leaders, he’ll deliver The Challenge of a Smart Building is NOT in the Technology.

Organized by Integrated Systems Events, The Smart Building Conference takes […]

February 3rd, 2017|News|

The Sextant Group Announces Healthcare Technology Agreement with i-SCIENCE

The Sextant Group has entered into an exclusive services agreement with i-SCIENCE. As part of this agreement, The Sextant Group’s Healthcare Technology Group now delivers full-service healthcare technology planning services, and expands telehealth and virtual care offerings.

“The expansion of existing technologies and the advent of new, often disparate, technologies in the healthcare environment demands a holistic approach,” said Jerry […]

October 26th, 2016|Healthcare, Hospitals, News|

Automaxpectations: What do you think will happen next?

by Joseph Bocchiaro III, PhD, CStd, CTS-D, CTS-I, ISF-C, Principal Consultant, The Sextant Group

My car doors lock mysteriously for no apparent reason, its gears shift right before I think they should. My operating system decides to update and shut me down when I am racing toward a deadline. Elevators show up before I press the button. For a long […]

October 20th, 2016|Knowledge|