Conference Recordings

From Siloed to Sustainable

How the Connected Campus Builds Long-term Value and Agility
Published October 27, 2021
Presented by Carolyn Cirillo, Knoll, Inc. | Amanda Lorenzo, brightspot strategy | Lora Strigens, Vice President for Planning & University Architect, Marquette University
Planning Types: Campus Planning

Institutions referenced in this resource:
Marquette University

Campus spaces and what they offer play a vital role in student success. By making organizational and operational changes, these spaces can better respond to transformational shifts in higher education. In order to build long-term value and agility in physical campus space, we must connect academia with industry, teaching with research, student affairs with academic affairs, online with on-campus experiences, and capital with operational planning. In this session, you'll learn how to combine digital and physical environments, promote diversity and inclusion, and implement flexibility within campus spaces to prepare your institution for a more blended world.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Adapt to technological, economic, and demographic trends reshaping higher education by rethinking how to organize and operate campus spaces as well as balancing digital and physical experiences.
  2. Explain how to achieve maximum space utilization on your campus through better planning, support services, and application of space metrics and data.
  3. Describe how to create inclusive spaces that support diverse and flexible work methods as well as people and well-being.
  4. Network with peers to address common challenges, share best practices, and exchange resources.


Carolyn Cirillo, Workplace Research Manager, Knoll, Inc.
Amanda Lorenzo, Director, brightspot strategy
Lora Strigens, Vice President for Planning & University Architect, Marquette University

Continuing Education Units: AIA LU 1.0 Unit (SCUPC21C1406) | AICP CM 1.0 Unit

Delivered 10/27/2021.

Member Price: $35 USD | Non-member Price: $50 USD
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