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The University of Chicago Medical Center Wayfinding Program

It was a rare opportunity to return to my alma mater — The University of Chicago — as a consultant. In 2008, fd2s was asked to redesign an exterior signage … Continue reading

May 31, 2010 · Leave a comment

Wayfinding Website and Touchscreen Enhancements 2008

In 2004, fd2s collaborated with M. D. Anderson Cancer Center to design and launch the first integrated wayfinding solution, which included a wayfinding website and onsite touchscreens to help visitors … Continue reading

May 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Lance Armstrong Foundation Graphics Program

In 2008, I had the pleasure of managing the environmental graphics program for the Lance Armstrong Foundation’s new headquarters in East Austin. The project received an SEGD Merit Award. Photos … Continue reading

May 27, 2010 · Leave a comment

Wayfinding Website 2007

We’re all familiar with Google Maps and its competitors from Yahoo, Microsoft and Mapquest, but for complex environments these tools are not enough to help visitors find their way. Visitors … Continue reading

February 27, 2010 · Leave a comment

Day 2: Where 2.0 Conference 2009

Day 2: Where 2.0 Conference 2009 The frenetic pace of the conference continued on Thursday with nearly 20 presentations, demos and panels. A couple highlights: Steve Coast, founder of OpenStreetMap spun … Continue reading

May 22, 2009 · Leave a comment

Report from Where 2.0

This week I am participating in “Where 2.0,” a conference that focuses on innovations in “the geospatial web” — an ever-broadening category of technologies that utilize location information in some … Continue reading

May 21, 2009 · Leave a comment