Indoor Mapping Blog

The Ultimate Guide to Indoor Maps for Enterprises: The Building Blocks for Smarter Spaces

by Trish Sissons on 4/25/19 11:11 AM

The way we experience indoor spaces is about to change dramatically, and it is today’s enterprises that are leading the charge. While it is certainly a bold claim to say that technological innovation is going to completely revolutionize our experience of place in the next few years, it is a substantiated one when we observe the shifts already happening. When it comes to smart spaces and a new experience of place, the wheels of change are already well and truly in motion, and we are well on our way to creating a more connected world.

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The Evolution of Wayfinding: From Static Signage to Blue Dots and Beyond

by Trish Sissons on 11/6/18 4:01 PM

When wayfinding works, we don’t even notice it. However, when it fails, our lives are derailed. We miss flights and connections, we’re late for important appointments, and we generally get really, really frustrated. While we can rarely identify the times wayfinding has explicitly helped us, most of us can certainly pinpoint the times wayfinding has failed us - like that highway exit sign that appears way too late in the game to help you make the turn.

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Maps Tell Important Stories

by Trish Sissons on 10/3/18 12:32 PM

I once had a professor - the esteemed communications and social change researcher, Dr. Martin Laba - who taught me what is potentially the most important thing I learned in university, and I think it’s something we all know intuitively on some level.

No matter the culture or context, storytelling is the key to human connection. Humans everywhere connect, communicate, empathize, and advance through stories.

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