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The Next Step
How do      you want to live?The traditional means for institutional building designs, rarely include input fromthose who ...
The GoalEach of the parties will come   into the process with a    preconceived notion.Those notions will morph and mix to...
Although the projects themselves are diverse and showcase nine building types, award winners exhibited severalcommon theme...
Forming the CommunityConcerned Parties are gathered to meet, utilizing telecommunications to bring inthose who cannot phys...
•Sanctuary, safety,                                          •Longevity, working social opportunities,                    ...
Consensus    &Implemen-    Experience tation                 VirtualTweaking             /live modelor tossing            ...
Gathering Ideas  Using Google Sketchup, or a similar virtual modelconstruction program, a basic design is created, based o...
Dollars and mandates are real considerationsBy inclusiveness, experts in matters of finance, and thosewith how-to experien...
TripAdvisorAngie’s List                                 Consumer                                   Reports                ...
Home                        Sweet                        HomeThere is no end to the project.As those who use the building ...
Connectivity & creativity
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Connectivity & creativity

  1. 1. The Next Step
  2. 2. How do you want to live?The traditional means for institutional building designs, rarely include input fromthose who will reside within its walls. This seems downright crazy.The percentage of the population over sixty-five years of age, is increasingexponentially. http://www.census.gov/population/www/pop-profile/elderpop.htmlDo you see yourself or a family member in need?
  3. 3. The GoalEach of the parties will come into the process with a preconceived notion.Those notions will morph and mix to form the final design, through consensus.
  4. 4. Although the projects themselves are diverse and showcase nine building types, award winners exhibited severalcommon themes, among them: Connection to nature; The Perkins Eastman Research Collaborative, the 2010 American Site responsiveness; Institute of Architects Design for Aging (DFA) Knowledge Community Connection to the neighborhood; senior housing study and released its Intergenerational developments; report: “Design for Aging” This excerpt indicates a considerable Holistic wellness; departure from traditional considerations Aging in place; Neighborhood/household model and personalized care; Extensive amenities, offering many options to residents; Hospitality or resort feel. Focus on affordability;
  5. 5. Forming the CommunityConcerned Parties are gathered to meet, utilizing telecommunications to bring inthose who cannot physically attend. Experts, beneficiaries of the outcome, andveterans of other projects worldwide, are included.Input of initial ideas: telephone comment line (non-computer users), blogging,posts on a social networkModels will allow for manipulation of detail both virtual and tangible
  6. 6. •Sanctuary, safety, •Longevity, working social opportunities, conditions, daily needs, health functionality, budget support, access to constraints and natural surroundings liability RESIDENTS ON SITE STAFF FINANCIAL SUPPORT REPRESEN-TATIVES NETWORK/FAMILY •Building Codes, •Safety, safety, budget happiness, constraints, comfort efficiency independence
  7. 7. Consensus &Implemen- Experience tation VirtualTweaking /live modelor tossing testing
  8. 8. Gathering Ideas Using Google Sketchup, or a similar virtual modelconstruction program, a basic design is created, based oncurrent research, results of the survey and blogs, etc., andoptimal utilization of the site. Simultaneously, the tangible model is created, and placedin established test communities.Representations of people, either avatars or models, aremoved through both models emulating daily use.
  9. 9. Dollars and mandates are real considerationsBy inclusiveness, experts in matters of finance, and thosewith how-to experience are readily available.The knowledge gained through this experience is passedalong, in turn securing gain for businesses through thecreation of a successful projectAssessing the value of a product or service through virtualconnections is a common practice in our society.
  10. 10. TripAdvisorAngie’s List Consumer Reports Bizrate Epinions Pissed Consumer
  11. 11. Home Sweet HomeThere is no end to the project.As those who use the building as home, workplace,community asset, or investment change, so do needs.Space for the tangible model display is maintainedVirtual access is encouraged for all, regardless of age.

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