Intellis Blog

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The Best Trends from the 2019 Collision Conference

What were the most impressive takeaways and trends from this year's Collision Conference in Toronto? The Collision tech conference is one of the biggest in the world for start-ups and large tech companies, and plenty of Venture Capitalists, and other investors attend to learn about the newest trends and technologies.

Happy World FM Day!

May 15, 2019 From all of us at Intellis, Happy World FM Day! Today we celebrate FM professionals. Thank you to all the facilities management professionals who keep our built environment healthy, safe, and productive!

Use technology to better manage and plan for the future of Sports Arenas, Athletic Facilities, and Entertainment Stadiums

This is why using technology for Asset Management and Capital Planning in Sports Arenas, Athletic Facilities, and Entertainment Stadiums is so important.

Improving healthcare and hospital operational efficiency

Your facilities are one of your healthcare institution's largest and most visible physical assets. So, why wouldn't you want to improve operational efficiency?

Celebrating Earth Day and the Built Environment

Happy Earth Day! Infrastructure is an environmental issue. The health of our buildings and infrastructure directly impacts the well-being of humans and the environment. In this way, maintaining the built environment—our buildings, dams, bridges, power grids, and transportation systems—is absolutely crucial.

The recent fire at Notre-Dame in Paris highlights the importance of emergency preparedness plans

In the wake of the devastating fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, here at Intellis, we have been interested to learn about some of the vital factors that allowed the French Fire Brigade to act quickly, salvaging the main structure and many historical artifacts after two-thirds of the roof along with the delicate spire were destroyed in a fire earlier this week.

The FOUNDATION of Student Success

Making strategic decisions that transform your institution in a way that enhances student experience, increases enrollment, and improves ROI is no easy task.

4 ways to improve the learning environment and deliver a better student experience

University students spend 20 to 30 hours a week in classrooms and labs. At Intellis, we know that educational institutions want to match the dedication of their students to time spent working in one setting with a commitment to ensuring their atmosphere is healthy, safe, stimulating and prepared to meet the individual needs of its learners.

Digital Transformation in Capital Planning for Facilities

Emerging technologies are transforming the facility management industry in significant ways, particularly in terms of how data is collected and analyzed for capital planning. Here we discuss the top trends that are driving digital transformation in capital planning and asset management for facilities. 

It's Spring! Here are 5 facilities management tips for a fresh start this season!

It might not feel like it, but Spring is officially here! What can facility managers and building owners do to ensure their physical assets are prepared for the new season?