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Join us on September 19th, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm ET, for a panel discussion on the pursuit of true enterprise innovation with Greg Dubejsky (Director of Corporate Engagement at MaRS Discovery District), Andrew Grubb (Head of Innovation at Mercer), and Mark Reisler (Senior Strategist at Architech).
We believe that by involving the client early and often, we end up with a better outcome and allows us to create the right product, faster.
We recently hosted a panel discussion at Architech about Blockchain. Here are a few of our panelists’ key insights, from the basics to futurist thought.
When it comes to launching a new product or service, risk management is paramount. We work with our clients to minimize expenses and the resources consumed so that risk can be properly managed. But, that’s not the only concern when it comes to new product development. The other major question we’re constantly asking clients and ourselves is, “are we building the right thing?” That’s where a “Lean Startup” methodology comes in.
On July 19th at 1PM, join Jan Scholz (Senior Data Scientist) and Molly Puddister (Senior Interaction Designer) as they explore the intersection of data and design.
Reinventing the Online Experience
When you’re the client, it’s a pleasure to hear the old adage, “The client [customer] is always right”.
We asked our team to rank the top 5 contributions Canada has made to the tech or medical community.
Motivation comes from working on things we care about. It also comes from working with people we care about. – Sheryl Sandberg
Collaborating on the common purpose is just the start. Our teams move transparently and openly throughout the product journey.
While a quick Google search will pull up hundreds of team development activities for you to choose from, here are four activities tried and tested by the Architech team
This post will focus on the frequently overlooked fact that monitoring (like every other system), requires a good understanding of users and goals.
As part of this rebranding effort, we’ve undertaken to re-develop our website – keeping what’s been working and building in new content and functionality to improve the overall user experience.
Software can solve business problems, it can increase efficiency to reduce operating costs and increase revenue, but only if it works.
The new dotCMS 4.0 intuitive interface means your team can be more efficient and productive.
Our brand has served us well, but it was time to evolve our look and feel to match the dynamic work we’re doing with our clients and partners.
Join our webinar on April 20th, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm ET, as Architech and dotCMS explain the opportunities, features, and best practices of integrating a CMS with a DMS.
Together, data and design enable our team to work with our clients to build better products for their end-users.
Join Architech and Microsoft, on Tuesday, April 25, to learn and experience the Cortana Intelligence Suite, hands-on. During this workshop you will learn how to leverage the suite to support your data science practice and transform data into action.
Responsive Design is outdated. Adaptive Design is labour intensive. Is there a better solution?
As a leader in an agile organization, I see deep parallels between the Agile Manifesto and the way we focus on clients and run our business.
While technology is driving a lot of the change, the role of designers (service designers, interaction designers, etc.) will become even more crucial in terms of solving real-world problems and addressing underlying human needs.
In the consulting world, we’re often asked to wear more than one hat at a time. While this definitely keeps you on your toes, at times, it can be stressful and even lead to tension on your team when more than one person is trying to do the same job.
Heading to Techfest this year? Stop by and say ‘hi’! We’re always looking for great talent to join our crew – so be sure to come check out what we have to offer.
We subscribe to the theory that a place is only as good as the people that make it. Our team of dedicated and creative staff is at the heart of the work that Architech does.
With the number of connected devices around the world forecasted to reach 50 billion in 2020, businesses without the intention to implement IoT will be at a significant loss. The world of IoT is vast, and it’s easy to become lost in which data sources to focus on and how to ensure that you have the right strategy for your business. Architech’s two week proof of concept (POC) will help you understand how IoT works with your business, and create a custom solution.
In part 2 of our ‘Living Our Values’ mini-series, Deniz Berrak explores what the core value, “Embrace Change”, means to her
Some of our strategists and designers touch on what they found most valuable at this year’s Service Design Canada conference.
In part 1 of our ‘Living Our Values’ mini-series, Deniz Berrak explores what the core value, “Think Big”, means to her at Architech and beyond.