Master Plans

Harnessing Your Data to Drive Space Utilization and Fuel Master Plans

Data Analytics Can Save Millions in Deferred Construction

Published 2-2-2022

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health is using data science to improve existing space efficiencies while fulfilling departmental growth and retention goals, reducing leased space, and fueling master planning efforts. Data analytics has become a fundamental tool since facilities staff undertook an extensive data collection and analysis project and applied what they learned to develop space assignment rules and processes.