Satoshi Teshima Satoshi Teshima

Flexibility is critical in the construction of higher education, including on-campus medical and science facilities, according to Satoshi Teshima, associate VP at HGA Architects and Engineers. Thanks to technology, the way that students learn and communicate is changing, and because of the growth in technology, it is changing rapidly. To create timeless properties that facilitate learning and knowledge retention, Teshima is infusing flexibility in everything from the physical space to the technology infrastructure. We sat down with Teshima for an exclusive interview to talk about the trends that are informing architecture in high education today and in the future.