Innovative Creativity Early critical thinking and active listening; focus on space, form, function, and the use of natural light.
Testing and Evaluation Constant measuring of the design against program goals, budgets, and expectations.
Research Study of proven developments in materials, techniques, and system performances.
Communication Openly sharing information, design ideas, concerns, and offering solutions.
Harmony Blending all the elements and influences of a design challenge into one cohesive solution with equal parts art and science.