Commercial real estate has seen unique changes following the pandemic. Greg Lindsay, an expert on the future of cities, talks with 2022 PAR President Chris Beadling about nomad cities, mixed-use properties, the everywhere office, technology and mobility. Lindsay is the chief communications officer at Climate Alpha, an AI-driven location-analysis platform steering investment toward climate adaptation and more resilient regions and the co-author of the 2011 bestseller Aerotropolis: The Way We’ll Live Next.
Lindsay is currently working on a project at Cornell Tech that touches on the metaverse. He is also an urban tech fellow at Cornell Tech’s Jacobs Institute, a senior fellow of MIT’s Future Urban Collectives Lab and a nonresident senior fellow of the Atlantic Council’s Scowcroft Strategy Initiative. He’s been cited as an expert on the future of cities, technology and mobility by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, USA Today, CNN, NPR and the BBC.