Director of Applied Research
Greg Lindsay is a senior fellow of the New Cities Foundation — where he leads the Connected Mobility
Initiative — a non-resident senior fellow of The Atlantic Council’s Strategic Foresight Initiative, and a
visiting scholar at New York University’s Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management. He is
also a contributing writer for Fast Company and co-author of Aerotropolis: The Way We’ll Live Next.
He writes, speaks, and consults frequently on the future of work and cities, most recently at the OECD,
the MIT Media Lab, Microsoft Research, and McKinsey. He’s written for The New York Times, The Wall
Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, McKinsey Quarterly, The New Republic, The Economist Group,
and The World Economic Forum. He has advised Intel, Ericsson, Samsung, Audi, Chrysler, André Balazs
Properties, Emaar, and Expo 2020, among other organizations.
His work with Studio Gang Architects on the future of suburbia was displayed at New York’s Museum of
Modern Art (MoMA) in 2012. His work on the future of cities is currently on display at the 15th Venice
Architecture Biennale, the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, and will be exhibited at
Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador in October 2016. He’s been cited as an expert on the future of travel,
technology and urbanism by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The
Guardian, USA Today, CNN, NPR, and the BBC.
Greg is a two-time Jeopardy! champion (and the only human to go undefeated against IBM’s Watson).