For Brand-Builders, City-Makers and Story-Tellers
Ep06. Natalie Slessor from Lendlease
We are thrilled to have Natalie Slessor - Head of Customer Futures for Lendlease - as a special guest to Episode 7 of our FreeThinking podcast. Natalie is one of Australia’s few social psychologists specialising in the built environment - with a razor sharp focus on the future of living, leisure and work. She talks about how great place-making should start with the ending, the value of a cultural risk assessment, and how Silicon Valley offers inspiration to the city as the ultimate perpetual field test!
Ep.05 Ross Bailey from Appear Here
Our special guest to Episode 5 of our FreeThinking podcast is Ross Bailey, founder of Appear Here, who has helped more than 200,000 brands find short-term spaces in London, Paris, and now, New York. He talks about how we will build back the delight-inducing, memory-making theatre of the high street... and how this is NOT about property, this is about entertainment and experience!
Ep.04 Amy Lamè, Radio 6 DJ & London's Night Czar
Our special guest to Episode 4 of our FreeThinking podcast is Amy Lamè - performer, creative leader, activist - Radio 6 DJ, Past Mayoress of Camden and now London's first Night Czar! From night-time myth busting and inequality, to the great post-pandemic opportunity for a better world for all - Amy and Adam have a lot to say in this engaging conversation.
Ep03. Lloyd Lee from Yoo Capital
Our special guest to Episode 3 of our FreetThinking podcast is Lloyd Lee, Managing Partner of Yoo Capital and driving force behind Olympia London. He talks about the value of thinking of the development as dynamic co-authored platform.
Ep02. Amahl Hazelton from Moment Factory
The second guest on The Freethinking Podcast is Amahl Hazelton at Moment Factory - from a Super Bowl show to a storytelling airport - he is a pioneer of the programmable place at a super-scale! He talks about the 'festivalisation' of our cities and the importance of the 'high street as a venue' as we seek to re-ignite our post-pandemic cities.
Ep01. Roger Madelin from British Land, and series intro
First guest on FreeState's The Freethinking Podcast, Roger Madelin is hosted by Adam Scott, and backs a reignited post-pandemic city via the always meanwhile state, facilitation not over-curation, and a post-war type of super confidence.