The Public Spaces Conversations are an ongoing series of salon style discussions with planners, developers, architects and contractors about the changing face of public spaces.

As Vice President, of Retail and Development, Graeme is responsible for Ivanhoe’s retail portfolio. One of Graeme’s major projects is the rezoning and redevelopment of Oakridge Centre into a high density Transit Oriented Development.  Graeme has worked in the real estate industry for 23 years, in the fields of residential construction, sales and marketing for multi-family residential, residential single and multi-family development, commercial real estate brokerage, commercial shopping center development and institutional construction.

We discussed some interesting aspects of public space within malls in response to covid as well as innovative trends in open public spaces.  Please check back here in July when the editing will be complete for the full interview.