Writing, teaching, and speaking engagements are an important part of our work. We publish on topics related to design, organizational culture, workplace, innovation, and urban infrastructure. We also present at conferences and moderate discussion panels.


THESANDBOXBLOG Recent Posts:

04/23/15

A taste of our own medicine (aka: Good walls make good teams)

Could building a wall bring our team closer together?

04/13/15

Scott teaching at Stanford in New York

Pilot Projects' founder and director gets involved with University's NYC program debut

03/24/15

Running the participatory design marathon

There's a long way to go, but we're taking on a big challenge that's making us better designers. And the world is taking notice.


Past Speaking Engagements:

01/31/14

“Forests As Capital” Annual Conference of the International Society of Tropical Foresters, Yale Chapter

Pilot Projects and its partners in the Brooklyn Bridge Forest were finalists in the Innovation Prize for outstanding ideas and concepts in financing tropical forest conservation. The Brooklyn Bridge Forest team presented the project before a panel of judges and conference attendees. 

 

10/18/13

2013 MAS Summit for New York City

New York City needs leaders that will cultivate opportunity and nurture innovation in all spheres. This year’s Summit themes were Innovation and Leadership, driving a discussion of building a globally competitive city that is socially, economically and environmentally resilient. Scott Francisco presented Brooklyn Bridge Forest and 100 Fountains.  See a video of the presentation.

10/04/13

IAM Inhabit

A gathering of creatives from a variety of disciplines to share ideas and issues related to their artistic and spiritual practices.


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