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.



The Sustainable Coffee Cup Challenge

A sustainable to-go coffee cup for all of New York.


A Boardwalk Table…

What happens when we ask the question: is it possible to make a beautiful piece of furniture from a single plank of reclaimed wood from the Brooklyn Bridge Promenade?


Party in the Bronx: Friday, Oct. 25th, 6-9pm

Join us Friday, Oct. 25 for our end-of-show party at the Bronx River Art Center. Expect food, drink, music, live performance, and great conversation. We hope to see you there!

Past Speaking Engagements:


“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. 



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


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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