x = independently organized TED event

This event occurred on
September 20, 2013
6:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
(UTC -4hrs)
Queens, New York
United States

Eric W. Sanderson is creator of Mannahatta and now Mannahatta 2409, and ecologist at the Wildlife Conservation Society. Diahann Billings-Burford is Chief Service Officer for New York City, with projects including NYC Service and NYC °CoolRoofs. Anastasia Cole Plakias and Cara Chard are leaders behind Brooklyn Grange, the world's largest rooftop farm, and City Growers, a program that uses the farm to teach children about agriculture and nature.

Eric, Diahann, Anastasia and Cara will speak about the present and future New York at our TEDx City 2.0 satellite event hosted by City Atlas and COFFEED, in LIC, Queens. RSVP necessary due to limited space. Arrive promptly at 6 and you'll be able to begin the evening with a visit to Brooklyn Grange, right upstairs!

37-18 Northern Boulevard
Queens, New York, 11101
United States
Event type:
TEDxCity2.0 (What is this?)
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Organizing team


  • Frank Raffaele
    Proprietor, COFFEED