TISS: Social Transformation Programme

TISS: Social Transformation Programme 


This social transformation programme is designed to unleash the full potential and ethical leadership in you and inspire others to do so to transform your lives, your work and your society by leading our projects using a holistic methodology and integrated design principles. It will provide you with approaches and tools to expand your reach and impact, through shaping a breakthrough initiative, which transforms how you lead your projects and make a difference in the world. It offers opportunities to established or budding leaders from the public, private, and non-profit organizations to build results/action-based alliances and create paradigmatic shifts.

Purpose of Programme

To foster leaders and organisations who source their full potential for ethical leadership and hold multiple principled perspectives in solving problems by shifting systems for human and environmental wellbeing.


  1. Source one's creativity and full potential for strategic and ethical action
  2. Stimulate pattern thinking when identifying systems leverage and strategic drivers to transform systems of injustice and inequality while solving problems synergistically
  3. Create effective implementation strategies in the context of one’s breakthrough initiatives to generate outcome and impact, and know how to transform breakdowns into breakthroughs while in action.
  4. Enable participants to move from only managing projects to leading transformational change and deliver tangible results based on ethics and universal values; practicing transformation techniques and methodologies in routine activities. Forge results-oriented partnerships across sector, issues, regions that will substantially strengthen each project and ensure large scale. impact and transformation at the micro and macro levels
  5. Formulate and align strategic actions and results to establish equitable and sustainable change. Design operational strategies to scale one’s ideas for immediate results as well as long term and large scale sustainable impact
  6. Create trans-disciplinary strategies for ethical action and results dedicated to synergetic solutions

Who can Participate?

  • Any individual and organization who burns for justice and is in action or desires to make difference. in our society for sustainable change that entails sourcing universal values and ethical action and for social and environmental well-being; organizations and individuals in Education/Academia, Corporate, Government, Civil Society, Communication and Media.
  • More than one participant from an organization or team are encouraged to apply.

Dates of the Programme

  • Session 1: 23-25 August 2018
  • Session 2: 27-29 September, 2018
  • Session 3: 29-31 October 2018


  • Option 1 Through Filling in form. There is no cancellation fee for withdrawal post completion of this form. However, no refunds once fee has been paid.
  • Option 2  Via Word format application form, Please email request to Adya Siddarth: adyashankar@gmail.com or Candice Menezes: candicegmenezes@gmail.com
Important Dates To Remember
  • 1st July 2018: Fee payment open
  • 23rd July 2018: Last day to register (Maximum capacity is 90 participants)
  • 27th July 2018: Last date for fee payment (bank transfer or via TISS payment gateway)


Adya Siddarth: adyashankar@gmail.com
Candice Menezes: candicegmenezes@gmail.com
Srilatha Juvva: juvvas@tiss.edu
Sudarshan Rodriguez: Sudarshan.rodriguez@gmail.com