Deepen your practice. Engage with the World. Explore how Engage will impact your life.
At the Engage mindful leadership program, you’ll develop the knowledge, tools and leadership capacities to bring the benefits of mindfulness-based emotional intelligence (EI) to your workplace or community. You’ll learn from SIYLI’s experience bringing mindfulness and EI to such organizations as Google and SAP, and then craft your own plan to take action.
Experience deep personal development, shift the dynamics of your team and help your organization thrive. Engage.
Announcing our 2017 programs!
We’re happy to share that Engage will be offered twice in 2017! Please see below for the locations and session dates.
What is Engage?
For leaders looking to bring the benefits of mindfulness and emotional intelligence to workplaces and organizations, Engage is a five-month intensive program in mindful leadership.
Deepen your understanding of emotional intelligence, mindfulness and neuroscience. Learn directly from the world’s leading experts in these fields. Integrate learnings into your personal and professional life.
Learn practical tools to bring to your workplace or organization that decrease stress, increase resilience, improve collaboration and enhance well-being. Explore how to lead with more wisdom, skill and compassion. Learn how to share these tools and practices with others.
Embark on a learning journey that takes you deeper in your own practice. Reflect on how you embody mindfulness and emotional intelligence practices and the influence you have on others through your presence. Receive peer coaching focused on growth and transformation.
Join a global community of like-minded and warm-hearted individuals from all walks of life. Support one another to learn, transform and change the world.
Participants are incredibly fortunately to be led by SIYLI’s top leaders and teachers, who have taught our programs for eight years and have a had a direct hand in creating Engage.
Marc is the Co-founder and CEO of SIYLI. He's also a Zen priest and the author of Less: Accomplish More by Doing Less. Prior to founding SIYLI, Marc was the Director of Tassajara Zen Mountain Center.
Co-founder of Mindfulness Therapy Associates in San Francisco, Lori works as a mindfulness-based psychotherapist, coach and trainer, bringing pragmatic experience from the business world and a passion for creating lives of meaning, engagement and optimal performance to her clients. She has taught for SIYLI internationally to a range of organizations, including Google, Tennis Australia, AP Plasman and Rotman School of Business.
Peter is a social entrepreneur, learning designer and longtime practitioner of mindfulness and tai chi. Motivated by passions for learning, mindfulness and innovation, he has founded and worked at multiple socially minded startups. He has also taught and spoken about mindfulness at businesses, schools, nonprofits and for TEDx.
Engage Guest Faculty
Engage participants will learn from a world-class guest faculty who are globally recognized leaders in their fields of expertise.
What’s more, our faculty are also seasoned mindfulness practitioners with a wealth of practical experience. They will help you develop your personal mindfulness practice and offer effective mindfulness-based exercises to use throughout your day. Below is a list of guest faculty that will teach for either the San Francisco program, the Sydney program, or both.