HOW DO YOU WANT TO MAKE CHANGE?

Check out Leyla's keynote talk at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Summit

We guide organizations and individuals to make change through our workshops,  online training packagescreative tools. We work with our clients to explore their unique problem areas, and develop solutions to rapidly transform how their teams work, create products, and provide services. 

Our collaborators and clients are pioneers in industry and government. They know that the future is sustainable, positive, regenerative and circular, and they want to have the tools, know-how and internal culture that will get them to the forefront of positive change. We help you get there quickly and dynamically. 


our WORKSHOPS help you transition towards change

With our ready-made impact workshops, custom-designed brain workout sessions, flexible content and customized tools, we agitate in a positive way to activate your team and support your organization in transformation towards sustainability and a circular economy.

  • Develop skills and knowledge to realize company values
  • Fill gaps in organizational knowledge and abilities
  • Provide concrete delivery on corporate social responsibility
  • Lead the way to go beyond design thinking
  • Enhance existing training with ready-made expert content
  • Deliver engaging tools and resources for work-based learning

CIRCULAR ECONOMY WORKSHOPS 

 

Learn how to rapidly transition your organization to this new economy

EQUITY, DIVERSITY & BIAS TRAINING AND WORKSHOPS

 

Create and lead a positive, organizational culture

SUSTAINABILITY & SYSTEMS TRAINING WORKSHOPS

 

Learn and how to use applied systems thinking to your organizational goals



UN Environment congratulates Leyla Acaroglu, awarded the 2016 Champion of the Earth in the Science and Innovation category.

In 2016, Disrupt Design founder Dr. Leyla Acaroglu was incredibly honored to be named a 2016 Champion of the Earth by the United Nations Environment Programme, in recognition of her work in advancing science and innovation.

Leyla proudly accepted this prestigious accolade on behalf of the millions of people around this beautiful planet who are championing change in micro and macro ways every day. 

We are fortunate to have a close relationship with the the United Nations, and have designed several of our offerings to support their ambitious and critical Sustainable Design Goals. Check out the workshops we have designed to target some of the United Nations Sustainable Design Goals here.

We can get you to the next level in your change journey, ensuring your company has the tools, know-how and support to maintain momentum needed to make a positive impact on the world. If you have a specific SDG your organization would like to work on, get in touch for custom solutions.


The workshop was so powerful - I felt I learned more in the 2 hours than I had in my MBA. The content was so easy to access, and our team left energized and excited about the project we initiated.
— Nathan, SF

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ONLINE TRAINING PROGRAMS

Our e-learning packages are for both on-boarding and fostering ongoing culture change and resilience. These high energy online programs are effective, hyper engaging and cognitively transformative. 


As someone operating in the nonprofit sphere, it was refreshing to branch out and learn a new way of thinking. I’m going to take this new learning to become an agent of cultural change in my circles.
— Michael Paone, NYC

TAILORED SOLUTIONS

What kind of change do you want? Solve a cultural problem? Transition rapidly to circular systems? Our custom designed experiences are designed to level up your professional culture, activate internal leadership, solve cultural problems, and help you rapidly transition to circular systems.


Stimulating, engaging, confrontational and eye opening... fantastic. I can’t wait to learn more.
— Nathan Littlewood, NYC

TOOLS + INITIATIVES for positive products + processes

We build tools that transfer our deep knowledge and understanding of how to make creative change to others in accessible, engaging and collaborative ways. Our core mission is to make a positive impact on the planet and to help other pioneering organizations and individuals do the same. 

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ONLINE SCHOOL TO FACILITATE AGENCY

TAKE AN ONLINE CLASSES

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award winning tools FOR CHANGE activatION

GET our creative change making toolkits

initiatives to ignite action on global issues

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The class provided me with a set of useful tools I can utilize to affect change in my workplace and profession and also led me to be more observant of how design affects our every day lives. I have also become more cognizant about how much impact simple actions have on the entire system. I highly recommend the course.
— Meghan Bagriel, Legal Practitioner, NYC
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THE BEST WAY TO PREDICT THE FUTURE IS TO DESIGN IT.
— R. BUCKMINSTER FULLER

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