Welcome to TCU SISU

Thanlyin Co-operative University (TCU) created the SISU as a specific project and as an incubator. The SISU was officially launched on November 2017 and is located at Uttara Estate, TCU. The main activities of the SISU at TCU are operating as a research center for social innovation, accelerating project, providing tools for professors/classes to foster social innovation and acting as an interface between the universities, society, and surrounding communities.

TCU SISU provide co-working space for students and community meetings, talks and exhibitions related to innovation, front desk where users have access to generic information regarding SISU, Technological Exploration space equipped with computers, projectors, sewing machines and classroom for lectures, talks and other forms of workshop.

The specific objectives of the SISU are to foster social innovation as an integral part in the institutional activities in knowledge transfer and encourage a university- society engagement with local communities and in particular disadvantaged groups through a variety of means: new social enterprise, new participative and collaborative projects, new business model such as micro credit, collection of data on social issues and solutions, new initiatives for the communities.

 

BLOG ENTRIES:

4th Replication of Impact Connect Studio

4th Replication of Impact Connect Studio

TCU SISU conducted its fourth replication of Impact connect studio on 17th July 2019. The studio design was developed and previously done by SIX in Myanmar. This studio was conducted as a replication under WP 5 of SEASIN Project in the SISU Office of TCU. A total of...

3rd Replication of Impact Connect Studio

3rd Replication of Impact Connect Studio

TCU SISU conducted its third replication of Impact connect studio on 11th July 2019. The studio design was developed and previously done by SIX in Myanmar. This studio was conducted as a replication under WP 5 of SEASIN Project in the SISU Office of TCU. A total of 39...

Second Replication of Impact Connect Studio

Second Replication of Impact Connect Studio

TCU SISU conducted its second replication of Impact connect studio on 4h July 2019. The studio design was developed and previously done by SIX in Myanmar. This studio was conducted as a replication under WP 5 of SEASIN Project in the SISU Office of TCU. A total of 36...

1st Replication of Impact Connect Studio

1st Replication of Impact Connect Studio

TCU SISU conducted its first replication of Impact connect studio on 26th June 2019. The studio design was developed and previously done by SIX in Myanmar. This studio was conducted as a replication under WP 5 of SEASIN Project in the SISU classroom of TCU. A total of...

Basic Painting and Recycle Art Training Workshop

Basic Painting and Recycle Art Training Workshop

TCU SISU provided basic painting and recycle art training workshop to TCU SISU users for five days. The training was conducted during May 2019. The purposes of workshop were; To increase the number of SISU users who are interested in social innovationTo recycle the...

Campaign on environmental cleanliness

Campaign on environmental cleanliness

TCU SISU conducted campaign on environmental cleanliness in the Kyaikkhauk Pagoda Estate near the university. The campaign was led by TCU SISU coordinator Rector Dr. Yi Yi Win and this campaign was conducted for the purpose of increasing the awareness of the...

Bamboo Builder Empower Program 2019

Bamboo Builder Empower Program 2019

Bamboo Builders is a Singapore-based social enterprise that builds confident leaders to impact their community through entrepreneurship. They provide customised growth programs, empowering young adults to lead sustainable change better. They have created 9 rural...

Seminar on Design Thinking

Seminar on Design Thinking

TCU SISU Team conducted the seminar on design thinking with a purpose of sharing the design thinking concepts as a problem solving tool in social innovation which is relatively new concept among our societies. The event took place on February 14th 2019 at 10:00 am in...

Stakeholders