“A brighterfuture lies in ouryouth’s well-being.”

Ysidro Castillo is TalkShop’s lead consultant in developing, implementing, monitoring and reviewing strategic plans. He has extensive experience in events management and has amassed considerable skills in Training, Coaching and Capacity-Building.

As a director, Syd has processed and operated youth programmes. These programmes were developed into actions and action plans. He has implemented, monitored, reviewed and evaluated strategic plans of the Asia-Pacific Region of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM), particularly in the areas of young people and adolescents.

In the Scout organization, Syd has been developing more than 20 workshops for leaders and members of the organization in the Asia-Pacific Region. Some of these workshops and seminars include Leadership Trainings for Supreme Student Body groups, Development Programs for Teachers, Spiritual Direction Sessions and Cross-Cultural Orientations. Syd has empowered and served as the mentor of a group of dynamic young volunteers called “Young Adult Members Group”.

Syd currently continues to share his knowledge and expertise in TalkShop’s seminars and workshops related to Team Building and Capacity Building.



  • Team Building
  • Capacity Building
  • Group Dynamics
  • Social Development
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Strategic Plan Implementation
  • Events Management
  • Youth Organization Management