World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)

REFLECTIONS@50: Walking in Dharma

Virtual Conference

Agenda overview

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Sep 19, 2020

Saturday

Opening Session

Shankh Naad

Convener’s Welcome

Dr. Jai Bansal

Strategic Advisor – SharkRetail, Distinguished Fellow –
Argonne National Lab (Retd.)

President’s Address

Dr. Abhaya Asthana

President – World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)

Keynote

Vyomesh Joshi

CEO – 3D Systems; Former Exec VP – HP Imaging and Printing

Pane 1

Hindu Women’s Network

Panel 2

Advocacy

Lunch Break

Special Cultural Program

Panel 3

Young Children

Panel 4

Seva

Keynote

Vandana Tilak

CEO & Director, Akshaya Patra USA, Founder, Almex
USA

Adjourn for Day 1

Sep 20, 2020

Sunday

Introductions

Keynote

Dr. Raj Vedam

Scholar – Indian History, President – Americas Indology Foundation

Panel 5

MINI THREADS

Panel 6

Vanaprasthis

Lunch Break

Hindustani Classical Music Performance

Panel 7

Hindu Youth

Panel 8

Dharmic Institutions

Keynote

Dr. Raj VedamBenny Tillman (Balabhadra Bhattacarya Dasa)

President – Vedic Friends Association (VFA)

Samarop (Summation)

Dr. Siddesh Shevade

National Executive Director – Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh (HSS) USA

Vote of Thanks, Adjournment