Save the Date - Innovation & Entrepreneurship Workshop - Saturday, March 21, 2020
What is JITO
Jai Jinendra! 
We are delighted to invite you to the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Workshop.
The Jain International Trade Organization (JITO) is a global organization which brings together a network of Jain professionals, business leaders, industrialists, and college students to achieve higher economic prosperity, enrich humanity, and cultivate social empowerment for the Jain community.
As the first and second generations of American Jain's, we aim to leave a lasting foundation and legacy upon which the leaders of our future generations can succeed.
This is an opportunity to network with highly successful Jain professionals, entrepreneurs, business leaders, and ambitious college students across the NY/NJ/CT Tristate area to connect under one common goal: The Success and Empowerment of Jain's across the USA.
JITO USA aspires to learn from and replicate the success of the Jewish Community in America by networking, connecting, and supporting our Jain community in business, trade, education, and philanthropy.
Please join us for this event to bring an impactful change to our community and the future generations of Jain's as well as the opportunity to Network and Learn from our highly accomplished Lineup of Speakers.
Take active participation in the Workshop led by our distinguished panel on The Seven Elements of a Successful Venture.
Please note the Registration Fee is $21 till March 8, 2020, and will go to $31 from March 9, 2020.
The nominal registration fees is highly subsidized by JITO USA and our Sponsors.
We have limited space and Registration closes March 15, 2020 and is open to those only 18 years and older.
Please Note that there will be No Onsite Registration.
Please Register along with your Spouse> and forward this invitation to family and friends that may be interested in attending.
Please visit us at www.jitousa.org to learn more. 
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Speakers
Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth

Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth is the Charles H. Kellstadt Professor of Business at Emory University Goizueta Business School. He is known nationally and internationally for his scholarly contributions in consumer behavior, relationship marketing, competitive strategy, and geopolitical analysis. He is recognized to be one of the foremost authorities in the field of Marketing. His Keynote will be “India and the New World Order: How India will become Strategic Globally.”
Consul General Mr. Sandeep Chakravorty

Consul General Mr. Sandeep Chakravorty
Government Sector

Mr. Sandeep Chakravorty, a member of the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) since 1996, has served in India’s Missions in Spain, Colombia, Bangladesh and Peru. Prior to assuming charge as Consul General of India in New York in August, 2017, he was the Ambassador of India to Peru and Bolivia. Earlier he had been India’s Deputy Chief of Mission in Bangladesh. In India’s Ministry of External Affairs he has held several positions including Press Relations Officer, Staff Officer to Minister of State and worked on desks dealing with Central Asia, East Asia and China.
Mr. Mukesh Chatter

Mr. Mukesh Chatter
Technology Sector

Is a successful serial entrepreneur and co-manages an investment firm NeoNet Capital which invests in IT, renewable energy, and bio-tech. Founder of Nexabit Networks which developed high speed terabit router and was acquired by Lucent Technologies in 1999 for nearly $1Bill. Mukesh and his wife Priti have funded two chaired professorships at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) to develop ultra-low-cost innovative products to improve the quality of life in rural areas, globally. Master of Engineering from RPI in Computer Engineering.
Mr. Prem Jain

Mr. Prem Jain
Technology & Finance Sector

CEO and Co-Founder of Pensando Systems, a cloud and enterprise data center startup founded in 2017. Former CEO & Founder of Crescendo, Nuova Systems and Insieme Networks. Former Senior VP of Cisco responsible for over 5K+ Employees and $6B+ of Revenue. He has started and spun out over 4 companies in the tech sector with valuations exceeding US $4Billion. Graduate of BITS Pilani in Electrical Engineering and U.C. Davis in Computer Science and Electronic Engineering.
Mr. Sam S. Jain

Mr. Sam S. Jain
Technology Sector

The Founder and CEO of Fareportal Inc. After beginning his career in travel, Jain quickly noticed the inefficiencies inherent in the offline processes of the wholesale travel industry. Recognizing the opportunity, he began work to automate and digitize travel ticket purchases. Fareportal currently has over $4Bill in revenues and over 3,500 employees and offices across the globe. One of its brand is CheapOair. He attended Delhi University.
Captain Dr. Sushil Jain MD

Dr. Sushil Jain MD

Healthcare Sector
Dr. Sushil Jain MD is the CEO and Founder of Refractive Surgical Center. He is the first Indian to receive a USA Navy Medical scholarship and served as an Eye Specialist and Commanding Officer for US Navy Hospitals. He received multiple medals and honors including two Meritorious Service Medals from President Clinton and Bush. He served as Physician to Presidents Bill Clinton, George Bush and Barack Obama as well as other Congressmen and Senators.
Mr. Yogendra Jain

Mr. Yogendra Jain
Technology Sector

Serial entrepreneur who has founded four startups and has done pioneering work in health care, IoT, medical devices, telecommunications, and IA (Intelligent Assistant). He is currently the CTO of Sonde Health. In the past he was VP of RXAdvance, CoFounder of SentiCare, Founder of Personica, Founder of ThinkEngine Networks, VP of Radisys, Founder of Sonitech and Engineer at Texas Instruments and MIT Lincoln Labs. He has an Engineering degree from Rice University, a BS from Boston University, MBA from Babson College.
Mr. Rushabh Kapashi

Mr. Rushabh Kapashi

Finance Sector
Partner in McKinsey's New York office and co-leads McKinsey's Global Exchanges and Capital Markets Infrastructure Practice. Rushabh serves clients across the capital markets infrastructure spectrum including exchanges, inter-dealer brokers, information services players, fintech and private equity firms. He holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School, an MPhil from the University of Cambridge, a BSC from The Wharton School and a BAS from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Kamlesh Mehta

Mr. Kamlesh Mehta
Technology Sector

Senior VP, Worldwide Engineering at Virsec Systems. Former VP of Engineering at Palo Alto Networks. Founder of nSolutions, spun out from Lucent Technology, where he served as CTO/VP Engineering. Over 2 decades of working in Silicon Valley as a senior executive, developing software and hardware products for the networking and cyber security industries. Kamlesh holds three Masters Degrees, in Computer Science (California State University), Artificial Intelligence (University of Essex, UK) and Physics (Vikram University, India)
Dr. Preeti Mehta

Dr. Preeti Mehta

Healthcare Sector
Is the President of Digestive Disease Care P.C. and Director of New Hyde Park Ambulatory Surgical Endoscopy Center. She also Leads New York’s Largest Private Practice of Gastroenterology/ Hepatology with multiple locations in the New York area. She has been awarded with Top Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, The Leading Physicians of the World as well as America’s Top Gastroenterologist. She is a graduate of Mt. Sinai Medical School.
Dr. Raj Bhayani, MD

Dr. Raj Bhayani, MD

Healthcare Sector
Dr. Raj Bhayani, MD is an ENT and Facial Plastic Surgeon in New York City. He was the first ENT surgeon in India, who completed training in Neurosurgery and had a Fellowship in Facial Plastic & Micro vascular Surgery. He was the AAPI Convention Chair for 2017 and the Past President AAPI New York. Philanthropy through Bhayani Foundation, Entrepreneur, Social Activist and winner of over 50 National and International Awards. Graduate of B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, and Residency from Columbia University, NY.
Mr. Kushal Sacheti

Mr. Kushal Sacheti
Technology Sector

Founder and CEO of Galaxy USA Inc. Founder and investor of Illuminate Health, a start-up in Digital Health sector, and NPBridge Solutions, a start-up in Technology and Social Enterprise sector. Founder and Chairperson of Center of Curiosity at University of Pennsylvania and IIT Gandhinagar. He has invested in and offered advice to nearly a dozen startups in the United States and India. He was part of the funding of one of India’s earliest venture funds, Erasmic, which is now part of Accel Partners. Graduate of BITS Pilani and IIT Kanpur in Chemical Engineer.
Mr. Apurva Shah

Mr. Apurva Shah

Finance Sector
Chief Financial Officer at Bombas, an eCommerce apparel brand. Previously served as VP and CFO of the Credit Card Division at Bankrate, a digital media company that focuses on personal finance. He has managed assets such as ThePointsGuy, CreditCards.com, and NextAdvisor. He has successfully executed over $2B of combined M&A and capital markets transactions. Graduate from Carnegie Mellon University in Business Administration and Information Systems.
Mr. Saahill Desai

Mr. Saahill Desai

Finance Sector
Is a Director at DS Advisors, NYC/Miami-based fund management company where he oversees investment activity and manages a public equities portfolio. Mr. Desai spent his early career at Jane Street Capital, high-frequency trading and market-making business in New York City and New Silk Route, a South Asia-focused private equity firm in Mumbai. Mr. Desai received a B.S.E. in Electrical Engineering and a Certificate in Finance from Princeton University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Mr. Naveen Shah, CPA

Mr. Naveen Shah, CPA

Finance Sector
Founder and CEO of Navika Group of Companies and Blue Sky Hospitality, one of the leading and fastest growing hotel owner/operators in the United States, which owns and manages over 75 Hotels - predominantly the Hilton and Marriott brands, commercial real estate properties comprised of office buildings, shopping centers and multifamily housing throughout USA with a portfolio of over $2Bill.
Mr. Sanjay Jain

Mr. Sanjay Jain

Finance Sector
Vice President - Finance (North America) at The Indian Hotels Company Limited - Taj Group of Hotels. Has over 30 years of experience in the Finance & related functions in the hotel industry, including 13 years of experience in managing hotels in North America. He has managed overall Finance related functions for the Taj Luxury division - comprising over 15 hotels, both domestic and international hotels. He is experienced in due diligence and take over of new properties both in India and international, resource mobilization, legal contracts, and operating contracts, etc. He is a graduate of Delhi University with CA & CS Degrees.
Dr. Ashok R. Shaha

Dr. Ashok R. Shaha

Healthcare Sector
Dr. Shaha is the Chair in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and Professor of Surgery at Cornell University Medical College, NY. He is one of the leading specialist in head and neck surgery. He has been elected to top leadership positions in the American Head and Neck Society, the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, the New York Head and Neck Society, the New York Cancer Society, the New York Surgical Society, and the American Society for Surgeons of Indian Origin. Dr. Shaha has published over 650 papers and delivered over 2,000 presentations across the world.
Mr. Chintan Shah

Mr. Chintan Shah

Healthcare Sector
President and Managing Partner at KNB Communications. Is a Sales, Marketing and Communications professional who is passionate about applying technology and innovation to solve problems, especially in healthcare. He is experienced in building teams of professionals and setting targeted goals and objectives. Broad International experience having worked for a Swedish company and working closely with partnerships in the Netherlands, France and Germany. Graduate of University of Wisconsin-Madison and MBA from Babson College.
Dr. Manoj Jain

Dr. Manoj Jain

Healthcare Sector
Dr. Manoj Jain, MD MPH is an infectious disease physician, a writer, and a national leader in healthcare quality improvement. He is a clinical Associate Professor at University of Tennessee & Emory University in Atlanta. He received his engineering, doctorate, and public health degree from Boston University. He did his residency, fellow and executive public health training at Boston City Hospital, New England Medical Center, Tufts University and Harvard School of Public Health, respectively.
Mr. Jigar Shah
Mr. Jigar Shah
Host Center
President of Jain Center of New Jersey
Mr. Rajeev Pandya
Mr. Rajeev Pandya (Organizer)
Chairperson of JITO New York Chapter
Treasurer of JITO USA
You are cordially invited for the
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Workshop
This is an opportunity to network with highly successful Jain professionals, entrepreneurs, business leaders, and ambitious college students across the NY/NJ/CT Tristate area to connect under one common goal: The Success and Empowerment of Jain's across the USA.
Saturday ~ March 21, 2020
9:00am ~ 7:00pm
Jain Center of New Jersey
Franklin Township, NJ
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Limited Seating Available!
Sponsorship’s Available
Please Email or Call us at:
Email: jitousaorg@gmail.com
Cell: 917.783.7017
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Jain Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will be served.
Dress Code is Formal Western or Indian.
Registration Ends
March 15, 2020!
To Learn More about JITO USA please visit www.jitousa.org
Regards,
JITO USA
JITO USA