Welcome to Daytime Programming at the 2018 Young Jains of America (YJA) Convention! This convention will connect 750 young Jains from around the world! Daytime sessions will feature engaging and inspirational speakers about Jainism and the importance of its values to youth.
Join us as we reconnect with our roots with diverse and powerful sessions about Jain Education, Lifestyle, Career & Networking, Diversity & Inclusion, and Current Events & Social Issues! If you have any questions about Daytime Programming, please feel free to email [email protected]!
Nikita T. Mitchell is the creator of Above the Bottom Line, a platform dedicated to keeping you informed of how the world’s most influential companies are taking a stance on important issues. She received her M.B.A. from U.C. Berkeley, Haas School of Business and has been cited as Diversity MBA Magazine’s Top 100 Under 50 Executive & Emerging Leaders.
A fierce advocate for women’s rights, Nikita serves on the Board of Directors for Planned Parenthood of Northern California. She is currently a senior manager at Cisco where she is responsible for strategy and planning initiatives for the company’s $20 billion Americas Sales organization.
In her free time, you can find Nikita catching up on her never ending reading list, training for a half-marathon, or planning her next vacation.
Please note that daytime programming sessions are subject to change.