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Bay Area 2021 Annual Banquet

  • 11 Dec 2021
  • 4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Sewa Community Center, 691 S Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035


  • We appreciate your valuable contributions helping us to serve humanity. We eagerly look forward to seeing you at the Banquet Dinner.
Please click Register Now button below to register for the event and support. Looking forward to seeing you all. For the safety of everyone, we have organized on-site COVID testing. Please give extra few minutes for the drive-through testing by medical professionals. 


Health Safety protocol to attend the event:

1. Guests over the age of 2 are required to wear a face covering that covers both the nose and mouth at all times, unless actively eating or drinking.
2. COVID-19 vaccination record (physical/digital) will be checked at the check-in  
3. On-site COVID-19 testing (FDA-cleared, Omicron-compatible antigen test) will be administered

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Program Details

The evening gives you an opportunity to socialize while enjoying scrumptious dinner and entertainment. We look forward to sharing an evening filled with good friends and fabulous food!

Keynote Speaker:  KARL MEHTA

Karl Mehta is a serial entrepreneur, author, investor, engineer, and civil servant with over 20 years of experience in founding, building, and funding technology companies in the U.S. and international markets. He is currently Founder & CEO of EdCast Inc., a next-generation knowledge platform company and former venture partner at Menlo Ventures, a leading VC firm of Silicon Valley with over $4B under management.

Previously, he was the Founder & CEO of PlaySpan Inc., acquired by Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the world’s largest payment network. Karl also served as a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow, selected by the Obama Administration during the inaugural 2012-13 term. He was appointed by Governor Brown to the Workforce Investment Board of the State of California. In 2010, Karl won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from Ernst & Young for Northern California. Karl is on the boards of Simpa Networks and on the advisory board of Intel Capital and Chapman University’s Center of Entrepreneurship.

Karl is founder of several non-profit’s including Code For India and Grassroots Innovation. He is author of "Financial Inclusion at the Bottom of the Pyramid". 

Guest Speaker:  Dr. CATHERINE MOHR

An inspirational talk on "Striding forward for a bright post-pandemic future"