Lectures

Week of September 10

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9:00 am Inaugural Ceremony @ Fullerton Hall
Inaugural Ceremony @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
A 2-minute video on ISOL 2015 Welcome Address by Dr. J.L. Raina, ISOL Foundation Welcome by Prof. Sunita Singh Sengupta, Founder ISOL Foundation & Conference Convener & Dr. Shangamurthy Lakshmanan, Conference Co-Convener Welcome by Dr.[...]
10:30 am Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
11:00 am Conference Opening Ceremony: Spirituality for Global Economic Development @ Fullerton Hall
Conference Opening Ceremony: Sp... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Brief Presentation of ISOL Foundation and Its Initiatives by Prof. Sunita Singh Sengupta,  Founder, ISOL Foundation & Conference Convener Keynote Address by Address by Padam Shri  Dr. Sudhir M. Parikh, Chairman, Parikh Worldwide Media Inc[...]
12:15 pm Lunch
Lunch
Sep 11 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm Awards Ceremony @ Fullerton Hall
Awards Ceremony @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Conferring the ISOL Distinguished Awards and ISOL Corporate Awards
1:30 pm Plenary Session 1 Remembering The Legacy of Swami Vivekananda @ Fullerton Hall
Plenary Session 1 Remembering T... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Chair:  Prof. Sunita Singh Sengupta Opening Address on “Spirituality for Global Economic Development” –  Shri Gauri Shankar Gupta, High Commissioner, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies Invited Talk on  Culture, Civilization and Trade by Dr. Subhash[...]
2:30 pm Break
Break
Sep 11 @ 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm
2:45 pm Technical Session 1 – Swami Vivekananda and The 1893 World Parliament of Religions @ Fullerton Hall
Technical Session 1 – Swami Vive... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 11 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Chair: Dr.Makarand R. Paranjape Swami Vivekananda before  he came to USA in 1893: A Retrospect and Foundations of Ramakrishna Movement – Sunita Singh Sengupta The Historical Importance of World Parliament of Religions: Globalization and Religious[...]
4:00 pm Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
4:15 pm Plenary Session 2 – Swami Vivekananda’s Thoughts on Leadership, Management and Economic Development @ Fullerton Hall
Plenary Session 2 – Swami Viveka... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 11 @ 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Chair: Dr. Anil Maheshwari Swami Nikhileshwarananda, Minister, Ramakrishna Mission, Baroda Swami Vivekananda’s Leader-Management Model in the Ramakrishna Math and Mission – Pravrajika Brahmaprana, senior nun of the Vedanta Society of Southern California Resident Minister of[...]
8:30 am Yoga & Meditation Flute Meditation @ Fullerton Hall
Yoga & Meditation Flute Meditation @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
by  Subhash Patriji, Founder, Pyramid Spiritual Societies Movement
9:00 am Plenary Session 3
Plenary Session 3
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
Chair: Ms.  Antonia Filmer The Supreme Awakening: Experiences of Enlightenment Throughout Time — And How You Can Cultivate Them” – Craig Pearson, Executive Vice President, Maharishi University of Management Conscious Research and Economic Development – [...]
10:15 am Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Sep 12 @ 10:15 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am Panel Discussion on Women Leadership and Economic Development @ Fullerton Hall
Panel Discussion on Women Leader... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Moderator: Dr. Ram Ramanan Spiritual Drivers Of Motivations And Outcomes For Women Entrepreneurs In India, Mexico, And The USA -Sharmistha  Banerjee and Mary Conway Dato-on, Rollins College, Florida, USA Women Leadership in Organizations – Ashima [...]
12:00 pm Lunch
Lunch
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
12:45 pm Plenary Session 4: Spiritual Values in Business & Governance @ Fullerton Hall
Plenary Session 4: Spiritual Val... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Chair: Dr. Dennis Heaton Values to Build a Harmonious World for the Common Good – Kamran Mofid, Founder – Globalization for the Common Good Initiative, UK Spiritual and Ethic Values: The Missing Link in Sustainable[...]
1:45 pm Break
Break
Sep 12 @ 1:45 pm – 2:00 pm
2:00 pm Panel Discussion 1 on Spirituality in Business and Management @ Fullerton Hall
Panel Discussion 1 on Spirituali... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Moderator: Dr.  P.B.Sharma Spirituality-based Economic Development: Vedic Vision and Perception –  Shashi Tiwari, Waves – India. Ethics and Values in Corporate Governance – Ram Ramanan Peace, Peace,Peace …now and forever – Nina Meyerhof, President, Children[...]
3:15 pm Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Sep 12 @ 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
3:30 pm Panel Discussion 2 on Spirituality in Governance & Society @ Fullerton Hall
Panel Discussion 2 on Spirituali... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Moderator: Dr. Sanjay Hemant Inamdar Spiritual Values in Business and Governance  – D.L.N.Shastri , Director Sharda University The Nature of Meditation and its Role in Promoting Efficiency and Harmony – Shirish Nathwani, Spiritual Heritage Education Network,[...]
4:45 pm Break
Break
Sep 12 @ 4:45 pm – 5:00 pm
4:45 pm Break
Break
Sep 12 @ 4:45 pm – 5:00 pm
5:00 pm Paper Reading Session: Fast Transcendence -1 @ Fullerton Hall
Paper Reading Session: Fast Tran... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Chair: Dr. Shanmugamurthy Laksmanan Development of a Devotional Leadership Model – Biswajit Satpathy, Post Graduate Department of Business Administration, Sambalpur University, India Towards the Realization of Vasudeva  Kutumbakm in Ethics, in Global Management and Leadership [...]
6:00 pm Break
Break
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 6:15 pm
6:15 pm Paper Reading Session: Fast Transcendence -2 @ Fullerton Hall
Paper Reading Session: Fast Tran... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 12 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Chair: Dr. Suresh S. Kalagnanam Process of Globalization: an Exploration Made in the Background of Swami Vivekananda’s Philosophy – Dr. Jaya Sharma, Govt. College, Kota, Rajasthan, India Disasters In Nigeria:  The Spiritual Implications To The[...]
8:30 am Yoga & Meditation Flute Meditation @ Fullerton Hall
Yoga & Meditation Flute Meditation @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 13 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am
by  Subhash Patriji, Founder, Pyramid Spiritual Societies Movement
9:00 am Plenary Session 5: Spirituality for Social Progress and Economic Development @ Fullerton Hall
Plenary Session 5: Spirituality ... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Chair: Vijay Jakka, President, Sankhya Solutions & Services Corporation Effects of Corporate Frauds, Including Corruption and Tax Evasion, On Economic Activity in Developing Nations – A View from the Trenches – Doug K. S. Kalesnikoff,[...]
10:30 am Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Sep 13 @ 10:30 am – 10:45 am
10:45 am Panel Discussion on Spirituality and Sustainability @ Fullerton Hall
Panel Discussion on Spirituality... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 13 @ 10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Moderator: Prof Ram Ramanan Vedic Architecture – where buildings inspire and enrich lives of occupants – Jeffrey Abramson, Owner/Executive, Tower Companies – SHELTER (Vedic Architecture) Spirituality based Sustainable Emerging  Education – Jagdish Kohli, Ex Bell[...]
12:15 pm Lunch
Lunch
Sep 13 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm Paper Reading Session: Fast Transcendence -3 @ Fullerton Hall
Paper Reading Session: Fast Tran... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Chair: Dr. Glen Martin Ecological Sustainability Through Bhuta Rin (Debt to Ecology) –  A. Dhanalakshmi and H. R. Venkatesha, Acharya Bangalore B School, Bangalore, India Role of spirituality in creating sustainable ecosystem awareness –  Rajat[...]
2:00 pm Paper Reading Session: Fast Transcendence -4 @ Fullerton Hall
Paper Reading Session: Fast Tran... @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chair: Dr. John Reed Positive thought transactions and its effect on work place ambiance –  Radjendran Coudandaraman The essence of Karma Yoga from the teaching of 19th century genius Vethathiri Maharishi – Vikram Renganathan Kundalini Yoga[...]
3:00 pm ISOL 2015 Valedictory Ceremony @ Fullerton Hall
ISOL 2015 Valedictory Ceremony @ Fullerton Hall
Sep 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Welcome by Dr. J.L.Raina, Chairman, ISOL  Foundation, Board of Governors Summing up by Sunita Singh Sengupta, Conference Convener Distinguished Lecture by Swami Sridharananda President, Vedanta Centre of Sydney Altered tate of Conciousness and Parapsychology, Executive[...]