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NetSAP Boston's Grand Diwali Gala 2013 at the Taj Boston

NetSAP Boston

Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 8:00 PM - Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 12:00 AM (EST)

NetSAP Boston's Grand Diwali Gala 2013 at the Taj...

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
NetSAP Boston Members - Membership will be verified Ended $65.00 $4.24
NetSAP Boston NON-Members ONLY Ended $70.00 $4.49
Students discount ticket - id will be verified Ended $55.00 $3.74
NetSAP Boston: C&C Paid Members only Ended Free $0.00
NetSAP Boston: Sponsors Only Ended Free $0.00
NetSAP Boston: Special Invitees Only Ended Free $0.00
NetSAP Boston: Keynote Speaker Guest List Ended Free $0.00

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The Most Awaited Event Of The Year Is Only Few Days Away

NetSAP Boston Presents the 2013 Diwali Gala
This event cannot be missed! Come celebrate Diwali with NetSAP Boston and support the Akshaya Patra Foundation
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Keynote Speaker: 
Dr. Desh Deshpande, President and Chairman of Sparta Group LLC

Dance the night away with pulsating music spun by DJ JT

Delicious Indian Food by Taj Boston 

About Dr. Desh Deshpande:

GururajDeshDeshpande is the President and Chairman of Sparta Group LLC, a family investment office.

Dr. Deshpande has pursued an entrepreneurial career for the last three decades.  He is involved in several companies either as the founder, a founding investor and chairman of several companies including Cascade Communications, Sycamore Networks, Coral Networks, Tejas Networks, Cimaron, Webdialogs, Airvana, Sandstone Capital, A123 Systems and Curata.

Dr. Deshpande lives in Boston and serves as a life-member of the MIT Corporation, and his generous donations have made possible MIT's Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation. 

Leveraging the experience gained at the MIT Center, Deshpande Foundation has set up three other centers;  Deshpande Center for Social Entrepreneurship in India, Merrimack Valley Social Entrepreneurship Sandbox in Lowell/Lawrence Massachusetts and Pond-Deshpande Center at the University of New Brunswick in Canada.

Dr. Deshpande holds a B. Tech. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, an M.E. from the University of New Brunswick in Canada, and Ph.D from Queens University in Canada.

Deshpande co-chairs a National Council to support President Obama's innovation and entrepreneurship strategy.

About the Akshaya Patra Foundation:

A public-private partnership, AkshayaPatra combines good management, innovative technology and smart engineering to deliver school lunches at a fraction of the cost of similar programs in other parts of the world. AkshayaPatra currently feeds 1.3 million children every day in 9,500 schools across nine states in India. Recently, the Global Journal ranked AskhayaPatra 1st in world for NGOs working to improve the lives of children and youth. The AkshayaPatra Foundation was recently ranked 23rd of the Top 100 NGOs in the World in The Global Journal’s 2013 annual ranking.  


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When & Where

Taj Boston
15 Arlington St
Boston, MA 02116

Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 8:00 PM - Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 12:00 AM (EST)

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NetSAP Boston

NetSAP Boston is a community of young professionals in the New England area. NetSAP Boston focuses on its four pillar areas: Professional Development, Cultural Awareness, Community Service and Political Awareness.

We have organized several successful Professional Development Events and Seminars which have generated interest and participation from the whole of New England Area. We organize social and networking events where students and young Indian professionals come together, interact and network. We have also embraced popular Indian festivals (such as Holi and Diwali) by throwing events for the same. We believe in giving back to the community. We have raised funds for several charitable organizations such as Baal Daan, Akshay Patra, Light a Lamp campaign organized by American India Foundation and many others.

Join the NetSAP Boston community at our Facebook and Meetup pages.

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