"don't call me auntieTM" t-shirt today! Proceeds benefit SAWLF's scholarship for South Asian women. $15. To order, please e-mail:
Congress 2006 will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2006
Two dynamic business leaders will be the principal speakers at Congress
2006 presented by the South Asian Women’s Leadership Forum on
Saturday, February 25, 2006 in Manhattan. SAWLF is pleased to
announce that Ms. Indra Nooyi, president and CFO for PepsiCo.,
Inc. will participate in an interactive segment with Ms. Meena Mansharamani,
vice president for strategic initiatives at Pepsi-Cola North America.
This special segment will bring together two, leading-edge professionals
for an engaging discussion that will highlight winning business strategies
and practices as well as their individual experiences of challenge and
achievement at one of the world’s best known and established consumer
Second Annual Congress 2006
Saturday, February 25, 2006
10:00 AM to 7:30 PM
Madison Avenue (SW Corner of 42nd Street)
New York, NY 10017
Anita Itty joins South Asian Women's
Leadership Forum as contributing essayist. Each quarter, Ms. Itty will
write on topics of leadership, identity, business & culture.
is committed to the advancement of South Asian women in the workplace. In the
June 2004 issue of Working Mother magazine, SAWLF's
National Director is featured in Can We Talk?
A candid conversation about race and career by Caroline Howard
Recent SAWLF Events:
Asia Society & SAWLF present a season of special events highlighting Asian and Asian-American women business leaders, including:"Trailblazers: Asian Women Entrepreneurs" on May 4, 2005.
JoinSAWLFat the Working Mother Best Companies for Women of Color Multicultural Conference, July 20-21, 2005 in New York City. SAWLF will host an interactive session for conference attendees from 5 - 6 PM on July 20. in Central Park West, Sheraton New York & Towers.
Special guest speakers include Shoba Purushothaman, CEO and Co-Founder, The NewsMarket and Geeta Anand, Senior Special Writer, Wall Street Journal.
Geeta Anand, Senior Special Writer, Wall Street Journal
Additional speakers to be announced. To register on-line, click here
SAWLF presents its inaugural Congress 2005 on Saturday, February 26, 2005 in Manhattan. Sara Mathew, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer,
The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation and Zeyba Rahman, Chairperson, World Music Institute and Producing Partner,
Jungli Billi Productions will deliver the keynote address. Additional special guests and participants to be announced. To register on-line,
In December 2004, SAWLF presents Behind the Scenes:Women In Film Series at the South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF) December 1 - 5, 2004
in New York City. SAWLF is proud to sponsor a selection of films: Meenaxi (2004); What r We Doin' Here & Ladies Special.
For additional information, visit SAIFF
"Getting Real Success", Join SAWLF on October 19, 2004 as we explore the complexity of defining and achieving success amid converging personal and professional goals and
demands with Subha Barry, First Vice President of Multicultural and Diversified Business Development for Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.;
Jeanine Prime, Director of Research for Catalyst; and Jyoti Chopra, head of South Asian
business in Merrill Lynch Global Private Client’s Multicultural and Diversified Business Development Group. Additional
speakers to be confirmed. To register, click here
Join the SAWLF table on Saturday, October 16, 2004 for Celebrating Women's Lives, the annual SAKHI
Benefit Gala at Chelsea Piers. This special event features actress Nandita Das & the Vagina Monologues' Eve Ensler. For ticket information, please contact
Join SAWLF on Sunday, September 19, 2004 for a special performance and reception with the UK comedy sensation,
Shazia Mirza and THE LAST TEMPTATION OF SHAZIA.
Click here to register.
This event is made possible by the generous support of
at the Working Mother Best Companies for
Women of Color Multicultural Conference, July 20-21, 2004 in New York