Leadership Workshop For Youth

July 12th and 13th, 2024

8:30 am - 5:30 pm on both days



July 12, 2024 – July 13, 2024

8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Panel Discussion & Networking Dinner (on July 13, 2024, from 5:00 to 8: PM)


Radha Krishna Temple of Dallas Allen,Tx


High School (10th to 12th grade) and College Students

$160 per person
Includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks

Course Prerequisites:

  • A laptop/Chromebook
  • Dress Code: Business Casual


The Radha Krishna Temple of Dallas (Allen) will host  JKYog Leadership Workshop For Youth on July 12th & 13th starting at 8:30 AM CDT. We invite all high schoolers and college students to attend in person at the Radha Krishna Temple. The primary goal of the leadership workshop is to empower young people to take on leadership roles in their schools, communities, and beyond. By providing them with the tools and skills they need to be successful leaders, these workshops help young people to become more confident, responsible, and engaged members of society.

JKYog Leadership Workshop for Youth is a 2-day workshop filled with fun and innovative leadership activities that will help you reach your leadership potential. Learn from highly successful and effective leaders on essential leadership skills, develop your leadership identity and discover your true calling in life.

These workshops involve a series of interactive sessions that cover topics such as communication, goal setting, decision-making, problem-solving, teamwork, mentorship, and time management. The participants get to learn the the masters in their domain and benefit as they share from decades of their experiences. 

Why You Should Join?

The theme of the Youth Leadership Workshop is Empowering Others: The Heart of Servant Leadership.
Leadership competencies through group activities covered this year are:

  1. Effective Communication of Business Ideas and Ventures
  2. Creating a Business Plan
  3. Conducting a Presentation on a Business Plan for a Worthy Cause
  4. Bringing Change in a Relevant Leadership Area: Social, Cultural, Strategic
  5. Mentoring Team Members

Inspiring lectures, interactive activities, team building, networking, and much more! Hurry, Register Now! Limited Seats!


The Panel Discussion will provide participants with an opportunity to ask career-related questions and seek guidance from the distinguished speakers. Similarly, the Networking Dinner will extend the opportunity for informal conversations and connections. Parents may join this special event to hear and discuss the career aspirations of their children with academic and industry leaders for a small fee of $12.00.

Esteemed Faculty Members

Swami Mukundananda
Swami Mukundananda
  • Senior Disciple of Jagadguru Shri Kripaluji Maharaj
  • Global Spiritual Leader
  • IIT/IIM Alumnus & Bestselling Author
  • Authority on Mind Management
  • Vedic Scholar and Bhakti Saint
  • Founder of JKYog
Dayakar Puskoor
Dayakar Puskoor
  • General Partner at Naya Venture, Mobile Technology Visionary, Entrepreneur
  • Founder and Managing Director of Dallas Venture Capital (DVC)
  • Serial entrepreneur turned visionary investor, who launched one of the first tech-focused venture fund
Gopal Gupta
Dr. Gopal Gupta
  • Professor of computer science and co director of the center for applied AI and machine learning at University of Texas at Dallas
  • Worked on advanced computing research since 1986
  • Has been focused on computational logic, declarative programming including AI and machine learning

Esteemed Speakers

Debjani Mukherjee Biswas
Ms. Debjani M Biswas

Ms. Debjani Mukherjee Biswas is the internationally bestselling author of Miserably Successful No More, #UsToo and Unleash the Power of Diversity She has a B.Tech in Chemical Engineering (IIT Madras), an MBA (IIM Bangalore), MS.OD (UTD) and is a certified Executive Coach and EQ practitioner. Ms. Biswas believes that inclusive leadership is critical for professional and personal success. She is the CEO of Coachieve, LLC. A popular corporate, conference keynote and TEDx Speaker, her two TEDx talks have crossed a million views each: But you dont look like an Engineer! and Common Ground on Gender Bias).

Gaurav Shekhar
Dr. Gaurav Shekhar

Dr. Gaurav Shekhar is the Program Director of the Graduate Business Analytics Program (FLEX and Online). He is also an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Information Systems area and teaches courses like Business Intelligence and Digital Consulting to both Graduate and Undergraduates.

Satish Gupta

President and CEO - SB International Satish Gupta founded SB International, Inc. in 1981 and has led the organization for over 30 years. He has transformed it from an exporter of ferrous and non-ferrous raw materials to a global supplier of prime steel and metal products in the domestic and international markets, and one of the largest international products suppliers and processors of pipe and tubing for oil and gas drilling activities. He has been recognized for multiple business and entrepreneurship awards in the Dallas community.

Mr. Gupta graduated with a degree in Economics from Loyola College in Chennai, India and an MBA in International Trade and Management from the University of Dallas. In 2011, his exemplary commitment to higher education continued at Harvard University via personal invitation into the Owner/President Management (OPM) Program. In 2013, Mr. Gupta graduated from, and became an alumnus of, the esteemed OPM executive education program at Harvard Business School. In April 2013, he was privileged to be among the first honorees at the installation of the University of Dallas, College of Business Chapter of the International Honor Society Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS). He serves as a Trustee of the Southwestern Medical Foundation in Dallas.

Mr. Gupta founded the Gupta Agarwal Charitable Foundation to support education, public health, medical research and the promotion of diversity and cultural awareness. He has been a key supporter of the Primary Care Clinic of North Texas and the Greater Dallas Arya Samaj (GDAS) Cancer Clinic, both non-profit health care organizations providing medical care and cancer treatment to uninsured adults in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex since 2003.

Sidharth Bhat
Sidharth Bhat

Sidharth Bhat is the co-founder and CEO of Xinerva Technologies. XT is a cutting-edge fintech company looking to democratize access to financial data. Now just a few weeks away from the launch of XT’s first commercialized product, Sidharth and his management team have created an internship program with 16 highly ambitious graduate and undergraduate students. Sidharth will be sharing his journey as an entrepreneur and how his past work experiences and education have helped him get to where he is today.


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Thank You for your continued and much-appreciated support to Radha Krishna Temple of Dallas. 
Contact the temple at (972) 527-6195 for additional information on becoming a sponsor.


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