2019 "They treat me like a Family but I wish they also paid me more" Immigrant Women Workers in the Ethnic Enclave Economy. Sixty-third session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63) at United Nations Headquarters NY.
2018 "I am still waiting for my story to start." Working class Immigrant Women Workers and their Transnational Lives in the U.S." Canadian Ethnic Studies Association Conference, Alberta, CA.
2017 “Immigrant Women in Ethnic Beauty Salon Business” American Sociological Association, Montreal, CA
2017 "Second-Generation Indians Navigating Ethnic and Religious Identities" American Sociological Association, Montreal, CA
2017 “Immigrant Women Entrepreneurs in the Labor Market” Sociologists for Women in Society, Albuquerque, NM
2016 “Feminist Reflections Across the Early Academic Life Course: Pedagogy, Research and Service” Workshop. Midwest Sociological Association, Chicago, IL
2015 “Politics of ‘Subaltern’ Dance Forms in the Knowledge Building Process”. National Women’s Studies Association, Milwaukee, WI
2015 “Reimagining Women’s Political Leadership: The Power of Grassroots Politics in Urban Peru and Bengaluru, India” (with Kyle Woolley, Loyola University, Chicago). Society for the Study of Social Problems, Chicago, IL
2014 ““This is Not a Space For Politics, This is a Church”: Generational conflict among Malayalee Christian Indian Americans” (with Dr. Rhys H. Williams (Chair, Loyola University, Chicago). Society for Scientific Study of Religion, Indianapolis, IN
2013 “Jai Ho”: Indian Youth in Diaspora, Bollywood and Politics of Embodied Nation, the Racial and Feminine Other” (with Pallavi Banerjee, Vanderbilt University). National Women’s Studies Association, Cincinnati, OH
2013 “Formation of Racial and Religious Identity among Second-Generation Indian- Americans”. Southern Sociological Society, Atlanta, GA
2013 “Second-Generation Indian American Wrestling with Gender and Religious Identity”. Sociologists for Women in Society, Albuquerque, NM
2013 “Growing up as Second-Generation Indian Americans” Presented at Midwest Sociological Society, Chicago, IL
2012 ““Inter Ethnic and Inter Racial Dating and Marriage among Asian American Indian Youth: Formation of Racial, Ethnic and gender identities” (with Pallavi Banerjee, UIC). Midwest Sociological Society. Minneapolis, MN
2012 ““Asian Indian Christian Youth: Negotiating and Creating an Identity for Themselves”. Chicago Ethnography Conference, Chicago, IL