FAQs

Registration

For any assistance with the JAINA Convention registration process, please email registration@jaina.org.

Yes, all volunteers must register as an attendee in order to receive login credentials. Your committee chair will be responsible for assigning special permissions as a volunteer.

In order to access the convention portal and all sessions, you will need an internet connection.

Your entire family does not need to register IF you will all be attending the same sessions at the same time. Each registration will give you one login credential, which can only attend one session at a time. If you want to attend Session A and your son wants to attend a YJP session, you will both need separate registrations.

If your child would like to participate in a different session than you, then yes your child will need to register for the convention.

No, you cannot share your account with somebody else. Each account can only be logged into one device at a time. So the second your friend logs into your account, you will be logged out.

Each type of special programming has its own criteria. To find out the criteria for each program, please view the “Program Overview” page at www.jainaconvention.org/__________________.

Not at all! We welcome any and everybody who would like to further their knowledge of Jainism.

You should register now to guarantee your seat at the convention for FREE! After May 1st, 2021 registration will not be free. And although it is an online convention, the device capacity may fill up.

Yes, you can cancel your registration by visiting your account dashboard. If you know for a fact that you will not be able to attend any of the sessions, we encourage you to cancel your registration to allow for others to participate.

For any questions regarding speaker registration, please contact daytime@jaina.org.

The virtual convention can be accessed through multiple methods:

  • Clicking on the link in your registration email
  • Clicking on the link at www.jainaconvention.org
  • Downloading the Mobile App on the iOS App Store and Google Play Store.

Programming

We are working on sight seeing packages which would be extra cost depending on the type of packages you choose. We are working on various packages with s travel agency . We will let everyone know once those packagest are ready.

To see the planned schedule of events, please visit www.jainaconvention.org/schedule.

No, there are many sessions that will be presented LIVE and allow for interactive opportunities with the presenter or other attendees. To find out more, please visit the program schedule.

The Convention Board and Daytime Programming committee are hard at work to get the best speakers possible. To find out the latest information on who will be speaking, please visit www.jainaconvention.org/speakers.

If you would like to perform at the 2021 JAINA Convention, there are multiple opportunities available. You can either participate in the Jains Got Talent competition (jgt@jaina.org) or our Cultural Program (culturalprogram@jaina.org).

For the first time ever, JAINA is proud to provide content-on-demand! Many sessions will be uploaded to the “On-Demand” page of the convention portal on Day 1 for you to view at any time. As live sessions conclude, they will be uploaded to the “On-Demand” section.

Exhibitors & Sponsorships

You can donate to JAINA by visiting www.jaina.org/donations. For larger donations, please contact our treasurer at conventiontreasurer@jaina.org.

There are many sponsorship opportunities available for the 2021 convention. To see all available sponsorship opportunities and benefits, please visit www.jainaconvention.org/sponsorship.

Yes, the 2021 virtual convention will feature an exhibit hall for vendors and exhibitors to promote their company/organization and showcase their products.

To register your company or organization as an exhibitor, please contact exhibition@jaina.org.

Yes, you can sell your products during the convention. However, JAINA will not provide a payment processing platform for you. You will be responsible for collecting and processing your own payments.

As an exhibitor, you have two booth options: single and double. With a single booth you can have two exhibitors and with a double booth you can have up to four exhibitors.

As an exhibitor, you can only access the exhibit hall. Your account will be restricted from entering any type of session.