SAIS is a network of athlete, coaches, entrepreneurs, analysts, marketers, lawyers, businessmen and women, journalists and more thriving in the world of sports. Join for free today to benefit from:

  • Insightful panel discussions with prominent South Asians working sports.
  • A platform to connect with like-minded professionals across the world.
  • In-person and digital networking opportunities.
  • Access to a community to share experiences and knowledge.
  • Updates on South Asians making waves in sports.
  • Advocacy and promotion.

Keep scrolling to explore our most recent events and opportunities!

Our Community

South Asians have cultural origins from more than 8 countries and their surrounding territories including: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Our Mission

Founded in 2017, by  Neha Uberoi Khangoora, SAIS is dedicated to advocating for, educating and promoting South Asians who work in sports.

The objectives of this community are to enable professionals to pursue their dreams and achieve new professional heights, increase the number of South Asians working in and impacting the world of sports globally, and connect South Asians working in sports through a network of seasoned professionals and emerging leaders.


Membership is FREE and open to individuals of all ethnicities in the South Asian diaspora.

Our members benefit from panel discussions with prominent industry professionals, networking opportunities, updates on South Asians making waves in sports, advocacy, promotion, and so much more.

Our Events

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Current Events:

Past Events:

Mentorship Mondays: Meet with sports industry mentors every Monday via Zoom for three weeks in August!

South Asians in Sports

“How Social Media is Impacting Sports Culture” Panel

On Tuesday, August 6, the South Asians in Sports organization presented this panel at the SeatGeek Headquarters in New York.

Member Meet-up

On May 28th, 2019, SAIS hosted a networking event at BaarBaar gastropub in New York City.