Advancing Ayurveda Together – Sep 27-29, 2019

Kerala Ayurveda created our premier Academy Summit to strengthen our community. Together, we have built the largest active academic network in Ayurvedic education! We are bringing together leading experts from India and the U.S. to celebrate this achievement, honor our recent graduates and lead our professional forum discussions.
Whether you are an existing student, Ayurvedic professional or enthusiast, we invite you to learn and celebrate with us!
The inaugural Summit theme will be Advancing Ayurveda Together, focusing on the emerging trends of our industry.  This event also marks the beginning of Kerala Ayurveda’s Diamond Jubilee, the 75th anniversary of our deep roots in India. Join the global Kerala Family to foster deeper connections, learn from one another and set the stage for our future in wellness.


Who should attend this event?

This event is designed to support our academic community and is a learning opportunity open to all – Ayurvedic enthusiasts, wellness seekers and professionals from all schools may join. Members of NAMA may earn PACE credits for attending.


Event Overview


Networking and community building with fellow alumni, our teachers, gurus and Kerala Family

Graduation Ceremony to honor 2018-2019 certification graduates

Keynote Speakers, Clinical, Scientific and Alumni Panels with leading experts in the Ayurveda and Yoga industry

Yoga and Meditation led by Master Yogi Subhash Mohanty

Cultural Showcase and Dinner featuring traditional dancers and musicians


Friday, Sep 27, 2019 – 5:30-9:00pm

Reception and Networking
Inaugural Invocation and Speeches
Dinner and Live Music
Convocation and Graduation Ceremony


Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 – 6:30am-9:00pm

Morning Yoga
Plenary Session | Deep Roots Modern Voice: Applying Ancient Sciences in a Modern World
Clinical Panel | Clinical Management of Autoimmune Disorders
Scientific Panel | Groundbreaking Research in Ayurveda
Breakout Professional Sessions | Ayurvedic Assessment: Application in Daily Practice, Setting up a Successful Practice, Incorporating Herbs & Formulations in Ayurvedic Practice
Cultural Showcase Dinner


Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 – 6:30am-3:00pm

Morning Meditation
Alumni Panel | Best Practices: Emerging Ayurvedic Clinicians
Breakout Sessions: Interactive Forum for Ayurvedic Students & Professionals, Ayurveda for Your Personal Health & Wellbeing
Closing Panel | Advancing Ayurveda Together
Closing Circle


View the full schedule of events and presenter lineup »


Registration  Details

Eligibility: Registration is open to anyone.

Pass Options: Choose between a full event pass (Friday Sep 27-Sun Sep 29), evening pass (Friday Sep 27 and/or Saturday Sep 28), or day pass (Sat Sep 28 or Sun Sep 29).


Full registration fee includes six (6) meals – Friday, Sep 27 dinner; Saturday, Sep 28 breakfast, lunch & dinner; Sunday, Sep 29 breakfast & lunch.

Evening passes for Friday Sep 27 and Sep 28 both include dinner.

Day passes include all meals available on that day.

Accommodations: Travel to and from our center and accommodations are the responsibility of attendees. The closest airport is in San Jose (SJC), 15 minutes from our center.  Hotel recommendations can be shared upon request or after registration.

Graduation Ceremony Participation: Certification program graduates (AWC, AWP) who have completed their course in 2018 and 2019 are welcome to participate in the Graduation Ceremony on Friday Sep 27. For those who have not yet completed, please submit your program requirements by Sep 4, 2019 to be eligible for participation on the ceremony. Please contact support@keralaayurveda.us to confirm your participation in the Graduation Ceremony.