Kerala Ayurveda Academy Summit

Advancing Ayurveda Together – Sep 27-29, 2019

A special event for KAA Students & Alumni

Kerala Ayurveda invites our students, alumni and faculty to the 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.
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 as professionals.


Event Overview


Networking and community building

Graduation Ceremony to honor 2018-2019 certification graduates

Keynote Speakers, Clinical & Scientific Panels featuring presenters from our global team, including faculty members, advisors and Ayurvedic doctors from both the U.S. and India.

Yoga and Meditation led by Yogi Subhash Mohanty

Showcase including performance by traditional musicians and dancers from our community



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
Plenary Session | Deep Roots Modern Voice: Applying an Ancient Science Today
Practicum | Clinical Application of Simple Yoga Practices
Clinical Panel | Clinical Management of Autoimmune Disorders
Scientific Panel | Groundbreaking Research in Ayurveda
Breakout Sessions (choose one) | Ayurvedic Assessment: Application in Daily Practice, Successes & Challenges in Ayurvedic Practice, Incorporating Herbs & Formulations in Ayurvedic Practice
Cultural Event | Traditional Dance & Music
Dinner & Networking

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019 – 6:30am-3:00pm
Panel | Best Practices: Emerging Ayurvedic Clinicians
KALPAM Meeting | Kerala Ayurveda’s Vision to Rejuvenate the Ayurvedic Community
Lunch & Networking
Closing Panel | Advancing Ayurveda Together
Closing Circle


Registration  Details

Eligibility: Full event registration for Fri-Sun Sep 27-29 is open to current students, alumni and faculty.

Guest Policy: Registrants may bring up to 2 guests for the Convocation and Graduation Ceremony on Friday, Sep 27.

Meals and Accommodations:
Registration fee includes six (6) meals – Friday, Sep 27 dinner; Saturday, Sep 28 breakfast, lunch & dinner; Sunday, Sep 29 breakfast & lunch.

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 and event discount rates are available upon request and will be shared 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 to confirm your participation in the Graduation Ceremony.