Dr. H.R. Nagendra Chairperson, Technical Committee, QCI Yoga Certification 7/6 Plenary Lecture Development of India's Voluntary Scheme for Certification of Yoga Professionals
Dr. H. R. Nagendra, Chairperson, Technical Committee, QCI Yoga Certification Dr. Nagendra holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from IISc, Bangalore and is the president of BYASA. After receiving his doctorate in 1968, he served as faculty of IISc in the Department of Mechanica Engineering. He then served as Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of British Columbia, Canada in 1969. From there, he moved to NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, USA as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate in 1970. In 1972 he moved to the Engineering Science Laboratory at Harvard University as a consultant, and later worked as Visiting Staff at the Imperial College of Science and Technology in London. He returned to India in 1975 to join Vivekananda Kendra, He is now President of Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana, Bangalore and Chancellor of S-VYASA Deemed University.