Venue


The ORSI 2018 will be held at the Victor Menezes Convention Center (VMCC), IIT Bombay, Mumbai India.

IIT Bombay, was established in 1958, at Powai, a northern suburb of Mumbai. Today the Institute is one of the centers of academic excellence in the country. Over the years, there has been dynamic progress at IIT Bombay in all academic and research activities, and a parallel improvement in facilities and infrastructure, to keep it on par with the best institutions in the world. IIT Bombay is celebrating its Diamond Jubilee this year.

The IIT Bombay campus is an ecological hotspot an oasis of soothing green, flanked by the two lakes ‘Powai’ and ‘Vihar’. There are more than a hundred species of trees and wild flowers and about 150 recorded species of birds. The natural beauty and peaceful atmosphere belies the range and intensity of the academic activities.




Accommodation


Participants are requested to make their own arrangement for accommodation at hotels near IITB campus.  A list of suggested hotels can be found below. You may directly contact the hotels and make your reservations.
For students: Efforts are underway for accommodation for students at IITB student hostels (on sharing basis). We will keep you posted on this.

Hotel Charges* Distance from Venue Info Contact Information
The Beatle 5,300 2.5KM Details email: reservations@beatlehotels.com
The Caliph Hotel 3,500-7,000 4KM Details email: res@thecaliphhotel.com
Hotel Anantha Executive Suites 3,000-4,500 4KM Details email: info@ananthasuites.com
The Residence Hotel & Apartments 4,750-6,250 6KM Details email: roombookings@theresidencehotel.com
Ramada Powai Hotel & Convention Centre 6,000-7,500 6KM Details email: reservation@ramadapowai.com
Hotel Blue Inn Residence 2,200 4KM Details
Hotel Lake Bloom Residency 2,200 5KM Details
*Estimated charges per night. Taxes extra. Exact charges may differ based on dates and availability.
**The above hotels have free wifi and complimentary breakfast.

There are other hotels too in close proximity to IITB: Meluha The Fern, Rodas, Keys Hotel-SakiNaka, and others which you can also consider.