9 to 11 January 2019


Swosti Premium Hotel, the venue of the conference hugely popular among locals as well as tourists coming to Bhubaneswar, is considered the largest Convention Hotel in all of Eastern India.


Bhubaneswar, the capital city of Odisha, is a hub for higher education and research in the eastern region with several government and privately funded Universities, Colleges and Research organizations of CSIR, ICAR, DAE, DBT and ICMR. The city is well known for its architecture and ancient temples. It is a pilgrimage destination of Hindus and Buddhists. The twin cave groups of Kandagiri and Udayagiri are evidence of the region's antiquity, dating to the 2nd century BC or the early Jain monastery. Silver filigree, Stone and Wood carving, Patta paintings, Tie and Dye textiles, bamboo basketry, brass and bell metal work, horn work, and many other famous handicrafts of Odisha can be possessed as souvenirs from the local markets. The world famous Puri (Jagannath Temple), Konark(Sun temple) and Chilka lake are within 60-70 km radius of the city. Bhubaneswar can be visited round the year, but the ideal time, especially for visitors from colder climes, would be from October to March. Hence in January, Bhubaneswar will at its prime when the ICOV-14 will take place in the city.

How to Reach Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar being the capital city of the state is well connected by air, rail and road with rest of the country. The City is connected by direct flights from New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru and international destinations like Kuala Lumpur, Bali, Bangkok, Thailand etc. There are direct train services from almost all railway stations of the country. Daily buses are available from Kolkata, Raipur and Ranchi.




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Conference : 9-11th January 2019

Contact : Organizing Secretary, ICOV-14, at icov14.bbsr@gmail.com
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