Conference Venue | Presenters | Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay

Conference Venue

The 2009 World Universities Forum will be held in conjunction with the Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay, Mumbai, India from 16 to 18 January 2009, at:

The Residence Hotel & Convention Centre
Saki Vihar Road
Before Vihar lake
Mumbai, India 400087
Tel: +91-22-2857-5000


Data projectors with computers will be provided in all of the parallel session rooms. We recommend that you bring your PowerPoint presentation on a USB memory stick. In addition, your presentation will need to be saved with the file suffix ‘.ppt’, not ‘.pptx’. The computers in the presentation rooms will not ‘recognize’ a PowerPoint presentation saved in the 2007 format (.pptx).

About Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay

Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay (IIT - Bombay), set up by an Act of Parliament, was established in 1958, at Powai, a northern suburb of Mumbai. Today the Institute is recognised as one of the centres 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. Institutes in positions of excellence grow with time. The ideas and ideals on which such institutes are built evolve and change with national aspirations, national perspectives, and trends world - wide. IIT - Bombay, too, is one such institution.