To register for participation in the convention, you are requested to create account online or login into account if already exist.
The Registration and Accommodation fees will be charged as per the category opted.
Delegates may make their own accommodation arrangements. Organizers will help in getting special rates from hotels which are associated with the INFLIBNET Centre. Early registered delegates can also avail of the INFLIBNET Guest House.
The INFLIBNET Centre runs a Guest House which is having 40 AC Rooms in order to provide accommodation to the faculty members of Universities/IUCs/UGC/Educational Institutions and officers visiting to INFLIBNET Centre for official work or attending workshop/seminar/meeting, etc. and Guest of INFLIBNET Staff. The entire campus is equipped with Wi-Fi hotspot including Guest houses, residences and Plaza area. (https://hrd.inflibnet.ac.in/accomodation.php)
Star rated Hotels are available in Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad with an average cost of $100 per day. Economical Hotels (3 star) are available in an average cost of 30$-50$.
With the tag of the cleanest city in Asia, Gandhinagar is the administrative capital of the Gujarat located on the western bank of the Sabarmati river. Named after the father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, Gandhinagar is the second planned city of India, after Chandigarh. The city is divided into thirty organised sectors; each of them is pedestrian friendly and self-contained. It's more of a people-oriented city, with all the parks, monuments, gardens and grand civic buildings. This spacious city also houses many places to visit for sightseeing like Swaminarayan Temple, Sarita Udyan, Children's Park, Indroda Dinosaur and Fossil Park, Rani Roopmatis Mosque and Capital Complex.
The district includes four talukas - Mansa, Kalol, Dahegam and Gandhinagar. All kinds of head offices of state government, secretariat of all departments, offices and residents of ministers’ legislative assembly, residence of governor and other important offices are situated in Gandhinagar. Moreover, sectors 30 have been made for quarters and private residences of government servants, who belong to all communities.
Famous Akshardham – Swaminarayan complex, Deerpark, Sports complex and Gardens are worth seeing places of Gandhinagar. Moreover, step well of Adalaj and IFCO fertilizer unit are not far from Gandhinagar city. (https://gandhinagar.gujarat.gov.in/)
The climate in India typically varies from tropical monsoon in south to temperate in north. The terrain: upland plain (Deccan Plateau) in south, flat to rolling plain along the Ganges, deserts in west, Himalayas in north. For Gandhinagar in December, the daily average maximum temperatures is 21°C with the average minimum 8°C, while in June the average maximum is 38°C with a minimum of 28°C. (Ref: http://www.myweather2.com/City-Town/India/Gandhinagar/climate-profile.aspx)
Gandhinagar has a tropical wet and dry climate with three main seasons: summer, monsoon, and winter. The climate is generally dry and hot outside of the monsoon season. The weather is hot to severely hot from March to June when the maximum temperature stays in the range of 36 to 42 °C (97 to 108 °F), and the minimum in the range of 19 to 27 °C (66 to 81 °F). It is pleasant in the winter days and quite chilly in the night during December to February. The average maximum temperature is around 29 °C (84 °F), the average minimum is 14 °C (57 °F), and the climate is extremely dry. The southwest monsoon brings a humid climate from mid-June to mid-September. The average annual rainfall is around 803.4 mm (31.63 in). (Source: Wikipedia)
Throughout the month of November daytime temperatures will generally reach highs of around 33°C; that's about 92°F. At night the average minimum temperature drops down to around 17°C; that's 62°F. Warm clothes or woolen clothes are recommended in November. In recent times the highest recorded temperature in December has been 35°C --that's 95°F -- with the lowest recorded temperature 4°C: about 39°F.
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The weekend is generally Saturday-Sunday (in most companies), and the first day to work is Monday.
Government offices are generally open from 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday. Some might end their working days at 6 pm, if the staff take a full one-hour lunch break.