Designing for Children with focus on 'Play and Learn'

Conference has been postponed till 2019
IDC, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India

Designing for Children with focus on 'Play and Learn'

Conference has been postponed till 2019
IDC, IIT Bombay, Mumbai, India

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IIT Bombay is a small township in itself. Consciously developed, the campus has retained and increased its green cover, rich in natural flora and fauna.
The Institute has a great location for an academic environment nestled between Powai and Vihar lakes along with scenic hills adjoining the campus. The Institute is located on a 220 hectares green campus in the north eastern suburbs of Mumbai...... more details

Directions

IIT Bombay is located at Powai, which is an eastern suburb in the North-Eastern part of Mumbai...... more details

Weather in Mumbai:

During the beginning of December, the climate in Mumbai is pleasant. The air temperature will be around 25 degree C (75% relative humidity) in the daytime and around 20 degree C at night ...... more details

About Mumbai City:

Mumbai is a melting pot of Indian cultures, with an estimated 20 million people who come together from all parts of the country. Mumbai in addition to being the business capital of India, is also the place of Bollywood, the entertainment centre of India ...... more details

Visa

International visitors need a visa to travel to India. For a letter of invitation, for visa purposes, ...... write to designingforchildren@gmail.com

Accommodation inside IIT Bombay Campus

Limited accommodation maybe available for faculty and students within the IIT Bombay campus. This is unpredictable and we'll only know about this a fortnight before December 2015 ...... write to designingforchildren@gmail.com

Accommodation near IIT Bombay

Most of the hotels in the vicinity of IIT ​ Bombay​ campus have tariff upwards of Rs 2,500/- (US $ 60) per day. You can contact them directly for bookings.

Meluha - The Fren Hotel : * * *​ * *​ 1km
Located about 1km from IIT ​ Bombay​ at Hiranandani Gardens, Powai. The ​regular ​rates are upwards of Rs9,000-Rs 12,000/- (US $ 150-200) per day. This includes breakfast.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 91 22 2575 5555, 091 22 42611111
email: res@meluhafernhotel.com
Website: www.meluhafernhotel.com
​Concession as Cumulus Mumbai 2015- IIT Bombay Guests:.........

Rhodas Hotel : * * * 1km
Located about 1km from IIT ​ Bombay​ at Hiranandani Gardens, Powai. The ​regular ​ rates are upwards of Rs9000/- (US $ 150) per day. This includes breakfast and either lunch or dinner.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22 6693 6969
email: info@rodashotel.com
Website: www.rodashotel.com
​Concession as Cumulus Mumbai 2015- IIT Bombay Guests:.........

Beatle Hotel : * * * 1km
Located about 1km from IIT at Hiranandani Gardens, Powai. The ​regular ​ rates are upwards of Rs7000/- (US $ 120) per day. This includes breakfast.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091 22 408 95000 , 091 22 61151000
email: info@beatlehotels.com
Website: www.beatlehotels.com
​Concession as Cumulus Mumbai 2015- IIT Bombay Guests:.........

Hotel Renaissance: * * * * * 3​kms
Hotel Renaissance, a MARRIOTT group hotel, is situated on the bank of Lake Powai, surrounded by hills, opposite IITB at a distance of 3km.
The ​regular ​ room tariffs are upwards of Rs11000/- (US $ 180) per day
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22 66928888
Website: marriott.com/property/propertypage/BOMBR

​Ramada Powai Hotel and Convention Centre: * * * * 3.5kms
This is situated next to Residence Hotel near IITB at a distance of 3.5km. The regular room tariffs are are upwards of Rs7000/- (US $ 110) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22-67776000 / 61998000
e-mail: reservation@ramadapowai.com
Near The Residence Hotel & Apartments, Before Vihar Lake,, Saki Vihar Road, Powai,, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400087, India
http://www.ramadapowai.com
​Concession as Cumulus Mumbai 2015- IIT Bombay Guests:.........

The Residence Hotel: * * * * * 3kms
The Residence is situated on the bank of Lake Vihar, near IITB at a distance of 3km. The room tariffs are are upwards of Rs7000/- (US $ 110) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22-2857 5000, 2857 8686 to 93
e-mail : reservation@theresidencehotel.com
Website: www.theresidencehotel.com
​Concession as Cumulus Mumbai 2015- IIT Bombay Guests:.........

Aura Executive Service Apartments: * * * 2kms
Located about 2km from IIT at Hiranandani Gardens, Powai. The rates are are upwards of Rs3,000/- (US $ 50) per day. This includes breakfast
Contact Details:
Contact: www.auraexecutivehomes.com/contact.asp
Website: www.auraexecutivehomes.com

​AirBnb at Powai, Mumbai: * * * 1.5kms
AirBnb service rental apartments are located at Powai, within 1.5 kms of IIT Bombay​
Contact details:
https://www.airbnb.com.sg/s/Powai--Mumbai--India

The Lotus Suits: * * * * 7kms
The Lotus Suits, an eco hotel is situated next to the international Airport at a distance of 7km. The room tariffs are are upwards of Rs7000/- (US $ 110) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22-2827 0707
e-mail : info@lotussuites.com
Website: www.lotussuites.com

InterContinental The Grand : * * * * * 7kms
The InterContinental The Grand is situated next to the international Airport at a distance of 7km. The room tariffs are are upwards of Rs9000/- (US $ 150) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091 22 5699 2222
e-mail : mumbai@interconti.com
Website: www.thegrandhotels.net

The Orchid Hotel: * * * * * 11kms
The Orchid, an eco hotel is situated next to the domestic Airport at a distance of 11km. The room tariffs are are upwards of Rs9000/- (US $ 150) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22-26164040
e-mail : samohmu@orchidhotel.com
Website: www.orchidhotel.com

LandMark Suites and LandMark Asia: * * * * * 8kms
The Landmark Suites features studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments located at Marol, at a distance of 8km. The room tariffs are are upwards of Rs5000/- (US $ 80) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22-2925 7000-07
e-mail : sales@landmarkmumbai.com
Website: www.landmarkmumbai.com

Budget Hotels:
Nice Guest House: * * * * * 11kms

The Nice Guest House features A/C dormataries and family rooms located at Goregoan East, at a distance of 11km. The room tariffs are are upwards of Rs300/- (US $ 5) per day.
Contact Details:
Telephone: 091-22-2876 6464 / 69906464
e-mail : niceguesthouse@aol.in
Website: www.niceguesthouse.in