About conference venue & the city
SSN College of Engineering (SSNCE) is the outcome of the vision and initiative of Padma Bhushan Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman of HCL Technologies Ltd. The institution was established in 1996 on a sprawling campus of 250 acres on Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR) of Chennai. SSN is one of the top E-schools in India and March is the ideal time to host the event at this Institution which is located close to Chennai, the 4th largest Indian city and the 36th metropolitan city the world over, a vibrant multicultural, multilingual and one of the oldest welcoming cities in India that offers visitors a unique experience. Also, some of umpteen interesting tourist locations near the conference venue include, Pondicherry once a French colony, Mahabalipuram that hosts ancient temples and rock carvings of the 7th century, Marina Beach the second longest beach in the world, Semmozhi Poonga, The Huddleston Gardens Of Theosophical Society, Arignar Anna Zoological Park - the first ever zoo in India, Kapaleeswarar Temple - one of the oldest temples in the city, National Art Gallery, Connemara Public Library that was established in the year 1896, etc.