South Asian University

5th International Conference on
South Asian Economic Development

Faculty of Economics, South Asian University, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi

February 21-22, 2019



The Conference Venue is:
South Asian University (SAU),
Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi - 110021

The inaugural session, two panel discussions, and the plenary lecture will take place in the FSI Hall, Ground Floor.

Parallel technical sessions will take place at the FSI Hall on the ground floor, Mezzanine Floor Hall and on ECO I (Room No. 204) in the Second Floor.

Lunch on both days and the Conference Dinner will take place at the University Lawns.

How to reach:

The University is located on Satya Marg, between its intersections with Vinay Marg and Niti Marg. The nearest landmarks are the Chanakya Mall and the Yashwant Place Market. The nearest metro station is Race Course on the yellow line of Delhi Metro (about 3 km from SAU), from where you can hire an autorickshaw to reach the venue. (If using Google Maps or any other navigation device to reach the campus, please make sure that your destination is South Asian University at the "Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri" campus, and NOT the under-construction campus at Maidangarhi.)

From Airport:

If you are arriving by air, you will arrive either at terminals 3, 2 or 1.

Note that the respective distances from terminals 3, 2 and 1 to South Asian University (Conference Venue, Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri) are 15.5 km, 14.6 km and 8.5 km respectively.

Once you collect your baggage, come out of the terminal building. Just outside you have counters for radio taxis (Meru/Mega/Easy cabs). App-based services such as Uber and Ola are also available. Give them your destination address and board a taxi. They will charge you by the meter. There is also an alternative of pre-paid yellow and black taxi, managed by Delhi Police, which can be booked from both outside as well as inside the terminal building.

From Railway Station:

In case you are arriving by rail, you will arrive at either New Delhi station or the Old Delhi Railway Station or Nizamuddin or Anand Vihar Terminal. Pre-paid taxi and auto-rickshaw booths, managed by Delhi Police, are available at each of these locations. Come out from the Railway Station and go to the pre-paid taxi or auto-rickshaw counter. App-based services such as Uber and Ola are also available.