Conference Venue

Conference Venue: ITC Sonar, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kolkata, Google Maps Location


ITC Sonar, situated at 1 JBS Haldane Avenue Kolkata, has a distinctively sleek contemporary architectural design contrasting with the rich historical essence of Kolkata. The hotel is nestled amidst acres of land, resplendent with greenery, sunshine, and water. This luxury Business Resort is en route from the airport and a 15 minute drive from the city centre. It is a Business Resort in the urban context. One that has the efficiency of a business hotel yet the feet-up-feel of a resort. An upscale, world class, business hotel set amidst resort surroundings. One that is a consonance with ITC Hotels’ ethos of being rooted to the soil but dynamic in form and philosophy. 

While this 5 star Business Resort offers travellers every possible convenience through its superlative accommodation, eight meeting and conference rooms and state-of-the-art facilities, it also offers the finest array of award-winning culinary gems ranging from India’s North West Frontier cuisine to traditional Indian fine dining, Cuisines of East Asia, International Bar & Grill, a Gourmet Shop and a 24-hour multi-cuisine restaurant. 
Additionally, Kaya Kalp, ITC Hotels’ indigenous spa brand – which in Kolkata is the city’s largest world-class spa, offers an exquisite regime of therapies for complete body and mind relaxation and rejuvenation. 
 At ITC Sonar, expect an unsurpassable experience of luxury and warmth, in the gentle embrace of nature. 
Cruise Party on Crossindia Barge


Cruise on a catamaran barge- Join us on MV Desire- one of the most elegant vessels on the Ganges available.  With an enclosed space and windows from ceiling to floor for a majestic view, sailing amidst Ganges on this vessel truly is an unforgettable experience. With beautiful front-side views and an exclusive spacious and airy upper deck, the view is one of the finest.

We also have live band lead by our Co-Chair Prof. Antiesh Baura and his Team


Places to visit around ITC Sonar
Near-by attractions include:

  • Victoria Memorial: The Victoria Memorial Hall is India's largest and one of its oldest museum libraries. Dedicated to art history, it has been an unalienable part of the Memorial since its foundation.
  • Science City Kolkata: The Science City of Kolkata is the largest science centre in the Indian subcontinent. Managed by National Council of Science Museums, Ministry of Culture, Government of India, it is located at the crossing of Eastern Metropolitan Bypass and J. B. S. Haldane Avenue.
  • Maidan: The Maidan, also referred to as the Brigade Parade Ground, is the largest urban park in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is a vast stretch of field that includes numerous play grounds, including the famous cricketing venue Eden Gardens, several football stadiums, and the Kolkata Race Course.
  • Nicco Park: Nicco Park is an amusement park in India, located in Salt Lake City, Kolkata. The park was created to attract tourists to the state by providing family-friendly recreation as well as educative entertainment. Nicco Park opened on 13 October 1991, and has since been referred to as the Disneyland of West Bengal.