Vellore is 2 1/2 hours by road from Chennai and 3 1/2 hours from Bangalore, where are the located the nearest airports, which are well connected to rest of India. Katpadi Railway Junction is well connected by trains  across our country. It is 7 km away from CMC Vellore and 11 km away from the conference venue and is serviced round the clock by public transport and 3 & 4 wheelers. Dual carriage highways / spacious roads take visitors to Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala from Vellore.