Hotel Shangri-La, Bengaluru

On behalf of the Course Directors we welcome you all to Bengaluru for the National Conference of STEMI INDIA 2016. Bengaluru, a real cool place on Planet Earth is the capital of Karnataka, a major state in the southern part of India and it continues to be known as the "Silicon Valley of India" or "IT capital of India".

After a smooth landing at Kempegowda international airport, where a Shangri-La representative was on hand to greet you and assist with your arrival, you are charmed by the vibrant and historical cityscape of Bengaluru. When you reach the Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru, in the heart of India’s Garden City, you marvel at the elegant double-height lobby and enjoy a refreshing cup of tea while live piano music plays in the lounge. An experienced and welcoming member of staff shows you to your room for a private check-in, while you take in the panoramic city views.

About Bengaluru

Bengaluru, the capital of the Karnataka, is fifth largest city in India. The exact origin of Bengaluru is not known, but it is believed that the city was founded somewhere in the 16th century.Bengaluru lies at a distance of approximately 998 km from Mumbai and 562 km from Hyderabad. Situated at an altitude of approximately 920 m above sea level, it is also known as the 'Garden City of India'. The beautiful parks and gardens and tree-lined streets of Bengaluru make travel to the city a pure pleasure. The year 2000 saw the introduction of Information Technology in Bengaluru and since then, the city has not looked back. It has reaped the most out of the IT Boom in India and boasts of the highest concentration of IT companies in the country.