Due to the unexpected declaration of hartal/strike in Kerala, We are compelled to make certain changes in the present program schedule. We are trying our best to conduct all the ‘invited talks’ as per the schedule. We assure travel assistance to all the invited speakers as discussed earlier through emails. However, if ny queries, do contact us. 
 
We request all the oral/poster presenters who are reaching on 3rd January 2019 to contact via email (with subject “Travel assistance due to hartal” or through mobile no.s provided below. 
 
We will make all efforts to arrange your local transportation to the venue. Participants from the local areas should let us know if you can reach on 3rd January 2019. in case of serious difficulty, we will try our best to make arrangements for your oral/poster presentation on 4th January 2019. Also, we insist all of you to intimate your travel plan at the earliest, for taking necessary action.
 
Those who are opting railway services for reaching Aluva or Ernakulam Railway station can make use of Kochi Metro services to reach Cochin University Metro station, we will make arrangement from the metro station to the venue within the University.
 
Those who are reaching Kochi Airport, please send us an email as instructed above for making local transportation.
 
We expect your whole hearted cooperation.  
 
Contact Nos: Dr. Shijeesh M. R. ( 9946618608 )
               Ms. Merin K Wilson ( 9446205821 )
               Mr. Abhay Jith     ( 9497343384)