General Information – IRCOBI Asia

The International Research Council on Biomechanics of Injury (IRCOBI) holds a biennial conference in Asia. Our next IRCOBI Asia conference will take place on 25 to 27 April 2018 in the city of Pune, India.


Pune is the cultural capital of the state of Maharashtra and a hub for educational institutes, Information Technology companies and automotive OEMs. It is well known for the surrounding Western Ghats, the various historic forts, monuments and scenic valleys, and the Mumbai – Pune Expressway that snakes through these mountains.

Organising Committee

Conference venue

More details will be provided in due time.


For international participants:
There are direct flights to Pune from Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Frankfurt.
>>Via Mumbai airport: Pune is a 3 hour taxi ride.
>>Via Delhi airport: There are many domestic airlines connecting Delhi to Pune.

For domestic participants:
Pune is well connected by flight, train or bus to major cities across India.
Alternatively, participants can also arrive in Mumbai and take a bus or a cab to Pune. There are many bus services between Mumbai and Pune.


Suggestions of hotels in the vicinity of the conference venue will be published here later this year.