Indore is a fascinating city with a blend of a rich cultural and historical heritage hosting a wide range of styles of the Maratha, Mughal, Holkar and British era. Chhatris, Laal Bag Palace, Kanch Mandir are cues of its architectural exellence. Situated on one of India's oldest pilgrimage routes from Mahakaal at Ujjain on river Kshipra, to Omkareshwar on the river Narmada and onwards to Rameshwaram, Indore is embellished by several forts and rocky shrines: Mandu, Dewas, Maheshwar, Omkareshwar being the prominent ones. One of the most legendary rulers of Indian history, Devi Ahilyabai Holkar is the patron of many traditional architecture here. Apart from these, the rustic spirit of Chokhi and Nakhrali Dhani, heritage resorts on the outskirts of Indore filled with varied traditional Rajasthani delicacies adds a Rajasthani flavour to the city. Gujarati and Marathi cultures also have influenced life in Indore.
Being situated in the heart of India, Indore has excellent air and rail connectivities with the metro cities namely Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi, Hyderabad, Bangalore and many more.
Places like Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Ajanta-Ellora caves are in its vicinity. Agra, our city of pride entails the 8th Wonder, white marble mausoleum, Taj Mahal. It is a universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage. (more info available at travel desk at conference Venue)
Indian Institute of Technology Indore (IIT Indore) located in Simrol, Khandwa Road, Madhya Pradesh, is one of the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India in 2009. IIT Indore has positioned itself as a vibrant center for outstanding research. IIT Indore has been promoting multi-disciplinary research programme, focusing on basic and applied research, technology development and innovation. IIT Indore has the highest h-index among all the new IITs (those started in 2008 and after) etc. The larger commitment of the institute to socio-economic development is evident in its multi-dimensional approach to social problems and is engraved in its motto ('knowledge for the well-being of all'), which makes this institution one of its kind and it stands out even within the distinguished IIT family. Recently, IIT Indore is ranked 15 amongst all engineering universities and institutions in India, and very impressive 5th in teaching and resource category by MHRD (NIRF- 2017). IIT Indore campus is about 45 km away from the Airport and at least 20 km away from the Indore city.
The International Conference on Machine Intelligence and Signal Processing (MISP 2017) will be held at Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Indore, India, on December 22-24, 2017. This conference is meant for researchers from academia, industries and research & development organizations all over the globe interested in the areas of data mining, artificial intelligence, optimization, machine learning methods/ algorithms, signal processing theory and methods, and applications to human brain disorders like epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, sleep disorders etc. Other applications of machine learning and signal processing techniques are also welcome. It will put special emphasis on the participations of PhD students, Postdoctoral fellows and other young researchers from all over the world. It would be beneficial to bring together a group of experts from diverse fields to discuss recent progress and to share ideas on open questions. The conference will feature world-class keynote speakers in the main areas.