Institute of Public Policy, National Law School of India University Bangalore and Fields of View Bangalore


Competition Dates: Friday, February 28, 2020 and Saturday, February 29, 2020

Competition Location: Institute of Public Policy, National Law School of India University Bangalore, India  (Nagarbhavi, Karnataka, India)

Technical and Oversight Leader: Sony Pellissery, Executive Director, Institute of Public Policy, NLSIU: (in collaboration with Fields of View, Bangalore)

Logistical Manager: Shashikala G., NLSIU:

Site Judges:

Site judges to be announced soon…check back!


IMPORTANT: please remember to bring your own laptop computers to the competition. You must have GOOGLE CHROME installed. This is the only browser compatible with the simulation. Tablets are NOT compatible with the simulation. 


Informal Welcome Meet & Greet:

Join fellow participants and members of the Institute of Public Policy and Fields of View for an informal meet-and-greet on the evening of Friday, February 28. This event will take place in the campus of the University where the competition will take place the following day.

Hotel Details:

University has reserved rooms with following rates in the campus itself. The reservations will be for check-in on Friday, February 28, 2020 and check-out on February 29, 2020. These rooms are available on a first-come-first serve basis. Request for reservation should be sent to before 31st January to avail rooms in the University.

  • Single Occupancy with attached bathroom: Rs. 2000 per day  + Tax
  • Double Occupancy with attached bathroom: Rs. 2500 per day + Tax
  • Single occupancy with detached bathroom: Rs. 1250 per day + Tax
  • Double occupancy with detached bathroom: Rs.750 per day + Tax

Those who prefer to stay outside the campus, nearest hotel (3 kms) is The Club. You can make reservations following the link here:

Ground Transportation:

Bangalore International Airport is 45 kms from the University.  There are ample car rentals available at the airport at varying rates. Those preferring to take alternative public transport has several options, which could be found here:

It is the participant’s responsibility to ensure they have made all necessary travel plans.

Initial Competition Day Details:

Participants must be at the National Law School of India University (follow signs and other posting on campus) no later than 8:00 AM for check-in on Saturday, February  28, 2020. Breakfast and coffee will be available beginning at 7:45 AM. Welcoming remarks, instructions, and the start of the competition will begin promptly at 8:30 AM. Lunch will be provided during the competition.


The Institute of Public Policy community looks forward to you joining us in Bangalore.  If you have any questions, do not hesitate reaching out to Sony Pellissery (, your site leader.