About Venue

The Asian Mycological Congress 2015 will be held at the “Dr Shyam Prasad Mukherjee Stadium” (SPM Stadium) located in the Goa University Campus.


Conceived as an indoor sports complex for international events, it is a multipurpose venue that has hosted many conferences and exhibitions. The complex is centrally air conditioned. It is ideal for a conference, with a large auditorium and a number of rooms ideally suited for parallel sessions and exhibitions. The SPM stadium is located in a picturesque area overlooking the Bondava lake on one side and surrounded by a vast open space. The venue lies about 10 km from Panaji city, the capital of Goa and is easily accessed by local buses, autorickshaws and taxis. Many hotels and places of accommodation are found within 3 to 5 km distance from the SPM stadium. Conference buses will transport participants from a number of hotels and accommodations (please refer to Hotels and Accommodation in this website).