The venue proposed for election will be the venue to be considered 3 years hence.
- The venue should not have been elected in the previous ten years.
- Good conferencing facility
- Min 3 halls : 1 (500 – 700); 2 (200 – 300) + Space for industrial exhibition
- Good affordable accommodation
- Cheaper accommodation for post graduates
- Good connectivity by air / road / rail
- Reasonable cost of living
- Any historical importance / tourism will be an added feature
- Reasonable cardiothoracic activity in the city.