Detailed Schedule


  • IOL Travel Desk at Bangalore International Airport will be operational from Saturday, 23rd July, afternoon till Monday, 25th July 06:00 hrs.
  • Check-in services in the Infosys campus will be available round the clock from Sunday 24th July, 00:00 hrs till Monday, 25th July, 12:00 hrs.

Time Contestants Team-Leaders Jury/Board Members
24th July, Sunday
18:00 – 20:00 Mysore Palace visit [optional & at your own cost]
Mysore palace is lighted only on Sundays from 19:00 – 19:30. Ticket price: INR 200 for foreigners. Cost of transport: INR 1000 for group of 6 (approx.)
18:30 – 20:30 Dinner, Food Court
25th July, Monday
07:00 – 08:30 Breakfast, Food Court
10:00 – 12:30 Registration, ILI Foyer
All participants (including jury members) are requested to collect their kits and T-shirts from the registration desk. Team-leaders must pay the balance due for registration (if any) and collect the original receipts.
IOL Board meeting
Abraham Lincoln, ILI
(starts at 10:30)
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch, Food Court
15:00 – 17:00 Inauguration Ceremony, Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium, ILI
17:10 – 18:00 Lecture 1: Languages of India, Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium, ILI
18:30 – 20:00 Dinner, Food Court
26th July, Tuesday
07:00 – 08:30 Breakfast, Food Court
09:00 - 09:30 Individual Contest
Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium & Akbar Room, ILI
[Food will be served at ILI foyer, just outside the rooms. Food and drinks are not permitted inside the rooms, except health-bars, choco-lates, packaged drinks and water bottles.]
09:30 - 12:30 Annual Meeting of the International Organizing Committee of IOL
Jawaharlal Nehru Room
[All team-leaders and representatives of the countries must attend this meeting. Observers and accom-panying persons, who are not representatives of the national organizers are NOT allowed to attend.]
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch, Food Court
14:00 - 15:00
18:30 – 20:00 Dinner & Jeopardy Prelims, Food Court
20:00 – 21:00 Language of Dance, Multiplex
Bharatnatyam, a form of dance that originated in India around 3rd century BCE, is based on an ancient treatise – the Natya Shastra, which claims that dance can express any idea through gestures of the hands (called mudras) and movement of the body. Dancer Kripa Phadke and her troupe will explain the linguistics of dance through live demonstrations and performances. Note: According to Indian traditions, eating during a classical dance performances is considered disrespectful to the dancer and the art form.
27th July, Wednesday
07:00 – 08:30 Breakfast, Food Court
08:30 – 18:00 IOL Excursion
Buses start leaving from the Food Court area from 08:30.
The last bus leaves at 09:00
For more details, see IOL Excursion schedule
Lunch, ILI Foyer
12:30 – 14:00
18:30 – 20:00 Dinner, Food Court
20:00 – 22:00 Jeopardy Finals, Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium
28th July, Thursday
07:00 – 08:30 Breakfast, Food Court
08:30 – 08:45 Teams escorted to rooms [In preparation for the Team Contest] Briefing of Proctors of the Team Contest
Food Court
[All team-leaders must attend this meeting.]
09:00 – 13:00 Team Contest
Hostel Rooms
12:30 – 14:30 Lunch, Food Court
16:00 – 16:30 IOL Official Photograph
Assemble at ILI Building Foyer
16:30 – 17:10 Lecture 2, Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium
17:15 -17:30 “Traditional Indian board games” by Kavade , Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium
17:30 – 20:30 IOL Official Banquet – Indian street food and games, Food Court
29th July, Friday
07:00 – 08:30 Breakfast, Food Court
10:00 – 12:30 Solution Discussion & Special Awards
Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch, Food Court
15:00 – 18:00 Closing Ceremony, Mahatma Gandhi Auditorium, ILI
18:30 – 20:00 Dinner, Food Court
30th July, Saturday
07:00 – 08:30 Breakfast, Food Court
Departure for Post-IOL Excursion
[There will be baggage screening during check-out.]

Departure (for those not going on the Post-IOL excursion)

  • Shuttle buses will leave from Infosys campus to Bangalore International Airport at regular intervals from Friday, 29th July, 18:00 hrs to Saturday, 30th July, 18:00 hrs.

Note :Events marked in yellow are NOT for observers and contestants.