Welcome to the prestigious International ASAMI Conference 2014 being hosted for the first time in India. The Ilizarov technique is alive, well and thriving all over the world. It has been improved, made user friendly, made high tech & sophisticated over the last 25 years that it spread from Russia and is in use in North America & Europe and India. Come and experience the change! The ilizarov technique & its variants are undoubtedly the best method to treat compound fractures and infected nonunions with bone loss. Complex deformity correction and limb lengthening is the exclusive domain of the Ilizarov and its newer variants.