27 th WCCN (2023) is being planned at Jogyakarta, Indonesia, or Sofia, Bulgaria to be confirmed
26 th WCCN, would be organized at Varanasi, in Oct 27-28,2023, by Dr RG Singh and Dr MS
Siddiqui. R G Singh <rgsingh@bhu.ac.in>
(The WCCN series started at New Delhi in 1988(1st WCCN,Feb 11-14) and 1990 (2nd
WCCN)organised by Dr S S Rastogi, Dr Rajiv Lochan, and Dr RB Singh.Subsequent world
congresses were organised in Aomori city,Japan by Dr H Mori, in 1992(3rd WCCN), at
Cochin,India in 1993(4th WCCN) by Dr J K Mukkadan, at Hangzhou, China in 1995(5th
WCCN) by Dr Zhu Shoumin, at Banff, Canada in 1997(6th WCCN) by Dr T K Basu, at New
Delhi, India in 1999(7th WCCN) by Dr DK Satsangi, Dr RB Singh and Dr SS Rastogi, at
Phitsanulok, Thailand in 2000(8th WCCN) by Dr Buncha Ooraikul, in London, UK ,2002(9th
WCCN) by Dr Heema Shukla, at Phuket,Thailand 2004(10th WCCN) by Dr Paiboon Tienboon
and Dr Buncha Ooraikul, at Mumbai, India 2006(11th WCCN), by Dr S B Gupta and Dr SR
Joshi, at Edmonton, Canada, 2007(12th WCCN),by Dr T K Basu and Dr S N Acharya, at Xalapa,
Mexico, 2008(13th WCCN) by Dr Eryck Hernandez and Dr Lech Ozimek, at Kosice, Slovakia in
2009(14th WCCN) by Dr Daniel Pella, Dr R Ryber and Dr Jan Fedacko. 15th WCCN, El-
Sokhna, Egypt Sept 19-22, 2010 by Prof Laila Hussain, 16th WCCN, Sept 11-14, 2011,New
Delhi, by Dr AK Singh.17th WCCN at Sofia, Bulgaria, Oct 24-26,2013, by Dr Krasimira
Hristova.), 18th WCCN was held at Ratchathani, Thailand, Dec 2014, 19th WCCN was
organized by Dr RG Singh, at Varanasi, India on Feb 11-13,2015 and 20th WCCN was
organized by Dr Arunporn Itharat at Bankok, (Thailand). 21th World Congress on Clinical
Nutrition (WCCN)was organised by Dr Telessy Istvan, PhD ,FICN, Budapest, Hungary Oct 6-
8,2017:at Hotel Denubius Helia, www.wccn2017.com; 22nd WCCN was held at Ahamadabad,
Nov 20-22,2018, by Dr Banshi Saboo, Hotel, Ahamadabad, India;www.wccn2018.com, 23rd
WCCN was held at Makhashkala, Russia, Nov 16-21,2019, www.wccn2019.com,
23rd World Congress on Clinical Nutrition (WCCN)would was organized by Dr Magomedov
Magomed, PhD, Makhashkala, Russia Nov 16-21,2019: www.wccn2019.com
24 th WCCN was organized by Dr Kshitij Bharadwaj, PhD, FICN and Dr NS Verma, MD, FICN,
on Oct 16-18,2021,at Haridwar,(UK), under presidentship of Dr Chibisov;(Russia); 25 th WCCN
is being organized by Dr Ghizal Fatima,PhD, FICN, and Dr Farzana Mahdi, PhD, at Lucknow,
Nov 25-27,2022. 26 TH WCCN would be organized by Dr MS Siddiqui,MD,DM and Dr R G
Singh, MD, DM, FICN at Varanasi, on Oct 27-28, 2023.

May be Indonesia, Digestan, Bulgaria, UAE, Banf, Toronto, Edmonton, in Canada, USA,
Singapore, Japan, China, UAE, West Asia, Hong Kong, Australia, USA, Europe etc.
Expected delegates 300-600 including 50-100 foreigners. Sponsors; Trade exhibition by food
and nutraceutical companies;20-30 booths. Adds in the abstract book by local organizer.

We have mostly first day reception in the evening on cocktail with or without dinner, then 2-3
days meetings including plenary lectures-4, Symposia lectures 10-15,oral and poster
presentations from the registrants. We expect about 500 delegates including about 300-400
registrants. The registration fee may be US$250-350 depending upon the place of meeting.
Those who organize the congress are elected as president for the next years, and our meetings are
organized every one- two years. The liabilities are: To invite president and executive director of
ICN as well as 1-2 more experts from North America and Western Europe as guest speakers
providing them travel expenses, hotel room and meals by the congress. We also provide free
hotel and registration to another 20-25 experts who supported our earlier conferences in various
countries. Funds for expenses of the congress are arranged by having trade exhibition and
publication of abstract book in which adds of drug companies are published to raise funds which
is responsibility of the organizers. If there is loss after the congress, it is also responsibility of
local organizers.
International College of Nutrition sponsors the Scientific Program, helps in selection of speakers,
and registration of delegates from various countries. ICN also helps in finding out sponsors from
food industry and nutraceutical industry.
Opening of WCCN.
We would like to have executive meeting of the Int Coll of Nutrition on 1st day, in the evening
after the congress at about 5.00PM for about one hour. Please be kind to arrange a room. We also
need a VIP room, during the congress with about 20 seats, in which tea/cofee/water/areated
water, should be available for faculty and ICN experts. (we can use this room for our meeting).
ICN experts who have supported the congress should be given fellowship certificate of the ICN
(FICN)..Please be kind to follow the guidelines of the ICN during opening of WCCN.
Opening of WCCN, President should sit next to Chief guest and Executive Director on other side
of the Chief guest, then President of the congress and then other VIP on the other side. The
savings from the WCCN are shared by the local organising society and ICN-India or ICN-
Canada. The savings can also be used in creating award under ICN-India, in the name of the
main organizer. After the WCCN, audited statement of accounts should be sent to ICN.
All organizers of WCCN are invited to publish the abstract book as Int J Clin Nutr, following the
given format.
INT. COORDINATOR: Prof Dr RB Singh, MD,FICN,FICC, rgsingh@bhu.ac.in