Dear Colleagues,

The Association of Cutaneous Surgeons of India ACS(I) & International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology (IACD) are proud to announce the 12th World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology (WCOCD) to be held from May 4th to May 6th, 2017 at Bangalore (now called Bengaluru), Karnataka – India. This comprehensive World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology (WCOCD) promises to be the first and largest event held in the field of cosmetic dermatology in India so far.

The theme of this conference is “Cosmetic Dermatology – Global Perspectives”. The Congress is planned as a premier, all-encompassing event of Cosmetology, Lasers, Aesthetics and Dermatosurgery with a galaxy of speakers and experts from around the world. It will give participants an unparalleled platform to exchange ideas, discover novel therapies from well -structured plenaries, lectures, symposia, courses, workshops and innovative sessions in unique format. A number of novel international  programs are being planned in the run up to the event – International essay competition, quiz competition, innovations and award paper sessions, and International Sister Society sessions.

The conference is being held in Bengaluru, Karnataka at Dr. Babu Rajendra Prasad International Convention Centre, GKVK. It is one of Bengaluru’s largest convention centres with over 2,00,000 sq .ft. of meeting space. It is owned by the University of Agricultural Sciences which is a premier institution of agricultural education and research in the country.

We are delighted to invite all delegates and their guests to attend the meeting at our city Bengaluru – the modern, bustling city of gardens – the silicon valley of the east, the city with the most salubrious weather and a hub for enchanting tourism.

Come join us, learn and enjoy – Bengaluru beckons you!