16 th World Congress of Clinical Nutrition Hosted and Organized By : International College of Nutrition Indian Society of Hypertension. 2011 New Delhi INDIA
Host – ICN
Congress destination – INDIA
Host city – New Delhi
CONTENTS India Gate, New Delhi, India
Invitation Dr. S. S. Rastogi President
MESSAGE Minister of Health & Family Welfare Govt. of India
MESSAGE Mrs. Sheila Dikshit Chief Minister Govt. of National Capital Region of Delhi
MESSAGE Mr. R. M. Puri Executive Director India Convention Promotion Bureau
MESSAGE Indian Airline
Congress Theme From Farm to Fork
Clinical Nutrition in New Delhi
Technological advancement and knowledge explosion are advancing at a jet pace
Visit the best clinical nutrition institutes of India with all modern facilities and infrastructure
Sate-of-art Technology In search of truth
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Organizing Committee Patron : Prof. Dr Ram Badan Singh, PhD, FICN Co-Presidents : Dr S S Rastogi, MD, FRCP, FICN Dr Lekh Juneja,PhD,FICN Secretary General: Dr A K Singh, MS, MCh, FICN Co-Chairmen Scientific : Dr RB Singh, MD, FICN, Dr T K Basu, PhD, FICN, Dr Daniel Pella International Coordinator: Dr Fabien De Meester (Belgium) [email_address] International Advisors. Dr Daniel Pella (Slovakia), Dr Alok Gupta (USA) Dr TK Basu (Canada), Dr SN Acharya(Canada), Dr Lech Ozimek(Canada), Dr Asim Dutta (Norway) Dr U N Das (USA), Dr R Rybar (Slovakia), Dr Lech Ozimek (Canada),Dr Franz Halberg (USA), Dr Germaine Cornelissen(USA), Dr SN Acharya (Canada), Dr Lekh Juneja (Japan), Dr Fabien De Meester (Belgium), Dr Agnieska Wilczynska (Poland), Dr NS Dhalla(Canada), Dr Jarmila Siegelova (Zech Repub),Dr Chibisov Sergey (Russia), Dr Radzhesh Agarval(Russia), Dr Jan Fedacko (Slovakia), Dr Laila Hussain (Egypt),
Established by Dr T K Basu, Executive Director, ICN at Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences,University of Alberta, Canada We are international experts in Nutrition and cardiovascular diseases and conducting research on prevention of diseases for the last 30 years. We organized the 1st World Congress on Clinical Nutrition in 1988, which was inaugurated by the then Vice President of India Sri Shanker Dayal Sharma. The objectives of the International college of Nutrition are to educate the doctors and scientists on nutrition research and on its role in the treatment and prevention of diseases. HOST : International college of Nutrition Contd …
Program Overview The 16th WCCN program areas would range from molecular and cellular biology of nutrients to its application in clinical nutrition in Non communicable diseases including hypertension and metabolic syndrome. There would be concurrent sessions on functional foods, nutraceuticals and Tsim Tsoum Concept designer's foods in this congress. There is a opportunity for young people to meet masters in the field and to make new friends in this congress. We invite all of you to register to this congress to make it a great success. Abstract Congress delegates are invited to submit abstracts for posters or oral presentation, concerning all issues within Clinical Nutrition. We will have online form for Abstract submission, which will be printed and published. Contd …
Orations and awards: Please contact Dr T K Basu, Executive Director, ICN, [email_address] The awards are : Dr Zumkley Memorial award, Dr Zhu Shoumin award, Dr PV Sukhatme memorial award, Dr J Nag memorial award, Dr JC Patel Memorial award, Dr H Mori felicitation award, Dr SS Rastogi felicitation award, Dr RB Singh felicitation award, Dr TK Basu felicitation award, Dr Surya Acharya felicitation award. Diploma in Tropical Nutrition and Health (Dtnh) A multiple choice question examination would be held on the first day. Please send US$100.00 fee to the secretariat. Certificate of attendance A certificate of attendance will be issued to all registered participants who will attend the congress. Certificate of attendance A certificate of attendance will be issued to all registered participants who will attend the congress. Program Overview
Biology and biochemistry of nutrients, health and disease.
Epidemiology of nutritional factors
Nutrition, Risk factors and novel biomarkers
Nutritional modulation of genetic expressions.
Prehypertension and premetabolic syndrome,
Coronary artery disease and atherosclerosis
Nutrition, health and diseases.
Physical activity, nutrients and wellbeing.
Nutraceuticals and functional foods.
Complex and refined carbohydrates
Fats, oils and fatty acids
Macro and micronutrients
The Tsim Tsoum Concept of health and designer's foods.
Nutritional prevention of non-communicable diseases.
Scientific Program topics
ICN Member Delegates. US$250.00 Non Member Delegates US$300.00 Spot Registration Fee US$350.00 for all delegates . PROPOSED DELEGATE REGISTRATION FEES IN US Dollars
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India your next congress Destination The India's impressive variety of history and culture, from the ancient Gangetic Kingdoms to the present state, harmoniously blend to form a unique atmosphere in over a million square kilometers of scenic sights. From a bustling cosmopolitan city to the quiet countryside, hill station or a beach resort, India has destinations which offer a backdrop of unmatched beauty for a business meet. Conferences here bring fresh meaning of the concept of combining work with pleasure. India's image as a conference destination is also projected through the chains of Hotels, providing international standards in facilities and services. Exclusive business hotels and exotic resorts, with meeting rooms of distinction, spacious convention halls, modern business centres and a wide range of conference facilities. With so much to offer and considering its diverse range of tourist attractions, Indian is now a big destination for conferences and conventions of the International kind.
Expansion in the network of airlines operations - over 50 international airlines
Better tourist surface transport system - the largest rail network in the world
New centres of information technology
Many new convention centres
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26 World Heritage Sites
25 bio-geographic zones
Enchanting Beaches & coastline
Indigenous healing systems
India – The real Adventure
Delhi is at the heart of the world
Delhi (28° 38' N, 77° 10' E), capital city of the Federal Republic of India. Delhi is one of the most historic capitals in the world and two of its monuments- the Qutub Minar and Humayun's Tomb - have been declared World Heritage Sites. The city has testimony of every period of history in its splendid architecture. New Delhi would easily be the only conference venue in the world that has a history stretching back 3,000 years - and yet, is a modern metropolis accessible through international airlines from all over the world. New Delhi has in fact emerged as a significant and often visited venue for International Conferences and Conventions, with the complete infrastructure and amenities in one place, to hosting global meetings for as many as 10,000 delegates. Host City – New Delhi Contd …
Getting to Delhi New Delhi has convenient connectivity with major cities throughout the world. The following Airlines have regular flights to Delhi. Aeroflot, Emirates, Air Canada, Air France, Gulf Air, Air India, KLM, Air Lanka, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Malaysian airlines, Air Ukraine, Oman Air, Alitalia, Pakistan International Airlines, Qantas Airways, All Nippon Airways, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Ariana Afghan Airlines, Thai Airways, Asiana Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Qatar Airways, British Airways, Indian Airlines, and Cathay Pacific. Traveling in Delhi From the time the delegates arrive in Delhi till the time they leave, they are in the comfort of our fleet of luxury cars and buses. A comprehensive timetable for bus shuttle services will be developed. Dinning in Delhi The cultural diversity of Delhi presents a rich legacy of cuisines and creative styles of cooking to tempt even the most jaded palate. Dinning in Delhi can be a gourmets dream come true. Your delegates will never get bored of the dine-around options Delhi has to offer. Host City – New Delhi
DELUXE HOTELS Price Range US$ 150 to US$ 350 BUDGET HOTELS Price Range US$ 50 to US$ 75 Over 2000 rooms available In this category. NOTE: Rates quoted are as on current prices of year 2010
Deluxe Hotel Total Rooms 1. Ashok Hotel 571 2. Intercontinental 500 3. LE’ Meridien 355 4. Hyatt Regency 525 5. Samrat Hotel 250 6. TAJ Palace 504 7. Oberoi 350 8. Taj Mahal 299 9. Welcome group 500 10. Centaur 376 11. Claridges 167 12. Imperial 230 13. Kanishka 317 14. Best Western Surya 230 15. Vasant Continental 102 16. Qutab 92 17. New Delhi Parkroyal 240 18. Marriot 220 19. Nikko 165 20. Radisson 256 Total 6249
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Madhuban Holiday Inn
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Total Number of Rooms Approximately 2000
Hotel Map of Delhi
Congress Venue India Habitat Center Hosted By : International College of Nutrition
India Habitat Center India Habitat Centre, New Delhi is home to the country's most comprehensive Convention Centre along with a club with 58 rooms, a health spa, six restaurants and several performance venues for cultural and entertainment programmes, Habitat World, serves over 4000 meals everyday, making it India's largest foodservice and entertainment facility. The Convention Centre can host 20 functions simultaneously with most Halls equipped with state-of-the-art equipment; 7 beautifully landscaped outdoor facilities, a 424 seat Auditorium and a business centre fitted with all modern business aids complete the offering. The venue is ideal for conferences, seminars, banquets, exhibitions, board meetings, press interactions, corporate presentations, workshops, parties, film screenings, presentations, theatre and cultural performances of all kinds.
Museums Tour National Museum - a veritable treasure house of India’s glorious past, houses among its collections, the 5,000 year-old relics of the Indus Valley civilization, varied exotic paintings, old manuscripts and mural paintings from Buddhist shrines in Central Asia. Crafts Museum - set amidst the re-created rustic surroundings of a typical Indian village. Every month craftsmen from different parts of rural India are given an opportunity to exhibit their skills and wares, here. Rail Museum - home to the grand old “Iron Ladies” of India’s steam engine era. A small toy train takes children around the museum. (Note: Museums are closed on Mondays and all public holidays.) DELHI SIGHT-SEEING
Optional Tour & Leisure Programs India represents diversity in all it's forms - people, religions, customs and geography. She begins with the highest peaks and descends across mighty vastness and rolling planes to submerge into not one but three seas. Beaches, Deserts, Snowcapped Mountains, Backwater canals, Glacial meadows - India has it all. We can organize pre and post conference tours to any location in India or it's neighboring countries. Delhi - the commercial hub has many tourist attractions to offer. Visit vibrant shopping complex of Connaught Place, Delhi Haat for handicraft goods and delicious food bonanza. Pay a visit to Red Fort and Qutub Minar to view the excellence of Mughal architecture. Or just drop in at Janpath- for buying a variety of cheap and best items. If you are looking for spiritual peace, visit Lotus temple, which is also famous for its marvelous architecture and heavenly beauty. Take a stroll at Rajpath. Or pay a visit to India Gate and Rashtrapati Bhawan for viewing monuments made during British era.
Optional Tour & Leisure Programs THE CITY OF ROMANCE – AGRA Agra the zenith of art and an enshrined romance. It is a town that lives mainly in the past. Once the seat of the Mughal rulers. Their passion for building endowed it with some of the loveliest buildings in the world - the Taj Mahal a poem in white marble which took 22 years to build by 20,000 skilled artisans who inlaid the white marble edifice with precious and semi precious stones. The Agra Fort from where one can get the most moving view of the Taj from the little octagonal tower in the Agra Fort which lies across the river Jamuna. Shopping in Agra is a delight
THE PINK CITY – JAIPUR The colorful and vibrant capital of State of Rajasthan is popularly known as the ‘Pink City’ because of the pink-coloured buildings in its old city. It sits on a dry lake bed in a somewhat hot arid landscape, surrounded by barren hills surmounted by forts and crenellated walls. The city owes its name, foundation and careful planning to the great warrior-astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh II (1693-1727, with Mughal power on the wane, Jai Singh moved down from his hillside fort at nearby Amber to a new site on the plains. He laid out the city, with its surroundings walls and rectangular blocks, according to principles set down in the Shilpa Shastra, an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. It is one of India most well planned cities with wide straight avenues, roads, streets and lanes in a grid system. Optional Tour & Leisure Programs
GOD’s OWN COUNTRY – KERALA Welcome to Kerala, God's own Country. Besides the Taj Mahal, Kerala is one of the ten 'Paradises Found' by the National Geographic Traveler, for its diverse geography and overwhelming greenery. Rolling hills, tea and cardamom plantations welcome you to Thekkady. One of the largest wildlife reserves in India, the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is more popular as Tiger reserve. A boat ride on the splendid Periyar Lake is the best way to experience the sanctuary. The greatest attraction here is the herds of wild elephants that come down to the lake to frolic in the waters. Move on to Munnar, a hill station on the Western Ghats have lakes, reservoirs, forests and tea estates. Optional Tour & Leisure Programs
Optional Tour & Leisure Programs GOLDEN SANDS – GOA The land of the golden sun, sand and surf - Goa is a variableparadise. Goa helps you discover an exciting new beach every day. Miles and miles of golden hued beaches, fringed with palms stretch out into the horizon, while the sunbeams to the merry dance of the waves. Today Goa is a wonderful blend of the east and west, Hinduism and Christianity, and yet retains a unique charm and ethos all of its own. Sunbath on golden beaches, soaking in the wonderful Goan atmosphere. Visit stately churches including the Basilica of Bom Jesus. Try the many Goan foods on offer especially the delicious seafood. Lose yourself in the warm and friendly hospitality that is uniquely Goan.
FOOTSTEPS OF BUDDHA The tour covers the path of the Buddha and awakens the enlightened state within you - as you approach the seat of enlightenment Mahabodhi Temple at Bodhgaya. PALACE ON WHEELS - LUXURY TRAIN FOR 7 NIGHTS/8 DAYS India 's famed special tourist luxury train leaves on every Wednesdays, covers the essential Rajasthan with visits to Jaipur, Chittorgarh, Udaipur , Jaisalmer, Jodhpur , Bharatpur and Agra . Optional Tour & Leisure Programs
THE TEMPLE TOUR A journey to the aesthetically erotic sculptures of Khajuraho.The temples here date back to 950 AD and are adorned with sculptures that depict life in India 100 years ago - Gods and Goddesses, warriors and musicians, animals and couples in various Kama Sutra like positions. During your visit to Varanasi - a holy Temple City , take a dip in the holy Ganges , experience a cleansing of your soul. Then visit Sarnath – the Buddha's Stupa here is a reminder of the first sermon he preached in this city. Optional Tour & Leisure Programs
2001 Petrotech – 2001 2002 International Critical Care Congress International Cancer Congress 2003 16th International Conference on Design Rotary International Presidential Conference 2004 Convergence India 2004 Medicare India International Conference on Magnetic Resonance In Biological Systems 2005 SATTE – 2005 38th Annual General Assembly World Airlines Club Association 2nd Interim congress of WFSRSMS XIX IACAI Conference Few Prestigious International Events Held in New Delhi
Delhi’s Past Successes With Mega Events
Delhi has hosted a wide plethora of events, meets, exhibitions, fairs, conferences, summits, delegate missions with Efficiency, Competence and Ease
The city annually hosts the India International Trade Fair in mid-November every year for 14 days which is attended by over 100,000 business visitors
Played host to IT World’99 and Comdex India which had over 70,000 business visitors
Largest Asian Auto Show Auto Expo 2000 was also held in Delhi
High level summits like Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting and Non-Aligned Movement
Successful visit of US President
A major part of the estimated budget is being spent on upgrading the city’s infrastructure. India to host the World Commonwealth Games in 2010
16 th World Congress of Clinical Nutrition September 10 to 13' 2011 New Delhi, India Bid By : Dr RB Singh, MD, FICN Dr Amrat K Singh ,MS, MCh,FICN Secretary General, 16th WCCN (Planner) Emails. [email_address] , email@example.com,firstname.lastname@example.org Capt. Swadesh Kumar (PCO) 209, Competent House, F-14, Middle Circle,Connaught Place, New Delhi- 110 001 Tel/fax 91 11 23323660, Emails. email@example.com Contact information :