Registration for Cidesco’s World Congress and Exhibition 2017 Now Open

Registration is now open for the 65th World Congress and Exhibition, presented by Cidesco. This year’s event will take place in Mumbai, India from September 15-19, coinciding with the Professional Beauty India Show. The event provides professionals the opportunity to discuss the industry’s most important issues, learn new skills, and network.

Organized by Cidesco Section India and the Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology India (ABTC), the theme for this year’s Congress is Nurture through Nature. The congress will feature seminars presented by experts on modern and eastern aesthetics and spa treatments, as well as demonstrations on ancient techniques of mind and body rejuvenation. Speakers will also discuss the latest industry research, trends, techniques, products, and technology.

The Congress is known for creating a non-biased platform for beauty and skin therapy professionals to have open and informative discussions regarding the development of the entire industry and providing Cidesco members the opportunity to meet other members from around the world.

The event will offer a series of workshops and meetings for its members alongside a professional industry exhibition where visitors and interact and network with the who’s who of the beauty industry from across the globe.

Professionals and students who attend the Congress will have the opportunity to compete in the annual Cidesco World Make-Up and Art Body Competition, which this year is themed ‘Five Elements of Nature.’ “We are delighted that this year’s Congress is taking place in India, a country which combines ancient wisdom and natural therapies with the best of technology and innovation,” says president Anna-Cari Gund. “It promises to be an enriching Congress in many ways and we hope as many of our members as possible will be able to join us.”

To register for the 65th Cidesco World Congress, visit