Message from Organizers

On behalf of the entire Organising Committee OSSICON 2024, we would like to invite you to the OSSICON 2024 (National Conference of Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society of India) in Kochi scheduled from 8-10 February 2024. The theme of the conference would be “Metabolic Surgery – Beyond Weight Loss”. OSSICON 2024 will bring in delegates from all across the globe. Sure, you will be improving your knowledge and skills in Bariatric Surgery with the guidance of World Leaders in the field. In addition, you will have the opportunity to explore the greatest tourist spots in God’s Own Country. The conference will be conducted at Le Meridian Convention Center, Kochi.

Expecting your wholehearted support.

ORGANIZING CHAIRMAN
Dr. R. Padmakumar
MBBS, DNB, MNAMS, DipALS, FAIS, FIMSA, FCLS, FRCS (GL)
Sr. Consultant – Laparoscopic & Metabolic Surgeon
HOD – Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore, Kochi
CMD – Keyhole Clinic, Kochi, Kayamkulam, Thiruvananthapuram
Director – Verwandeln Institute, Kochi
Mob : 9447230370 / 9846320370
ORGANIZING CHAIRMAN
Dr. R. Padmakumar
Dr. R. Padmakumar

Sr. Consultant Lap Surgeon & HOD
Minimally Invasive Surgery,
VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi
Keyhole Clinic, Kochi
Tel: +91 9447230370
Email: drrpadmakumar@gmail.com
Website: drrpadmakumar.com

ORGANIZING SECRETARY
Dr. Madhukara Pai
Dr. D. Madhukara Pai

Sr. Consultant Gen & Lap Surgeon,
Minimally Invasive Surgery,
VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi
Keyhole Clinic, Kochi
Tel: +91 9847278663

CONFERENCE MANAGER
Ms. Premna Subin
Ms Premna Subin

Department Manager,
Minimally Invasive Surgery
VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi
General Manager,
Keyhole Clinic, Kochi
Tel: 96452 22401

Venue

Le Meridian Kochi
LE MERIDIAN KOCHI

Registration Packages

NON RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES
Category 01 Mar to 31 July 2023 01 Aug - 30 Nov 2023 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Members (INR) Rs. 15000 Rs. 18000 Rs. 20000 Rs. 22000
Non-Member (INR) Rs. 16000 Rs. 20000 Rs. 22000 Rs. 24000
Nutritionist / Physician / Anaesthetist / Residents / PG Student (INR) Rs. 6000 Rs. 7000 Rs. 8000 Rs. 9000
Accompanying Person (INR) Rs. 12000 Rs. 13000 Rs. 14000 Rs. 15000
International Delegates (USD) USD 250 USD 300 USD 350 USD 400
Above Package inclusions - Conference Registration fees + Lunch on 08, 09, 10 Feb + Dinner & Banquet on 9th Feb + Visit to Trade Exhibition area + Conference Kit
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES (OSSI MEMBERS) for 2 Nights / 3 Days stay
Category 01 Mar to 31 July 2023 01 Aug - 30 Nov 2023 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 32000 Rs. 35000 Rs. 38000 Rs. 40000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 26000 Rs. 28000 Rs. 31000 Rs. 34000
Delegate with accompanying persons (INR) Rs. 44000 Rs. 46000 Rs. 50000 Rs. 55000
NON OSSI MEMBERS - ADD Rs. 2000/- TO ABOVE CHARGES
INTERNTAIONAL DELEGATES (OSSI MEMBERS)
Single Occupancy (USD) USD 450 USD 500 USD 550 USD 650
Twin Sharing (USD) USD 375 USD 425 USD 475 USD 500
Delegate with accompanying persons (USD) USD 600 USD 650 USD 700 USD 750
Above Residential Package inclusions - Room at LeMeridien Kochi (check in 08 Feb at 3 pm & checkout on 10 Feb at 12 noon) + Conference Registration fees + Breakfast on 09 & 10 Feb + Lunch on 08, 09, 10 Feb) + Dinner & Banquet on 9th Feb + Visit to Trade Exhibition area + Conference Kit
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES (OSSI MEMBERS) for 3 Nights / 4 Days stay
Category 01 Mar to 31 July 2023 01 Aug - 30 Nov 2023 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 41000 Rs. 44000 Rs. 47000 Rs. 50000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 32000 Rs. 35000 Rs. 37000 Rs. 39000
Delegate with accompanying persons (INR) Rs. 54000 Rs. 56000 Rs. 60000 Rs. 63000
NON OSSI MEMBERS - ADD Rs. 2000/- TO ABOVE CHARGES
INTERNTAIONAL DELEGATES (OSSI MEMBERS)
Single Occupancy (USD) USD 600 USD 650 USD 700 USD 750
Twin Sharing (USD) USD 500 USD 550 USD 600 USD 650
Delegate with accompanying persons (USD) USD 700 USD 750 USD 800 USD 850
Above Package inclusions - Room at LeMeridien Kochi (check in 07 Feb at 3 pm & checkout on 10 Feb at 12 noon) + Conference Registration fees + Breakfast on 08, 09, 10 Feb + Lunch on 08, 09, 10 Feb) + Dinner & Banquet on 9th Feb + Visit to Trade Exhibition area + Conference Kit
Special Attractions - Free Boat Cruise or Trip to Waterfalls (10th Feb @ 2 PM) for registrations of OSSICON 2024 done until November 30, 2023.
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES (OSSI MEMBERS) for 4 Nights / 5 Days stay
Category 01 Aug - 30 Nov 2023 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 52000 Rs. 55000 Rs. 58000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 40000 Rs. 42000 Rs. 44000
Delegate with accompanying persons (INR) Rs. 65000 Rs. 69000 Rs. 72000
NON OSSI MEMBERS - ADD Rs. 2000/- TO ABOVE CHARGES
INTERNTAIONAL DELEGATES (OSSI MEMBERS)
Single Occupancy (USD) USD 750 USD 800 USD 850
Twin Sharing (USD) USD 650 USD 700 USD 750
Delegate with accompanying persons (USD) USD 870 USD 930 USD 980
Above Package inclusions - Room at LeMeridien Kochi (check in 07 Feb at 3 pm & checkout on 10 Feb at 12 noon) + Conference Registration fees + Breakfast on 08, 09, 10 Feb + Lunch on 08, 09, 10 Feb) + Dinner & Banquet on 9th Feb + Visit to Trade Exhibition area + Conference Kit

Allied Speciality & Nutritionist

NON RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Nutritionist / Physician / Anaesthetist /
Residents / PG Student (INR)
Rs. 8000 Rs. 9000
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES AT LE-MERIDIEN for 2 Nights / 3 Days stay
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 25000 Rs. 29000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 20000 Rs. 22000
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES AT SUGAR HOTEL (BUDGET ACCOMODATION) for 2 Nights / 3 Days stay
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 16500 Rs. 17500
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 14500 Rs. 15500
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES AT LE-MERIDIEN for 3 Nights / 4 Days stay
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 34000 Rs. 35000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 26000 Rs. 28000
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES AT SUGAR HOTEL (BUDGET ACCOMODATION) for 3 Nights / 4 Days stay
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 21000 Rs. 23000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 18500 Rs. 20500
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES AT LE-MERIDIEN for 4 Nights / 5 Days stay
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 43000 Rs. 45000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 34000 Rs. 35000
RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES AT SUGAR HOTEL (BUDGET ACCOMODATION) for 4 Nights / 5 Days stay
Category 01 Dec - 20 Jan 2024 Spot Reg. from 21 Jan 2024
Single Occupancy (INR) Rs. 25000 Rs. 27000
Twin Sharing (INR) Rs. 20500 Rs. 23000

Cancellation Policy:

  • Request for cancellation for refunds shall be send to ossicon2024kochi@gmail.com along with conference registration details & receipt copy.
  • Upto 15 December 2023 - 75% refund
  • 16th December - 31st December 2023 - 50% refund
  • 1st January 2024 till 25th January 2024 - 25% refund
  • No refund of registration will be entertained after 25th January 2024