The 2012 WAO International Scientific Conference will be held at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC) in Hyderabad, India.

Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC)
Novotel & HICC Complex
(Near Hitec City)
P O Bag 1101
Cyberabad Post Office
Hyderabad - 5000 081

Telephone: + 91 40 6616 3000/ 6682 4422
Fax: + 91 40 6613 4322


  • To provide insights into the mechanisms and phenotypes of severe asthma and severe allergies
  • To highlight the most recent advances and developments in treatment and preventative strategies of severe asthma and severe allergies including immunotherapy and biologics
  • To provide an integrated approach to the diagnosis and management of severe and more complex forms of allergies
  • To identify unmet needs and areas of research priorities


  • Be on the leading edge of medical learning & education
  • Attend state-of-the-art lectures by world experts on allergy, asthma & clinical immunology
  • Participate in practical, clinic-friendly workshops on Immunotherapy, Food Allergy, Anaphylaxis, Skin Allergies, Drug Allergy, Asthma, Rhinitis, COPD, Sleep Disorders, and more
  • Network with others in your field/areas of interest including: Asthma, Allergy, Immunology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Opthalmology, Gastroenterology, Dermatology and ENT
  • Earn CME credits
  • Showcase your own achievements to key international opinion leaders and interact with international and regional colleagues


The Conference will be attended by delegates from all over the world with strong participation from the Asian region. Delegates will be specialists, general practitioners, researchers and other allied health professionals with interest in:

  • Allergy
  • Asthma
  • Dermatology
  • ENT
  • Gastroenterology
  • Immunology
  • Opthalmology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pulmonology
  • Family Practice


Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception
Hosted by the Honorable Chief Minister of the State of Andhra Pradesh.
Thursday, 6 December at the Hyderabad International Convention Center.
For registered attendees only.

Conference Dinner
Hosted by the Honorable Chief Minister of the State of Andhra Pradesh.
Join fellow delegates for dinner and networking on the evening of Saturday, 8 December 2012 at Chowmahalla Palace.
For registered attendees only.