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22nd IUNS-ICN 2022 Tokyo, Japan


Please check the official 22nd ICN website for all the latest information:

The 22nd IUNS-ICN was scheduled to be held from September 14-19, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.
In view of the worldwide spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, we had been carefully monitoring its impact.
Due to its developing situation and difficulties in travelling abroad, after much thought and deliberation, the Organizing Committee of 22nd IUNS-ICN has decided to postpone the Congress to December 6-11, 2022.

Important Dates

Poster/Oral Abstract SubmissionNovember 12, 2021 – March 18, 2022
Poster/Oral Abstract Acceptance NoticeJune 10, 2022
Presenter Registration DeadlineJuly 15, 2022
Early Bird RegistrationJune 6, 2022 – August 4, 2022
Regular RegistrationAugust 5, 2022 – October 20, 2022
Late RegistrationOctober 21, 2022 – November 21, 2022

Session Themes

1. Advances in Nutrition Research6. Public Health Nutrition and Environment
2. Nutrients and Nutritional Assessment7. Functional Foods and Bioactive Compounds
3. Nutrition through Life Course8. Agriculture, Food Science and Safety
4. Nutrition and Management of Diseases9. Others
5. Food Culture Practices and Nutrition Education

About the IUNS-ICN

Every four years, since 1946, the IUNS organises the International Union of Nutritional Sciences International Congress of Nutrition (IUNS-ICN) in a venue selected by the General Assembly following presentations by 3-4 bidding countries. The aim of each IUNS-ICN is to promote the exchange of knowledge in Nutritional Sciences. The scientific programme comprised of plenary lectures, keynote lectures, parallel symposia, sponsored symposia, and satellite symposia.
The Congresses are attended by 3-4000 participants from all over the world. Recent locations include Buenos Aires, Argentina, Granada, Spain, and Bangkok, Thailand, to name just a few.

The next IUNS-ICN is titled THE POWER OF NUTRITION: FOR THE SMILES OF 10 BILLION PEOPLE and takes place in Tokyo, Japan in December 2022.