WELCOME TO THE
WORLD CONGRESS OF MENTAL HEALTH 2017
Join the Global Conversation on
It is with immense pleasure that we invite you to be a part of the biggest global event with mental healthcare at centre-stage.
We look forward to seeing you
in New Delhi!
PARTNERSHIPS FOR MENTAL HEALTH
Tracks & Sub-Themes
Mental Health Across the Lifespan
Neuroscience & Psychiatry
Public Mental Health, Policy & Leadership
Mental Health at the Workplace
Contemporary Challenges & Mental Health
Holistic Mental Health & Well Being
Mental Health in Primary Care
Integrated & Collaborative Care
*See Program for detailed list of topics
A one-of-kind event being hosted in
the SAARC region for the first time!
Stakeholder participation across sectors.
Mental health professionals, public health experts, social workers & NGOs, consumers, family members & caregivers, health service planners & corporate heads, students & professional bodies, law & policy experts, economists, and other Key Opinion Leaders.
Join us & enrich the Congress.
Diplomatic Enclave, New Delhi
Set in a prime area of the national capital, The Ashok is considered by many to symbolise traditional Indian grandeur & hospitality. The large convention facilities, exhibition halls & landscaped greens of The Ashok make it a befitting venue for the Congress.
Conveniently close to the city centre
& the airport
15 kms: IG Int’l Airport (T3) New Delhi
10 kms: Domestic Airport (1D) New Delhi
9 kms: New Delhi Railway Station
Within 2-3 kms:
Rashtrapati Bhawan (Presidential Palace), India Gate, National Museum,
National Gallery of Modern Arts,
Dilli Haat (plaza of master craftsmen)
Within 5-6 kms:
Connaught Place (commercial district), Pragati Maidan (popular venue for exhibitions & fairs)
A range of accommodations are available in the vicinity of the venue.
Accommodation options within 5-6 kms of the venue include luxury, semi-luxury
& budget hotels, as well as B&Bs,
guesthouses & hostels. Timely reservations are advised.
The Congress Secretariat may be approached for recommendations or logistical assistance.
For assistance, you may write to email@example.com
Submission Form Below
Present your research
Share knowledge, experiences & insights
Symposia, Panels & Workshops: extended upto
Oral Papers & Posters: extended upto 10th October
PROGRAM, VISA & VENUE
Call for Abstracts: Announced
Final Program: Shall be published
Official Language: English
Visa: All int’l travellers require a valid passport & visa. Visa regulations vary as per country of origin. Refer to the Indian Embassy/High Commission website for your country.
Letter of Invitation: Requests may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Transport in Delhi: Taxis are available at airport & for telephone booking. Other mobile-app taxis (Ola, Uber) are also available. Delhi NCR is also connected by Delhi Metro.
Essential Phrases: English to Hindi
Hello – Namashkar; Namaste
Thank you – Dhanyavard; Shukriya
Good Morning – Shubh-prabhat
Good Night – Shubh-ratri
Yes – Haan
No – Nahi
My name is (name) – Mera naam (name) hai
What is your name? – Aapka naam kya hai?
I need a taxi – Taxi Chaiye
Stop – Ruko
Let’s Go – Chalo
Water – Pani
Tea – Chai
Where is (place) – (place) kahaan hai
Delhi Climate: (November)
13° to 30 °C (Autumn) Warm days & cool nights. Low humidity.
Delhi Language: Hindi/English. Usually, travellers familiar with English are able to get around the city comfortably.
Time: Indian Standard Time (GMT+5.30)
Currency: Indian National Rupee (INR)
ATMs: Available across most cities
Money Exchange: Banks / Authorised Agents
Power Sockets: Type C, D & M (round)