COVID-19 Update

The ICO is monitoring the evolving world impact of the COVID19 pandemic. The health and safety of WOC2020 attendees, as well as the public at large is our main priority. The ICO is assessing the situation and will inform of any immediate changes to our WOC2020 plans. We appreciate your patience as we work hard on meeting your educational needs whilst keeping you safe during these unprecedented and challenging times.

Up-to-date advice and facts from the World Health Organization (WHO) can be found here.

Click here for up to date official information regarding Cape Town. For further enquiries regarding COVID-19 in the region, please refer to the dedicated Coronavirus website developed by the Department of Health of the Western Cape Government.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the congress team at