The BOC has issued a Policy Statement regarding the Privacy of Personal Information in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which came in to effect on the 25th May 2018. This Policy Statement can be found here . A permanent link is placed in the web page footer.

Due to concerns of spreading the COVID-19 and the health of all participants, as well as to comply with the national health emergency policy that discourages large gatherings, the City of Taichung has announced the postponement of the 23rd WOC. When a new date is agreed, we will publish a new notice. In the meantime, if you require any further information then please contact :-


Donna Chou from TOGA -  Email:  -  Website:

The next BOC Congress is to be held at Southport from July 23rd to July 25th 2021 (postponed from May 2020). The event website is here

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