The 23rd WFHSS congress was held at the Palau de Congressos de Barcelona between 16 and 19 November 2022. The venue was located in the historic Montjuic area, the birthplace of the city of Barcelona. Montjuic translates from Catalan as “Jewish Mountain” and derived its name from the medieval Jewish cemetery there. Perched on the hill, now sits the splendid Palau Nacional. From here, wonderful views of the city can be enjoyed.
The congress opened on16 November with an opening ceremony and welcome to the delegates and trade. Christine Denis WFHSS President announced that 4 committee members were re-elected and paid tribute to Teressa Normington who sadly passed away earlier this year. 800 delgates and 52 trade stands were registered.