Consequent upon the decision taken in the XXI Conference of ISC held at Chiang Mai, Thailand, on 16th December 2011, the Office of the ISC was shifted from Lyon, France to Bangalore, India. The brand new Office of ISC with all modern facilities started functioning from 1st January 2013 from the Office premises of the Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, CSB Complex, Madiwala, Bangalore. The office is ideally located near to the major silk producing areas of India, at the same time well connected with important places of the world. Bangalore is also known as the Silk City of India.
There are 18 member countries in ISC. They are:
|Flag||Country||Date of joining||Instrument of Accession|
|DPR Korea||19/02/2014||DPR Korea Convention|
Each of these countries are represented by the National Delegates appointed by the respective Governments.
List of Collective Associate Members for the year 2016.
|1||The Central Silk Technological Research Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, B.T. M. Layout, Madiwala, BANGALORE – 560 068. INDIA.|
|2||The Central Muga Eri Research & Training Institute,
Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, P.O. Lahdoigarh Charali, JORHAT – 785 700. ASSAM. INDIA.
|3||Basic Tasar Silkworm Seed Organization, Central Silk Board, CSB Satyam Commercial Complex, IV Floor, Link Road, P.B.No.15, BILASPUR 495001. CHATTISGARH. INDIA|
|4||The Central Sericultural Research & Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Post Bag # 88, GPO, SRINAGAR – 190 001. INDIA|
|5||Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology, Vigyan Path, Paschim Boragaon, Garchuk, Guwahati - 781 035, ASSAM|
|6||Central Sericultural Germplasm Resources Centre,
Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Post Box No. 44, Thally Road, HOSUR – 635 019.
|7||National Silkworm Seed Organization, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, CSB Complex, B.T.M. Layout, Madivala, BANGALORE – 560 068|
|8||Central Sericultural Research & Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, BERHAMPORE – 742 101. WEST BENGAL. INDIA.|
|9||Director, Andhrapradesh State Sericulture Research & Development Institute (APSSRDI), Kotipi Road, Kirikera - 515211, Hindhupur, Ananthapur Dist. Andhra Pradesh, INDIA.|
|10||The Commissioner for Sericultural Development and Director of Sericulture, Audio Visual Section, No.14, II Floor, Reshme Bhavan, Vatal Nagaraj Road, Bangalore - 560 021. INDIA.|
|11||Muga Silkworm Seed Organization, Central Silk Board, DS Mansions, Floor-II, R G Baruah Road, GUWAHATI - 781 005. ASSAM.|
|12||The Central Tasar Research & Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Piska Nagri, RANCHI – 835 303. JHARKHAND. INDIA.|
|13||Director of Sericulture, Govt. of Assam, (Near Research Gate), P.O. Khanapara, GUWAHATI - 781 022. ASSAM. INDIA.|
|14||Department of Sericulture, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh, Public Gardens, Hyderabad, INDIA.|
|15||Mr. Mitsuyoshi NOZAWA, Researcher & Professional Engeineer (PE), Institute of Sericulture, Dainippon Silk Foundation, Iikura 1053, ami, Ibaraki 300-0324, Japan|
|16||Dr Maria del Carmen Perez Hernandez, General Director of "Instituto nacional de ciencias agricolares", (institute for agricultural sciences); Gaveta postal No.1; San José de las Lajas; Mayabeque; CP 32700; CUBA.|
|17||Director, Directorate of Sericulture, Govt. of Nagaland, Near New Secretariat Complex, KOHIMA 797 001. NAGALAND. INDIA.|
|18||Director of Sericulture, Bodoland Territorial Council, Narabari, Ward-10, Kokrajhar - 783 370. INDIA.|
|19||Karnataka State Sericulture Research and Development Institute, Thalaghattapura, Kanakapura Road, Bangalore - 560 062. INDIA.|
|20||The Director of Sericulture, Govt. of Mizoram, Chatlang, Ruamveng, AIZAWL 796 012. MIZORAM. INDIA.|
The Director, Seribiotech Research Laboratory, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Carmelram Post, Kodathi, BANGALORE – 560 035. INDIA.
The Central Sericultural Research & Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Srirampura, Manandavadi Road, MYSORE – 570 008.
Dr. Xungai Wang, Alfred Deakin Professor & Director, Australian Future Fibres Research and Innovation Centre(AFFRIC), Institute for Frontier Materials(IFM), Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, Locked Bag 20000, Geelong Victoria 3220, AUSTRALIA.
List of Individual Associate Members for the year 2016.
|1||Dr. FREDRIK SAID MADSEN, PhD Scholar, Department of Economics, Lund University, Magistratsvagen 55P, LGH 1105, Lund, Skayne, SWEDEN.|
|2||Mr. V. Shivaram, No.73, Sunkalpet Main Road, Bangalore - 560 002. INDIA.|
|3||Mr. V. Sathyanarayana, No.73, Sunkalpet Main Road, Bangalore - 560 002. INDIA.|
|4||Mr. Ramachandra Gowda M, Venugopalaswamy Silkworm Seed Production Center (VSSPC), No.129, Govindappa Road, Basavanagudi, Bangalore - 560 004. INDIA.|
|5||Mr. Andreas Christodoulou, 13 Aylas Irinis 2102, AGLANTZIA, CYPRUS|
|6||Mr. ANDREA NEMBRI, Via Principale 37, CH-6914, CARONA - LUGANO, SWITZERLAND.|