Annual state conference, 5th CUTICON GOA, was held on 11th December 2021 at Nanu Resort betalbatim. National president, Dr. Jayadev Betkerur was the chief guest at the conference. Dr. Keshavmurthy Adya, Professor Dept of Dermatology SBMP Medical college, BLDE University, Bijapur spoke on “ COVID-19 vaccine and dermatology”. Dr. Arun Inamadar, professor, department of dermatology, SBMP Medical college, BLDE University, Bijapur, delivered the keynote address on “Shelly’s principia diagnostic: approach to clinical diagnosis in dermatology”. Dr. Neena Khanna, Professor and Head, Department of dermatology, AIIMS, New Delhi delivered the Dr. V L Rege Oration on “Think of leprosy in the era of elimination- the mis(sed) diagnosis. Dr. Vikrant Saoji, consultant dermatologist, Nagpur and visiting professorJNMCSawangi-Wardha gave a talk on “Managing difficult psoriasis without biological”. Award paper session was also conducted. Six postgraduate students presented award papers.