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Late-breaking Abstract Submissions Now Closed

On behalf of the WOC2020 Scientific Committee, we thank all authors who have submitted a late-breaking abstract for the 37th World Ophthalmology Congress! Notifications of acceptance will be sent out by end April 2020.

The regular abstract submission portal has closed on 2 December 2019.

A record-breaking number of 1520 abstracts have been received! On behalf of the Scientific Committee, we would like to thank all submitters for their valuable scientific contributions.


The abstract submission is only possible online. Abstracts submitted by fax or mail will not be accepted.
Please follow very carefully the instructions before submitting the abstract. Please read the full submission guidelines before submitting your research.

Acceptance Notifications

All abstracts received by the indicated deadline will be evaluated by the Scientific Program Committee. Authors of abstracts received via the regular call for abstracts have been notified of the acceptance status of their abstract on 27 January 2020. Should you have not received a notification, please contact

All presenting authors must register to the congress by 2 March 2020 to confirm their presentation. Should presenting authors not comply with this rule, their abstract will be removed from the scientific program.

WOC 2018 - Barcelona
WOC 2018 - Barcelona