Full Program


The Scientific Organising Committee has designed an outstanding program to expand knowledge and skills in general ophthalmology and subspecialty fields through symposia, dedicated courses and skills transfer workshops. Groundbreaking research and cutting edge medical and surgical breakthroughs are highlighted throughout.

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*Please note that the scientific program is still subject to changes.

Programme Structure

Browse the special tracks dedicated to Advances in Vision Sciences, Allied Ophthalmic Professionals Day, Artificial Intelligence and Telemedicine, Cataract & Refractive Surgery, Cornea, Epidemiology, Glaucoma, International Eye Care, Myopia, Neuro-ophthalmology, Ocular Oncology & pathology, Ocular Trauma, Orbital, Oculoplastic, and Lacrimal Diseases, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Retina, Uveitis, Vision Rehabilitation and Young Ophthalmologists.

Please select ‘session topics’ to filter on your chosen topic.

You can also filter the program based on rooms and session types – society, invited, subspecialty day, skills transfer workshop, courses, fast-track research, posters and social events.


The International Council of Ophthalmology is pleased to confirm that the 39th World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC2024®) is a group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society. Earn up to 25 Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available to Congress delegates for Main Symposia, Instructional Courses, a full suite of Wetlabs, Video Sessions, Poster and Oral Presentations as well as a variety of other special interest days and sessions to cater to a broad range of interests and specialisations.