Detailed Scientific Program

TimeRoom 1Room 2Room 3Room 4Room 5Room 6Room 7Room 8Room 9Room 10Room 11Room 12Room 13Room 14Room 15Room 16Room 17Room 18Room 19Room 20Exhibition
08:30 to 10:00CAT - Controversies in Cataract Surgery GLA - Glaucoma Subspecialty Day SessionPOS - Pediatric Glaucoma -Under PressureREF - Progress in IOL calculation COR- Diagnosis and Treatment of Corneal InfectionORB - The Latest in Thyroid Associated OrbitopathySRE - Paradigm shifts in diabetic retinal disease-surgical approachMRE - Age Related Macular DegenerationTRA - Management of Anterior Segment Trauma: The Good, The Bad and the NewSRE - Research in New Surgical TechniquesPOS - Inherited and Refractive Disorders REF - Laser Vision Correction and Presbyopia CorrectionUVE - Anterior and Posterior UveitisONC - Ocular Surface MalignanciesCUT - Digital Health Innovation in OphthalmologyVIS - Cerebral Visual Impairment: What should an Ophthalmologist knowUVE - Successful Management of Posterior Uveitis: The Contemporary Diagnostic and Therapeutic ApproachHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
10:00 to 10:3030' Break
10:30 to 12:00CAT - Refractive Cataract/IOL Surgery – My Top 5 Pearls GLA - Glaucoma Subspecialty Day SessionPOS - Pediatric Cornea and Ocular Surface - the rough with the smooth REF - From Multifocal to EDOFCOR- Advance in Keratoprosthesis: The Evolving Artificial CorneaORB - Surgical Rejuvenation of the Upper FaceSRE - Complications & Challenges in Vitreoretinal surgery
MRE - OCTA in AMD, Diabetic Retinopathy and other Retina Disease
UVE - Treatment of Uveitis in a Resource-Limited Setting OCI - Emerging ocular imaging technology and clinical applicationsEDU - Improving Teaching FacultyEPI - Ophthalmic Epidemiology in the Era of Big DataCUT - Cutting Edge Ophthalmology ResearchCOR - Basic Science & KeratoconusMRE - Innovation in Retinal ImagingONC - Retinoblastoma 2020 - They Live and See.HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
12:00 to 12:3030' Break
12:30 to 13:45LUNCH / POSTER PODS / SPONSORED SESSIONSE-poster Pods SESSIONS
1-4
13:45 to 14:0015' BreakHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
14:00 to 15:15CAT - IOL Fixation with deficient capsular supportGLA - Glaucoma Subspecialty Day SessionPOS - Safe Surgical Techniques for Pediatric Cataract : A World ViewREF - SMILE : the way to go ? COR- Diagnosis and Treatment of Ocular Surface DiseasesORB - Advances in Technology for Orbital SurgerySRE - New advances in vitreoretinal surgeryMRE - Artificial Intelligence in Medical RetinaUVE - How to make a clinical diagnosis and reduce the number of special investigationsEDU - Educational Strategies in Lifelong Learning in AfricaEDU - World Forum of Ophthalmological Journal EditorsEVI- Benefits and challenges of registries and big data... (by the Academia Ophtalmologica Internationalis)GLA - Imaging and Visual Fields in GlaucomaTRA - State of the Art Ocular TraumaCAT - Presbyopia correcting IOLsINT - Genetic Diseases of the Eye: Searching for the DNA BasisCAT - Conquering Cataract Complications: My Best Teaching VideosHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
15:15 to 15:30CAT - IOL Fixation with deficient capsular supportGLA - Glaucoma Subspecialty Day SessionPOS - Safe Surgical Techniques for Pediatric Cataract : A World ViewREF - SMILE : the way to go ? COR- Diagnosis and Treatment of Ocular Surface DiseasesORB - Advances in Technology for Orbital SurgerySRE - New advances in vitreoretinal surgeryMRE - Artificial Intelligence in Medical RetinaUVE - How to make a clinical diagnosis and reduce the number of special investigationsEDU - Educational Strategies in Lifelong Learning in AfricaEDU - World Forum of Ophthalmological Journal EditorsEVI- Benefits and challenges of registries and big data... (by the Academia Ophtalmologica Internationalis)GLA - Imaging and Visual Fields in GlaucomaTRA - State of the Art Ocular TraumaCAT - Presbyopia correcting IOLsINT - Genetic Diseases of the Eye: Searching for the DNA BasisCAT - Conquering Cataract Complications: My Best Teaching Videos30' Break
15:30 to 15:4530' Break30' Break
15:45 to 16:0030' BreakHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
16:00 to 17:00American Academy of Ophthalmology SessionSimplifying Glaucoma Management (by World Glaucoma Association)Pediatric Ophth and Strabismus (by American Academy of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus)Disruptions in Ophthalmology: Advanced Cataract Surgery and New Technologies Adoption (by Italian Society of Ophthalmology)Phacoemulsification in 2020 and Beyond (by All India Ophthalmology Society)When Good Surgeries Fail: Oculoplastic Techniques for Repeat Revisions (by American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)New Advances in Dry Eye Disease (by Spanish Society of Ophthalmology)Ocular Imaging Conference (by Korean Ophthalmology Society)My experience in infectious ocular diseases in Brazil (by Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology)Solving the Problem of Blindness in Sub-Saharan Africa (by African Ophthalmology Council)Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology (by Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology)European Board of Ophthalmology - Perspective 2020Updates on Pathologic Myopia (by Japanese Ophthalmology Society)Infectious Uveitis: Diagnoses you cannot afford to miss… (by German Ophthalmology Society)Challenges in the Management of Ocular Trauma in Indonesia (by Indonesia Ophthalmology Society)International Telemedicine in Ocular Oncology & Pathology (by American Association of Ophthalmic Oncologists and Pathologists)Istanbul Bosphorus Vitreoretinal Surgery Video Club (by Turkish Ophthalmological Association)HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:00 to 17:1515' BreakHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:15 to 18:15Opening Ceremony
17:15 - 18:15 - Auditorium 1
18:15 to 19:15Welcome Reception
18:15 - 19:15 Exhibition Hall
TimeRoom 1Room 2Room 3Room 4Room 5Room 6Room 7Room 8Room 9Room 10Room 11Room 12Room 13Room 14Room 15Room 16Room 17Room 18Room 19Room 20Exhibition
08:30 to 10:00CAT - Conquering the Rock Hard CataractGLA - New Treatment Strategies and Targets in Glaucoma POS - ROP Therapy - Organizing Delivery of CareREF - Toric Implantation in your routine practiceSRE - Novel Techniques in Macular SurgeryMRE - Latest Developments in Medical RetinaVIS - How to develop a comprehensive vision rehab centerNEU - Challenging Cases in Neuro-OphthalmologyONC - Updates on the Clinical Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Surface and Orbital TumorsGLA - Canal-Based Glaucoma Surgery for All Glaucoma Severities: iTrack™ Surgical SystemCOR - Paradigm Shift in Management of Microbial KeratitisCAT - Biometry After Refractive Surgery: Tips And Tricks To Improve OutcomesEYE - Pathways to building sustainable research capacity in eye care organizationsMRE - Inherited Retinal DiseasesCOR - Surgical CorneaUVE - Infectious and Non-infectious UveitisORB - What's New in Orbital, Oculoplastic, and Lacrimal DiseasesOCI - Ocular Surface: Anterior Segment ImagingHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
10:00 to 10:3030' Break
10:30 to 12:00REF - Management of unhappy patients after refractive surgeryGLA - The Changing Landscape of Surgical GlaucomaPOS - Ocular Genetics - The Here and NowPHR - Chemical Agents for Cataract SurgerySRE - Surgical Controversies in Vitreo-retinal Surgery: The DebateMRE - Management of Retinal Vein OcclusionEYE - Achieving equity in eye care deliveryNEU - Hot topics in Neuro-OphthalmologyPAT - Inflammation of the Eye and Adnexa- what's new?COR - Complex Corneal ClinicsORB - Update on Thyroid Eye DiseaseMRE - Evidence-based Recommendations on Techniques and Materials Used for Intravitreal InjectionsINT - International Myopia Institute White Papers Findings – Addressing the increase in myopia globallyONC - Diagnosis and Treatment of Uveal MelanomaCAT - Post Cataract Surgery ComplicationsINT - Global Eye HealthICO - ICO Fellowships, Exams and Education SymposiumPOS - Research in Retinopathy of PrematurityHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
12:00 to 12:1515' Break
12:15 to 13:30LUNCH / POSTER PODS / SPONSORED SESSIONSE-poster Pods SESSIONS
5-8
13:30 to 13:4515' Break
13:45 to 15:15CAT - Cataract Complication Video Cases- You make the call GLA - What's Hot in GlaucomaORB - Lacrimal DiseasesREF - Phakic IOL : keys for successCLR - Contact lenses – Option for myopia correctionMRE - New Insights into Diabetic RetinopathyINT - World Report on Vision - Efficient Use of Eye Care Work Force GLA - Imaging Optic Nerve, Lamina Cribrosa and Retina in GlaucomaONC - Targeting Uveal Melanoma: Where are we in 2020?EYE - Eye Care in Refugee situations.POS - When the Back of the Eye Meets the Front of the Eye: Pediatric Neuro-Cornea ProblemsPOS - Challenges and controversies in Paediatric OphthalmologyLate Breaking Research Free Paper SessionCOR - Cross LinkingGLA - Glaucoma Surgery CasesMRE - Age Related Macular Degeneration ResearchSRE - New Advances in Vitreo-retinal SurgeryHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
15:15 to 15:4530' Break
15:45 to 16:45American Academy of Ophthalmology SessionBest of 2020 AGS (by American Glaucoma Society)Paediatric Cataracts (by European Paediatric Ophthalmological Society)Challenging situations in Vitreo Retinal surgery (by Middle East Africa Vitreoretinal Society)The New Global Retina Revolution: 2020 and Beyond (by The Retina Society)Myopia: treating the epidemic (by Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists)Update on Paediatric Strabismus (by the European Strabismus Association)Essential Neuro-ophthalmology not to miss (by North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society)Identifying Heterogeneity (by Netherlands Ophtalmic Society)Cutting Edge Oculoplastics from the Canadian Ophthalmological SocietyNew Trends in Diabetic Retinophaty (by Argentine Ophthalmology Society)Topic Today in Cataract, Retina and Dry Eye (by Chinese Ophthalmology Society)Personalized medicine in ophthalmology: from genetics to treatments and follow-up (by European Association for Vision and Eye Research)Modern Techniques in Ophthalmic Care (by Czech and Slovak Ophthalmology Societies)Multidisciplinary management of the diabetic eye in Mexico (by Mexican Ophthalmology Society)Tales from the Tropics (by Malaysian Ophthalmology Society)Training: Best Practices to Develop Your Eye Care Team (by Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology)Treatment options for Keratoconus (by Polish Ophthalmology Society)HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
16:45 to 17:0015' BreakHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:00 to 17:15Recent advances in Ophthalmology in India (by All India Ophthalmology Society)Alpine Controversies in Glaucoma (by Swiss and Austrian Ophthalmology Societies)Latest concepts in Pediatric Oculoplasty (by International Society of Ocular Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons)Subluxated and dislocated lenses the way to go from Pole to Pole (by Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology)Hot Topics In Corneal And External Diseases 2020 (by Pan American Academy of Ophthalmology)Retina Strides to Table Mountain Summit (by The Macula Society)Restrictive Strabismus (by The International Strabismus Association)Neuro-Ophthalmic Emergencies with Acute Visual Loss (by Taiwan Ophthalmology Society)Conjunctival tumors: An Update (by European Ocular Oncology Group)Pearls from The Retinal Practice in Saudi Arabia (by Saudi Arabia Ophthalmology Society)Women in Ophthalmology Symposium (by the Women in Ophthalmology Society) Advances in diabetic retinopathy imaging (by Singapore Society of Ophthalmology)Surgical Hot Topics for Keratoconus (by Iranian Society of Ophthalmology)Refractive Surgery in Romania (by Romanian Society of Ophthalmology)Secundary Strabismus (by Colombian Society of Ophthalmology)Modern Ophthalmology in South East Asia (by Royal College of Ophthalmology of Thailand)Achieving service excellence in Sub Saharan African setting (by African Ophthalmology Council)Leapfrogging the mismatch between human resources and technology in Sub-Saharan Africa (by Nigerian Ophthalmology Society)HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:15 to 18:00Recent advances in Ophthalmology in India (by All India Ophthalmology Society)Alpine Controversies in Glaucoma (by Swiss and Austrian Ophthalmology Societies)Latest concepts in Pediatric Oculoplasty (by International Society of Ocular Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons)Subluxated and dislocated lenses the way to go from Pole to Pole (by Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology)Hot Topics In Corneal And External Diseases 2020 (by Pan American Academy of Ophthalmology)Retina Strides to Table Mountain Summit (by The Macula Society)Restrictive Strabismus (by The International Strabismus Association)Neuro-Ophthalmic Emergencies with Acute Visual Loss (by Taiwan Ophthalmology Society)Conjunctival tumors: An Update (by European Ocular Oncology Group)Pearls from The Retinal Practice in Saudi Arabia (by Saudi Arabia Ophthalmology Society)Women in Ophthalmology Symposium (by the Women in Ophthalmology Society) Advances in diabetic retinopathy imaging (by Singapore Society of Ophthalmology)Surgical Hot Topics for Keratoconus (by Iranian Society of Ophthalmology)Refractive Surgery in Romania (by Romanian Society of Ophthalmology)Secundary Strabismus (by Colombian Society of Ophthalmology)Modern Ophthalmology in South East Asia (by Royal College of Ophthalmology of Thailand)Achieving service excellence in Sub Saharan African setting (by African Ophthalmology Council)Leapfrogging the mismatch between human resources and technology in Sub-Saharan Africa (by Nigerian Ophthalmology Society)
18:00 to 19:00.+ RECEPTION.
19:30 to 23:00 WOC Cultural Night (ticketed event)
19:30 - 23:00
TimeRoom 1Room 2Room 3Room 4Room 5Room 6Room 7Room 8Room 9Room 10Room 11Room 12Room 13Room 14Room 15Room 16Room 17Room 18Room 19Room 20Exhibition
08:30 to 10:00CAT - Refractive IOL Updates GLA - Videosymposium Master Class: Surgical Techniques For GlaucomaCOR - New ideas for Challenging Corneal Diseases MRE - OCTA in AMD, Diabetic Retinopathy and other Retina DiseaseTRA - Oculoplastic Trauma Symposium - My worst/most challenging case – what I learnt from it?UVE - Diagnosis and Treatment of TB-associated uveitis NEU -Electrophysiologic and other diagnostic testing in neuro-ophthalmologyCLR - Therapeutic contact lenses – where we are in 20/20…INT - World Report on Vision - how can I engage in international eye care?EPI - Emerging threats to managing the Global Burden of Eye DiseasePAT - Ophthalmic Pathology in 2020 SRE - Surgical Management for the vitreo-retinal complications of pathological myopia: Approaches and considerationsCOR - Innovative Techniques of Corneal TransplantationCAT - Surgery of the Posterior Capsule.SRE - Complex Vitreo-retinal SurgeryORB - Innovations in Orbital, Oculoplastic, and Lacrimal DiseasesCAT - Cataract Surgery Training & OutcomesHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
10:00 to 10:3030' Break
10:30 to 12:00CAT - Complex Cataract PatientsGLA - Exfoliation Glaucoma: Challenges And Treatment OptionsPOS - Techniques for XXL StrabismusMRE - Management of Age Related Macular DegenerationORB - Fillers and Botulinum: Maximizing Artistic and Safe ResultsSRE - Update in the Management of Posterior Segment Trauma: Video SymposiumREF - From Topography to TomographyONC - Retinoblastoma Management: New Advances in Diagnosis and TreatmentOCI - Structure/function Relationship of Ocular DiseaseEDU - Surgical Training: Best Practices (English)COR - Cornea SymposiumGLA - Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery – Mastering Basics, Optimising OutcomesREF - SMILE from A to ZCAT - How to rescue, reposition and exchange misbehaving hard and soft intraocular lenses(IOLs)NEU - Neuro-ophthalmology ResearchEPI - The Best of Ophthalmic EpidemiologyMRE - Innovations in Medical RetinaCOR - Ocular Surface DiseasesHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
12:00 to 12:1515' Break
12:15 to 13:30LUNCH / POSTER PODS / SPONSORED SESSIONSE-poster Pods SESSIONS
9-12
13:30 to 13:4515' Break
13:45 to 15:15CAT - Cataract Surgery OlympicsGLA - Confronting Glaucoma Surgery ChallengesPOS - Nystagmus 101MRE - Artificial Intelligence in Medical RetinaORB - Eyelid Malpositions and Malignancies: Basic to ComplexCOR - The Update Status of Corneal SurgeryVIS - Vision rehabilitation of challenging casesOCI - Novel pathways for anterior segment imagingINT - World Report on Vision – how can I use it to advance eye care?EVI - Debate: Current Evidence for Screening and Monitoring Retinal DiseasesMIS - Defending the Ophth. In Malpractice LawsuitCOR - Advances in Treatments for Corneal Endothelial DiseaseEDU - Selection for Ophthalmology Training: Evidence and Best PracticeMRE - Gene Therapy for Inherited Retinal DiseasesGLA - Glaucoma Epidemiology ResearchEYE - Systemic Diseases and the EyeONC - What to do with Retinoblastoma?MRE - Diabetic Retinopathy ResearchHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
15:15 to 15:4530' Break
15:45 to 16:45Trend Tomorrow of Retina, Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery (by Chinese Ophthalmology Society)New Perspective on MIGS (by Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology)Restrictive Strabismus (by the German Ophthalmology Society and Bielschowsky Society)Our Refractive Surgeries: What Happens in the Long Term? (by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons)Baltic Societies Symposium - Ophthalmic Emergencies (by Estonia, Latvian and Lithuanian Ophthalmology Societies)The OSSA Cornea Symposium: Matters of the Surface (by Ophthalmology Society of South Africa)Customized Cross-Linking: More Than One Year Experience for Keratoconus (by Oman Society of Ophthalmology)Tips & Tricks Pediatric Ophth & Strabismus (The International Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Council)Ocular Oncology Updates in Retinoblastoma and Conjunctival Tumors (by the French Society of Ophthalmology)Infectious Uveitis: Hopes and Challenges beyond 2020 (by the International Ocular Inflammation Society)New concepts in Dry Eye Disease (by the European Dry Eye Society)Emerging Trends in Ophthalmology (by the Nepal Ophthalmology Society)Lecture Skills: Improving the Effectiveness of Teaching to Large Groups (by the Argentine Council of Ophthalmology)Current trends in Serbian Ophthalmology (Association of Serbian Ophthalmologists)Diabetes And The Eye: Contemporary Aspects Of Diagnostics And Treatment (by Bulgarian Ophthalmology Society)YO's in an African and global world (by the European Society of Ophthalmology)Challenges of Glaucoma management in Pakistan (by Pakistan Ophthalmology Society_International Management of Myopia Control (by International Medical Contact Lens Council)HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
16:45 to 17:0015' BreakHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:00 to 17:15Retinal imaging, Artificial Inteligence, Big Data (by EURETINA)Glaucoma in the Asia Pacific (by the Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society)A research based consortium for advances in vision research (by the Global Eye Genetics Consortium)Upper blepharoplasty through the APSOPRS lens (by Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)Ophthalmology from Pole to Pole (by Ukrainian Ophthalmology Society)Retinoblastoma in Sub-Saharan Africa (by International Society for Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma)Tips & Tricks in Ophthalmology (by Palestinian Ophthalmological Society)Surgical Tips in Myopic Eye (by Turkish Republics Ophthalmology Society)Ocular tumors: when is a tumor malignant? (by International Society of Ocular Oncology)HIV and Intraocular Inflammation (by International Uveitis Study Group)International Society of Ocular Pathology (ISOP) The Diabetic Eye (by Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology)Myopia Management in Hong Kong (Hong Kong Ophthalmology Society)Challenging Cases in Refractive Cataract Surgery Video Symposium (by Black Sea Ophthalmology Society)Donated Human Tissue in Eye Care (by the Global Alliance of Eye Bank Associations)Women in Ophthalmology - Doing More with Less: The Present and Future of Ophthalmic Mobile Technology (by Women In Ophthalmology Society)Management of Ocular Trauma (by the Syrian Society of Ophthalmology)Current topics in Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Research (by the Eye and Contact Lens Association)HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:15 to 17:30Retinal imaging, Artificial Inteligence, Big Data (by EURETINA)Glaucoma in the Asia Pacific (by the Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society)A research based consortium for advances in vision research (by the Global Eye Genetics Consortium)Upper blepharoplasty through the APSOPRS lens (by Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)Ophthalmology from Pole to Pole (by Ukrainian Ophthalmology Society)Retinoblastoma in Sub-Saharan Africa (by International Society for Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma)Tips & Tricks in Ophthalmology (by Palestinian Ophthalmological Society)Surgical Tips in Myopic Eye (by Turkish Republics Ophthalmology Society)Ocular tumors: when is a tumor malignant? (by International Society of Ocular Oncology)HIV and Intraocular Inflammation (by International Uveitis Study Group)International Society of Ocular Pathology (ISOP) The Diabetic Eye (by Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology)Myopia Management in Hong Kong (Hong Kong Ophthalmology Society)Challenging Cases in Refractive Cataract Surgery Video Symposium (by Black Sea Ophthalmology Society)Donated Human Tissue in Eye Care (by the Global Alliance of Eye Bank Associations)Women in Ophthalmology - Doing More with Less: The Present and Future of Ophthalmic Mobile Technology (by Women In Ophthalmology Society)Management of Ocular Trauma (by the Syrian Society of Ophthalmology)Current topics in Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Research (by the Eye and Contact Lens Association)
19:00 to 22:00WOC Scientific Program Reception (invitation only)
19:00 - 22:00
TimeRoom 1Room 2Room 3Room 4Room 5Room 6Room 7Room 8Room 9Room 10Room 11Room 12Room 13Room 14Room 15Room 16Room 17Room 18Room 19Room 20Exhibition
08:30 to 10:00CAT - Master Class: Managing PC Rupture and Vitreous Prolapse GLA - Angle Closure Glaucoma Treatment UpdateMRE - Central Serous ChorioretinopathyOCI - AI in Ophthalmology: Myths, Controversies and EvidenceSRE - 3D heads up in vitreoretinal surgery: 3D Video SymposiumNEU - Neuro-Ophthalmology in Africa and BeyondPHR - Retinal pharmacology: Where we are going now?MIS - Evolving Humanitarian ProgramsEYE - How can new technologies and tools improve quality of eye care?TRA - New frontiers in Eye TraumaGLA - Retinal Ganglion Cells and their axons: Neuroprotection and restoration after optic nerve injury and in glaucomaSRE - Ocular Micro-Endoscope: A Useful Addition to the Contemporary Ophthalmic Operating RoomORB - Recent advances in Corneal Neurotization Surgery and Medical treatment for Neurotrophic keratopathyCLR - Contact Lenses & KeratoconusPOS - Ocular Motility and Imaging in Paediatric CataractEDU - Topics in Ophthalmic EducationINT - General Ophthalmology Around the GlobeOCI - Ultrasound, MRI & InnovationsHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
10:00 to 10:3030' Break
10:30 to 12:00CAT - Cataract Patients with Ocular Co-morbiditiesGLA - New Insights into Glaucoma GeneticsMRE - Myopia.ORB - All About the Orbit: Infection, Inflammation, Vascular Lesions and TumorsCOR - Surgical Management in Corneal Ectasia and Other Corneal ProblemsEDU - Surgical Training: Best Practices (French)VIS - Vision rehabilitation courseEYE - VISION 2020: lessons learned and future developments.TRA - Advancing Global Ophthalmic Trauma Management: Lessons Learnt from the Asia PacificPOS - Basics IN VASIC ( Video Assited Strabismus Instruction Course)CAT - Mastering Iris TechniquesUVE - Surgery in Uveitis - Visual Rehabilitation and Management of ComplicationsLate Breaking Research Free Paper SessionSRE - Macular Hole and MoreGLA - Lasers in GlaucomaEVI - Cross-disciplinary studiesHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
12:00 to 12:1515' Break
12:15 to 13:30LUNCH / POSTER PODS / SPONSORED SESSIONSE-poster Pods SESSIONS
13-16
13:30 to 13:4515' Break
13:45 to 15:15CLR - Contact lens complications – who is responsible?GLA - Surgical Options In Populations Of African DescentEVI - Current Evidence for Managing Retinal Diseases TRA - Ophthalmic Trauma: Think Globally, Act LocallySRE - Surgical Pediatric Retina: Current status and New PerspectivesUVE - Uveitis – A conundrum !....COR - Pterygium video session: from conjunctival autograft with fibrin glue to 3D surgeryCAT - Optimizing outcomes OF EDoF intra-ocular lenses and Trifocal intra-ocular lensORB - Socket Surgery: A video assisted training course on the management of anophthalmic and contracted socketsREF - My mistakes, My teacher in cataract and refractive surgeryONC - Worldwide Research in Ocular OncologyMRE - Retinal Vascular Diseases ResearchORB - Alternatives in Orbital, Oculoplastic, and Lacrimal DiseasesPOS - Pediatric Ophthalmology around the GlobeHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
15:15 to 15:4530' Break
15:45 to 16:45ESOPRS Symposium - Eyelid Reconstruction (by the European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)Glaucoma Management: Current and Future Perspectives and Strategies (by the Canadian Glaucoma Society)Retinopathy of Prematurity: SAARC countries initiative and practice (by the SAARC Acadmey of Ophthalmology)Visual impairment and blindness in the adolescent and young adult population in the Caribbean (by the Ophthalmology Society of the West Indies)Eye Care in Vietnam: Integration and Development (by the Vietnam Ophthalmology Society)Diagnosing and managing corneal conditions that could lead to blindness or death (by The Cornea Society)Post Traumatic Rehabilitation of Ophthalmic Injuries (by the College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka)Research and innovation in Eye Care in Africa (by the College of Ophthalmologists for Eastern, Central and Southern Africa)Taking Eye Care to the Roots: Primary Eye Care Implementation Strategies That Works (by the Tanzanian Society of Ophthalmology)Causes of childhood blindness and low vision in Africa (by the Congolese Ophthalmology Society)Hot Topics in Ophthalmology: Jordanian Perspective (by the Jordanian Ophthalmology Society)...HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
16:45 to 17:0015' BreakHANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:00 to 17:15Childhood Myopia (by the Asia Pacific Society for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus)Preparing for 2050: Where should Glaucoma & Diabetic Retinopathy control efforts be headed? (by the International Society Geographical & Epidemiological Ophthalmology)Tips and Tricks in Vitreoretinal Surgery (by the Pan-American Retina & Vitreous Society)Management of infrequent cases of vitreoretinal diseases (by EUROLAM)Trachoma: our journey and where we are (by the Zambia Ophthalmology Society).Eye care service in Bangladesh from Community to Tertiary Level (by the Bangladesh Ophthalmology Society)Eye Care Services In Low-income Countries (by the Mozambique Society of Ophthalmology)Keracotonus, Refractive Surgery (by the Algerian Ophthalmology Society)How to increase equitable access to ophthalmological care. The dilemma of a low to middle income country. (by the Ghana Ophthalmology Society)Pediatric Ophth & Strabismus (by the Tunisian Ophthalmology Society)Symposium de la Societe Africaine Francophone d'Ophthalmologie.HANDS-ON COURSEHANDS-ON COURSE
17:15 to 18:00Childhood Myopia (by the Asia Pacific Society for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus)Preparing for 2050: Where should Glaucoma & Diabetic Retinopathy control efforts be headed? (by the International Society Geographical & Epidemiological Ophthalmology)Tips and Tricks in Vitreoretinal Surgery (by the Pan-American Retina & Vitreous Society)Management of infrequent cases of vitreoretinal diseases (by EUROLAM)Trachoma: our journey and where we are (by the Zambia Ophthalmology Society).Eye care service in Bangladesh from Community to Tertiary Level (by the Bangladesh Ophthalmology Society)Eye Care Services In Low-income Countries (by the Mozambique Society of Ophthalmology)Keracotonus, Refractive Surgery (by the Algerian Ophthalmology Society)How to increase equitable access to ophthalmological care. The dilemma of a low to middle income country. (by the Ghana Ophthalmology Society)Pediatric Ophth & Strabismus (by the Tunisian Ophthalmology Society)Symposium de la Societe Africaine Francophone d'Ophthalmologie.

References

Symposium

Subspecialty Day Sessions

Free paper sessions

Instruction courses

ICO Member Societies sessions

  • CAT – Cataract and Lens Surgery
  • CLR – Contact Lens and Refraction
  • COR – Cornea, External Eye Diseases and Eye Banking
  • CUT – Cutting-Edge Ophthalmology
  • EDU – Ophthalmic Education
  • EPI – Ophthalmic Epidemiology
  • EVI – Evidence-Based Medicine
  • EYE – Eye Care Delivery
  • GLA – Glaucoma
  • ICO – ICO Special Symposia
  • INT – International Eye Care
  • JRL – World Forum of Ophthalmological Journal Editors
  • MIS – Miscellaneous/Interdisciplinary
  • MRE – Medical Retina
  • NEU – Neuro-ophthalmology
  • OCI – Ocular Imaging/Artificial Intelligence
  • ONC – Ocular Oncology
  • ORB – Orbital, Oculoplastic, and Lacrimal Diseases
  • TRA – Ocular Trauma
  • PAT – Ophthalmic Pathology and Microbiology
  • POS – Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • PHR – Ophthalmic Pharmacology
  • REF – Refractive Surgery
  • SRE – Surgical Retina
  • UVE – Uveitis
  • VIS – Vision Rehabilitation