ICO Member Societies Symposia

Find the details of each ICO Societies Symposiums in our detailed daily program:

Society NameSymposium Title
14:00 - 15:30 hs
Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis
16:00 - 17:00 hs
African Ophthalmology Council (AOC)Solving the problem of blindness in Sub-Saharan Africa – Struggles and Solutions: Experience of hospital leaders who are doing it
All India Ophthalmological Society (AOIS)Phacoemulsification in 2020 and Beyond
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)To be confirmed
American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)Latest Advances in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
American Association of Oncologists and Ophthalmic Pathologists (AAOOP)International Telemedicine in Ocular Oncology & Pathology
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)When Good Surgeries Fail: Oculoplastic Techniques for Repeat Revisions
Association For Research in Vision & Ophthalmology (ARVO)Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology
Brazilian Council of OphthalmologyMy experience in infectious ocular diseases in Brazil
Deutsche Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft (DOG)Infectious Uveitis: Diagnoses you cannot afford to miss…
European Board of OphthalmologyEuropean Board of ophthalmology - Perspective 2020
Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association (IOA)Challenges in the Management of Ocular Trauma in Indonesia
Italian Society of OphthalmologyDisruptions in Ophthalmology: Advanced Cataract Surgery and New Technologies Adoption
Japanese Ophthalmological SocietyUpdates on Pathologic Myopia
Korean Ophthalmological SocietyKOS Ocular Imaging Conference
Spanish Society of OphthalmologyNew Advances in Dry Eye Disease
Turkish Ophthalmological AssociationIstanbul Bosphorus Vitreoretinal Surgery Video Club
World Glaucoma Association (WGA)Simplifying Glaucoma Management
Society NameSymposium Title
15:45 - 16:45
All India Ophthalmological Society (AOIS)Recent advances in Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)Title to be confirmed
American Glaucoma Society (AGS)Best of 2020 AGS
Argentine Society of OphthalmologyNew Trends in Diabetic Retinophaty
Canadian Ophthalmological SocietyCutting Edge Oculoplastics from the Canadian Ophthalmological Society
Chinese Ophthalmological SocietyTopic Today in Cataract, Retina and Dry Eye
Colombian Society of OphthalmologySecundary Strabismus
European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER)Personalized medicine in ophthalmology: from genetics to treatments and follow-up
European Pediatric Ophthalmological Society (EPOS)Paediatric Cataracts
European Strabismological Association (ESA)Update on Paediatric Strabismus
Malaysian Society of OphthalmologyTales from the tropics
Middle East Africa Vitreoretinal Soceity (MEAVRS)Challenging situations in Vitreo Retinal surgery
Netherlands Ophthalmologic Society (NOG)Identifying heterogeneity
North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)Essential Neuro-ophthalmology not to miss
Polish Ophthalmological SocietyTreatment options for Keratoconus
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO)Myopia: treating the epidemic
The Retina SocietyThe New Global Retina Revolution: 2020 and Beyond
17:00 - 18:00
African Ophthalmology Council (AOC)Achieving service excellence in Sub Saharan African settings: Insights from ACCESS network initiative
European Ocular Oncology Group (OOG)Conjunctival tumors: an update
International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO)Training: Best Practices to Develop Your Eye Care Team
International Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ISOPRS)Latest concepts in Pediatric Oculoplasty:-Genetics, Rare diseases,Trauma, Corneal reinnervation with lids and Lacrimal
International Strabismological Association (ISA)Restrictive Strabismus
Iranian Society of OphthalmologySurgical Hot Topics for Keratoconus
Mexican Society of OphthalmologyMultidisciplinary management of the diabetic eye in Mexico.
Middle East-Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO)Title to be confirmed
Ophthalmological Society of NigeriaLeapfrogging the mismatch between human resources and technology in Sub-Saharan Africa
Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO)Hot Topics In Corneal And External Diseases 2020
Romanian Society of OphthalmologyRefractive Surgery in Romania
Royal College of Ophthalmologists of Thailand (RCOPT)Modern Ophthalmology SEA
Saudi Ophthalmological SocietyPearls from The Retinal Practice in Saudi Arabia
Singapore Society of OphthalmologyAdvances in diabetic retinopathy imaging: Multimodal imaging, telemedicine and artificial intelligence
Swiss & Austrian Societies of OphthalmologyAlpine controversies in Ophthalmology
The Macula SocietyRetina Strides to Table Mountain Summit
The Ophthalmological Society of Taiwan (TOS)Neuro-Ophthalmic Emergencies with Acute Visual Loss
Women Ophthalmologists of the World (WOW) symposium + receptionTitle to be confirmed
Society NameSymposium Title
15:45 - 16:45
Argentine Council of Ophthalmology / Consejo Argentino de Oftalmología Lecture Skills: Improving the Effectiveness of Teaching to Large Groups
Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO)New perspective on MIGS
Association of Serbian OphthalmologistsCurrent trends in Serbian Ophthalmology
Bielschowsky Society for Research in strabismus and Neuroophthalmology + DOGRestrictive Strabismus – Loosening the Tension: Evaluation, Differential Diagnosis and Treatment
Bulgarian Society of OphthalmologyDiabetes And The Eye: Contemporary Aspects Of Diagnostics And Treatment
Chinese Ophthalmological SocietyTrend Tomorrow of Retina, Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery
Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian Ophthalmological SocietiesJoint Baltic Symposium on Ophthalmic Emergencies
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)Our Refractive Surgeries: What Happens in the Long Term?
European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE)YO's in an African and global world
French Society of OphthalmologyOcular Oncology Updates in Retinoblastoma and Conjunctival Tumors
International Medical Contact Lens Council (IMCLC)International Management of Myopia Control
International Ocular Inflammation Society (IOIS)Infectious Uveitis : Hopes and Challenges beyond 2020
International Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Council (IPOSC)Tips and Tricks in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
International Society of Ocular Pathology (ISOP)To be confirmed
Nepal Ophthalmic SocietyEmerging Trends in Ophthalmology
Oman Ophthalmic SocietyCustomized Cross-Linking: More Than One Year Experience for Keratoconus
Ophthalmological Society of PakistanChallenges of Glaucoma management in Pakistan
Ophthalmological Society of South Africa (OSSA)The OSSA Cornea Symposium
17:00 - 18:00
Asia Pacific Glaucoma SocietyGlaucoma in the Asia Pacific
Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (APSOPRS)Upper blepharoplasty through the APSOPRS lens
Black Sea Ophthalmological SocietyChallenging Cases in Refractive Cataract Surgery Video Symposium
European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA)Retinal imaging, Artificial Inteligence, Big Data
Eye and Contact Lens Association (Formerly CLAO) (ECLA)Current topics in Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Research
Global Eye Genetics Consortium (GEGC)A research based consortium for advances in vision research
Hong Kong Ophthalmological SocietyMyopia Management in Hong Kong
International Society for Genetic Eye Diseases and Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR)Retinoblastoma in Sub-Saharan Africa
International Society of Ocular Oncology (ISOO)Ocular tumors: when is a tumor malignant?
International Uveitis Study Group (IUSG)HIV and Intraocular Inflammation
Palestinian Ophthalmological SocietyTips & Tricks in Ophthalmology: How To...
Peruvian Society of OphthalmologyThe Diabetic Eye
Syrian Ophthalmological SocietyManagement of Ocular Trauma
Turkish Republics Ophthalmology Society (TROS)Surgical Tips in Myopic Eye
Ukrainian Society of OphthalmologistsOphthalmology from Pole to Pole
Women In OphthalmologyDoing More with Less: The Present and Future of Ophthalmic Mobile Technology
Society NameSymposium Title
15:45 - 16:45
Canadian Glaucoma SocietyGlaucoma Management - Current and Future Perspectives and Strategies
College of Ophthalmologists of Sri LankaPost Traumatic Rehabilitation of Ophthalmic Injuries
Congolese Society of Ophthalmology (CSO)Causes of childhood blindness and low vision in Africa. Data from different studies should lead to different control strategies
Cornea SocietyDiagnosing and managing corneal conditions that could lead to blindness or death
European Dry Eye SocietyNew concepts in Dry Eye Disease
European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESOPRS)ESOPRS Symposium on Eyelid Reconstruction
Global Alliance of Eye Bank AssociationsDonated Human Tissue use in Eye Care
International Society of Geographic and Epidemiologic Ophthalmology (ISGEO)Preparing for 2050: Where should Glaucoma & Diabetic Retinopathy control efforts be headed? 
Jordanian Ophthalmological SocietyHot Topics in Ophthalmology: Jordanian Perspective
Ophthalmological Society of the West Indies (OSWI)Visual impairment and blindness in the adolescent and young adult population in the Caribbean
SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology (SAO)Retinopathy of Prematurity: SAARC countries initiative and practice
Tanzania Ophthalmology SocietyTaking Eye Care to the Roots: Primary Eye Care Implementation Strategies That Works
Vietnam Ophthalmological SocietyEye Care in Vietnam: Integration and Development
17:00 - 18:00
Algerian Ophthalmological SocietyKeracotonus, Refractive Surgery
Asia Pacific Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (APSPOS)Childhood Myopia
College of Ophthalmologists for Eastern, Central and Southern Africa (COECSA)Research and innovation in Eye Care in Africa
EuroLamEUROLAM: Management of infrequent cases of vitreoretinal diseases
Mozambique College of OphthalmologyEye Care Services In Low Countries
Ophthalmological Society of BangladeshEye care service in Bangladesh from Community to Tertiary Level
Ophthalmological Society of GhanaHow to increase equitable access to ophthalmological care. The dilemma of a low to middle income country.
Pan-American Retina & Vitreous Society (PARVS)Tips and Tricks in Vitreoretinal Surgery
Société Africaine Francophone d'Ophtalmologie (SAFO)Title TBC
Tunisian Ophthalmological SocietyPediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Zambia Ophthalmology SocietyTrachoma - our journey and where we are