Optical Calendar of Conferences and Trade Shows for 2018

When

What

Where

Web

January

12-14

Opti Munich

Fairground Messe, Munich

http://www.opti.de/en/

13-19

Hawaiian Eye & Retina

Grand Wailea, Maui, Hawaii

https://www.healio.com/meeting/hawaiianeyemeeting/home

17-21

Cataract Surgery: Telling it like it is

The Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island, Florida

www.cstellingitlikeitis.com

25-28

2018 Global Specialty Lens Symposium

The Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas

http://www.gslsymposium.com/

27-29

100% Optical

Excel London, London

www.100percentoptical.com

 

 

 

 

February

1-4

4th Asia-Australia Congress on Controversies in Ophthalmology

Manila, Philippines

http://www.comtecmed.com/cophy/aa/2018/

8-11

The 33rd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Congress

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

http://2018.apaophth.org/

9-11

22nd ESCRS Winter Meeting

Sava Centar, Belgrade, Serbia

http://www.escrs.org/Belgrade2018/

10-11

20th Retina International World Congress

Auckland

 

16-17

2nd International Swept Source OCT & Angiography Conference

Paris

https://www.medical.theconferencewebsite.com/conferences/ophthalmology

23-24 

35th ANZ Cornea Society Meeting

Intercontinental Sydney

www.anz-cornea-society.org

 

23-24

ANZGIG

Sydney

https://ranzco.edu/anzgs

24-26

MIDO show and conference

Fiera Milano Rho, Milan

www.mido.com

26-27

19th Global Ophthalmology Summit 2018

 

Berlin, Germany

http://soevision.org/events/19th-global-ophthalmology-summit/

28 – 4 March

SECO 2018

Georgia World Congress Centre, Atlanta

https://www.secointernational.com/education2/seco.html

 

 

 

 

March

1-4

American Glaucoma Society Meeting

Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York City

www.americanglaucomasociety.net

4-9

Ski Utah Eyecare Conference

The Shadow Ridge Resort, Utah

http://www.eyeskiutah.com/

5-7

18th China (Shanghai) International Optics Fair

Shanghai World Expo and Convention Centre, Shanghai

http://www.siof.cn/eng/main.php

6

Retina Specialists Seminar

Auckland

 

6 MyHealth1st launch-Auckland  Sofitel, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland http://info.myhealth1st.com.au/optometryevents/
7 MyHealth1st launch-Wellington  Foxglove Bar & Kitchen, Wellington http://info.myhealth1st.com.au/optometryevents/
8 MyHealth1st launch-Christchurch  Crowne Plaza, Christchurch http://info.myhealth1st.com.au/optometryevents/

9-10

ANZ Strabismus Society Meeting (Squint Club)

The Royal Automobile Club, Sydney

https://ranzco.edu/

9-11

OPTA fair

Brno Exhibition Centre, Brno, Czech Republic

www.bvv.cz/en/opta/

11

Ocular Therapeutics Conference

Waipuna Hotel, Auckland

 

11-17

World Glaucoma Week

 

www.wgweek.net

15-18

International Vision Expo East

Javits Center, New York

www.east.visionexpo.com

17-18

Practical Vision Therapy Workshop 1 2018

Melbourne

https://www.acbo.org.au/professionals/menu/events

18

CCLS 1 Day Conference

Mac's Brewbar Function Centre, Wellington

http://www.contactlens.org.nz/in-focus/upcoming-events/

18-22

 

AAPOS 44th Annual Meeting with ISA

Washington Hilton Hotel

 

https://aapos.org/meeting/2018_annual_meeting

22

Retina Specialists Seminar

Auckland

 

22-23

3rd Global Paediatric Ophthalmology Congress

London

https://pediatricophthalmology.conferenceseries.com/

22-24

9th World Congress on Controversies in Ophthalmology

Athens, Greece

http://www.comtecmed.com/cophy/2018/

23-24

Red Puppy Appeal

 

www.blindfoundation.org.nz

28 Eye Doctors Grand Rounds Novotel, Ellerslie, Auckland  
       

April

7-8

Australian Vision Convention

Brisbane

http://www.optometry.org.au/qld/professional-development-events/australian-vision-convention/

10

Auckland Eye Insight Seminar

 

 

13-17

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery/American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators (ASCRS & ASOA Annual Meeting)

Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, US

http://annualmeeting.ascrs.org/

14-16

OPTRAFAIR

NEC, Birmingham, UK

www.optrafair.co.uk

18-20

Daegu International Optical Show (DIOPS)

EXCO, Daegu, Korea

www.10times.com/diops

26-28

The 45th Annual EFCLIN Congress and Exhibition

Dubrovnik, Croatia

http://www.efclin.com/?page_id=76

26-29

ICBO 8th International Congress of Behavioural Optometry

Sydney Convention Centre, Sydney

https://www.icbo.events/

29 - 3 May

ARVO

Hawaii Convention Center Honolulu, Hawaii

https://www.arvo.org/annual-meeting/

       

May

TBC

Eye Institute Seminar

Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland

 

11-12

RANZCO NZ Branch Annual Scientific Meeting

Auckland

 

21-24

Royal College of Ophthalmologists Annual Congress

Liverpool, UK

https://www.rcophth.ac.uk/events-and-courses/annual-congress-2018/

22 Eye Institute Seminar Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland https://www.eyeinstitute.co.nz/optometry/

24-25

International Conference on Ophthalmic Surgery

Osaka, Japan

http://surgery.ophthalmologyconferences.com/

26-27

Optometry Australia Southern Regional Congress

Melbourne

www.optometry.org.au/for-optometrists/professional-development/conferences.aspx

30-31

International Conference on Clinical Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic Surgery

Osaka, Japan

http://oculoplastic.ophthalmologyconferences.com/

30-31

International Meeting on Neuro-Ophthalmology and Vision Science

Osaka, Japan

http://neuro.ophthalmologyconferences.com/

31 – 3 June

American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery European Symposium 2018

Berlin, Germany

https://www.medical.theconferencewebsite.com/conferences/ophthalmology

       

June

4

World Orthoptic Day  

 

www.internationalorthoptics.org/world-orthoptic-day.html

9

Christchurch Eye Surgery Seminar day

Christchurch Eye Surgery, Christchurch

 

13 Eye Doctors Grand Rounds Ormiston Hospital, Auckland  

14-16

2nd International Conference and Expo on

Cataract and Advanced Eye Care

 

Rome

www.optometry.conferenceseries.com

15

World Eye Bank Symposium III

Fira Gran Via Conference Centre

Barcelona

http://www.gaeba.org/events/3rd-world-eye-bank-symposium-gaeba/

16-19

World Ophthalmology Congress 2018 - WOC2018

 

Barcelona

http://www.icoph.org/events/event_detail/393/World-Ophthalmology-Congress-2018---WOC2018.html

27

Helen Keller birthday anniversary

 

 

       

July

3

Auckland Eye -North Shore Insight Evening

 

 

9

4th International Conference on Eye and Vision

Dubai

https://cataract.conferenceseries.com/recommended-global-conferences.php#asia

11-12

International Conference on

Cataract & Refractive Surgery

Sydney, Australia

http://cataract.ophthalmologyconferences.com/

14-15

O-Show

Peninsula, Melbourne

http://www.o-show.com.au

20-22

SILMO Sydney

International Convention Centre, Sydney

www.silmosydney.com

29

School of Optometry and Vision Sciences Conference

Faculty of Medical & Health Science, Grafton, Auckland

 

       

August

 

 

 

TBC

Eye Institute Seminar

Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland

 

1-4

Snowvision

Queenstown

 

15-19

OEP VT1 for Visual Dysfunctions 2018

Gold Coast, Queensland

 

https://www.acbo.org.au/professionals/menal-dysfunctions-2018u/events/97-oep-vt-for-visu

16 Eye Institute Seminar Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland https://www.eyeinstitute.co.nz/optometry/

16-17

19th Global Ophthalmologists Annual Meeting

Tokyo

 

http://annualmeeting.conferenceseries.com/ophthalmologists/

19

Glaucoma NZ Symposium

Auckland

www.glaucoma.org.nz

24-25

17th Asia Pacific Ophthalmologists Annual Meeting

Tokyo

 

https://ophthalmology.conferenceseries.com/asiapacific/

       

September

4

Retina Specialists Seminar

Auckland

 

8-9

Specsavers Clinical Conference & Exhibition

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne

 

10-12

China International Optics Fair

China International Exhibition Centre, Beijing

https://10times.com/ciof-beijing

18

Retina Specialists Seminar

Auckland

 

20-23

18th EURETINA Congress

Reed Messe, Vienna, Austria

http://www.euretina.org/meeting-calendar.asp

22-26

ESCRS 36th Congress alongside EURETINA

Vienna

www.escrs.org/

26-27

18th World Congress on

Optometry and Vision Science

Montreal, Canada

https://optometry.conferenceseries.com/america/

26-29

International Vision Expo and Conference

Sands Expo, Las Vegas

 

http://west.visionexpo.com/

28-01 Oct

SILMO 2018

Villepinte, Paris

www.silmoparis.com

       

October

1-3

International Conference on Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology

Moscow

https://philevents.org/event/show/37314

4-6

European Association for Vision and Eye Research, EVER 2018

 

Nice, France

www.ever.be

8-9

3rd International Conference and Expo on

Optometry & Vision Science

 

Edinburgh, Scotland

http://optometry.conferenceseries.com/

11

World Sight Day

 

 

12-14

NZAO Conference

Paihia

 

15

White Cane Safety Day

 

 

16

Auckland Eye Insight Seminar

 

 

17-20

AUSCRS 22nd Annual Conference

Noosa Conference Centre, Queensland

http://www.auscrs2017.org.au/

20-21

ACO National Conference

Melbourne

www.aco.org.au

22-24

IOFT 2018 31st International Optical Fair

Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo

www.ioft.jp/en

27-29

ADONZ National Conference

Auckland

 

27-30

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) 2018 Annual Meeting and Congress

McCormick Place, Chicago

https://www.aao.org/meetings-deadlines

31

Eye Doctors Grand Rounds

Novotel, Ellerslie, Auckland

 

       

November

 

 

 

2-4

17th Global Ophthalmology, Optometry and Glaucoma Conference

Bangkok, Thailand

 

http://glaucoma.conferenceseries.com/

3-4

Eye Institute Annual Conference

Waipuna Conference Centre, Auckland

 

16-21

50th RANZCO Annual Scientific Congress

Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide

 

       

December

 

 

 

TBC

The 12th Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society Congress

Seoul

http://www2.apvrs.org/meeting-calendar/