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mivision | 1 January 2010


PLEASE NOTE: All dates were right at time of publication however, as the best laid plans can sometimes go pear shaped, we suggest you contact the event organisers before you book your airfares and accommodation.


May 22 – 28, Macular Degeneration Awareness Week.
Macular Degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in Australia. Macular Degeneration Awareness Week is an annual event designed to raise awareness of macular degeneration and to encourage those most at risk, people over 50, to have their eyes tested and macula checked. A free macular degeneration information kit is available from Macular Disease Foundation Australia by calling 1800 111 709. Macular Disease Foundation Australia. Info: www.mdfoundation.com.au

May 29, OA NSW Super Sunday, Australian Technology Park, Redfern,NSW.
Info: www.optometrists.asn.au/NSW/

June 26 – 28, Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (ARBO) 2016, Boston, MA, USA.
Info: www.arbo.org/2016_meet.php

July 1 – 31, JulEYE – The RANZCO Eye Foundation’s eye health awareness month – raising awareness of eye health issues and encouraging all Australians to get their eyes tested every two years.
Info: www.eyefoundation.org.au

July 2 – 3, North Queensland Vision (NQV), Cairns, QLD.
Info: www.optometrists.asn.au/QLD/

July 20 – 23, Australasian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (AUSCRS), Port Douglas, QLD.
Info: www.auscrs2016.org.au

July 23 – 24, NACBO 2016, Sydney, NSW Contact: Feli Mayer E: info@acbo.org.au P: 03 9614 3400

August 13 – 14, Western Australian Vision Education (WAVE 16) Perth, WA. Info (AUS) 08 9321 2300. Email: admin@optometrywa.org.au

September 2 – 4, Tasmania’s Lifestyle Congress (TLC) 2016, Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart.
Info: www.optometry.org.au/TAS/

September 7 – 9, 29th China International Optics Fair (CIOF2016), Beijing, China.
Info: www.ciof.cn

September 8 – 9, Neuro-Ophthalmic Society of Australia (NOSA) Meeting, Adelaide, South Australia.
Info: www.nosa.com.au/2016-annual-meeting/

September 8 -11, 16th European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA Congress), Copenhagen, Denmark.
Info: www.euretina.org/meeting-calendar.asp

September 10 – 14, XXXIV Congress of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS), Copenhagen, Denmark.
Info: escrs.org/Copenhagen2016/

September 23 – 25, The Orthokeratoolgy  Society of Ocenia Congress (OSO Congress 2016), Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa, Gold Coast, QLD.
Info: www.osa.net.au

September 23 – 26, SILMO 2015, Paris, France.
Info: www.silmoparis.com

October 3 – 5, 29TH International Optical Fair Tokyo (IOFT), Tokyo, Japan.
Info: www.ioft.jp/en

October 5 – 8, European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER 2016), Nice, France.
Info: www.ever.be

October 13, World Sight Day Challenge – Optometry Giving Sight.
Info: www.givingsight.org

October 25 – 27, Vision-X Dubai, Dubai World Trade Centre, United Arab Emirates.
Info: www.vision-x.ae

November 9 – 11, HK Optical Fair, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
Info: www.hktdc.com/fair/hkopticalfair-en/

November 19 – 23, 48th RANZCO Annual Scientific Congress, Melbourne, VIC.
Info: www.ranzco.edu

November 20 – 22, 73rd Orthoptics Australia Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, VIC.
Info: www.orthoptics.org.au

November 25 – 26, South Australia OA Blue Sky Congress, Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, SA.
Info: www.optometry.org.au/SA/

December 1 – 3, 13th ISOPT Clinical, Rome, Italy.
Info: www.isoptclinical.com

December 8 – 10, 10th Congress of the Asia-Pacifi c Vitreo-retina Society (APRVRS), Bangkok, Thailand. Info: www.2016apvrs.org


January 14 – 17, Hawaiian Eye Meeting, Grand Hyatt Kauai, Hawaii.
Info: www.healio.com/ meeting/hawaiianeyemeeting/home

January 14 – 20, Ski Conference for Eye Care Professionals, Dolomites, Italy.
Info: www.skiconf.com or email info@skiconf.com

January 28 – 30, The International Trade Show for Optics and Design (Opti 2017), Fairground Messe Munchen.
Info: www.opti.de/en

February 5 – 8, Asia – ARVO (The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology), Brisbane, QLD, Australia.
Info: www.arvo.org/ARVO-Asia/

February 9 – 12, Asia-Australia COPHy 2017, The 3rd Asia-Australia Congress on Controversies in Ophthalmology, Seoul, South Korea.
Info: www2.comtecmed.com/

February 15 – 17, 17th Shanghai International Optics Fair, Shanghai, China.
Info: www.siof.cn/eng/fairinfo.php

February 25 – 27, MIDO International Optics, Optometry and Ophthalmology Exhibitiion, Milan, Italy.
Info: www.mido.it

March 9 - 11, Silmo Sydney, Sydney, International Convention Centre at Darling Harbour.
Info: www.silmosydney.com/

March 30 – April 1, COPHy 2017, The 8th World Congress on Controversies in Ophthalmology, Madrid, Spain. Info: www2.comtecmed.com/

April 22 – 23, Australia Vision Convention (AVC) 2017, Gold Coast, QLD.
Info: www.optometry.org.au/qld/professional-development-events/australian-vision-convention.aspx

June 28 – July 1, World Glaucoma Congress, Helsinki, Finland.
Info: www.worldglaucoma.org

July 7 – 9, ODMA2017, Sydney, International Convention Centre at Darling Harbour.
Info: www.odma.com.au

September 8 – 11, NOSA NeuroVision Meeting of Neuro-Ophthalmology Society of Australia,
Adelaide, South Australia.
Info: www.nosa.com.au/2016-annual-meeting/

To be included in midiary email details to: ads@mivision.com.au