World Glaucoma Week - March 11-17, 2012
"Don't let Glaucoma Darken your life!"

Thank you all for your contribution to make World Glaucoma Week 2012 such a worldwide success!
Again, thousands of volunteers around the world rallied enthusiastically to the cause of awareness and prevention of needless and avoidable vision loss by the "burglar on the prowl, that’s just around the cornea". (visit, to read the full poem). Please remember to register your activity and record any media participation you initiated, so a global overview can be generated of all activities that have taken place during WGC-2012 in order to promulgate Glaucoma. Click here to register your event now.

5th World Glaucoma Congress 2013, July 17 - 20, 2013, Vancouver, Canada

The 5th World Glaucoma Congress will be held in Vancouver, Canada from July 17 – 20, 2013.
Please click here for more details.

4th World Glaucoma Congress, June 29 - July 2, 2011, Paris, France

Thank you!
The World Glaucoma Congress in Paris was a great success. Over 3,000 participants joined the congress from more than 95 different countries. The World Glaucoma Association thanks all delegates, faculty, industry members and exhibitors for their attendance and active participation.

Download WGC-2011 final program here.
See meeting photos here

8th Global Consensus Meeting on Glaucoma Progression

Tuesday, June 28, 10 AM – 6 PM, Paris
Consensus Chair: Robert N. Weinreb

Section co-chairs:
1. Function: Joseph Caprioli, Ted Garway-Heath, Anders Heijl, Chris Johnson
2. Structure: Chris Girkin, Christopher Leung, Linda Zangwill
3. Structure and function: Balwantray Chauhan, Jeff Liebmann, Felipe Medeiros
4. Risk factors: Jonathan Crowston, Mingguang He, Fabian Lerner, Kuldev Singh
5. QOL, PRO: Dave Friedman, Rohit Varma, Thierry Zeyen

See meeting photos here.
The 8th Consensus book will be for sale at Kugler Publications