WGC-2017 Helsinki, Finland

Please visit the WGC-2017 website here: http://www.worldglaucomacongress.org/

The 7th World Glaucoma Congress will be organized in Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre from June 28–July 1, 2017 in Helsinki, Finland.

At this congress we welcome all glaucoma care providers including glaucoma specialists, visual scientists, clinicians, other ophthalmologists, optometrists, nurses, technicians, and others with an interest in glaucoma. A technical exhibit area will be available to learn about the latest diagnostic and therapeutic technologies and possibilities.



Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre, www.messukeskus.com

Chair Program Planning Committee

Jonathan G. Crowston

Jonathan G. Crowston – Australia

Ringland Anderson Professor of Ophthalmology and Managing Director of the Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA)

Co-Chairs Program Planning Committee

Winnie Nolan

Winnie Nolan – United Kingdom

Ki Ho Park

Ki Ho Park – South Korea

Arthur J. Sit

Arthur J. Sit – United States

Ingeborg Stalmans

Ingeborg Stalmans – Belgium

Program Planning Committee Members

F. Aptel
S. Chakrabarti
T. Dada
C. Leung
K. Mansouri
L. Sakata
N. Strouthidis
C. Tham
T. Wong

Local Organizing Committee Finnish Glaucoma Society

Hannu Uusitalo

Hannu Uusitalo – President

Local Organizing Committee Members

Mika Harju
Aurora Heickell
Minna Parkkari
Päivi Puska
Anja Tuulonen
Anu Vaajanen
Eija Vesti

Important dates

October 10, 2016

Start abstract submission
& congress & hotel registration

January 30, 2017

Deadline abstract submission

March 31, 2017

Early registration deadline

May 15, 2017

Late registration deadline

June 28 – July 1, 2017

Congress dates

WGC-2017 Exhibition Possibilities

For your company it should be an excellent opportunity to promote the quality of its scientific Glaucoma related activities and products among our highly targeted audience. For more information on the sponsorship and exhibition possibilities, please contact the us at info@worldglaucoma.net.

Social Program

June 28, 2017

Welcome Reception

June 30, 2017

Congress party

Media Kit

Help us promote the WGC-2017 Congress—and your involvement in it, with our new Media Kit.
Please send an email to info@worldglaucoma.net for any promotion opportunities!

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