Global Meetings & Events

2020 Schedule

The Summit of Specialty Contacts – a virtual meetingBegins 9 May to December 2020Virtual Meetings(Italy) EuropeWebsite
27th Edition of European Ophthalmology Congress19-20 August 2020London, UKEuropeWebsite
India Vision Institute (IVI) Virtual Conference2-4 October 2020IndiaAsia PacificWebsite
NEW DATE: Miami Nice 2020 Education Seminar3-4 October 2020Miami, Florida, USAAmericasWebsite
Academy 2020 (American Academy of Optometry)7-10 October 2020Nashville, Tennessee, USAAmericasDetails
ECOO 2020 Autumn General Assembly8 October 2020Berlin, GermanyEuropeWebsite
International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IABP) -11th General Assembly12-14 October 2020SingaporeAsia PacificWebsite
NEW DATE: 5th Optometry Conference of Central and South-Eastern Europe (OCCSEE)23-25 October 2020Split, CroatiaEuropeWebsite
New Zealand Association of Optometrists 90th Annual Conference29-30 October 2020Christchurch, New ZealandAsia PacificWebsite
CLASS 2020 (Contact Lens of the Americas Specialists Symposium)5-7 November 2020Cartagena Caribe, ColombiaAmericasWebsite
NEW DATE: BCLA UK Conference & Exhibition8 Nov 2020Birmingham, UKEuropeWebsite

Meetings Postponed to 2021

These are among the meetings that have been postponed and/or will now take place in 2021:

Nederlands Contactlens Congres (NCC)13-14 March 2021NetherlandsEuropeWebsite
European Academy of Optometry and Optics Annual (EAOO) Conference23-25 April 2021Helsinki, FinlandEuropeDetails
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting2-6 May 2021San Francisco, USAAmericasDetails
Association of Optometric Contact Lens Educators (AOCLE) Annual Workshop20-23 May 2021Fort Lauderdale FL, USAAmericasDetails
Asia Optometric Congress9-10 June 2021Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, MalaysiaAsia PacificDetails
5th Asia Pacific Ophthalmic Trauma Society Meeting3-6 JulyBali, IndonesiaAsia PacificDetails
49th European Contact Lens and Ocular Surface Congress (ECLSO)17-18 SeptemberParis, FranceEuropeWebsite

Members are advised to check dates and details of non-IACLE events with the organizers. Note that inclusion on this list does not indicate IACLE endorsement of the event.