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Programme

Sessions

EURETINA Session: Decision Making in Challenging Cases

9 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
G. Querques ITALY & R. Schlingemann NETHERLANDS

VR Surgery

EURETINA Session: AMD

9 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
F.G. Holz GERMANY, A. Tufail UK & G. Staurenghi ITALY

AMD

EURETINA Session: Diabetic Retina

9 September, 15:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
E. Midena ITALY & R. Schlingemann NETHERLANDS

Retinal Disease

EURETINA Session: Uveitis/Endophthalmitis

9 September, 16:45 CEST

Chairperson(s):
J.V. Meurs NETHERLANDS & J. Garcia-Arumi SPAIN

Uveitis

EURETINA Session: Management of COMPLEX RRD - Retinal detachment surgery: Less is more or More is Less?

10 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Laidlaw UK & J. Garcia-Arumi SPAIN

Vitreoretinal Surgery

EURETINA Session: Inherited Retinal Degenerations I: Diagnosis and counselling of IRDs

10 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. Hoyng NETHERLANDS, C. Klaver NETHERLANDS & J. Sahel FRANCE

Inherited Retinal Degenerations

EURETINA Session: Inherited Retinal Degenerations II: Therapeutic perspectives for IRDs

10 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
J. Sahel France/USA & C. Boon NETHERLANDS

Inherited Retinal Degenerations

EURETINA Session: The EURETINA Guidelines for the Management of Retinal Disease: The Next Steps

10 September, 15:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Loewenstein ISRAEL & U. Schmidt-Erfurth AUSTRIA

Retinal Disease

EURETINA Session: RETINAWS

10 September, 16:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
K. Rezaei USA & R. Tadayoni FRANCE

VR Surgery

EURETINA Session: Tumours

11 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
H. Heimann UK & N. Bechrakis GERMANY

Tumours

EURETINA Session: Pathological Myopia

11 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
R. Tadayoni FRANCE & Xiao-Xin Li CHINA

Myopia

EURETINA Session: Late Breakings

11 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
J. Garcia-Arumi SPAIN, K. Rezaei USA & R. Tadayoni FRANCE

Late Breaking

EURETINA Session: Retinal Vascular Diseases

11 September, 16:15 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Loewenstein ISRAEL & N. Eter GERMANY

Retinal Disease

EURETINA Session: Better Patient Counselling: Using Epidemiological Evidence in Day-to-Day Clinical Practice

12 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. Klaver NETHERLANDS & R. Finger GERMANY

Patient Counselling

EURETINA Session: Retinal Imaging, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data

12 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
N. Eter GERMANY & S. Wolf SWITZERLAND

Artificial Intelligence

EURETINA Session: Research Session

12 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. Klaver NETHERLANDS, M. Zinkernagel SWITZERLAND & R. Schlingemann NETHERLANDS

Research

Symposium Session: Management Of Special And Difficult Cases Of Vitreoretinal Disease

9 September, 12:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): F. Bandello ITALY, R. Cano MEXICO & Y. Le Mer FRANCE
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: International Society of Ocular Trauma ISOT: Retina Surgery in Challenging Situations of Ocular Trauma

9 September, 13:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): F. Kuhn USA, S. Natarajan INDIA & D. Pelayes ARGENTINA
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: Evicr.net – European Multinational Clinical Research in Retina

9 September, 15:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): F. Bandello ITALY, J. Cunha-Vaz PORTUGAL & H. Scholl SWITZERLAND
Miscellaneous

Symposium Session: Is It Worth Making Research And Publishing With Octa?

9 September, 16:45 CEST
Chairperson(s): G. Querques ITALY, S. Sadda USA & R. Spaide USA
Imaging

Symposium Session: Remote Monitoring Of Retinal Diseases And The Implications Of Durable, Long-Acting Therapeutics In Clinical Practice, Especially In Times Of Covid-19

9 September, 17:45 CEST
Chairperson(s): F. Bandello ITALY & A. Loewenstein ISRAEL
Artificial Intelligence

Symposium Session: What's New and Challenging Cases of Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy: an Asia-Pacific Vitreo-Retina Society Symposium

10 September, 10:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): P. Ruamviboonsuk THAILAND
AMD

Symposium Session: Groundbreaking Research On Choroid

10 September, 12:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): K. Kadonosono JAPAN, Y. Ogura JAPAN & T. Sakamoto JAPAN
Imaging

Symposium Session: Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon’s Nightmares!

10 September, 13:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): B. Chanana INDIA
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: Foveal Development In Health And In Disease.Insights From Histology, Oct, Oct-A And Adaptive Optics

10 September, 15:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): K. Hess GERMANY & B. Lorenz GERMANY
Imaging

Symposium Session: Paediatric Retina Challenges

10 September, 16:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): C. Mariotti ITALY & E. Midena ITALY
Miscellaneous

Symposium Session: The Euroversion Case Contest

10 September, 16:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): A. Laidlaw UK & S. Saidkasimova UK
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: New Approaches to The Prevention and Treatment of Myopia: Update 2021

11 September, 09:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): R. Abbott USA & A. Grzybowski POLAND
New Drug Treatment and Technology

Symposium Session: Complications In Vitreoretinal Surgery

11 September, 10:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): H. Helbig GERMANY, F.G. Holz GERMANY & D. Pauleikhoff GERMANY
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: Pachychoroid Spectrum: Diagnosis And Evidence Based Therapeutic Options

11 September, 12:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): C.J.F. Boon NETHERLANDS & G. Querques ITALY
Imaging

Symposium Session: Standardization and Definition of Qualitative and Quantitative OCT-A parameters

11 September, 13:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): M. Munk SWITZERLAND, S. Vujosevic ITALY & N. Waheed USA
Imaging

Symposium Session: From the AI-Lab to Clinical Practice: Clearing the Hurdles

11 September, 16:15 CEST
Chairperson(s): J.A. Hallak USA, F.G. Holz GERMANY & M. Pfau GERMANY
Artificial Intelligence

Symposium Session: ASRS Symposium

11 September, 17:15 CEST
Chairperson(s): P. Ferrone USA
Miscellaneous

Symposium Session: Tackling Subretinal Hemorrhage: What Is New?

12 September, 09:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): K. Januschowski GERMANY, J.v. Meurs NETHERLANDS & K. Willekens BELGIUM
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: ESASO Symposium: Rapid Fire Clinical Case on Degenerative Myopia

12 September, 10:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): M. Battaglia ITALY & B. Corcostegui SPAIN
Miscellaneous

Symposium Session: Update On The Role Of Internal Limiting Membrane (Ilm) Peeling In Vitreoretinal Diseases

12 September, 12:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): L.A. Barquet SPAIN & J. Garcia-Arumi SPAIN
Vireoretinal Surgery

Symposium Session: Silicone Oil and Other Surgical Medical Devices Facing The New Regulation Of The European Union: Is It The Answer To Toxicity?

12 September, 13:00 CEST
Chairperson(s): J.C. Pastor SPAIN
Vireoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Surgery for Myopic Traction Maculopathy and Other Complications in High Myopia

9 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
M. Ho CHINA & L. Iu HONG KONG

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Vitreomacular Interface Abnormalities: From Bench to Bedside

9 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
E. Pilotto ITALY & R. Schumann GERMANY

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Current Laser Management of Retinal Disorders

9 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Grzybowski POLAND & I. Kozak UAE

Vascular Diseases and Diabetic Retinop

Instructional Course: Do's and Don'ts of Secondary IOL Placement

9 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
K. Willekens BELGIUM

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Follow-Up and Surveillance in Uveal Melanoma Patients

9 September, 15:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
N. Bechrakis GERMANY & H. Heimann UK

Intraocular Tumours

Instructional Course: Central Serous Chorioretinopathy: New Insights in Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, & Evidence-Based Treatment

9 September, 15:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C.J.F. Boon NETHERLANDS

Miscellaneous

Instructional Course: AI In Retina: Clinical And Technical Consideration

9 September, 16:45 CEST

Chairperson(s):
N. Hammel USA P. Ruamviboonsuk THAILAND & G. Than SINGAPORE

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Non-Responders in Neovascular AMD

9 September, 16:45 CEST

Chairperson(s):
M. Battaglia ITALY, I. Mantel SWITZERLAND & F. M. de Ribot SPAIN

AMD

Instructional Course: Mastering the Surgical Management of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

9 September, 17:45 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. A. Sudhalkar INDIA, F. M. de Ribot SPAIN & A. Papayannis ITALY

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Advanced Multimodal Imaging In The Management Of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

9 September, 17:45 CEST

Chairperson(s):
R. Hillier UK & R. Muni CANADA 

Imaging

Instructional Course: Practical Management of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: Application of What We Know & Recognition of What We Don't Know

10 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
N. Davies UK, A. Laidlaw UK & R. Schlingemann NETHERLANDS 

Vascular Diseases and Diabetic Retinop

Instructional Course: Which vitreous substitute shall I use: Intraocular tamponade in 21st century!

10 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
B. Chanana INDIA & H. Heimann UK

Miscellaneous

Instructional Course: Developing A Virtual Clinic Pathway For Diabetic Eye Disease

10 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
T. Peto UK & S. Vujosevic ITALY

Vascular Diseases and Diabetic Retinop

Instructional Course: Oct Angiography: How To Understand What We See

10 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
J.F. Korobelnik FRANCE

Imaging

Instructional Course: All Roads Leading to Rome? Vitreoretinal Surgical Strategies for the Management of Posteriorly Dislocated IOLs

10 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. F. Arndt FRANCE & L.O. Hattenbach GERMANY

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Cataract Surgery in Patients with Macular Disease: Practical Aspects on Indications and Treatment Results

10 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
J.F Korobelnik FRANCE & O. Zeitz GERMANY

Anterior/ Posterior Segment Surgery

Instructional Course: Unmasking the Masquerades

10 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
R. Parrozzani ITALY & R. al Jamal FINLAND

Intraocular Tumours

Instructional Course: The Impact of anti-VEGF Injection in the Treatment of Retinopathy of Prematurity

10 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
S. Agarwal-Sinha USA 

Miscellaneous

Instructional Course: Best Practice and Modern Approaches to the Management of Macular Hemorrhage

10 September, 15:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. F. Arndt FRANCE & L. O. Hattenbach GERMANY

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Uveitis Pearls For The Retina Specialist

10 September, 15:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
D. Grewal USA & M. Munk SWITZERLAND

Uveitis

Instructional Course: Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy: Diagnosis & Treatment

10 September, 16:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
R. Silva PORTUGAL

AMD

Instructional Course: Giant Retinal Tear Detachments - Surgical Techniques and Pitfalls, Endotamponade Choice and Outcomes

10 September, 16:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
K. Januschowski GERMANY & J. Smith UK

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Pediatric Retinal Diseases: Lucky for Life the Retinal Disease of a Lifetime

10 September, 17:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
S. Agarwal-Sinha USA

Anterior/ Posterior Segment Surgery

Instructional Course: How Is The Management Of Small Pigment Choroideal Tumors

10 September, 17:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
D. Pelayes ARGENTINA & S. Seregard SWEDEN

Intraocular Tumours

Instructional Course: Use and Safety of Oil & Liquid Devices in Vitreoretinal Surgery

11 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Chandra UK & J. Smith UK

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Innovative Technologies And State Of The Art On Retinal Imaging

11 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
R. DolzMarco SPAIN & S. Yzer NETHERLANDS

Imaging

Instructional Course: Pearls And Pitfalls In Vitrectomy Surgery

11 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
P. E. Stanga UK & P. Stavrakas GREECE

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Understanding Retinal Vein Occlusions Origins, Consequences And Solutions With Cutting Edge Science And Technology. Is Anti-Vegf Enough?

11 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
M. Falcao PORTUGAL, R. Goldhardt USA & C. Wykoff USA

Vascular Diseases and Diabetic Retinop

Instructional Course: Photoreceptor Imaging By Confocal Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy Without Adaptive Optics - Potentials And Drawbacks

11 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
T. Theelen NETHERLANDS 

Imaging

Instructional Course: Geographic Atrophy Secondary To AMD: Key Issues On Diagnosis, Classification & Management

11 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
F. G. Holz GERMANY

AMD

Instructional Course: Prevention & Management Of Endophthalmitis in 2021

11 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Aurora INDIA

Anterior/ Posterior Segment Surgery

Instructional Course: Evidence-Based Treatment of Retinal Disease: How Practicing Clinicians Should Read Clinical Trials

11 September, 16:15 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. M. Joussen GERMANY & O. Zeitz GERMANY

AMD

Instructional Course: Medical Retina Mystery Cases

11 September, 16:15 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Fung AUSTRALIA, W. Mieler USA & D.Sarraf USA

Miscellaneous

Instructional Course: Uveitis for the Retina Specialist: Bridging the Gap

11 September, 17:15 CEST

Chairperson(s):
E. Carreño SPAIN & F. Pichi UAE

Uveitis

Instructional Course: Macular Hole Surgery For Large Macular Holes: Current Concepts, Novel Approaches And Future Perspectives

11 September, 17:15 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. Meyer SWITZERLAND & S. Priglinger GERMANY

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy, Surgical Management And Improved Techniques

12 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
J. Garcia-Arumi SPAIN

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Improve Your Surgical Outcome Using New Insights Into Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy: The Crucial Role Of Vitreoschisis-Induced Vitreous Cortex Remnants

12 September, 9:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
K. van Overdam THE NETHERLANDS & G. Uppal AUSTRALIA

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Artificial Intelligence In The Real World

12 September, 09:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
U. Schmidt-Erfurth AUSTRIA

Imaging

Instructional Course: Management of the Macula in Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment Repair

12 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
A. Grabowska UK & T. Williamson UK

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: Real Life Data: An Invaluable Tool to Build Our Guidelines to Treat DME?

12 September, 10:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
C. Creuzot-Garcher FRANCE

AMD

Instructional Course: New Frontiers And Perspectives In Diagnosis and Treatment In Diabetic Macular Edema I

12 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
M. D. De La Cour DENMARK, F. Bandello ITALY & D. Pelayes ARGENTINA 

New Drug Treatments and Technology 

Instructional Course: Achieving Optimal Cataract Surgery Outcomes in Eyes with Retinal Disease or Uveitis

12 September, 12:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
Z. Shalchi UK

Anterior/ Posterior Segment Surgery

Instructional Course: Australian and New Zealand Society of Retinal Specialists (ANZSRS): retina in the other part of the world

12 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
M.Simunovic AUSTRALIA, J. Arnold AUSTRALIA, R. Barnes NEW ZEALAND & F. March de Ribot SPAIN

Vitreoretinal Surgery

Instructional Course: New Frontiers And Perspectives In Diagnosis and Treatment In Diabetic Macular Edema II

12 September, 13:00 CEST

Chairperson(s):
M. D. De La Cour DENMARK, F. Bandello ITALY & D. Pelayes ARGENTINA 

Vascular Diseases and Diabetic Retinop

Prize Papers 1: AMD I

Chairperson(s): J. Heier USA
Date 9 September, 12:00 - 12:45 CEST

Prize Papers 2: Vascular Diseases & Diabetic Retinopathy I

Chairperson(s): M.S. Figueroa SPAIN & C.J.F. Boon NETHERLANDS
Date 9 September, 13:00 - 13:45 CEST

Prize Papers 3: Vitreoretinal Surgery I

Chairperson(s): D. Steel UK
Date 9 September, 15:00 - 15:45 CEST

Prize Papers 4: Macular Disease Misc

Chairperson(s): S. Priglinger GERMANY & U. Chakravanthy UK
Date 9 September, 16:45 - 17:30 CEST

Prize Papers 5: Imaging I

Chairperson(s): S. Agarwal-Sinha USA & J. van Meurs NETHERLANDS
Date 9 September, 17:45 - 18:30 CEST

Prize Papers 6: Vitreoretinal Surgery II

Chairperson(s): T. Peto UK & G. Querques ITALY
Date 10 September, 9:00 - 9:45 CEST

Prize Papers 7: Vascular Diseases & Diabetic Retinopathy II

Chairperson(s): F. Bandello ITALY & C. Creuzot-Garcher FRANCE
Date 10 September, 10:00 - 10:45 CEST

Prize Papers 8: Retinal Dystrophies

Chairperson(s): M. Dominik Fischer UK & C. Dysli SWITZERLAND
Date 10 September, 12:00 - 12:45 CEST

Prize Papers 9: AMD III

Chairperson(s): S. Vujosevic ITALY
Date 10 September, 13:00 - 13:45 CEST

Prize Papers 10: Imaging II

Chairperson(s): S. Scmitz-Valckenburg USA & R. Hillier UK
Date 10 September, 15:00 - 15:45 CEST

Prize Papers 11: Vitreoretinal Surgery III

Chairperson(s): T. Williamson UK
Date 10 September, 16:00 - 16:45 CEST

Prize Papers 12: Vascular Diseases & Diabetic Retinopathy III

Chairperson(s): J-F. Korobelnik FRANCE
Date 10 September, 17:00 - 17:45 CEST

Prize Papers 13: New Drug Treatments & Technologies

Chairperson(s): N. Eter GERMANY
Date 12 September, 9:00 - 9:45 CEST

Prize Papers 14: Artificial Intelligence

Chairperson(s): R. Dolz Marco SPAIN
Date 12 September, 10:00 - 10:45 CEST

Prize Papers 15: Mixed Session

Chairperson(s): E. Pilotto ITALY & R. Hussein UK
Date 12 September, 12:00 - 12:45 CEST

Prize Papers 16: AMD IV

Chairperson(s): D. Sarraf USA & X. Li CHINA
Date 12 September, 13:00 - 13:45 CEST

Young Retina Specialists (YOURS) Symposium I

Chairperson(s):
Y. Subhi DENMARK & L. Kühlewein GERMANY

Date
11 September,
9:00 - 9:45 CEST

Young Retina Specialists (YOURS) Symposium II

Chairperson(s):
Y. Subhi DENMARK & L. Kühlewein GERMANY

Date
11 September,
10:00 - 10:45 CEST

Young Retina Specialists (YOURS) Science Slam

Chairperson(s):
C. Dysli SWITZERLAND & E. van Dijk NETHERLANDS

Date
11 September,
12:00 - 12:45 CEST

Young Retina Specialists (YOURS) Mystery Cases I

Chairperson(s):
E. De Carvalho UK & R. Mastropasqua ITALY

Date
11 September,
13:00 - 13:45 CEST

Ophthalmologica Lecture 2021

Chairperson(s):
Y. Subhi DENMARK, L. Kühlewein GERMANY, C. Dysli SWITZERLAND, E. van Dijk NETHERLANDS, E. De Carvalho UK, R. Mastropasqua ITALY & R. Mastropasqua ITALY

Date
11 September,
16:15 - 17:00 CEST

Young Retina Specialists (YOURS) Mystery Cases II

Chairperson(s):
E. De Carvalho UK & R. Mastropasqua ITALY

Date
11 September,
17:15 - 18:00 CEST

Euretina Lecture: Choriocapillaris in AMD: New insight into pathophysiology

Keynote Speaker:
SriniVas Sadda USA

Date
9 September,
16:00 CEST 

Kreissig Lecture: Neuoprotective strategy for non-arteritic central retinal artery occlusion

Keynote Speaker:
Ogugua Okonkwo NIGERIA

Date
11 September,
15:00 CEST

Gisbert Richard Lecture: Visual acuity following retinal detachment surgery

Keynote Speaker:
Heinrich Heimann UK

Date
11 September,
15:30 CEST

YOURS Day Ophthalmologica Lecture: Serous business: Dissecting the broad spectrum of diseases with subretinal fluid in the macula

Keynote Speaker:
Camiel Boon, THE NETHERLANDS

Date
11 September,
15:30 CEST

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