Tag: Conference

17
sep

ESR 9 at BioMedEng18, Imperial Collage, London

BioMedEng18 is largest gathering of Biomedical Engineers, Medical Engineers and Bioengineers in the UK, gathering more than 500 delegates. Attendees included academics and students from leading universities and research centres across the UK and around the world, as well as senior clinicians from the NHS, industrial partners from MedTech companies, Venture Capital Investors, and leading executives from research councils and

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5
sep

ARVO’18

The Annual ARVO Meeting is the largest scientific conference gathering of eye and vision researchers in the world, attracting over 11,000 international basic and clinical researchers from more than 75 countries that share the latest breakthroughs in vision research.  About 45% of attendees are from outside the U.S. This year the ARVO 2018 Annual Meeting was held in Honolulu, Hawaii

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5
sep

Marie Curie fellows at OPTOM’18 conference, 13-15th April 2018

The International Congress of Optometry, Contactology and Ophthalmic Optics (OPTOM’18) has celebrated its 25th edition this year. Since its first celebration in 1970, OPTOM has been consolidating, refining and innovating its scientific program and its organization to become a reference. Currently, OPTOM is the main national meeting of the sector, and one of the most important on an international scale.

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3
nov

LHS Postgraduate Research Day at Aston University, 28th June 2017

Marίa Vidal Rohr (ESR6), Alberto Recchioni (ESR7), Francesco Menduni (ESR9), and Tugce Ipek (ESR10) attended the LHS Postgraduate Research Day at Aston University (Birmingham, UK) on the 29th June 2016. The event is a platform for improving all the skills necessary to address a formal presentation in a professional conference. Marίa Vidal Rohr (ESR6) presented her poster about “Clinical Test

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2
oct

ESR 5 and ESR 8 at the Optom Meeting “BARCELONA 2017”

EDEN fellows Maryam Mousavi (ESR 5) and Duygu Acar (ESR 8) attended the Optom Meeting “BARCELONA 2017” that was held in Barcelona (Spain) from 12-14 May 2017. The conference was jointly hosted by the Spanish General Council of Optometry (CGCOO) and the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO). Researchers and professionals in the fields of optics, optometry, and vision

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2
oct

EDEN fellow at the 40th BCLA Clinical Conference

The 40th Clinical Conference & Exhibition organised by the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) took place in Liverpool (UK) between 9-11 May 2017. The BCLA hosts the UK’s largest Clinical Conference and Exhibition dedicated to contact lenses and the anterior eye every 2 years. This highly regarded event attracts more than 1,000 eye care professionals and researches from all around

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2
oct

ESR 1 and ESR 3 at the ARVO Annual Meeting 2017

Izabela Garaszczuk (ESR 1) and Clara Llorens Quintana (ESR 3) along with Professor James Wolffsohn attended the ARVO (The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology) annual meeting taking place in Baltimore, Maryland, between 7th and 11th May 2017. The conference was hosted by Baltimore Convention Center. The Annual ARVO Meeting is the largest scientific conference attracting over 11,000 vision

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2
oct

ESR 2 at CIOCV 2017

Laura Rico del Viejo (ESR 2) attended the 14º edition of the CIOCV taking place at University of Minho, Braga (Portugal). During the two days of conferences, topics related to myopia progression, computer visual syndrome, multifocal contact lenses, dry eye, scleral contact lenses, binocular vision, neuropthalmology were discussed. As usual, these conferences brought together about 500 professionals, students and researchers

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10
abr

ESR 5 and ESR 6 at Marie Curie Alumni Association, Annual Conference, 24-25 March

Salamanca is the city of thought and knowledge. It is full of art and beauty with the old town being a UNESCO World Heritage location. Here, you’ll find majestic monuments and architectural buildings including the University of Salamanca, the third old university in Europe, where the Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA) for the 2017 Annual Conference on 24th and 25th March was held. Maryam Mousavi (ESR 5) and Maria

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10
abr

Ophthalmic Research Group (ORG) Seminar

Francesco Menduni (ESR9) held a 30-minute seminar in the Aston University ORG group on 22nd February 2017. During his talk, entitled “Towards a complete anterior eye model – First steps forward”, he discussed many relevant aspects of his PhD project with other PhD students and vision science experts. This experience represented not only a unique networking opportunity, but also a

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