Scientific Programme

SOE are delighted to confirm an excellent scientific programme is currently being planned  for the 2019 Congress.

A personal Session Planner  will be  available and will help delegates locate all the information on sessions and scientific programme with just a few clicks.  The session planner also provides the possibility to create a personal itinerary to assist with your planning for the congress.


SOE2019 Scientific session titles

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Cataract and Refractive

Cataract Surgery in Presence of Ocular Co-morbidity
Cataract Surgery and Visual Rehabilitation in AMD Patients
Didactic Video’s on Cataract Surgical Maneuvers Made Easy
Fellow of the EBO Subspecialties: A New Achievement
Imaging, Diagnostics and Surgical Innovations in Paediatric
Keratoconus Management – What are Our Options Now?
Solving Complications after Cataract Surgery

Cornea, External Eye

Advanced Dry Eye Management
Contact Lenses and Myopia Control
Hot Topics in Corneal Surgery
Infectious Diseases of the Conjunctiva and Cornea: How to Make a Decision and How to Treat
Rapid Fire: Top 9 Corneal Topics You Must Know!
The Bad and the Ugly Side of Corneal Grafting: How to Avoid and Manage Complications
Understanding Corneal Tomography – A Comprehensive Course
Update on Corneal Infection
Update on Dry Eye and Ocular Surface Disease


2 am in the Morning – An Ocular Emergency Survival Guide
Competencies of a Good XXI Century Educator
Education, Leadership and Future Perspectives in Ophthalmology
Essential Surgical Skills – Top Tips for Young Ophthalmologists
How to Become a Master in Ophthalmology?  Training Opportunities for All
International Ophthalmology in the European Region
Keeping Your Teaching Up to Date
Priorities for Eye Care Services in Central and Eastern Europe
Public Eye Health Session (including Fireworks session)
Time to Become Grown Up


A Symptomatic Approach to Structure and Function
Paediatric Visual Electrophysiology


Complications of Glaucoma Surgery
Genetic Testing and Heritability of Glaucoma
Medications vs Laser as First IOP – Lowering Treatment
Multiple Eye Diseases
OCT for Glaucoma
Phacoemulsification in Glaucoma
The Diagnosis of POAG Before VF Defects: A “How and Why” Debate
The Participation of Non-ophthalmologists to the Management of Glaucoma Patient
Visual Filed Examination for Glaucoma
What You Always Wanted to Know About Glaucoma Surgery and Never Dare Ask


Advanced Multi-professional Practice in Ophthalmology
Approaches to Low Vision Services and Care
Emergency Treatment and Care in Ophthalmology
Investigation Based Decision Making
Ophthalmic Photographers Session
Paediatric Ophthalmology
Professor Janet Marsden Memorial Symposium


Diagnostic Dilemmas – Panel Discussion of Four Typical Neuro-Ophthalmological Cases
Differential Diagnosis of Optic Neuropathies You Should Keep in Mind
Guidelines to the Practical Workup of Common Neuro-Ophthalmological Findings
Pearls for Neuro-Ophthalmology
State-of-the-Art Approach to the Patient With ….
Top 6 Neuro-Ophthalmologic Emergencies You Cannot Miss
What’s New in Paediatric Neuro-ophthalmology


Basic Principles of Eyelid Surgery
Oculoplastics: New Approaches Towards Old Challenges
Orbital Clinic: Interactive Case Presentations
Periorbital Tumours
Management of Graves’ Orbitopathy: Current Concepts and New Horizons

Oncology & Pathology

Clinicopathological Correlations: From Ophthalmoscopy to Microscopy
Currents Aspects in the Management of Adult Interocular Tumours
Diagnostic Dilemmas in the Diagnosis of Inflammation Versus Cancer in Orbital, Lacrimal, Eyelid and Conjunctival Lesions
Paediatric Intraocular Tumours

Paediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus

Challenges in Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Paediatric Ophthalmology
Update on Adult Strabismus
What is New in Adult Strabismus Surgery?
What is the Children’s Sight?


Diabetic Macular Edema: The Big Challenge
Innovation in Retina
Management of Infrequent Cases of Vitroretinal Disease
New Pharmacology Developments for Retinal Disorders
Ocular Trauma: An Update
Past, Present and Future of Ophthalmic Trauma
Retinal Imaging and Artificial Intelligence
Unusual Cases with Unusual Solutions During VRS
Vitreomaculopathies, Aethiology and Current Treatment


Collaborative Ocular Tuberculosis Study (COTS): What Have We Learnt from the Data So Far
New Developments in Uveitis
New Frontiers and Perspectives in Diabetic Macular Edema
Paediatric Uveitis: Major Progress and Persisting Challenges
Precise Appraisal of Uveitis Leads to Improved Management
The Royal Rumble in Uveitis
Uveitis Approach has Become More Easy and Precise: Illustrative Cases

The above sessions are provisional and subject to change.
Programme changes and updates will be automatically added