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World Ophthalmology Congress® of the International Council of Ophthalmology

The WOC is held in a different region every two years and provides an international audience of ophthalmologists with:

  • A scientific program addressing all subspecialties and related interests in ophthalmology
  • The opportunity to network with recognized international leaders and professionals
  • An exhibition featuring the latest products and services in the field.

The WOC is the longest continuous international medical meeting, first held in 1857. Revenues from the World Ophthalmology Congress® support a wide range of ICO initiatives and programs.

WOC2020 Virtual®
WOC2020 Virtual® took place 26–29 June 2020 and was a historic, exceptional experience that showcased an outstanding scientific program with over 2,000 presentations of the highest level given by leaders and experts from around the world.
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Please stay tuned for more information on WOC2022.

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