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ESCRS Winter Meeting in Frankfurt Introduces Exciting New Features

ESCRS Winter Meeting in Frankfurt Introduces Exciting New Features

February 09, 2024

The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) Winter Meeting in Frankfurt at Congress Centre Messe Frankfurt, scheduled for February 15-18, 2024, promises an array of new sessions and activities aimed at fostering collaboration, learning, and networking within the ophthalmology community.

Let’s have a look at what’s in store for attendees at the ESCRS Winter Meeting this year.

1. Dedicated Sessions

ESCRS invites participants to engage with ongoing projects and committee activities, offering opportunities to contribute to shaping the future of the society. These sessions are aimed at keeping attendees updated on the latest initiatives and making them a part of driving meaningful change within the field.

2. Unconference Sessions

Experience collaborative innovation in action through the unique Unconference Sessions format. Participants will have the power to shape sessions based on their interests, engaging in participant-driven discussions and igniting collaborations within an open and dynamic environment. This format ensures an engaging and personalized experience for all attendees.

3. World Café Roundtable Discussions

Through this new format, attendees are invited to have intimate roundtable discussions on relevant topics such as decision-making in refractive surgery, dysphotopsia and glare, and managing low astigmatism. World Café is a perfect place to share ideas, experiences, and expertise with peers in an interactive and conducive setting.

4. Guided Tours

Guided tours are exhibition tours led by ESCRS Executive Board members to gain firsthand insights and knowledge from industry veterans. This tours will help attendees explore the latest advancements in ophthalmology and seize the opportunity to learn from seasoned professionals, particularly beneficial for young ophthalmologists seeking mentorship and guidance.

5. Escape Room Challenge

One of the most interesting formats at the ESCRS Winter Meeting is the Escape Room Challenge. Engage in collaborative problem-solving with fellow participants as you tackle intricate medical cases. This experience not only fosters teamwork but also enhances critical thinking and problem-solving skills in a fun and interactive setting.

6. Spotlight Theatre

At the Spotlight Theatre of the ESCRS Winter Meeting, attendees can engage directly with exhibitors who are presenting cutting-edge innovations in refractive surgery. This interactive setting allows participants to witness firsthand the latest advancements that are shaping the future of the field. Gain valuable insights and explore emerging technologies in refractive surgery through dynamic presentations at the Spotlight Theatre.

Click here to register for the ESCRS Winter Meeting.

Learn more about the ESCRS online programme here.