The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Inc. (ARVO), is the largest and most respected eye and vision research organization in the world. ARVO members include nearly 12,000 researchers from over 75 countries. This year the ARVO congress will be held in Seattle, USA, between 1 – 5 of May of 2016.

The 24th international congress of optometry, contact lenses and ophthalmic optics (Optom 2016) is the largest optometry congress in Spain and brings together more than 1000 opticians and optometrists. The Optom 2016 will be held next year in Madrid, Spain, between 8 – 10 of April 2016.

The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances in theoretical and applied biomedical imaging. ISBI 2016 will be the thirteenth meeting in this series. The previous meetings have played a leading role in facilitating interaction between researchers in medical and biological imaging. The 2016 meeting will continue this tradition of fostering crossfertilization among different imaging communities and contributing to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging across all scales of observation. The meeting will be held in Prague, Czech republic, between 13 – 16 April 2016.

The 20th Winter meeting of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) will be held in Athens, Greece between 26 – 28 of February 2016. It will be in conjunction with the 30th international congress of the Hellenic Society of IntraOcular Implant and Refractive Surgeons (HSIOIRS).