Scientific Programme

A Multi-Specialty Ophthalmic in-person meeting, delivering a world class scientific programme. Offering symposia, workshops, live surgery, debates, mystery cases YO Sessions and YO Lounge plus and updates updates on all ophthalmic sub-specialties.


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.

SOE2023 Scientific session titles 

Programme changes and updates will be automatically added. 

Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Cataract Surgery and Comorbidities
Cataract Surgery in the Short and Long Eye
Complex Optics IOLs and How to Understand the Shift Multifocal/ EDOF IOLs
How Important are Floater Complaints for the Cataract Surgeon?
Lens Based and Kerato Refractive Surgery in the New Age
New Approaches to Anterior Segment Disease
New Developments in Anterior Segment Surgery
Video Session on Complicated Cataract

Corneal Infections – What’s New? or Update on Infectious Keratitis
Challenging Treatment of Ocular Surface Disease
Essentials of Managing Common Anterior Segment Conditions
New Ideas in Corneal Disease
Understanding Corneal Tomography – A Comprehensive Course
What Every Ophthalmologist Needs to Know about Contact Lenses

2am Emergencies and the Next One: How to Prevent Complications and What to Do?
Artificial Intelligence versus Natural Intelligence
Eye Health for All
Global Ophthalmology for All
Leadership in Ophthalmology: Development, Politics and Global Challenges
Maximizing Teaching Effectiveness: Cataract Emphasis
Surf the Way – Learn How to Surf through Surgery by the Pro
Teleophthalmology in Various Settings within Europe
Who We Are, What We Do, Where We Go

A User-Friendly Guide to Visual Electrophysiology (course)
Visual Electrophysiology in the Clinic

Choosing Wisely in Glaucoma Management
New Surgeries (course)
OCT in Glaucoma Management (course)
Solving Complications of Trabeculectomy (course)
What Makes Me Change Therapy and What Should I be Aware of…?
What’s Next in Glaucoma?
Where do we Stand on Glaucoma Surgery for a Progressive Glaucoma case?

A&E in Ophthalmology
AHP Macular
Cataract Session
Myopia, The New Epidemic
Janet Marsden Symposium for Education in Ophthalmology

Challenging Cases in Paediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology (course)
Diagnostic Dilemmas
Neuro-ophthalmological Pearls (course)
Neuro-Ophthalmology cases: What went wrong?
The top 6 Neuro-ophthalmologic Emergencies you should never / you are not allowed to miss
Three Point-Counter-Point Topics
State-of-the-Art Approach to the Patient Presenting with: …… (course)
Updates in Neuro-ophthalmology

Basic Principles of Eyelid Surgery (course)
Blepharoplasty (course)
Oculoplastic and Orbit
Pediatric Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
Periorbital Tumours
Update on Graves’ Orbitopathy

Oncology & Pathology
Intraocular Neoplasia
New Findings/Technics/Genetics in Eye Pathology

Paediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Assessment and Management of Strabismus in Cranial Nerve Palsies
Challenging Cases in Strabismus
Complicated Strabismus Problems and Management
Myopia, Risk Factors, Complications, Development and Control
Surgical Techniques in the Treatment of Restrictive Strabismus

Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology
Challenging Vitreo Retina Surgery
Current and Future Applications of Images and Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology
Macular and Vascular Diseases of the Retina
Management of Infrequent Cases in Vitreoretinal Surgery
Modern Trends in Treatment of Age-related Macular Degeneration
Ocular Traumatology: An Update
Pathologic Myopia

Challenges in the Diagnosis of Uveitis (case based) – (course)
Imaging in Uveitis
Innovations in Uveitis Research and Clinical Practice
Managing Complication of Uveitis
New Developments in Uveitis Management
Paediatric Uveitis (course)

Special Sessions
Live Surgery

SOE Young Ophthalmologist sessions

  • 2am Emergencies and the Next One: How to Prevent Complications and What to Do?
  • Artificial Intelligence versus Natural Intelligence
  • Global Ophthalmology for All
  • Surf the Way – Learn How to Surf through Surgery by the Pro

Abstract Sessions
Free Paper Oral Sessions
Rapid Fire Oral Sessions
ePoster Sessions