Preliminary Program Overview

The 32nd APACRS annual meeting will bring together world-class experts and innovators, offering a comprehensive and stimulating program.

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  3 October 2019 (Thursday) 4 October 2019 (Friday) 5 October 2019 (Saturday)
ALCON (Japan)
Morning Symposium
ELLEX
Morning Symposium
AM 07:30 – 08:30hrs
RISE & SHINE
– Controversies in
Cataract & Refractive Surgery
07:20 – 07:50hrs
THE RISING SUN
– Early Morning Lectures
07:30 – 08:30hrs
ASAGOHAN
– Breakfast with Sensei
(Meet-the-Experts)
08:00 – 11:10hrs
SURGICAL VIDEO
SYMPOSIA
08:30 – 10:00hrs
MASTERCLASSES:
(MC1) Mastering Paediatric Cataract Surgery
(MC2) Mastering MIGS
(MC3) Mastering Toric IOLs
08:30 – 10:00hrs
OPENING CEREMONY
 
APACRS LIM LECTURE
The Quest for Safer and
More Accurate Surgery
By Prof Tetsuro Oshika
08:30 – 10:00hrs
(S1) KATANA
The Cutting Edge in Phaco & IOLs
(FP6) General II
(FP7) Refractive Surgery
Tea Break
10:30 – 12:00hrs
MASTERCLASSES:
(MC4) Mastering IOL Fixation
(MC5) Mastering Multifocals & Presbyopia
(MC6) Mastering Corneal Endothelial Transplantation
10:30 – 12:30hrs
CSCRS:
ELEGANCE & INNOVATION
FOR PERFECT OUTCOMES
A joint plenary session of
APACRS, ASCRS, and ESCRS
11:15 – 12:30hrs
(S8) IRON CHEF
– Challenging Cataract Surgery
10:30 – 12:00hrs
(S2) UMAMI
– Something for Everyone
11:00 – 12:30hrs
(S9) CRYSTAL CLEAR
CORNEA AND ANTERIOR
SEGMENT SURGERY
(FP1) Japanese Presentations
(FP2) Corneal Surgery I
(FP8) IOLs I
(FP9) Cataract Surgery II
ALCON SANTEN NIDEK J&J HOYA ZEISS 11:30 – 13:30hrs
PHACO ESSENTIALS
PM 13:30 – 15:00hrs
MASTERCLASSES:
(MC7) Mastering Iris Defects
(MC8) Mastering Myopia
(MC9) Mastering Biometry
14:00 – 15:30hrs
(S5) PRESBYOPIA
– Elegant Solutions
14:00 – 15:30hrs
(S10) SUMO
– Wrestling with Challenges
in Refractive Surgery
14:00 – 15:30hrs
(S6) STAY CALM
– The Zen Approach to
Managing Complications
14:00 – 15:30hrs
(S11) CHANKO NABE
– Anything Goes
13:30 – 15:00hrs
(S3) ORIGAMI
– Combined Cataract Surgery
(FP3) Corneal Surgery II
(FP4) Cataract Surgery I
(FP10) Cataract Surgery III
(FP11) IOLs II
Tea Break
15:30 – 17:00hrs
MASTERCLASSES:
(MC10) Mastering Refractive Surgery Complications
(MC11) Mastering Vitrectomy for Anterior Segment Surgeons
(MC12) Mastering Fluidics
16:00 – 17:30hrs
(S7) KABUKI FILM FESTIVAL
SYMPOSIUM & AWARDS
CEREMONY
16:00 – 17:30hrs
(S12) WISDOM OF
THE SAMURAI

– Top Cataract Surgery Tips
15:30 – 17:00hrs
(S4) MIZU
– Maintaining Flow in Glaucoma
(FP5) General I
J&J (Japan)
Evening Symposium
17:30 – 19:30hrs
Congress Reception
 
  Exhibition

Information is accurate at time of publication. APACRS reserves the right to make changes where required.