RANZCO's Annual Scientific Congresses bring together ophthalmologists from across Australia and overseas to share and discuss the latest innovations, techniques and advances in eye healthcare. With topics such as glaucoma, cataract, cornea, uveitis and surgical retina featured in our packed scientific program, delegates can be sure to walk away with not only good memories but a wealth of knowledge.
Additionally, the Congress will feature renowned named lectures such as the Sir Norman Gregg Lecture, the Ida Mann Lecture, and the Hollows Lecture in which invited world-leading ophthalmologists explore important eye-health issues.
RANZCO 51st ANNUAL CONGRESS, sydney, 8 NOVEMBER - 12 NOVEMBER 2019
As RANZCO celebrates it's 50th year, the 2019 Congress in Sydney is one not to be missed. The 51st Annual Congress promises to be an extraordinary meeting with opportunities to make lasting memories and reflect on the past while anticipating the future.
In 2019, Sydney will host both the American Association for Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) and the Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society (APSPOS) meetings, just preceding the RANZCO Congress, offering you a unique opportunity to attend all three meetings in one convenient location.
For more information on the 2019 meeting, please visit: www.ranzco2019.com
RANZCO 50TH ANNUAL CONGRESS, adelaide, 17 NOVEMBER - 21 november 2018
Over 1,700 delegates gathered in Adelaide for RANZCO’s 50th Annual Scientific Congress. The Congress brought together a wide range of ophthalmologists, registrars and allied health from across Australia, New Zealand and internationally to hear about the latest clinical, scientific and practice developments in the field of eye care.
RANZCO 49TH ANNUAL CONGRESS, PERTH, 28 OCTOBER – 1 NOVEMBER 2017
The 49th RANZCO Congress held in Perth in October 2017 was a resounding success, featuring a scientific program that boasted a fantastic lineup of international, national and local speakers as well as a range of robust sessions on emerging ophthalmology trends.
RANZCO 48TH ANNUAL CONGRESS, MELBOURNE 19-23 NOVEMBER 2016
The 48th RANZCO Congress was hosted in Melbourne and celebrated the food and wine, cafe culture, sporting events and a vibrant arts culture of the city. The Congress Dinner was hosted at the hallowed turf of the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the spiritual home of sport in Australia. The cultural aspects of Congress were complimented by the high-caliber of speakers and diversity of topics included in the Scientific Program.
To find out more, please visit http://ranzco2016.com.au/
RANZCO 47TH ANNUAL CONGRESS, WELLINGTON 31 OCTOBER - 4 NOVEMBER 2015
The 47th RANZCO Congress was hosted in Wellington, NZ. The 'Coolest Little Capital in the World' was a dynamic setting for an exciting Congress, packed with stimulating scientific content and a robust social program. The natural harbour houses a city rich in fantastic food, coffee, wine, and craft beer scene, with a wealth of musical talent in all genres and thriving visual and performing arts communities as well as outstanding museums.
The invited speakers and industry supporters made the Congress inspiring and a great success. To find out more visit our 2015 Congress highlights page.
Future RANZCO Congress Destinations
Keep an eye out for the future Congresses, with more information to come as the dates approach;
2018 – Adelaide
2019 – Sydney
2020 – Brisbane (dates TBC)
2021 – TBC
Past ranzco congress
Wiley Blackwell, producers of the RANZCO Clinical and Experimental Journal, have created a Congress Abstract website; http://ranzcoabstracts.com/.The website is a repository of Congress Abstracts and is being updated to include all available past Abstracts.