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The Cornea Society sponsors several meetings throughout North America annually, to highlight and discuss the progress that has been made in both clinical and research endeavors of the international corneal community. The Society also sponsors and/or helps to organize a number of international symposia in conjunction with the EU Cornea, the European Society of Ophthalmology, the Asia Cornea Society, the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists, the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology, SCISSCO Meeting, and the International Congress of Ophthalmology at the World Ophthalmology Congress, as well as other smaller, regional international meetings.


Cornea Society/Vista Dinner | April 27, 2019, Vancouver, Canada

The Cornea Society/Vista program serves as a venue for young or aspiring corneal specialist to present interesting, unusual, or complex cases in a congenial environment and be able to openly discuss the cases with prominent corneal specialists. Meeting registration and the call for papers will open January 1st.
Pre-registration required

Cornea Day | May 3, 2019, San Diego, CA

Cornea Day is co-sponsored by the Cornea Society and the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), and is typically scheduled on Friday immediately preceding the ASCRS•ASOA Symposium & Congress in the spring.

Fall Fellowship Director Breakfast | Friday October 26, 2018 Chicago, IL

Friday October 26th
Chicago, IL
Pre-registration required

Business Meetings | Friday, October 26, 2018, Chicago, IL

The Cornea Society Business Meeting takes place yearly during the Cornea and Eye Banking Forum. All members are invited to attend.

Cornea and Eye Banking Forum 2018 | October 26, 2018, Chicago, IL

The Cornea and Eye Banking Forum is held on Friday prior to the AAO meeting. This is the Society’s annual scientific and business meeting, consisting of a full day of free papers and presentation of the Dohlman Award and Troutman Prize.

Cornea Subspecialty Day | October 27, 2018, Chicago, IL

Cornea Subspecialty Day, co-sponsored with the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), is typically held on Saturday at the beginning of the AAO meeting in the fall.

World Cornea Congress | May 13-15, 2020 Boston, MA

The World Cornea Congress (WCC) is the Cornea Society’s premiere educational and research meeting. The Congress highlights the progress that has been made in both clinical and research endeavors of the international corneal community