IMAGINING THE IMPOSSIBLE

13th International Low Vision Conference by the International Society for Low Vision
Research and Rehabilitation

Postponed
Sunday 11th - Thursday 15th July 2021
The Convention Centre Dublin – Ireland

Hosted by:
VISPA (Vision Impaired Service Provider's Alliance)

VISPA Organisation members are:
NCBI, ChildVision, Irish Guide Dogs, Fighting Blindness

IMAGINING THE IMPOSSIBLE

13th International Low Vision Conference by the International Society for Low Vision
Research and Rehabilitation

Postponed
Sunday 11th - Thursday 15th July 2021
The Convention Centre Dublin – Ireland

Hosted by:
VISPA (Vision Impaired Service Provider's Alliance)

VISPA Organisation members are:
NCBI, ChildVision, Irish Guide Dogs, Fighting Blindness

IMAGINING THE IMPOSSIBLE

13th International Low Vision Conference by the International Society for Low Vision
Research and Rehabilitation

Postponed
Sunday 11th - Thursday 15th July 2021

The Convention Centre Dublin – Ireland

Hosted by:
VISPA (Vision Impaired Service Provider's Alliance)

VISPA Organisation members are:
NCBI, ChildVision, Irish Guide Dogs, Fighting Blindness

PROGRAMME

Sunday 11 July 2021

09.00 – 18.00

Exhibition Set-up CCD

15.00 – 17.00

Early Arrivals

Pick up your badge CCD

At Leisure

Monday 12 July 2021

08.00 – 08.30

Registration

Tea/Coffee on arrival
Poster Session and Exhibition

08.30 – 10.00

Opening Ceremony/Conference Chair Address

Plenary Session
Keynote Speaker: Rupert Bourne

The Global Burden of Vision Loss- changes in prevalence and causes of visual Impairment and the implications for the future

10.00 – 11.00

Parallel Sessions:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

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11.00 – 11.30

Coffee break – Poster Session and Exhibition

11.30 – 13.00

Panel Sessions

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch – Poster Session and Exhibition

14.00 – 15.00

Parallel Sessions:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

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15.00 – 16.30

Panel Sessions

16.30 – 17.30

Workshops:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

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Evening Events
18.00 – 19.30

Welcome Reception – CCD

Tuesday 13 July 2021

08.00 – 08.30

Tea/Coffee on arrival
Poster Session and Exhibition

08.30 – 10.00

Conference Chair Address

Plenary Session
Keynote Speaker: Jane Farrar

Shedding Light on Inherited Retinal Disorders (IRDs):
Elucidating genetic etiologies – Designing Therapies

10.00 – 11.00

Parallel Sessions:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

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11.00 – 11.30

Coffee break – Poster Session and Exhibition

11.30 – 13.00

Panel Sessions

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch – Poster Session and Exhibition

14.00 – 15.00

Plenary Session

Keynote Speaker: Joseph Rizzo

15.00 – 16.30

Poster Session and Exhibition

16.30 – 17.30

Workshops:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

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Evening Events
19.30 – 00.00

Conference Dinner – Café en Seine

Wednesday 14 July 2021

08.00 – 08.30

Tea/Coffee on arrival
Poster Session and Exhibition

08.30 – 10.00

Conference Chair Address

Plenary Session
Keynote Speaker: Pearse Keane

“Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology – Reinventing the Eye Exam”

10.00 – 11.00

Parallel Sessions:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

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11.00 – 11.30

Coffee break – Poster Session and Exhibition

11.30 – 13.00

Panel Sessions

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch – Poster Session and Exhibition

14.00 – 15.00

Parallel Sessions:

Vision 2020, Research, Rehabilitation,
Applied Technology, Surprise Room

4r-Vision Symposium

Click here to learn more

15.00 – 16.30

Plenary Chair Address

Closing Ceremony

16.30 – 17.30

Depart

Optional Tours / Post Tours
Exhibition Breakdown

Thursday 15 July 2021

Site Visits to VISPA host organisations

Duration 3-4 hours (delegates choose 1 visit)

ChildVision & Fighting Blindness

Combined Dublin based visit

NCBI

Dublin based visit

Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

Cork based visit

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