Friday, September 14th, 2018

08:30 - 08:45

Riviera

ECLSO President's welcome

President's Welcome
Speaker: René MELY (Valmont, FRANCE)
 

 

08:45 - 10:15

Riviera

Myopia control

Chairpersons: Florence MALET (Bordeaux, FRANCE), Bruce KOFFLER (Lexington, UNITED STATES)
Epidemiology of myopia - Genetic and environmental risk factors Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Jeremy GUGGENHEIM (Cardiff, UNITED KINGDOM)
Atropine for the Prevention of Myopia Progression in Children Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Wolf LAGREZE (Freiburg, GERMANY)
Orthokeratology
Speaker: Bruce KOFFLER (Lexington, UNITED STATES)
Soft lenses for myopia control Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)
Q&A
 

 

10:15 - 10:30

Riviera

Free papers on myopia control - Session 1

Chairpersons: Florence MALET (Bordeaux, FRANCE), Bruce KOFFLER (Lexington, UNITED STATES)
Clinical Evaluation of Higher add Bifocal Soft contact Lens to control axial length growth in myopic children Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)
The Effect of Orthokeratology Lenses on Corneal and Epithelial Thickness and High Order Aberrations Pre- and Post-Treatment Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Gabriella COUREY (Montréal, CANADA), Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)
 

 

10:30 - 11:00

Exhibition area

Coffee break (exhibition area)

 

11:00 - 11:30

Riviera

Free papers - Session 2

Chairpersons: Sabine KASPERSKI (Oberhausen, GERMANY), Gabriela SEHER (Wien, AUSTRIA)
Comparison of the antimicrobial efficacy of multipurpose disinfecting solutions with a novel povidone iodine disinfection system on planktonic and biofilm bacteria Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Mark WILLCOX (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)
Impact on Gas-Permeable Contact Lens Parameters after storage in a non-neutralizing hydrogen peroxide case during 1 to 30 days Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)
Strabismic evalution is important in toric contact lens patients who have only problems in binocular viewing
Free Paper: Kazim Hilmi OR (Istanbul, TURKEY)
Influence of presbyopic corrections with multifocal contact lenses on quality of vision (QoV) questionnaire and ocular surface Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Mutlu ACAR (Ankara, TURKEY), Canan GURDAL (Ankara, TURKEY)
 

 

11:30 - 12:00

Riviera

Rapid fire session by industry

Chairpersons: Ursula VOGT (London, UNITED KINGDOM), Andrena MC ELVANNEY (London, UNITED KINGDOM)

 

12:00 - 12:45

Riviera

Gold Sponsor Symposium

 

12:45 - 14:00

Exhibition area

Lunch (exhibition area)

 

14:00 - 15:00

Riviera

International session on contact lens materials: Is There Still a Place for Hydrogels?

Chairpersons: René MELY (Valmont, FRANCE), Gudrun BISCHOFF (Hamburg, GERMANY)
Advantages and Disadvantages of Conventional Hydrogel Materials Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Shehzad NAROO (Birmingham, UNITED KINGDOM)
Advantages and Disadvantages of Silicone Hydrogel Materials Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Ömür UÇAKHAN-GÜNDÜZ (Ankara, TURKEY)
Round table discussion with the collaboration of IMCL, CLAO, BCLA, SOBLEC and manufacturers
Panel discussion: Gudrun BISCHOFF (Hamburg, GERMANY), Bruce KOFFLER (Lexington, UNITED STATES), Shehzad NAROO (Birmingham, UNITED KINGDOM), Helmer SCHWEIZER (Geneva, SWITZERLAND), Marcelo SOBRINHO (BRAZIL), Ioannis TRANOUDIS (Athens, GREECE)
 

 

15:00 - 15:30

Riviera

Keynote lecture: The science and skill of fitting a soft lens

Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Eef VAN DER WORP (Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS)
 

 

15:30 - 16:00

Exhibition area

Coffee break (exhibition area)

 

16:00 - 17:00

Azur AB

Industry Workshop

 

16:00 - 18:00

La Napoule AB

Course 1 - Trouble shooting with scleral lenses

Chairperson: Carina KOPPEN (Antwerp, BELGIUM)
Trouble shooting with sclerals
Speakers: Gregory DENAEYER (Columbus, UNITED STATES), Lynette JOHNS (Boston , UNITED STATES), Eef VAN DER WORP (Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS)
 

 

16:00 - 18:00

La Napoule C

Course 2 - Fitting Hybrid Lenses is now easy

Objectives:

  • Getting started with hybrid contact lenses
  • Case studies
Chairpersons: Canan GURDAL (Ankara, TURKEY), Zeynep OZBEK (Izmir, TURKEY)

 

16:00 - 18:00

Azur C

Course 3 - Defining a strategy for myopia control

Chairperson: Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)

 

16:00 - 18:00

La Napoule D

Course 4 - Fitting Astigmatic Corneas with Soft Lenses: Soft Torics and Specialty Soft Contacts

Objectives:

  • Basics of Fitting Soft Torics and Specialty Soft Lenses for Astigmatism
  • Case studies
Chairpersons: Ömür UÇAKHAN-GÜNDÜZ (Ankara, TURKEY), Sevda AYDIN KURNA (Istanbul, TURKEY)

 

17:00 - 18:00

Azur AB

Industry Workshop

 

Saturday, September 15th, 2018

08:00 - 08:30

Azur AB

Breakfast Meeting

 

08:30 - 09:00

Riviera

ECLSO General Assembly

 

09:00 - 10:00

Riviera

Will TFOS DEWS II change our clinical practice?

Chairpersons: Christophe BAUDOUIN (Paris, FRANCE), Ömür UÇAKHAN-GÜNDÜZ (Ankara, TURKEY)
What’s New in Classification and Diagnosis of Dry Eye? Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Ömür UÇAKHAN-GÜNDÜZ (Ankara, TURKEY)
Dry Eye Treatment Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Penny ASBELL (Memphis, UNITED STATES)
Neuropathic Pain: How to diagnose, how to treat?
Speaker: Elisabeth M. MESSMER (Munich, GERMANY)
Q&A
 

 

10:00 - 10:30

Riviera

Keynote lecture: ZEDS: Herpes Zoster Eye Disease Study

Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Penny ASBELL (Memphis, UNITED STATES)
 

 

10:30 - 11:00

Exhibition area

Coffee break (exhibition area)

 

11:00 - 12:00

Riviera

Free papers - Session 3

Chairpersons: Ayse Ebru TOKER (Morgantown, UNITED STATES), Marc MURAINE (Rouen, FRANCE)
Transient effects of smoking on the eye Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Shehzad NAROO (Birmingham, UNITED KINGDOM)
Dry Eye Syndrome and Allergic Conjunctivitis in the Pediatric Population Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Funda DIKKAYA (Istanbul, TURKEY)
Comparison of Meibomian Gland Loss Between Soft and Rigid Contact Lens Wearers Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Ibrahim Inan HARBIYELI (Adana, TURKEY)
The impact of changes in optical density of the postlens fluid on clinical performance of mini-scleral lenses Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Didem YIGIT DIZDAR (Istanbul, TURKEY)
Intra-Ocular Pressure variation following scleral lens wear Presentation in PDF
Free Paper: Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)
Efficacy of New Generation Hybrid Contact Lenses For Irregular Astigmatism
Free Paper: Ömür UÇAKHAN-GÜNDÜZ (Ankara, TURKEY)
Hydrops, not that bad! (second episode)
Free Paper: Said YAHIAOUI (Algiers, ALGERIA)
 

 

12:00 - 12:45

Riviera

Gold Sponsor Symposium

 

12:45 - 14:00

Exhibition area

Lunch (exhibition area)

 

14:00 - 15:00

Riviera

Controversies in scleral lens fitting

Chairpersons: Carina KOPPEN (Antwerp, BELGIUM), Eef VAN DER WORP (Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS)
Panel discussion: Gregory DENAEYER (Columbus, UNITED STATES) Presentation in PDF, Lynette JOHNS (Boston , UNITED STATES) Presentation in PDF, Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA) Presentation in PDF, Ken PULLUM (Hertford, UNITED KINGDOM), Eef VAN DER WORP (Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS) Presentation in PDF
 

 

15:00 - 15:30

Riviera

Keynote lecture: Therapeutic indications for scleral lenses

Presentation in PDF
Speaker: Marc MURAINE (Rouen, FRANCE)
 

 

15:30 - 15:40

Riviera

Fick-Kalt-Müller Award, Best free paper and poster prices, closure of the conference

 

15:30 - 16:00

Exhibition area

Coffee break (exhibition area)

 

16:00 - 16:50

Azur AB

Industry Workshop

 

16:00 - 18:00

La Napoule AB

Course 1 - Trouble shooting with scleral lenses

Chairperson: Carina KOPPEN (Antwerp, BELGIUM)

 

16:00 - 18:00

La Napoule C

Course 2 - Fitting Hybrid Lenses is now easy

Objectives:

  • Getting started with hybrid contact lenses
  • Case studies
Chairpersons: Canan GURDAL (Ankara, TURKEY), Zeynep OZBEK (Izmir, TURKEY)

 

16:00 - 18:00

Azur C

Course 3 - Defining a strategy for myopia control

Chairperson: Langis MICHAUD (Quebec, CANADA)

 

16:00 - 18:00

La Napoule D

Course 4 - Fitting Astigmatic Corneas with Soft Lenses: Soft Torics and Specialty Soft Contacts

Objectives:

  • Basics of Fitting Soft Torics and Specialty Soft Lenses for Astigmatism
  • Case studies
Chairpersons: Ömür UÇAKHAN-GÜNDÜZ (Ankara, TURKEY), Sevda AYDIN KURNA (Istanbul, TURKEY)

 

17:10 - 18:00

Azur AB

Industry Workshop