Upcoming Regional Meetings & Events

Upcoming Regional Meetings & Events


If you’re a World Council of Optometry member and have a meeting or event you would like posted here, please send an email to managingdirector@worldoptometry.org.

Here is a list of upcoming Regional Meetings & Events:

17º Congreso Internacional de Optometria, 30º Congreso Nacional de Optometria, 12º Salon de la Optica

  • Bogotá, Colombia, August 8-10, 2019

North Queensland Vision Convention

  • Cairns, Australia, August 10-11, 2019

Iranian Society of Optometry’s 22nd Iranian Annual Congress of Optometry

  •  Razi International Convention Center, Tehran Iran, August 14-16, 2019

AFCO AGM

  • Gauteng, South Africa, August 16, 2019

SAOA 2019 Conference

  • Gauteng, South Africa, August 16-18, 2019

TOA Annual Scientific Conference

  • Arusha, Tanzania, August 22-23, 2019

Congreso Academico 2019 Internacional

  • Salon Universitario de la Universidad Autonoma de Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes, Mexico, August 22-24, 2019

Tasmanian Lifestyle Convention – Optometry

  • Hobart, Australia, August 23-25, 2019

ZOA Optometry Conference

  • Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, September 5-8, 2019

IX International Congress of Technical and Scientific Studies in Optics and Optometry – IX CIETCOO hosted by the Brazilian Council of Optics and Optometry

  • Foz do Iguaçu-PR, Brazil, October 2-3, 2019

Great Western Council of Optometry

  • Portland, Oregon, USA, October 10-13, 2019

Ghana Optometric Association AGM

  • Cape Coast, Ghana, October 17-20, 2019

ECOO 2019 Autumn General Assembly

  • Greece, October 18-20, 2019

New Zealand Association of Optometrists 89th Annual Conference

  • Napier, New Zealand, October 18-19, 2019

3rd World Congress of Optometry
Co-Hosted by the World Council of Optometry (WCO) and the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) in conjunction with the Academy meeting.

  • Orlando, Florida, October 23-27, 2019

American Academy of Optometry (AAO) Future Meeting Dates:

  • Orlando, Florida, October 23-27, 2019
  • Nashville, Tennessee, October 7-10, 2020
  • Boston, Massachusetts, November 3-6, 2021

Blue Sky, Optometry Conference

  • Adelaide, Australia, November 9-10, 2019

6to Encuentro de Decanos y Directores de Programas de Optometria de Latinoamerica

  • Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia, November 21-22, 2019

ECOO 2020 Spring General Assembly

  • Helsinki, Finland, May 14-17, 2020

North America Region (USA)
American Optometric Association (AOA) & American Optometric Student Association (AOSA)
Optometry’s Meeting Future Dates:

  • Washington, D.C., June 24-28, 2020
  • Anaheim, California, June 23-27, 2021

North Queensland Vision Convention

  • Cairns, Australia, August 2020

Tasmanian Lifestyle Convention – Optometry

  • Hobart, Australia, August 2020

ECOO 2020 Autumn General Assembly

  • Berlin, Germany, October 8-11, 2020

International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IABP) -11th General Assembly

  • Singapore, October 12-14, 2020

New Zealand Association of Optometrists 90th Annual Conference

  • Christchurch, New Zealand, October 2020