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This page lists upcoming events related to Veterinary Ophthalmology. For more information please click the link associated with the event, if applicable. Please contact us if you are interested in publishing (for free) your event on this page.


9th Comparative Ocular Surface Diseases Workshop
28th February – 2nd March 2018 at Niseko International Ski Resort, Japan

Please join us for the 9th COSDW (Comparative Ocular Surface Diseases Workshopmeeting)! 9th COSDW will be held from Feb 28th 2018 to Mar 2nd at Niseko International Ski Resort in Japan ! The theme of the meeting is “Better defining Dry Eye of Dogs and Cats” and guest speakers are Christopher J.Murphy, DVM, PhD, DACVO from UC Davis and Yuichi Hori, MD, PhD from Toho University. I think there is the best place doing discussion about “Dry Eye” because authorities on them will be there! Please check more details at and registration is acceptable from this site. For more information or if you have any questions, please click the image link below or send an e-mail to Hope many people attend this meeting and look forward to doing discussion about “Dry Eye” with you!


International Meeting of the SOVI (Italian Society of Veterinary Ophthalmology) with the support of ESVO
09th May 2018 in Florence, Italy

The topic of the meeting is “An introduction to Ocular Surface”.

The conference registration is now open! Please find further information, scientific program and online registration form here:

The Firenze Convention & Visitors Bureau offers you to book a hotel room via their hotel booking portal (website see above). We recommend booking your hotel room early.

The programme will be satellite to the 2018 ECVO Meeting from Thursday, 10th May to Sunday, 13th May 2018 in Florence.

Do not miss the SOVI International Meeting in Florence! Learn about the latest research in veterinary ophthalmology, exchange experiences and meet your colleagues and industry partners during breaks. We very much look forward to meeting all of you in Florence!


ECVO (European College of Veterinary Ophthalmology) Conference 2018
10th May – 13th May 2018 in Florence, Italy

Previous conferences have been very successful, bringing together veterinarians from all over the world. The topic of the 2018 meeting is “Ocular Surface & Corneal Healing”. In addition to the main programme, the ECVO will offer the Continuing Education (CE) day on Thursday, 10th May and the high-level MasterClass with an extra workshop on Meibography & Tearscope examination on Sunday, 13th May.

The programme will be completed by the pre-congress satellite meeting of the Italian Society of Veterinary Ophthalmology (SOVI) on Wednesday, 9th May 2018. Please find the preliminary programme, online registration form and a link to the hotel reservation on

We very much look forward to meeting all of you in Florence!


EyeFest 2018
12th August – 12th August 2018 in Sharonville, OH, USA

12 hours of ophthalmology lectures for dogs and cats (RACE certified) on August 11th and 12th from 9-4! The total cost to attend, including lunch, for both days is $135. For more information and to register, please consult the Animal Eye Institute EyeFest 2018 webpage.