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Belfast Eye Conference

This two day conference is for anyone, aimed in particular at medical, optometry and orthoptics students, early career doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals and scientists and anyone else interested in ophthalmology, optometry and visual science research.

Saturday 3rd July - Sunday 4th July 2021

Delivered via Zoom.

Presented by Queen's University Belfast

"This conference will be excellent, offering a variety of clinical and scientific subjects, delivered by experts. It should be an inspiring start to summer 2021!"

Dr Michael Williams, UG and FY Lead, Royal College of Ophthalmologists

Conference details

Belfast Eye Conference aims, for one weekend this summer, to bring together those who are fascinated by clinical ophthalmology and vision related research around the world.

Belfast Eye Conference Logo

The conference will provide the stage for a set of speakers who will give broad and varied perspectives on eye related disease. You will hear clinically informative talks from Consultant Ophthalmologists who will discuss topics relating to their sub-specialty, and hear from other members of the multi-disciplinary team. And on Sunday, we are excited to showcase cutting edge vision related research.

Have a look at our finalised programme and BEC Conference and Abstract Booklet to view the weekends schedule of events and why not follow us on Twitter: @BelfastEyeCon?

Belfast Eye Conference will also provide a platform for delegates - you! - to showcase your research, in oral and poster formats. (See below for more details)

All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance and a meeting abstract book.

Location: Online via Zoom

Time: 3rd July to 4th July 2021

Booking details

Deadline for registration: Wednesday 5pm 30th June 2021 (Registration closed)

Belfast Eye Conference is free of charge to attend. Registration will allow delegates access the full two day conference.

Delegates will be emailed a link to the conference as well as a detailed conference programme in advance of the conference.

Abstract submission

Belfast Eye Conference is an ideal opportunity for you to disseminate your ophthalmology related research or interesting case to the world!

Abstract submission deadline: 5pm GMT 15th June 2021 (submissions closed)

ePoster Gallery

Our ePoster Gallery is now available. This can be accessed by clicking the image below or using the ePoster link in the top navigation. 

Click to Enter Gallery image. Credit: Samantha Borges

Contact details

Please forward any questions to


Conference Directors

Mr Philip McCulloughDr Sheema KhanDr Michael Williams
Philip McCullough Sheema Khan Michael Williams