2015 Annual Meeting

May 03 - 07, 2015 Denver, Colorado


The Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) is the largest gathering of eye and vision researchers in the world, attracting over 11,000 attendees from more than 75 countries. About 45% of our attendees are from outside the U.S. 

The theme of the ARVO 2015 Annual Meeting is
Powerful Connections: Vision Research and Online Networking

Online networking is changing the way we communicate, collaborate and conduct research. ARVO 2015 will explore the increasing importance of these networks in exchanging ideas, promoting scientific discourse, sharing discoveries, building global collaborations and advancing careers.

Plan your ARVO 2015 experience

  • ARVO 2015 Online Planner
    Search the full Annual Meeting program, plus build your schedule and sync with the ARVO 2015 Mobile App (available in late March) on your device.
  • ARVO 2015 Mobile App
    Available in late March to seamlessly sync your schedule between the Online Planner and your personal device.

The Annual Meeting features five days of the most innovative and cutting-edge vision science in every facet of vision research, including:

  • Anatomy & Pathology/Oncology
  • Biochemistry/
    Molecular Biology
  • Clinical/Epidemiologic
  • Cornea
  • Eye Movements/
  • Genetics
  • Glaucoma
  • Immunology/Microbiology
  • Lens
  • Low Vision
  • Nanotechnology/Regenerative Medicine
  • Ophthalmic Imaging
  • Physiology/
  • Retina
  • Retinal Cell Biology
  • Visual Neuroscience
  • Visual Psychophysics/
    Physiological Optics 

The program includes:

  • Some 6,000 posters
  • Four symposia
  • Eight major lectures, including an opening and a closing keynote and lectures by ARVO awardees as well as the recipients of the prestigious Champalimaud Vision Award 
  • Special interest group sessions
  • Workshops
  • Social events and extensive networking opportunities
  • A 25,000 square-foot exhibit hall

Join us and be part of eye and vision research’s most influential meeting.

Other ways to view the program: 

  • Week-at-a-glance   
    Click on the dates at the top of the grid to view each day's schedule.

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