Meeting info


The ARVO Annual Meeting is the premiere gathering for eye and vision scientists at all career stages, students, and those in affiliated fields to share the latest research findings and collaborate on innovative solutions. The 2022 Meeting features both in-person and worldwide virtual participation options. Attendees will have opportunities to network with colleagues and industry thought-leaders. Join our community in Denver, Colo. (May 1 – 4) and online everywhere (May 11 – 12).

Accelerating Discovery through Team Science

The theme of the 2022 Annual Meeting speaks to how great challenges in vision science can be overcome by collaboration and free sharing of ideas within interdisciplinary teams.

The Meeting will be hosted May 1 - 4, 2022 in Denver, Colo., and virtually May 11 - 12 (includes access to all sessions).

Abstract submission is open through Jan. 7, 2022.

Meeting registration and hotel blocks open Dec. 13.

Safety protocols

ARVO and the Colorado Convention Center are committed to the health and well-being of our attendees, exhibitors, staff and meeting contractors.

  • Attendees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. (Exemptions will not be permitted)
  • Rooms will be set to allow for social distancing and cleaned between sessions.
  • Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the convention center.

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We look forward to a safe return to coming together in person for ARVO 2022.