Join us throughout the week at social events for networking and enjoying downtime with your colleagues.
Saturday, May 2
ARVO Foundation Gala
Held the evening before the opening of the ARVO Annual Meeting, over 500 members and friends of ARVO join together for a semi-formal dinner and celebration to honor individuals and organizations who have shown dedication to the ARVO Foundation and its mission. This fun evening among colleagues is a great start to the ARVO week. Ticket purchase required.
Sunday, May 3
A block party at Camden Yards
7 – 10pm
333 W. Camden Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Always a popular event, this year's Sunday Social features games, music, and more at the Orioles Park at Camden Yards.
Saturday: Pick up or purchase tickets in the registration area of the Baltimore Convention Center.
Sunday: Pick up and purchase tickets in ARVO Central
12th Annual Women in Eye and Vision Research (WEAVR) Luncheon
Speaker: Katherine A. High, MD, Co-founder, Spark Therapeutics
1:15 – 2:45pm
The annual Women in Eye and Vision Research (WEAVR) Luncheon, a fundraising event for the ARVO Foundation, takes place on Monday of the Annual Meeting. Over 500 attendees enjoy networking together over lunch and hear a powerful keynote presentation. Proceeds benefit women in the visual sciences. Everyone is welcome to attend. Ticket purchase required.
Members-in-Training are invited to join us in honoring 2020 travel and research grant recipients. Please come and mingle with your colleagues, make new acquaintances and meet members of the ARVO Board of Trustees.
Wednesday, May 6
ARVO Classical Concert
8 – 10pm
Be sure to attend another ARVO classic. ARVO members perform some of the best-known classical selections at this popular concert event. Sit back, relax and enjoy the chamber music.
No admission fee.
ARVO Karaoke Night
9pm – 12am
Frank and Nic's West End Grille
511 W. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Show your vocal talents or cheer on your favorite performer at ARVO's annual Karaoke Night! Come out for light snacks, great drinks and an awesome time! Cash bar and light snacks provided. You must be 21 years or older to attend this event.
Cost: $10.00 (includes admission and one drink)
Registration for the ARVO Annual Meeting is required to attend this event. Tickets for Karaoke Night can be purchased online or onsite Saturday - Wednesday (depending upon availability).
Saturday: Pick up or purchase tickets in the registration area of Baltimore Convention Center.
Sunday - Thursday: Pick up and purchase tickets in ARVO Central
Thursday, May 7
San Francisco Travel Welcomes ARVO 2021 Kick-Off Reception
2 – 3pm
Join ARVO and San Francisco Travel as we look forward to the ARVO 2021 Annual Meeting, May 2 – 6. All are welcome to join!