The call for abstracts for the next annual conference of the European Academy of Optometry and Optics is now open!

The conference will take place on 11-14 May 2023, in Poznań, Poland, and will take advantage of the importance of 2020 for the eye health community, to focus on “Eyecare in the changing world”.

The conference is jointly organized by the European Academy of Optometry and Polish Association of Optometry.

We look forward to welcoming a record number of researchers and professionals to discuss, and share the latest research, education and clinical practice in optometry, optics and dispensing, and vision science.


Deadline and decission:
The submission window is open until Monday 28th December 2022 (midnight CET). Authors should expect a decision by the end of January 2023

Submission platform:
You can submit your abstract here

Abstract topics

To fit with the conference theme, “Eyecare in the changing world”, we look forward to receiving abstracts or content related, but not restricted to this topic. We also welcome any topic or content that can provide delegates with information they can apply to practice and discuss with colleagues. Work that has the potential to help colleagues, at a national, regional and global international level in their professional development will also be taken into consideration.
This could be new research, clinical findings, new technology/developments in visual assessment, novel ideas for how to move patients through the healthcare system, educational topics, or anything else that represents an issue and how to help resolve it.
Please note that only abstracts adhering to the guidelines, with the required format and content will be considered for review and inclusion in the program.

Abstract categories are:

  • Scientific or Research
  • Clinical
  • Optical
  • Educational

The format can be for either a poster / oral presentation or for a workshop.

Abstracts should be maximum 350 words in length, and should be structured in the following ways, based on their type of content:

Scientific or Research-led abstracts: Purpose, Method, Results*, and Conclusion**

Clinical abstracts: Clinical topic, Content or case presentation, Actions taken, Recommendations/Conclusions**

Educational abstracts: Educational topic or area, Content, Results, Recommendations/Conclusions**

Optical abstracts: Optical topic, Content, Results, Conclusions**

* Research results are expected to be accompanied by proper statistical analysis and relevant numerical results.
** Conclusions should be supported by the results presented in the abstract.

For more detailed information on how to submit your abstract, please consult:
• Guidelines for oral and poster presentations - PDF

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