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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.

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 during the 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 2021 programme and BEC Conference and Abstract Booklet to view the 2021 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: TBC

Time: Summer 2022

What delegates said about BEC 2021

Booking details

Hi there keen bean! Registration for BEC 2022 has not opened just yet. Make sure to check back later.

Why not follow us on Twitter to stay up to date: @BelfastEyeCon

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: TBC

ePoster Gallery

Please have a look at the fantastic ePoster presentations from BEC 2021.

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