22nd – 25th June, 2019


1st Optometry Conference

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A conference catering to the interests of students, faculties and practitioners. Be prepared for a lot of learning, fun and frolic, social and professional networking, showcasing of knowledge and skills, plus a lot more… We have thought of it all… ONLY for you!

  • A galaxy of national and international speakers and delegates

  • Plenary sessions and panel discussions on current trends

  • Workshops in various optometry specialties by expert team

  • National level quiz for optometry students

  • Exhibitors showcasing national and international products and instruments

  • Sponsor talks and seminars

  • Scientific Poster presentation

  • Gala dinner and DJ night

* OCI credits : 5 credit points for the conference dated 22nd and 23rd June and 3 credit points for each workshop.



Competition details

Fashion Show
Quiz
Dance
Poster Design
Open Mic



Registrations details

Students Practitioners
Early Bird 31st May, 2019 INR 2000/- INR 2500/-
From 1st June, 2019 INR 2500/- INR 3000/-
Workshops INR 1000/- INR 1500/-

Please download and fill up the excel sheet, pay the amount through NEFT and email the excel sheet plus NEFT receipt to Parvathi. For any clarifications to contact Parvathi - parvathiv@asco-india.org.

Mode of Payment - NEFT (*bank details given below)


Account name: Association of schools and colleges of Optometry

Bank: Bank of India

Branch: Mumbai (Main branch), Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400023

Account number: 000110110007390

IFSC: BKID0000001

Swift code: BKIDINBBBMB

( *You are requested to kindly intimate us via e-mail to parvathiv@asco-india.org as soon as the payment is released from your end. )

Spot Registration Charges:

Students INR 3000/-
Practitioners & Faculties INR 4000/-
Workshops: Students / Practitioners / Faculties INR 2000/- (per Workshop)

ASCON 2019 – International optometry conference

22nd June 2019 – 25th June 2019

22nd and 23rd – Optometry students, practitioners, faculties,

24th and 25th – Optometry faculties and administrative delegates from Universities across Europe, Israel and India



22nd June 2019

  • 08.00 AM – 9.00 AM

    Registrations

  • 09.00 AM – 10.00 AM

    Inauguration

  • 10.00 AM - 11.00 AM

    Myopia – how to arrest the marching devil

  • 11.00 AM – 11.30 AM

    Sponsor’s slot

  • 11.30 AM – 12.00 PM

    Tea Break

  • 12.00 PM – 1.00 PM

    Eyecare and technology – the latest happenings

  • 01.00 PM – 1.30 PM

    Sponsor’s slot

  • 01.30 PM – 2.45 PM

    Lunch

  • 03.00 PM – 6.30 PM

    Workshops 1 to 7 parallel sessions

  • 04.00 PM – 4.15 PM

    Tea break

  • 07.00 PM onwards

    Fashion show and DJ NITE

23nd June 2019

  • 08.00 AM – 9.00 AM

    Breakfast sessions

  • 09.00 AM - 10.30 AM

    Emerging trends in optometry – where the optometric world is heading – Perspective 2020

  • 10.30 AM – 11.00 AM

    Sponsor’s slot

  • 11.00 AM – 11.30 AM

    Tea break

  • 11.30 AM -12.30 PM

    Practice Management – all you wanted to know about entrepreneurship

  • 12.30 PM – 1.30 PM

    Quiz

  • 1.30 PM – 2.00 PM

    Valedictory function

  • 2.00 PM – 2.45 PM

    Lunch

  • 2.45 PM – 6.30 PM

    Workshops 1 to 7 parallel sessions

  • 4.00 PM - 4.15 PM

    Tea break 2

Optometry Education – Perspective 2020

Enabling Quality Eye Health

24th June 2019

  • 9.00 AM – 10.30 AM

    Optometry Education - A global perspective

  • 10.30 AM – 1.00 PM

    Getting the Optometry Faculty Ready for the Future

  • 2.00 PM – 3.00 PM

    Getting the Optometry Faculty Ready for the Future (contd)

  • 3.30 PM – 5.00 PM

    Structuring optometry learning outcomes

25th June 2019

  • 9.00 AM – 12. 30 PM

    Getting the optometry student ready for the future

  • 1.30 PM – 3.00 PM

    Optometry in India The Way Forward