NOVEMBER 23(WED) – 25(FRI) BANGKOK, THAILAND

CONGRESS DATE 23-25 November 2022
CONGRESS DATE 23-25 November 2022

VENUE

Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC)

Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC)

60 Ratchadaphisek Rd, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand

60 Ratchadaphisek Rd, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand

Early-Bird Registration Deadline 30 September  2022
Early-Bird Registration Deadline
30 September  2022

President of Asia Cornea Society

SHIGERU KINOSHITA, MD, PhD

  • Professor and Chair of Frontier Medical Science and Technology for Ophthalmology at Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan

Secretary General of Asia Cornea Society

DONALD TAN, MD

  • Arthur Lim Professor at the SNEC and Duke-NUS Medical School Partner and Senior Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Eye & Retina Surgeons (ERS), Camden Medical Centre, Singapore

President of Asia Cornea Society

SHIGERU KINOSHITA, MD, PhD

  • Professor and Chair of Frontier Medical Science and Technology for Ophthalmology at Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan

Secretary General of Asia Cornea Society

DONALD TAN, MD

  • Arthur Lim Professor at the SNEC and Duke-NUS Medical School Partner and Senior Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Eye & Retina Surgeons (ERS), Camden Medical Centre, Singapore

Vilavun Puangsricharern, MD

Congress President, The 8th Asia Cornea Society Biennial Scientific Meeting (ACS 2022)

Vilavun Puangsricharern, MD

Congress President, The 8th Asia Cornea Society Biennial Scientific Meeting (ACS 2022)

WELCOME MESSAGE

WELCOME MESSAGE

Dear colleagues,

It is my great pleasure to welcome you on behalf of the Cornea and Refractive Surgery Society of Thailand (CRST) and the Cornea Surgery Interest Group of Thailand (CSIG).

I am glad to invite all the eminent scientists, academicians, young researchers, and students from all over the world to attend the 8th Asia Cornea Society Biennial Scientific Meeting (ACS 2022) which will be held in conjunction with the 11th Asian Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Congress (ASNOS 2022) and the 48th Annual Meeting of Royal College of Ophthalmologists of Thailand.

The joint conference is going to take place in person during November 23rd-25th, 2022 in Bangkok Thailand. The ACS is held biennially in the Asia region and brings together clinicians, scientists, students, and other health practitioners from the Ophthalmology field, focusing on Cornea and refractive surgery. The three-day program provides a platform for delegates to collaborate and share experiences, knowledge, and research results while learning about world best practices and the recent innovations helping us overcome clinical medicine and surgery challenges.
I am ready to serve you post COVID-19 pandemic to build our strong and rich collaboration.

I am tremendously pleased to welcome all of you in Bangkok. I hope you will join us to make the ACS 2022 a memorable event!

Dear colleagues, It is my great pleasure to welcome you on behalf of the Cornea and Refractive Surgery Society of Thailand (CRST) and the Cornea Surgery Interest Group of Thailand (CSIG). I am glad to invite all the eminent scientists, academicians, young researchers, and students from all over the world to attend the 8th Asia Cornea Society Biennial Scientific Meeting (ACS 2022) which will be held in conjunction with the 11th Asian Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Congress (ASNOS 2022) and the 48th Annual Meeting of Royal College of Ophthalmologists of Thailand. The joint conference is going to take place in person during November 23rd-25th, 2022 in Bangkok Thailand. The ACS is held biennially in the Asia region and brings together clinicians, scientists, students, and other health practitioners from the Ophthalmology field, focusing on Cornea and refractive surgery. The three-day program provides a platform for delegates to collaborate and share experiences, knowledge, and research results while learning about world best practices and the recent innovations helping us overcome clinical medicine and surgery challenges. I am ready to serve you post COVID-19 pandemic to build our strong and rich collaboration. I am tremendously pleased to welcome all of you in Bangkok. I hope you will join us to make the ACS 2022 a memorable event!

AWARD WINNERS AND PLENARY SPEAKERS

AWARD WINNERS AND PLENARY SPEAKERS
2022 Asia Cornea Foundation Medal

Anthony J. Aldave, MD

  • Stein Eye Institute, University of California, USA
2022 Saiichi Mishima Award

Winston Whei Yang Kao, PhD

  • University of Cincinnati, USA
2022 AEBA Award

Minguita Padilla, MD

  • Eye Bank Foundation of The Philippines, Philippines

Sophie Deng, MD, PhD

  • Stein Eye Institute, University of California, USA

Prashant Garg, MD

  • L V Prasad Eye Institute, India

Johan A. Hutauruk, MD

  • Jakarta Eye Center, Indonesia

Welcome to Bangkok!

Welcome to Bangkok!

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is a city of very much entertainment and fun. It has everything the modern traveler enjoys and interests. With wide range of accommodation, traveler can moderate the budget for rent from guesthouses to world-class hotels. Also, the food – Thai cuisine with the base flavors – spicy, sour, sweet and salty on every regional Thai and international dishes, is famous. For instance, Tom Yum Soup (Hot & Sour Soup), Som Tum (Papaya Salad), Pad Thai (Stir fired rice noodle) and Gang Kiew Wan (Green Curry), perhaps Bangkok has got to be one of the best-value dining destinations in the world.

As Thailand is a region hub, Bangkok has become one of the most important cities in the region. Banking, telecommunications, internet services and facilities are efficient and reliable in Bangkok. With the public transportation called BTS (Sky train), MRT (Subway), Airport Rail Link (Express and commuter rail from Suvarnabhumi Airport to central Bangkok) alongside the roads and high ways / express ways, travelling around Bangkok is now as convenient as travelling in any major city.

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is a city of very much entertainment and fun. It has everything the modern traveler enjoys and interests. With wide range of accommodation, traveler can moderate the budget for rent from guesthouses to world-class hotels. Also, the food – Thai cuisine with the base flavors – spicy, sour, sweet and salty on every regional Thai and international dishes, is famous. For instance, Tom Yum Soup (Hot & Sour Soup), Som Tum (Papaya Salad), Pad Thai (Stir fired rice noodle) and Gang Kiew Wan (Green Curry), perhaps Bangkok has got to be one of the best-value dining destinations in the world.

As Thailand is a region hub, Bangkok has become one of the most important cities in the region. Banking, telecommunications, internet services and facilities are efficient and reliable in Bangkok. With the public transportation called BTS (Sky train), MRT (Subway), Airport Rail Link (Express and commuter rail from Suvarnabhumi Airport to central Bangkok) alongside the roads and high ways / express ways, travelling around Bangkok is now as convenient as travelling in any major city.

IMPORTANT DATES

Registration Opens

1 July 2022

Abstract Submission Opens

1 July 2022

Abstract Submission Deadline

15 September 2022

Notification of Acceptance

16 September 2022

Early-Bird Registration Deadline

31 October 2022

Event Date

23-25 November 2022