In 2019, the RCOphth Annual Congress took place in Glasgow for the first time in 20 years. The Congress was hosted at SEC, Glasgow.  Futher information can be found here

Eponymous Lecturers

Edridge Green Lecture

Professor David Mackey, Managing Director of the Lions Eye Institute and Professor of Ophthalmology/ Director of the Centre for Ophthalmology & Visual Science at the University of Western Australia.


Duke Elder Lecture

Professor M Francesca Cordeiro, Professor of Ophthalmology at Imperial College London delivered the 2019 Duke Elder Lecture.


Keeler Lecture

Professor Robert MacLaren, Oxford Eye Hospital gave the Keeler Lecture.


OPTIC (UK) Lecture

Professor Anthony Moore, Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital gave the Optic UK Lecture.



Companies who exhibited at The RCOphth Congress 2019 last year were:

ABEHR, Alcon, Alimera Sciences

Allergan, Altacor, Altomed

Bausch & Lomb, Bayer, Birmingham Optical

Blink Medical, Butterflies Healthcare, Carleton

Chiesi, Daybreak medical, Eye News

Glaukos, Grafton, Graham Layton Trust

Haag-Streit, Heidelberg Engineering

Instinctive, Johnson & Johnson

Keeler, Kestrel, Leica

Litechnica, M.I.S.S. Mainline

Novartis, Nu-Vision, Ocusoft

Optos, Rayner, Santen

Santhera, SC Optic, Scope Ophthalmics

Sigmacon, Spectrum, Stat One

Thea, Topcon, Visufarma