ACVO Conference Schedule

November 6th-9th, 2019 (Tentative)

(Last Updated 9/9/2019)

Tuesday, November 5th
8:00am-5:00pm - Examination Committee Meeting
8:00am-5:00pm - ABVO Meeting

Wednesday, November 6th
8:00am-5:00pm - Exam, Residency, Credentials, Genetics, MOC Committee Meetings
8:00am-5:00pm - ACVO Board of Regents Meeting
11:00am-4:00pm - Exhibitor Registration and Set-up
3:00pm-8:00pm - Conference Registration
4:00pm-5:30pm - ACVO Teaching & Learning Meeting
6:00pm-8:00pm - ACVO & AVOT Welcome Reception with Exhibitors

Thursday, November 7th
7:00am-5:00pm - Conference Registration
7:00am-8:00am - Light Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:00am-5:15pm - Exhibit Hall Open
8:00am-9:00am - In-Depth Presentation - Corneal endothelial degeneration “new treatments for old diseases”
8:00am-5:00pm - General Session
10:15am-10:30am - Break with Exhibitors
11:00am-Noon - 50th Anniversary Founder’s Presentation/Video
12:00pm-1:30pm - ACVO Career Fair (all attendees welcome, lunch not provided)
12:00pm-1:30pm - Attendees Lunch on own
12:00pm-1:30pm - New Diplomates Lunch (by invitation)
12:30pm-2:00pm - Journal Editorial Lunch
1:30pm-2:30pm - In-Depth Speaker (during exotics session)
1:30pm-5:00pm - Exotics (concurrent session)
3:00pm-3:30pm - Break with Exhibitors (General Conference)
3:30pm-3:45pm - Break with Exhibitors (exotics session)
5:30pm-7:00pm - ACVO Vision for Animals Foundation Party
Time TBA - ACVO President’s Reception (by invitation)

Friday, November 8th
7:00am-4:00pm - Conference Registration
7:00am-8:00am - Light Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:00am-4:00pm - Exhibit Hall Open
7:00am-5:00pm - Poster Session
8:00am-Noon - Vitreous Society Meeting (concurrent session)
8:00am-12:30pm - General Session
10:00am-10:30am - Break with Exhibitors
12:30pm-1:30pm - Attendees Lunch on own
12:30pm-1:30pm - StokesRx’ Resident Lunch (by invitation)
1:30pm-3:30pm - ACVO Annual Meeting of Voting Members
1:30pm-4:30pm - Residents’ Workshop
3:30pm-4:30pm - ABVO Diplomates Meeting (immediately following ACVO Members meeting)
5:30pm-8:30pm - ACVO Beach-side Dinner (ticketed; final start/end time may vary)

Saturday, November 9th
6:30am-7:30am - Fun Run/Walk
7:00am-7:45am - Light Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:00am-4:00pm - Exhibit Hall Open
7:00am-4:00pm - Poster Session
7:00am-5:00pm - Conference Registration
7:45am-4:30pm - General Session
8:00am-5:00pm - General Practitioners’ Course (additional fee)
10:15am-10:45am - Break with Exhibitors
11:00am-Noon - Keynote Presentation - “Forgiveness” co-presentation
Noon-1:30pm - Attendees Lunch on own
Noon-1:00pm - General Practitioners’ Lunch
3:00pm-3:30pm - Break with Exhibitors (Exhibits close 4pm)
4:30pm-Close of General Conference

Sunday, November 10th
8:00am-Noon - Sunday Anesthesia Course (additional fee, plated breakfast included)

*Note, this schedule can change until September. Timing for the Manuscript Awards has not yet been finalized.