2017 Exhibitor Invitation
We invite you to exhibit at the 2017 Summer Symposium, held August 11-13, 2017 at the Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, California.
About the 2017 Summer Symposium: The WIO Summer Symposium provides solid scientific and practice management education, leadership programs and an environment that welcomes family and friends of all genders and generations. The Summer Symposium audience is made up of clinicians, researchers and other professionals who are engaged in the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases.
Exhibitor Perks: You are invited to participate in every element of the program. Exhibits are placed prominently in the breakfast and lunch area where all breaks and meals are served. Exhibitors are encouraged to dine with the attendees, participate in the leadership sessions and join the afternoon networking activities. This extended participation creates deep and long-lasting relationships that are not easy to obtain at large, traditional meetings. View the 2017 Exhibitor and Sponsorship Prospectus.pdf
To be an exhibitor at the 2017 Summer Symposium, please complete and submit the 2017 Exhibitor Application to WIO.Download the 2017 Exhibitor Application
Shipping Items to Summer Symposium? Use the below address to ship supplies to the Rancho Bernardo Inn:
Your name and Company
Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium
Rancho Bernardo Inn
17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive
San Diego, CA 92128
Women in Ophthalmology (WIO) gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the following 2017 exhibitors. Their support allows WIO to continue to fulfill its mission to enhance and improve the professional environment for women.
Alcon is the global leader in eye care. As a division of Novartis, we discover new ways to enhance sight and improve people’s lives. We have done this successfully for 70 years, through innovative products, partnerships with eye care professionals and programs that create greater access to quality eye care.
Alimera Sciences (Nasdaq: ALIM), a pharmaceutical company that specializes in the research, development and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, manufactures ILUVIEN® (fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant) 0.19mg. ILUVIEN is commercially available in the US. ILUVIEN is approved in seventeen European countries and commercially available in the United Kingdom, Germany and Portugal.
Bausch + Lomb
Bausch + Lomb, a Valeant Pharmaceutical international, Inc. company, is a leading global eye health organization that is solely focused on protecting, enhancing, and restoring people’s eyesight. Our businesses include ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, contact lenses, lens care products, and ophthalmic surgical devices and instruments. We develop, manufacture and market products in more than 100 countries.
The eyes speak, they tell a story. As the only luxury brand exclusively focused on the eyes, blinc’s passion is to beautify their message. By constantly innovating unique technologies such as the world’s first tube-forming mascara, peel-able eyeliner and eyebrow mousse, blink is redefining how cosmetics should perform.
Manufacturer of natural, scientifically proven products and therapies for dry eye relief. Line includes three levels of moist heat compressing, nighttime shelter, daytime moisture chambers and full line of tea tree based eyelid and facial cleaners. Made in USA. Visit www.eyeeco.com for more information.
G.S. Innovations provides a variety of healthcare solutions to many different industries. We work on developing and identifying the best medical care to help diverse professional groups overcome their challenges.
Glaukos® Corporation is an ophthalmic medical technology company located in Laguna Hills, California, that is dedicated to researching and developing micro-technologies to improve glaucoma therapy and has developed the iStent® Trabecular Micro-Bypass Stent. The FDA-approved iStent® is intended to reduce IOP in patients with mid-to-moderate open-angle glaucoma.
For over 150 years, Haag-Streit has been a leading provider of medical equipment for ophthalmologists. This experience institutes a solid groundwork for the development, design, and production of our unparalleled medical instruments and equipment. We set the standard for precision mechanics and innovative technology with an emphasis on usability and functionality.
Johnson & Johnson Vision
Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to improving and restoring sight for patients worldwide. Since debuting the world’s first disposable soft contact lens in 1987, it has been helping patients see better through their world-leading ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses portfolio. In 2017, Johnson & Johnson invested further in eye health by expanding into cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery (LASIK) and consumer eye health. Serving more than 60 million patients a day across 103 countries, Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to helping more people in more places improve or restore their sight. Dual headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, and Santa Ana, California, Johnson & Johnson Vision has more than 8,400 employees worldwide.
Since 1962, KeraLink International (formally Tissue Banks International) has been a global leader in corneal transplantation. Our singular mission is to reverse corneal blindness globally through transplantation, innovation, and partnerships. Much of our work is technical, but underlying all of our efforts is deep respect for the remarkable, selfless gift of tissue donation and a steadfast commitment to honor this gift.
Lions VisionGift provides high quality ocular tissue for transplantation, research and education. LVG honors the gift of donation by being an industry leader in scientific publications, corneal processing techniques, e.g. patient ready DMEK, halo sterile grafts, etc. and customized research preservation and dissection protocols, as well as providing exemplary customer service.
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is an industry leader in providing specialty biopharmaceutical products used in the treatment of autoimmune and rare disease specialty areas, respiratory therapies, pain and related conditions, and diagnostic procedures. The company’s segments include branded medicines and devices and generic drugs. Visit www.mallinckrodt.com to learn more.
MST manufactures and provide innovative products for anterior segment surgery, including the following popular products: Allegro Single Use, Silicone I/A, High quality single use Packer/Chang IOL cutters and 25q Ahmed Micro-Graspers. Dewey Radius Phaco Tips, Seibel Capsulorhexis Forceps, Malyvqin Ring 2.0, MST Iris Hooks, MST capsule Reactors.
New World Medical, Inc.
Novartis: Alcon Pharmaceuticals
Alcon Pharmaceuticals is dedicated to changing the Eye Care landscape through a focus on science, innovation and leadership, and by developing a portfolio designed to address unmet patient needs. We are committed to long-term investments in research and development in order to advance the treatment of patients around the world.
Since 1986 OCuSOFT, most recognized for its #1 Doctor Recommended Brand of Eyelid Cleansers, has served the ophthalmic community with a unique selection of brands including OCuSOFT Lid Scrub Eyelid Cleansers, Retaine MGD Tears and the Zoria Skin Care line of products for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers.
Omeros is a Seattle-based biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing, and commercializing small-molecule and protein therapeutics. Its first FDA-approved products is Omidria® (phenyleohrine and ketotolac inhection) 1%/0.3% for use during lens replacement surgery. Omeros’ pipeline includes six clinical-stage programs, a diverse group on preclinical programs, and two drug discovery platforms.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Regeneron is a leading science and technology company that delivers life-transforming medicines for serious diseases. Founded by physician-scientists nearly 30 years ago, our science-driven approach has resulted in six FDA-approved medicines and numerous product candidates in a range of diseases, including asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases. In addition to the medicines, some innovations include the VelociSuite® technologies, world-class manufacturing operations, one of the largest human genetics sequencing efforts in the world and rapid response technologies being used for global good.
SightLife Surgical provides comprehensive services for corneal surgeons including corneal tissue, devices, reimbursement consulting and advocacy. We’re driving systemic change, enabling innovation and access to corneal care.
Sun Ophthalmic is re-energizing eye care. We are a US division of Sun Pharma, a global specialty pharmaceutical corporation with operations in over 150 countries. We focus on your needs as a professional, offering support so you can focus on your patients and discover a brighter future in eye care.