Summer Symposium


2018 Summer Symposium

Save The Date And Register Now!

Women in Ophthalmology (WIO) is pleased to invite you to attend its 2018 Summer Symposium, which will take place in Ponte Vedra, Florida, August 16 – 19, 2018.

The WIO Summer Symposium offers something unique that no other meeting does: A curated meeting for women offering the best of the best content in all subjects of importance to women ophthalmologists.  Nowhere else will attendees find so many dynamic speakers and specialized educational content in a collegial atmosphere designed specifically for women. This is a must-attend event!

Schedule At-A-Glance

Women in Ophthalmology’s Summer Symposium Preliminary Program is available to download to assist with your planning.
Check out our amazing schedule for the 2018 Summer Symposium.

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 Summer Symposium Registration

Registration for the 2018 Summer Symposium is now open! Take advantage of the Early Registration discounts and reserve your space today.

Registration TypeEarly Registration
(until June 15)
Standard Registration
(June 16 – August 9)
Late and On-Site Registration
(Beginning August 10)
One Day Registration$150$150$175
Guest (Adult)$200$200$225
(Child 12 and under)
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2018 Summer Symposium Major Sponsors

Women in Ophthalmology extends a sincere thanks to this year’s conference supporters, exhibitors and advertisers.  The following reflects our major Summer Symposium sponsors:

Diamond Sponsor

Aerie Pharmaceutical

Platinum Sponsor:

Johnson & Johnson Vision

Gold Sponsor:


Bronze Sponsors:


EyePoint Pharmaceuticals

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

New World Medical


Official Media Partner:

Ocular Surgery News

Summer Symposium Lodging

The Ponte Vedra Inn and Club provides the perfect environment for professional development and networking. The property is located in Ponte Vedra Beach Florida, which is a seaside community, located just 18 miles southeast of downtown Jacksonville and 26 miles north of St. Augustine.

WIO has secured a discounted rate for all Summer Symposium registrants. The rates are as follows:

  • Deluxe Oceanview Guest Rooms – $249/night
  • Golfview Guest Rooms – $209/night

There is a resort fee per night that has also been discounted to $24/night. The room block ends July 16, 2018.

To reserve your room, call (888) 839-9145 or click here. Note the online link will provide registration for August 16 – 19, 2018, only. If you would like to extend your stay, please call to make your reservations.

Exhibit & Corporate Support

Women in Ophthalmology offers numerous exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities for organizations to reach a targeted group of women ophthalmologists, residents and fellows. As a sponsor and/or exhibitor, your company will be recognized for your support of women in ophthalmology.

To learn more, download our WIO Sponsorship & Exhibitor Prospectus 2018 with Form.

Contact our Headquarters Office at 303-339-0070 with any questions that you may have.

2017 Summer Symposium

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Summer Symposium!