It’s that time again for the annual Symposium and Congress for the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) & the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators (ASOA). Numerous PC clients will be hosting booths at the event, taking place between April 26th and 29th at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) in Boston, Massachusetts. The event is from 9 AM to 5 PM for the first three days, and 9 AM to 1 PM on the final day. Here’s what our clients are bringing to their booths:
Abbot Medical Optics is a leader in vision care with a long history of innovation and market-leading vision correction technologies. Abbott is offering a wide range of presentation topics with expert insights at their speaker’s forum. They will cover topics from outcomes in laser-cataract surgery, innovative refractive technologies and techniques for advanced outcomes with their premium IOLs in Booth # 732.
AcuFocus, on their first US exhibition, will have their newest product, the AcuTarget HD, a state-of-the-art diagnostic instrument designed to further optimize all cataract and refractive procedural outcomes and post- operative care, available for demo at Booth #1610.
Clarity, a company specializing in producing ocular medical devices that provide doctors with better pictures to aid diagnosis, can be found in Booth #962.
Endo Optiks, one of the leading companies providing devices for Microendoscopy in Ophthalmology, will be located in Booth #677.
Glaukos, a medical device company offering new methods and tools for treating Glaucoma, will be in Booth #1333.
Imprimis, focused on the development of novel drug formulations and drug delivery technologies, will continue its GoDropless(TM) campaign to inform ophthalmologists about dropless ophthalmic surgery and the company’s unique injectable compounded drug formulations from their location, Booth #1481.
Kala Pharmaceuticals is developing innovative medicines that have the unprecedented ability to rapidly and effectively penetrate mucosal barriers resulting in superior therapeutic efficacy and transformative treatment outcomes for patients. Company executives will be on site.
Lumenis, a healthcare company focused on bringing innovative energy-based technologies to the field ophthalmology and healthcare, will be in Booth 247.
Management Plus, a company providing management solutions to eye care and healthcare professionals, will be located in Booth #1611.
Nicox, a new international player in the ophthalmic market and nitric-oxide research, will be housed in Booth #1201.
Optovue, a company focused on commercializing innovative technologies and imaging modalities, will be housed in Booth #1551.
TearScience, a company dedicated to the treating the root cause of dry eye, will be found in Booth #463.
Topcon Medical, one of the leading providers in ophthalmic diagnostic equipment, will be located in Booth #1751.
Ocular Therapeutix, a company focused on the development of ophthalmic therapeutic products using its proprietary hydrogel technology, such as ocular sealant and drug-eluting punctum plugs, will be located in Booth #121.
Ophthalmic Women Leaders (OWL), a group of female ophthalmic professionals aiming for equal employment opportunities in the field, will also be present at the event.
The meeting is bigger than ever this year, and we at PC wish them luck in their discussions and advances!