Meet the Committees

The World Glaucoma Congress is organized by the World Glaucoma Association (WGA).

Executive Committee

Neeru Gupta – President (Canada)
Fabian Lerner – Immediate Past President (Argentina)
Keith Martin – Past Past President (Australia)
Arthur Sit – Treasurer (USA)
Shan Lin – Executive Vice President (USA)
Kaweh Mansouri – Associate Executive Vice President (Switzerland)

Board of Governors

Makoto Aihara (Japan), Nkiru Kizor – Akaraiwe (Nigeria), Vijaya Lingam (India), Winifred Nolan (United Kingdom), Pradeep Ramulu (USA), Lisandro Sakata (Brazil), Ingeborg Stalmans (Belgium), Xinghuai Sun (China), Fotis Topouzis (Greece) and Anja Tuulonen (Finland)

Co-Chairs Program Planning Committee

Arthur Sit (USA) & Kaweh Mansouri (Switzerland)

Vice-Chairs Program Planning Committee

Tanuj Dada (India), Miriam Kolko (Denmark), Pradeep Ramulu (USA), Lisandro Sakata (Brazil)

Program Planning Committee Members

Leon Au (United Kingdom), Eytan Blumenthal (Israel), Yvonne Buys (Canada), Robert Casson (Australia), Ching-Yu Cheng (Singapore), Anthony Khawaja (United Kingdom), Steven Mansberger (United States), Sayoko Moroi (United States), Toru Nakazawa (Japan), Yvonne Ou (United States), Arsham Sheybani (United States), Chelvin Sng (Singapore), Min Hee Suh (South Korea), Andrew Tatham (United Kingdom), Susan Williams (South Africa) and Xiulan Zhang (China)

Hosting Societies

Italian Glaucoma Society (SIGLA)
Italian Association for the Study of Glaucoma (AISG)

Co-chairs Local Organizing Committee (Italy)

Stefano Gandolfi, President of the SIGLA
Stefano Miglior, President of the AISG

Local Organizing Committee Members (Italy)

Marco Nardi, Giorgio Marchini, Tommaso Salgarello, Ciro Costagliola, Beatrice Brogliatti, Roberto Carassa, Luciano Quaranta, Luca Rossetti

Wetlab / Surgical Courses Committee Co-chairs

Tarek Shaarawy (Switzerland) & Ziad Khoueir (Lebanon)

IMPORTANT DATES

Abstract submissions now open:
Deadline: January 16, 2023 (23:59 CET)

Early bird registration now open:
Deadline: April 3, 2023 (23:59 CEST)

Online registrations now open:
Deadline: June 27, 2023 (23:59 CEST)

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