Friday, September 6

4:00–9:00 PM | Registration & Badge Pickup

5:00–6:45 PM | Opening Session 

  • Welcome to Louisville! 

  • Surgical Video Competition 

  • MillennialEYE Live Quizzo 

  • Presentation of the 2019 Millennial Award   

  • Musical Performances

 6:45–9:00 PM | Evening Reception

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 

7:00–8:20 AM | Registration & Breakfast

7:00–8:20 AM | Breakfast With the Experts

  • What’s in a KOL?

  • Career Path Navigation

  • Practice Solutions

  • Surviving & Thriving in Training 

  • Physician Wellness 

  • Social Media Strategies 

  • Women in Medicine 

  • Talking to Patients About IOLs 

  • Money Matters for Young MDs 

  • Global Ophthalmology

8:20–8:50 AM | Break & Exhibits

8:55–9:45 AM | Case Files, Moderators Gary Wörtz, MD, and Uday Devgan, MD

  • Five Case Presentations: Routine Beginnings, Complex Endings

9:45­–10:30 AM | Tech Culture, Moderator Blake Williamson, MD, MPH

  • The Instagram Influence 

  • Stopping the Negative News Cycle on Refractive Surgery 

  • New Apps on Tap 

  • AI and Machine Learning: One Year Later

10:35–11:05 AM | Symposium, Sponsored by Glaukos

11:05 AM–12:05 PM | Practice Development, Moderator Priyanka Sood, MD

  • When a Product Dies 

  • The Physician MBA

  • Lessons in Leadership

  • Crafting a Company Culture

  • Wealth Creation for Young MDs

12:10–1:10 PM | Lunch Symposium, Sponsored by Alcon

1:15–2:15 | The Masters, Moderator Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD

  • Cataract

  • Refractive

  • Cornea

  • Glaucoma

  • Retina

2:15­–2:45 PM | Symposium, Sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision

2:45–3:00 PM | Break & Exhibits

3:00–4:30 PM | Wet Labs: MIGS

6:30–6:45 PM | Resident & Fellow Poster Presentations 

6:45–9:00 PM | Evening Reception

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

 6:30–8:30 AM | Registration & Breakfast

 7:00–8:30 AM | Residents & Fellows Breakfast Course, Sponsored by Allergan

  • MIGS: Burning Questions & Evolutions in Care | Open to All Attendees

 8:30–9:00 AM | Ophthalmology Off the Grid LIVE

 9:00–10:00 AM | Physician 2.0, Moderator Gary Wörtz, MD

  • Outside the White Coat: Physical Wellness 

  • Putting Yourself First 

  • The Human Connection in Medicine

  • Physicians on Capitol Hill 

  • Uncertainties in Fellowship & Beyond 

 10:05–10:35 AM | Break & Exhibits

 10:40–11:40 AM | Great Debates, Moderator Priyanka Sood, MD

 11:45 AM–1:15 PM | Wet Labs: Cataract, Refractive, and Diagnostic

 1:30 PM | Closing Remarks

 *Subject to change