Dear Friends, Colleagues, and Industry Partners

Thank you very much for having joined us for the 33rd APACRS-SNEC 30th Anniversary virtual meeting.
This virtual meeting was a resounding success with over 1,800 attendees.
We are sure you have benefited tremendously from the rich and comprehensive scientific content put up by the APACRS and SNEC.
Thank you speakers, delegates, and industry partners for your support and contributions. We look forward to seeing everyone at next year’s 34th APACRS annual meeting!



Wing Kwong CHAN

Organizing Chairman

Tien Yin WONG

Medical Director

Mohamad ROSMAN

Organizing Chairman

Organized by:

Program Highlights



Dr Ike K. Ahmed will present the 2021 APACRS LIM Lecture at the Opening Ceremony of the 33rd APACRS annual meeting. Dr Ahmed is world-renowned for his skills and has been at the leading edge of novel treatments for glaucoma, cataract and lens implant surgery. He has done pioneering work in innovative glaucoma surgery, developing and coining the term minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) as a new genre of surgical approaches and devices.

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Masterclasses & Instructional Courses

Covering the hottest topics in ophthalmic surgery today such as Mastering Toric IOLs, IOL Fixation, Biometry, Refractive Surgery Complications, Phakic IOLs, Vitrectomy for Anterior Segment Surgeons, Managing Myopia Treatment, Managing Posterior Segment in Cataract Surgery, Managing Ocular Trauma and Managing MIGS.

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TOP GUN – Top Cataract Surgery Tips

This video session features some of the most renowned cataract surgeons, each offering a practical cataract surgery tip that surgeons can use immediately on their next visit to the operating theatre.

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APACRS Film Festival

The APACRS Film Festival promises to be both entertaining and educational, displaying new innovations and breakthroughs in ophthalmic surgery.

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Subspecialty Symposia

A series of symposia hosted by the Singapore National Eye Centre covering surgical and medical retina, neuro-ophthalmology, paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.

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Cornea Symposium

The Asia Cornea Society (ACS) is co-hosting a Cornea Symposium that will bring attendees to the cutting edge of the management and surgery of corneal diseases.

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Important Dates

  • 29 June 2021

    Deadline for Early Bird Registration

  • 30 – 31 July 2021

    33rd APACRS-SNEC 30th Anniversary Virtual Meeting

Affiliated Societies

Bangladesh Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (BSCRS)

Chinese Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (CSCRS)

Indonesian Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (INASCRS)

Intraocular Implant & Refractive Society of India (IIRSI)

Japanese Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (JSCRS)

Korean Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (KSCRS)

Malaysian Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (MSCRS)

Philippine Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (PSCRS)

Thai Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (THSCRS)

Vietnam Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (VSCRS)

American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)

European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)

Participating Society

Asia Cornea Society (ACS)

Accreditation for Continuing Education

Continuing Medical Education (CME)
Accredited by the Singapore Medical Council for 8 CME points (Category 1B).

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)
Accredited by the Singapore Nursing Board for 8 CNE points.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
Accredited by the Singapore Optometrists and Opticians Board for 15 CPE points.





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