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The 7th International Conference on Ocular Infections 2015

Fira de Barcelona | Gran Via # | Barcelona, SPAIN
From 250 to 450 EUR
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Title: The 7th International Conference on Ocular Infections 2015
Specialty: Ophthalmology
Dates: From Sep, 3, 2015 to Sep, 4, 2015
Location: Barcelona, SPAIN
Type: Conference
Registration Cost: From 250 to 450 EUR
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Event Venue:

Fira de Barcelona | Gran Via #

Fira de Barcelona has two large venues that are ranked among the most important in Europe: Montjuïc and Gran Via.
Overall, they have over 400,000 m2 exhibition floor space, spread over 14 pavilions and two congress centres. They are equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructures and provide a full portfolio of trade fair services that can be adapted to the needs of exhibitors, organisers and visitors. Both venues host around 500 events every year, from important trade shows and national and international congresses to conferences, meetings and all sorts of corporate, social, cultural and leisure functions. They are versatile spaces, which combine tradition and the avant-garde, located in one of the most modern European cities: the best place for business.
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Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Transportation Guide:


Barcelona International Airport (also known as El Prat de Llobregat Aeropuerto de Barcelona) is situated 13 km South West of the city center.

Train (RENFE)

The train service between the airport and the city centre (Paseo de Gracia) runs from 06:00 to 22:30 (direction Barcelona) and from 5:20 to 22:50 (airport direction). There is one train every 30 minutes and the travel time is 25 minutes.  Approximate cost: € 3.80.

Express Bus (Aerobús):

The bus service between the airport and the city centre (Plaza Cataluña) runs from 06:00 to 01:00 on working days and from 6:30 to 1:00 during the weekends (Barcelona direction), and from 5:30 to 00:15 on working days and from 6:00 to 00:30 during the weekends (airport direction). There is one bus every 8 minutes and the travel time is 30 minutes. Approximate cost: € 5.90.


The journey to the CCIB takes about 20 minutes. Fees change according to the time of day. Nightime fees: working days from 21:00 to 7:00 and weekends and bank holidays from 00:00 to 24:00 Daytime fees: from 07:00 to 21:00  Cost: approx € 30. There is an additional cost for entry /exit from the airport and for carrying luggage.

Event Overview
Welcome message:

Dear Colleague,

Ocular infections are a pervasive threat and remain a leading cause of global blindness.  Infections of the eye continue to challenge clinicians around the world with making an accurate, rapid diagnosis, as well as, provision of optimal therapy given the emergence of spread of antimicrobial resistance. We are pleased that the 7th International Conference on Ocular Infections will be held at the Fira de Barcelona, in Barcelona Spain from September 3-4, 2015, bringing experts from around the world providing the latest clinical and basic research advances to help meet these challenges.

With this venue and forum we are looking to expand participation from delegates in related disciplines such as bioinformatics, biostatistics, epidemiology, microbiology, molecular biology, pharmacology, systemic infection, and others to diversify and enrich the discussions on ocular infections.

We are also pleased to announce ICOI 2015 will be held association with the ESCRS Congress (The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons), to be held in the same venue 5 – 9 September, 2015

We are hopeful that you will be able to join us for this exciting and extraordinary event and thank you in advance for your interest and active participation and look forward to welcoming you to the 7th International Conference on Ocular Infections.


Joseph Frucht-Pery

Thematology / Presented Topics:
  • Unraveling the Contact Lens-Associated Microbial Keratitis Epidemics
  • Antimicrobial Resistance: Strategies for Survival and Prevention
  • The Revolution in Ocular Imaging for Real-time Diagnosis of Eye Infections
  • The Latest Clinical Updates on External Infections, Keratitis, Endo-ophthalmitis, Uveitis and Retinitis
  • Epidemiology, Microbiology, Pharmacology and Drug Delivery
  • Advances in Antimicrobial Agent Research & Development
  • Ocular Microbiology Laboratory Techniques
  • New Anti-Infectives
  • Novel Drug Delivery
  • Global Health – The Problem of Infectious Blindness
  • Immune aspects of Infectious Disease
  • Bacterial and viral conjunctivitis
  • Cellulitis
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Choroiditis
  • Ocular Infections
  • Inflammation
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease
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Fira de Barcelona – Gran Via 

Av. Joan Carles I, 64

08908 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat

Barcelona, Spain

ICOI 2015 will be held in association with ESCRS 2015 , which will be held in the same venue 5  – 9  September 2015

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Abstract body is limited to 300 words.

Tables must be created in the system directly and cannot be added as an attachment.

Each cell has to be copied into the system separately.

When copying text into the abstract form, please note the following:

Special characters will not be copied properly.

To insert special characters please use the “Insert Character” icon.

Text formatting is removed when copying the text.

To keep the formatting, please use the “Insert Formatting” drop-down menu as follows:

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Note to all E-Poster submitters:

The abstracts accepted for poster presentation will be presented as E-posters (Electronic poster presentation).

Once your E-posters abstracts are accepted, you will be asked to submit them also as a PPT file (if you haven’t already done so).

Note that these presentations are limited to 6 slides and will be converted to PDF, so please do not include any transitions between slides.

All abstracts have been forwarded for the Scientific Committee’s review. If an abstract is accepted, the presenting author must register.

Authors who submit an abstract but fail to register for by 31 July, 2015 run the risk of having their abstracts withdrawn

Letters of acceptance will be sent. If you have not received any notification, please contact the secretariat:

The abstracts accepted for poster presentation will be presented as E-posters (Electronic poster presentation)

Abstract submission deadline 2015-06-30
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General Info

Take this unique opportunity to join the ICOI 2015 Conference and to effectively reach hundreds of the world’s leading international medical professionals.

A full range of sponsorship options has been created to allow each company the opportunity to showcase their organization as it best suits their needs and budget and to have a full access to all networking benefits.

The ICOI Exhibition will take place 3 – 4 September 2015 and will be a joint exhibition of ICOI, WCPOS and EuCornea Conferences.


To find out how you can become involved in this exciting opportunity, please contact

Yaniv Rosenfeld: Industry Liaison, Paragon Group

18, Avenue Louis-Casai

1209 Geneva, Switzerland

Tel: +41 (0) 22 533 0948

Fax: +41 (0) 22 580 2953


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Paragon Group ParagonGroup

Tel: +41 22 5330 948

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