FAQ

Last updated: April 20, 2020


Meeting Format and Content

  • What is the new Retina Society 2020 VR meeting format and content?

    The Retina Society 2020 VR will be a digital platform including

    • Dynamic Retina Society 2020 VR live presentations, panels, debates
    • High quality Retina Society 2020 VR 24/7 on-demand scientific content
    • Interactive Retina Society 2020 VR Retina Ecosystem Exhibition

  • What will Retina Society 2020 VR live events include?
    Retina Society 2020 VR Live events will be dynamic live stream events with Retina Society 2020 VR Live Interesting Case and Surgical Video Panels with interactive discussion and debate, Retina Society 2020 VR Live Hot Topics Panels, Retina Society 2020 VR Live Special Symposia and Interviews during two consecutive evenings, exact times pending. Due to time limitations with live stream events, scientific content will also be available on-demand.
  • What will Retina Society 2020 VR 24/7 on-demand content include?
    Retina Society 2020 VR 24/7 will be on-demand and feature Retina Society Member, Sponsored Guests and Fellows narrated videos, PowerPoint / Keynote and Poster presentations. These presentations will be uploaded to the Retina Society 2020 VR Platform this summer (dates pending) for on-demand scientific and educational content for registered meeting attendees.
  • What will the Retina Society 2020 VR Retina Ecosystem Exhibition include?
    Retina Society 2020 VR Retina Ecosystem Exhibition will connect attendees with our retina ecosystem partners and showcase the latest interventions, innovations and technologies.
  • Who may register for Retina Society 2020 VR?
    Retina Society 2020 VR registration will be open to all MDs and physicians-in-training and not restricted to Retina Society members only.

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Abstract Submissions

  • Who may submit abstracts?
    Members of the Retina Society, their sponsored guests and Fellows-in-Training sponsored by a member.
  • What is the deadline for abstracts submissions?
    Monday, May 18, 2020
  • What types of presentations will be featured in Retina Society 2020 VR?
    See above
  • Will all submitted abstracts, posters, interesting cases and surgical videos be considered?
    Yes
  • Will posters be included in the virtual program?
    Yes
  • Will there still be an Interesting Cases/Video program?
    Yes
  • How will submissions be evaluated?
    Retina Society 2020 VR Program Committee review
  • How will Retina Fellowship Award submissions be evaluated?
    Retina Society 2020 VR Fellowship Award Committee review
  • Will there be Q&A and interactive discussions?
    We are tentatively planning Q&A and interactive discussion during Retina Society 2020 VR

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Registration and CME Credit

  • How can I register for Retina Society 2020 VR
    Online—meeting link to come, stay tuned
  • Will nonmembers, residents and fellows be able to register for Retina Society 2020 VR?
    Yes
  • Will there be a fee to access the Retina Society 2020 VR presentations?
    Not for MDs
  • Will Retina Society 2020 VR offer CME credits?
    Yes
  • How will I access the online presentations?
    Retina Society 2020 VR meeting link.
  • Will Retina Society 2020 VR Retina Ecosystem Exhibition be available during virtual sessions?
    Yes
  • Who do I contact with questions?
    judy@Retinasociety.org

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Exhibitor Partners

  • Will there be exhibiting opportunities during the Retina Society 2020 VR?
    Yes
  • What is the cancellation policy for Retina Society Exhibitors who have already registered for the NYC meeting and not Retina Society 2020 VR?
    All current exhibitors are eligible to receive a full refund of booth rental fees should they choose to cancel.
  • Can Retina Society 2020 VR Retina Ecosystem Exhibition partners attend Retina Society 2020 VR Live?
    Yes to registered exhibitors

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Hotel Reservations

  • What happens to my hotel reservation if previously reserved for NYC Intercontinental Barclay?
    Refund by hotel once meeting rescheduled

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