Welcome to APVRS 2021!


Dear Friends and Colleagues,

On behalf of the Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society (APVRS), it is our greatest pleasure to invite you to the 14th APVRS Congress, which will be held virtually on December 11 – 12, 2021.

The APVRS is committed to promoting cutting-edge innovations and knowledge in the field of vitreo-retina. Despite the obstacles and uncertainties brought by the pandemic, our knowledge exchange, networking and collaboration should not be stopped. I am here proudly announcing that we are moving ahead in the new normal and presenting our first-ever 2-day weekend virtual congress!

In APVRS 2021 Virtual, you will be able to gain insight into the latest discoveries and innovations in the vitreoretinal field in the comfort of being safe at home. Echoing the theme “Beyond All Limits”, our world-class scientific contents will be available at your convenience beyond all time zone and geographical limits. This is the golden opportunity to explore the forefront of vitreo-retinal discoveries and connect with over 800 leading vitreo-retinal experts from all over the world amidst the pandemic!

Now is the time for unity, for all of us to embrace the unprecedented challenges and opportunities ahead, and to take one big step further in vitreo-retina field. We look forward to welcoming you to a rewarding and innovative virtual experience!

With Warmest Regards,

Chi-Chun Lai
Congress President, APVRS 2021 Virtual
President, Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Over the years, Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society (APVRS) has grown in stature and in scientific content as one of the key ophthalmology conferences in the Asia-Pacific region, attracting leading vitreoretinal specialists from around the world to share their knowledge and experience.

Despite of the challenges brought by the pandemic, APVRS is committed to continuing its platform for academic exchange relevant to vitreoretinal diseases. The APVRS 2021 Virtual Congress will introduce tailored user-friendly widgets helping delegates to adjust to our new virtual format.

The top-notch scientific program will be featured with live Q&A and panel discussions, where you will actively interact with some of the world-class vitreoretinal experts! All program content will also be available on-demand for three months after the congress. Delegates can attend all the sessions you want at your own pace and re-watch those most relevant to you.

The APVRS strives to promote the exchange of cutting-edge techniques therapies and research amidst the obstacles brought by COVID-19.

We are most delighted to offer special discount for group registration this year! If you are a first timer and are hesitating to join the congress, this will be the perfect time to experience a vitreoretinal congress without an overbearing amount of commitment.

Thank you very much for your time and support for APVRS, and see you in December!

With Warmest Regards,

Andrew Chang
Organizing Committee Chair, APVRS 2021 Virtual
Secretary-General, Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

The APVRS has been fully committed to promoting knowledge exchange and networking in the vitreo-retinal field. The APVRS 2021 Virtual will be another showcase of world-class scientific contents and delegates can even view it anytime and anywhere! Live Q&A and panel discussion will be featured in selected sessions, allowing delegates to interact and have their questions heard!

I am also most delighted to announce that our scientific committee is, once again, composed of top-notched ophthalmologists from the world. It is my great pleasure to welcome them on board, and our APVRS 2021 Virtual Congress will be a not-to-be-missed event filled with exceptional scientific contents in the vitreo-retinal field.

I am looking forward to seeing you online!

With Warmest Regards,

Paisan Ruamviboonsuk
Scientific Program Chair, APVRS 2021 Virtual
Scientific-Secretary, Asia-Pacific Vitreo-retina Society