• Annual Meeting Attendance Figures

      2019
    San
    Francisco
    2018
    Chicago
    2017
    New
    Orleans
    2016
    Chicago
    2015
    Las Vegas
    2014
    Chicago
    Domestic Physicians 7,863 8,690 8,105 8,444 9,111 8,277
    International Physicians 4,267 4,260 3,728 5,308 6,373 5,276
    Health Professionals 2,103 2,283 2,281 2,361 2,821 2,328
    Spouses/Guests 1,300 1,174 1,284 1,395 1,801 1,323
    Exhibitors 7,125 7,742 7,473 7,922 8,249 7,430
    Total Attendance 22,658 24,149 22,871 25,430 28,355 24,634
    No. of Exhibiting Companies 499 537 537 560 585 620
    Square Feet of Exhibit Space 217,500 224,900 233,300 238,700 238,400 240,000

    Subspecialty Day Attendance Figures

      2019
    San
    Francisco
    2018
    Chicago
    2017
    New
    Orleans
    2016
    Chicago
    2015
    Las Vegas
    2014
    Chicago
    Cornea 1,033 1,069 992 1,090 1,275 770
    Glaucoma 1,150 1,310 1,171 1,344 1,311 1,101
    Neuro-Ophthalmology 313 n/a 313 n/a 489 n/a
    Ocular Oncology and Pathology n/a 138 n/a 159 n/a 133
    Oculofacial Plastic Surgery 330 364 356 441 n/a 414
    Pediatric Ophthalmology 372 483 363 500 466 492
    Refractive Surgery 976 1,132 1,029 1,191 1,271 1,047
    Retina 3,376 3,435 3,175 3,518 3,699 3,579
    Uveitis n/a 305 n/a 356 n/a 279
    Total Attendance 7,550 8,236 7,399 8,599 8,511 7,815