The Devon Sight Loss Conference 2023

Devon in Sight is proud to be hosting the Devon Sight Loss Conference on Friday 20th October at the Mercure Rougemont Hotel in central Exeter.

There will only be a maximum of 200 places at the conference and the closing date for bookings is Friday 29th September 2023.

Tickets for people affected by sight Loss
Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors we have been able to offer tickets for delegates affected by sight loss at a reduced rate of £10 per ticket. This includes access to the conference, Living Well With Sight Loss Exhibition, our AGM, and includes ongoing refreshments and a light lunch.

Tickets for Professional Delegates
Tickets are only £15 per person and must be purchased in advance. Your ticket will entitle you to attend the event and includes ongoing refreshments and a light lunch.

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Everyone is welcome to attend the event but bookings must be made in advance.

If you would like to register for the conference please call our helpline on 01392 876 666 or complete the registration form below.

09:00 - 10:00        Registration in Hotel Reception & Coffee served in the Hartington Room
09:30                     Devonshire Ballroom Auditorium Open
10:00 - 10:15        Opening Address
                              Grahame Flynn (CEO - Devon in Sight).
10:15 - 11:00        Key Note Speaker: An Introduction to Clinical Research & Trials with
                              Professor Paulo E. Stanga (Retinal Surgery Specialist, The Retina Clinic London).
11:00 - 11:05        Prize Draw
11:05                     Living Well with Sight Loss Exhibition open in the Cavandish Suite 
                              Retina Clinic London Clinical Trials and Research Consultation Room open in the Burlington Room.
11:10 - 12:00        Devon in Sight’s 98th Annual General Meeting with
                              Dr Adrian Jacobs (Chair), Grahame Flynn (CEO) and Steve Muncer (Treasurer).
12:00 - 12:30        The Latest Innovations around Assistive Technology with
                              Glenn Tookey (CEO, Sight & Sound Technology Ltd.)
12:30 - 13:30        Lunch served in the Hartington Room & Living Well with Sight Loss Exhibition open in the Cavendish Suite.
13:30 - 14:00        An introduction to Sight Loss Rehabilitation with
                              Alyson Badnell (Sensory Team Manager Visual Impairment, Devon County Council).
14:00 - 14:30        Connecting You: Driving Change for People with Disabilities in Devon with
                              Karen Rose (Community Transport Adviser, Transport Co-ordination Service Devon County Council).
14:30 - 15:00        Ask the Panel: Our panel of experts are here to answer your questions.
15:00 - 15:05        Closing Address
                              Grahame Flynn (CEO - Devon in Sight).
15:05 - 16:00        Refreshments and last chance to visit the Living Well with Sight Loss Exhibition in the Cavendish Suite.
16:00                    Conference Closes

Sponsorship
We would like to thank, Devon County Council, The Retina Clinic London and Sight and Sound Technology Limited for sponsoring this event.

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