Archive 2017

Read about the news and events of 2017 here.

26. Oct. 2017, 10:00h

HOYA Wetlab in Mettmann, Germany

HOYA Academy organized Wetlabs for young ophthalmologists in Germany. The first session took place on 16th September 2017 in Mettmann, close to Dusseldorf in the Ruhr valley of Germany. 14 young and inquisitive participants from all over Germany were invited to this advanced education. MTS – ...
26. Sep. 2017, 10:00h

CBO 2017 – Congresso Brasileiro de Oftalmologia 2017

CBO 2017 took place from 6 to 9 September this year in Fortaleza, Brazil. Approximately 3,000 doctors attended the congress that was organized by the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology. HOYA Surgical Optics was represented by our distributor in Brazil, Advance Vision, at the congress. More than ...
25. Aug. 2017, 10:00h

HOYA Surgical Optics – World’s Fastest Growing IOL Company - Opens Second Manufacturing Facility In Thailand

Thailand, 15 August 2017 – HOYA Surgical Optics (HSO), the global leader in developing preloaded intraocular lenses (IOLs), officially opens its second manufacturing facility in Lamphun, Thailand, today. HSO is the fastest growing IOL company in the world and the new factory in Thailand is key to ...
11. Aug. 2017, 17:07h

HOYA Surgical Optics Symposium and Live Surgery at the SFO Congress in Paris

On Sunday, 7th May, HOYA Surgical Optics organized a successful lunch symposium for 160 attendees to a full house theater during the Congress of the French Ophthalmology Society (SFO). The title of the symposium was: "New astigmatism management in 2017". On the podium, the experienced speakers ...
21. Jun. 2017, 10:00h

HOYA Surgical Optics– ÖOG AWARD 2017

Dr. Andrea Trost and Dr. Rupert Strauß were the winners of the HOYA Surgical Optics ÖOG Scientific Awards 2017. The prize announcement and ceremony took place in the last ÖOG (Austrian Ophthalmologic Society) congress in Villach on 26th May. Every year the jury of the ÖOG selects the prizewinners ...
21. Jun. 2017, 09:30h

Celebrating 30 years of progress at the ÖOG congress 2017 in Villach

This year, HOYA Surgical Optics had several reasons to celebrate at the 58th congress of the Österreichische Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft (ÖOG) which took place from May 25-27, 2017 in Villach, Austria. The first reason was its 30th anniversary. The booth was decorated with 30-year-balloons ...