The educational objectives for the ‘Chrystal Clear’ Conference are that attendees learn new surgical techniques; strengthen and sharpen surgical skills; receive instruction on clinical issues; hear and assess current clinical research on surgical techniques, instrumentation, and outcomes; view and demonstrate state-of-the-art ophthalmic equipment and supplies; and improve practice management knowledge and skills.

Your presentation is an important part of this learning experience.

Please note: - Closing date for AUSCRS Call for Abstracts is Monday 15th April, 2019



AUSCRS Conference Committee invites you to submit your interest in presenting a video for possible inclusion in the AUSCRS 2019 Chrystal Clear Conference.

Please note: - Closing date for AUSCRS Film Festival Submissions is Friday 31st May, 2019



The requirements of the AUSCRS Film Festival follow the usual format. 

  • Your submission must contain interesting, challenging or complicated cases that have been encountered by the presenter. 

  • New techniques or innovations are also suitable subject matter for videos.

  • Finished films must be no longer than five minutes and cannot include any voice-overs. 

  • The presenter must discuss components of the footage live.

  • The criteria by which the judges will assess the entries are;

    • Presentation • Thought provoking • Educational content • Problem solving • Artistic merit • Innovation • Entertainment

  • Acceptable formats for your film include;

    • DVD • Laptop

  • All accepted films must be checked with the onsite audio/visual team prior to the AUSCRS Film Festival to ensure the smooth running of presentations.



Once again we will be running our highly sought after Advanced Trainee day on the Wednesday afternoon prior to the AUSCRS Meeting (July 17th).

This year’s theme will be “How to give a great presentation” and will include:

  • Concept and content generation

  • Slit lamp photography and choosing the best images

  • Movie production

  • Verbal presentation skills

  • Slide preparation

Applications are now open - A limited number of positions will be available. Good luck!

The Doctors’ Program will run all day Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Stay tuned for details as they are confirmed.

The Support Staff Program will run all day Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Stay tuned for details as they are confirmed.