About this event

  • Date and time Thu 3 Oct 2019 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Ophthalmology, Digital Health

This event is sold out but you can still live stream the meeting. 

This meeting will explore the future of digital eye care and one of the 21st century's biggest dilemmas; humans versus artificial intelligence (AI). The digital maturity of ophthalmology will be discussed and a forward look into what technology will bring to the specialty.

Speakers will include experts from Google Health, Deepmind, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Singapore National Eye Centre.

This event is in association with the Digital Health Section of the RSM.

Topics include: 

  • Practical applications of technology to improve communication and eye care for patients
  • How AI research is conducted in the field of ophthalmology
  • Telemedicine principles and how to apply them to eye clinics


Standard pricing available until 02 October 2019.


RSM Member

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£35.00 £15.00 £15.00 £10.00


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Mr Nicholas Lee, Ophthalmology Section President, Royal Society of Medicine , Consultant Ophthalmologist, The Western Eye Hospital 

Tele-ophthalmology and the digital clinical Laboratory

Dr Dawn Sim,Director, Telemedicine, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital 

Chatbots - our new bestfriend

Dr Peter Thomas,Director, Digital Innovation, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital

The digital hospital of the future

Mr David Probert, Chief Executive Officer, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Artificial intelligence in practice

Dr Daniel Ting, Honorary Research and Vitreoretinal fellow, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Singapore National Eye Centre

Keynote lecture deep learning in ophthalmology

Speaker TBC

Panel discussion
Drinks reception


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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