The Ophthalmic Innovation Summit facilitates meaningful interactions and the exchange of information between clinical and industry leaders to accelerate the development and commercialization of novel therapies to address unmet needs.


Meet The Summit Co-Chairs

Emmett Cunningham, MD

Emmett T. Cunningham Jr., MD, PhD, MPH

Blackstone Life Sciences
Paul Karpecki

Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO

UPike College of Optometry/Kentucky Eye Institute

James Thimons, OD, FAAO

Ophthalmic Consultants of Connecticut

Affiliate Location

February 20-24, 2019,  New Orleans, LA

Summit Venue


New Orleans Downtown Marriott at The Convention Center

859 Convention Center Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: (504) 613-2888