Events

NIIOS Cornea Evening prior to the ESCRS Congress

Every year, NIIOS hosts a Cornea Evening on the eve of the summer ESCRS. During this informative evening, we and renowned external speakers share information on the latest developments in advanced lamellar keratoplasty. The evening is free of charge.

The next NIIOS Cornea Evening prior to the ESCRS was planned to be held on Friday, October 2nd 2020 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. However, due to COVID-19, this physical event is cancelled and an online alternative is organized on November 21st 2020.
For more information or to register: NIIOS Cornea Evening 2020.
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NIIOS USA Cornea Evening prior to the ASCRS Congress

Every year, NIIOS also hosts a Cornea Evening in the US. During this informative evening, we and renowned external speakers share information on the latest developments in advanced lamellar keratoplasty. The evening is free of charge.

The NIIOS USA Cornea Evening prior to the ASCRS in 2020 was unfortunately cancelled due to the worldwide pandemic. Although we currently cannot gather physically to network and directly exchange important scientific progress, the digital world is a welcoming alternative platform bringing us together with a click from our home and our computers/phones. NIIOS hosted the first NIIOS Cornea Evening – Live Online on Saturday June 6th 2020.
For more information see: First virtual NIIOS Cornea Evening..
If you have suggestions for the NIIOS USA Cornea Evening, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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Yearly Classical Music Event in De Doelen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Gerrit Melles is not only a corneal surgeon and the founder of NIIOS, but also an amateur composer. Every fall, the Melles Classical Music Foundation (MCMF) and NIIOS host a classical concert in the De Doelen concert venue in Rotterdam. This musical afternoon features not only compositions by Gerrit Melles, but also works by Schumann, Beethoven, Bach and other classical masters. The concert is open to friends of MCMF, friends of NIIOS and others interested in classical music.
Would you like to know more about how a medical encounter led to the creation of the Melles Classical Music Foundation? Read more on the MCMF website.

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