What is the Silmo Academy?
Silmo’s Scientific Forum
Since 2010, SILMO Academy has set itself the goal of supporting professionals from ophthalmic optics in their approach of excellence by offering workshops and scientific symposia during which they can perfect their knowledge and interact with experts from each field.
The 2019 Scientific Forum's theme will be : "REFRACTION" and will take place on Sunday 29, september 2019.
If you wish to speak during the conference:
Send us the title of your conference and a summary of its contents, before May 1st, 2019, at the following email address: [email protected]
You can also share your research with professionals in the form of written communications (posters) exhibited throughout the duration of the show. For this send us the title of your poster before June 3rd at the following email address: [email protected]
About Silmo Academy
The sciences of vision have progressed a lot in recent years thanks to the numerous research works and innovations made in the materials. This new knowledge has led to significant changes in the methods of correcting vision defects, prescriptions and the development of equipment.
To help all the professionals of the eye in the daily practice of their profession, to give them access to the latest research, the MONDIAL DE L'OPTIQUE welcomes since 2010, SILMO ACADEMY, a place of progress and exchanges, a meeting of reflection of high level for the optical sector-eyewear. This area of knowledge and training offers professionals who want it the information and experience they need today to understand the issues and changes in the sector.
Created in 2010 under the leadership of Guy CHARLOT, SILMO ACADEMY is composed of a Scientific Council, responsible for validating the relevance of the content of the symposia. He is the guarantor of the scientific scope of the conferences
Composition of the Scientific Council
Prof Christian CORBE - Professor of Physiology
Prof Christophe BAUDOUIN – Quinze Vingts
Dr Christophe ORSSAUD - Neurologist and ophthalmologist
Bernard MAITENAZ – Engineer, optician
Thibaut PICHEREAU - Optician
Jean Paul ROOSEN – Vision Solidarity Development
Vincent VENNIER - Optician
Jacques VIGNE – Optician
Elaine GRISDALE – Optician
Prof POULIQUEN - Honorary members
Geneviève PREVOST - Scientific symposium Coordinator
Download the press release: 2019 SILMO Academy press release