Important Information

IOVIC 2020 is intended to be the first international conference on optometry and vision science, organized in the east coast region in Malaysia. This international conference aims to attract participants from optometry, opticianry, ophthalmology and any related health science professionals from both Malaysia and the international. 

IOVIC 2020 is a co-organized event between the Department of Optometry and Visual Sciences (DOVS), Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences (KAHS), IIUM, and the Optometry Unit, Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan (HTAA). In addition, a collaboration with the Association of Malaysian Optometrist (AMO) fortifies the framework.


IOVIC 2020 aims to 

  • Organize a conference for the discussion and updates on the optometry sub-specialty areas of public health, myopia, dry eye, contemporary examination technique and non-communicable disease.
  • Provide an avenue for the discussion of current issues, optometric intervention, and new technology in optometry and vision science.
  • Provide platform for clinicians and scientists to present research and findings.
  • Strengthen cooperation and inculcate multidisciplinary approach between vision professionals alike in managing patients with visual problems.


Date : 26th and 27th March 2020

Venue : Main Function Hall, The Zenith Hotel, Kuantan.


IOVIC 2020: Incorporating New Technology into Today’s Optometry Practice.