Ziemer USA has announced it is sponsoring the Visionary Leader award, presented at the OWL Signature Event and Awards Ceremony. The OWL (Ophthalmic World Leaders) Visionary Leader award honors an individual who has paved the way for diversity in their field through significant achievement.
“Ziemer USA is excited to be a part of this fun and informative evening and proud to sponsor the Visionary Leader award,” David Bragg, President of Ziemer USA, said in a company news release. “OWL is a wonderful organization dedicated to advancing diversity in leadership in the field of ophthalmology. This will be a great opportunity for networking and sharing knowledge with colleagues.”
In addition to the awards ceremony, renowned ophthalmologist Beatrice Cochener, MD, PhD, President of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS), and Head of the Ophthalmology Department at the University Hospital of Brest, France will discuss “Perspectives on International Leadership” at the event.
The event takes place Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. at Revel Motor Row, 2400 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, and coincides with the annual American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) meeting.
A schedule of events and registration is available on the OWL website: https://www.owlsite.org/programs-events/2018-programs-events/owl-at- aao-2018-signature-event-awards-ceremony/