2022 Speakers

David Acheson

Senior Vice President, North America, Apellis Pharmaceuticals

Tera Roy Ackerman

Sr. Vice President, Nextech Systems

Laurent Attias

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development Strategy, BD&L and M&A, Alcon

Robert L. Avery, MD

California Retina Consultants

Bobak Azamian, MD, PhD

CEO, Tarsus Pharmaceuticals

Scott Barnes, MD

Chief Medical Officer, STAAR Surgical

Kerrie Brady

President and Chief Executive Officer, OcuTerra Therapeutics

Tara Capalbo

General Manager, Glaucoma, Allergan, an AbbVie Company

Bill Carpou

CEO, Octane

Arturo Chayet, MD

Codet Vision Institute

Alan Crunkleton

President and CEO, IOPtic, Inc.

Jag Dosanjh

President, U.S. Neuroscience and Eyecare, AbbVie

Andrew Douglas

Partner, Knobbe Martens

Daniel Durrie, MD

Chairman, iOR Partners, Founder, Durrie Vision

David Endicott

CEO, Alcon

Sanjeev Ganatra

SVP, Sales & Marketing

Ranya Habash MD

CEO, LifeLong Vision; FDA Digital Health Network of Experts, Medical Director, Technology Innovation, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Mark Hagler

Senior Vice President, Head, Ophthalmics, Oncology & Radiopharma

Chuck Hess

Vice President of Global Commercial Development and Digital Health, Bausch + Lomb

Mike Hill

Director, LaunchPad SBDC

Kamran Hosseini, MD, PhD

CEO, Surface Ophthalmics Inc.

John Hovanesian, MD, FACS

Private Practice, Harvard Eye Associates, Laguna Hills, CA Clinical Faculty, UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA 

Mark Humayun, MD, PhD

University Professor of Ophthalmology, Director, Institute for Biomedical Therapeutics,Co-Director USC Roski Eye Institute,Director of Sensory Science Initiatives, Cornelius J. Pings Chair in Biomedical Sciences, Keck School of Medicine, USC

Sean Ianchulev, MD, MPH
Professor of Ophthalmology
New York Eye and Ear of Mount Sinai
Chairman and CEO, Eyenovia Inc.
Cristos Ifantides

Director, Ophthalmic Global Outreach, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

Patrick Johnson
Chief Business Officer, Sydnexis
Bob Katz

President & CEO, ForwardVue Pharma, Inc.

Elad Kedar

CEO, Orasis Pharmaceuticals

Darius Kharabi, JD, MBA

Chief Business Officer, Kala Pharmaceuticals

Savas Komban

CEO & Co-founder, Smartlens

Greg Kunst

Chief Executive Officer, Aurion Biotech

Baruch Kuppermann, MD

Roger F. Steinert Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Director, Gavin Herbert Eye Institute School of Medicine

Bill Link, PhD

Managing Partner, Flying L Partners

Tim Lugo

Head of Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Equity Research at William Blair

Richard Lindstrom, MD

Minnesota Eye Consultants

Caren Mason

President & CEO, STAAR Surgical

Cynthia Matossian MD, FACS

Founder, Matossian Eye Associates

James V. (Jim) Mazzo

Executive Chairman, Neurotech, Chief Executive Officer, Avellino Labs, Advisor, Zeiss, Advisor, Bain Consulting, Board Member, Centricity Vision Inc.

Terry McGovern

Co-Founder, Kato Pharmaceuticals

George Mimura

Chairman and CEO, SalutarisMD

Yari Mitchell

Chief Business Development Officer, AcuFocus, Inc.

Aziz Mottiwala

Chief Commercial Officer, Tarsus Pharmaceuticals

Lisa Nijm MD, JD

Warrenville Eye Care & LASIK Center

Marc Odrich MD

Chief Medical Officer, LENZ Therapeutics

Michael J. O'Rourke

CEO, Re-Vana Therapeutics

Erin Powers

Vice President, Global Marketing & Product Strategy, BVI Medical

MK Raheja, PhD

Head, Surgical Vision R&D, Johnson & Johnson Vision

Michael Rowe

Chief Operating Officer, Eyenovia Inc.

Sheri Rowen, MD, FACS

NVision Eye Centers

Ehsan Sadri, MD, FACS

Founder & CEO, Visionary Eye Institute

Michelle Senchyna, PhD

Vice President, Clinical Development and Medical Affairs, Aerie Pharmaceuticals

Nikki Sidi

Vice President, Global Strategic Marketing, Surgical Vision, Johnson & Johnson Vision

Richard Small

CEO, Neurotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Euan Thomson PhD

Global President Ophthalmic Devices
Head of Digital Business Unit, Carl Zeiss Meditec

Toby Tyson, MD, FACS

Tyson Eye, Visionary Venture Fund Co-Founder

Ramin Valian

Vice President, Eye Care, Allergan, an AbbVie Company

Marty Waters

Partner, Wilson Sonsini

Jeffry Weinhuff

Managing Partner, Visionary Venture Fund

Julia Williams

Vice President of Clinical and Medical Affairs, Visus Therapeutics

Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Partner, Virginia Eye Consultants