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Take Action. Be Inspired. Connect.

2030 IN SIGHT LIVE Singapore, will continue our shared ambition towards 2030 – achieving a world where eye care and rehabilitation services are accessible, affordable and available to all. Join the conversation and help shape the future at 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE.​

Attendees will be able to create new connections and meet old friends, share insights and develop ideas and learning. ​

2030 IN SIGHT LIVE will provide the perfect blend of learning, innovation, content sharing and networking. Our format makes it easier than ever to share knowledge, spark meaningful conversations and build relationships.​

Wherever you are based in the world, we look forward to welcoming you to Singapore.

Event objectives:

Action – To mobilise action of the 2030 in Sight Strategy. Providing a forum for developing solutions and reporting on progress. Building attendees expertise and capacity to deliver the strategy by 2030.

Inspire – Shift and elevate mindsets, taking the economic, development and environmental state of the world over the next decade into consideration.

Connect – Bring together IAPB’s network to share experiences and expertise including the latest research and data in the sector. Showcase innovative approaches with an emphasis on local and regional approaches.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Attending in person?

The event is taking place in person at the Singapore Eye Research Institute, The Academia, 20 College Rd, Level 6 Discovery Tower, Singapore 169856. Select sessions and other elements of the event will also be available online.

Those arriving from around the world can use Singapore Changi International Airport, a world-class destination in itself. The Airport is a key international hub and receives hundreds of flights each day from around the world.

Singapore Changi International Airport is a 45-minute Mass Rapid Transit journey to Outram Park and Havelock stations, which are situated close to the conference venue and recommended conference hotels.

The following hotels are a 15-minute walk, a 5-minute bus ride or a 5-minute Mass Rapid Transit ride to the conference venue:

  • Holiday Inn Atrium
  • InterContinental Singapore Robertson Quay

Preferential hotel rates at these two hotels, during 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE, will be available. Please check back soon for links to access these special rates.

Please note that Singapore is a popular tourist destination and there are hotels to suit all tastes and price brackets within walking distance to the venue.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided at the conference venue during breaks on both days of the event.

There will also be a drinks reception for all attendees with traditional Singaporean street food on the evening of Sunday 25th June.

IAPB is unable to arrange space for individual meetings. However, rooms are available for IAPB Members to hold meetings at the Holiday Inn Atrium.

To enquire about costs or to book one of these spaces please contact [email protected]

Please be aware that visas may be necessary for travel to Singapore from your country.

For more information on visa requirements please visit www.ica.gov.sg

Visa invitation letters will be made available for those who require them. For more information please email [email protected]

We are excited to get together in-person and know that in terms of COVID-19, the world is in a more positive place than it was in 2021 and 2022. However, in our planning, we are preparing for the realities of a possible COVID-19 outbreak or changes in the global situation.

We are working closely with our partners in Singapore to ensure that we are planning a COVID-19 secure event and attendees may be required to wear a mask in some or all areas of the venue.
 
Please ensure you are aware of the travel requirements from your departure country before preparing to travel. These change regularly, so we recommend checking both the guidelines in your departure country and Singapore as well as with your preferred airline.

For updates on COVID-19 travel requirements to Singapore and relevant local & travel guidelines please visit – https://www.ica.gov.sg

Click here more details about our COVID-19 Policies and the Cancellations Policy.

At all points during planning for 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE our team have considered the impact on the climate and have endeavoured to reduce the carbon footprint of the event.

Delegates have the option to join us online, to help reduce travel. We encourage all those flying to Singapore to consider ways of reducing their carbon footprint during their trips.

There will be no printed materials, including printed advertising at the event and all programmes, agendas will be electronic.

Delegates are encouraged to use Singapore’s efficient and reliable public transport system. Delegates are also encouraged to take advantage of Singapore’s mild weather and walk to and from the venue.

Most nationalities can get a visa on arrival at the airport, but visitors should check their visa requirements before arriving. Singapore Changi International Airport has a range of helpful facilities and public transport options.

Money changing facilities and taxis are readily available, as well as car rental services, convenience stores and information desks for general queries.

For more information visit www.visitsingapore.com/en/

There is no dress code for 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE. However, we’d encourage delegates to dress as they feel comfortable, and recommend smart or smart-casual attire.

Singapore is a cosmopolitan city and a diverse population where attires and cultural expressions are accepted.

We are proud to be working with the Singapore Tourism Board to highlight the exciting tourism opportunities Singapore has to offer. Singapore is home to traditional artisans, culinary craftsmen, and passionate artists alike. To optimise your experience, maximise your enjoyment, and navigate the city with ease, download the Visit Singapore Travel Guide app on the App Store or Google Play, and gain access to endless possibilities in the palm of your hand. Or for more information visit our Visit Singapore Page.

The currency in Singapore is the Singapore Dollar, which is shortened to SGD.

The average temperature in Singapore in June ranges between 26 degrees Celsius and 32 degrees Celsius. Rains increase gradually during June and downpours can occur at any time; however, the sun shines brightly for about eight hours a day.

Attending online?

Several elements of 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE will be available online via the IAPB website and YouTube Channel. Opening Plenary’s, Keynote Speakers, Lightening Talks and select sessions will be live streamed and recorded for anyone to enjoy in their own time.

Live steaming of the event will be available via IAPB’s website and YouTube channel free of charge.

There will be opportunity for those watching online to interact with others taking part online and ask questions during live streamed sessions. 

You will be able to use the streaming platform across most browsers and IAPBs social media channels.  A good internet connection will ensure the best event experience.

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