It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the 12th International Low Vision Research and Rehabilitation (ISLRR) congress to be held from the 25th -29th June 2017. The congress theme will be Low vision rehabilitation, a global right
We would hereby like to introduce the provisional organising committee which represents the stakeholders in the Netherlands. This includes the Dutch Society for Low Vision Rehabilitation, the academic scientific community, the two national Dutch rehabilitation organisations Bartiméus and Royal Dutch Visio as well as the Flemish rehabilitation centre “Blindenzorg Licht & Liefde”, the Dutch Vision 2020 organisation, the Dutch Society of Ophthalmologists, the Dutch Society of Optometrists and the ZonMw Insight Society.
We feel that the Netherlands is the perfect venue for this important meeting and that the Dutch low vision community will be prepared to impress their international colleagues with fantastic hospitality and first class facilities.