Welcome to the 11th National EBAI Conference

Scientific Federation of Eye Bankers & Cornea Specialists is delighted to welcome you to the National Conference on Eye Banking & Cornea planned to be held on September 28th & 29th , 2019 at Bengaluru ,Karnataka


It gives us immense pleasure to invite you to the Garden City, Silicon Valley and IT capital of INDIA-Bengaluru .

For the first time, EBAI conference is being held in Bengaluru,Karnataka at Radisson Blu Hotel which is located in the heart of the city.

The scientific session are designed to interest the two important groups attending the conference Eye Bankers & Ophthalmologist .The Eye Banking session will have all the updates in eye banking ,quality in eye banking and the way forward. The Cornea session ,will consist of tips to manage various corneal diseases & also simple corneal surgeries that can be done by all. The take home message would help all the participants in the day to day practice .

Many speakers of national & International Repute are invited to conduct various sessions.

We also take this opportunity to inform all of you to become members of EBAI to make it a strong forum .

Do not miss visiting this Traditional Silk city for its Silk Saris you must possess it & Enjoy magnificent and historic places and Temples along with delicious cuisine .

The Pre or Post conference do not miss to visit , The Royal city of Mysore is just 100KM away .

We look forward to seeing you at the conference. It is truly an Academic Feast not to be missed.

I request all to register for the Conference & Accommodation at the earliest .

Dr.Gobinda Mukherjee


Prof. Namrata Sharma


Dr. Rekha Gyanchand

Organizing Secretary

Maj Gen JKS Parihar

Vice President

Dr. Rajesh Sinha


Mr. R Govind Hari

Joint Secretary


Dr. Hitendra Ahooja – North Zone
Dr. Hemant Kumar – Central Zone
Dr. Rakesh Shah – West Zone
Dr. Sujata Das – East Zone
Dr. Rekha Gyanchand – South Zone

Zonal Representatives

Dr. Shakeen Singh
Dr. Abhishek Chandra
Mr. Sachin N. Chordia
Dr. Nilesh Mohan
Mr. A. Arvind Kumar

Local Host

B.W Lions Super speciality Eye Hospital, Bangalore
Managing Trustee & Chairperson – Lion P.S. Premnath
Hon.Secretary – Lion I.S Prasad
Medical Director – Dr. Mamatha.B
Medical Superintendent – Dr. Ramadevi

Ex-Offico Members

Immediate Past President – Dr. Radhika Tandon
Immediate Past Treasurer – Dr. Rishi Mohan

Executive Director – Mr. G. Ganesh

EBAI Consultant – Mrs Rakhi Nathawat

Lions International Eye Bank

Medical Director – Dr. Rekha Gyanchand



· CXL Practical Guidelines
· Demystifying Recurrent Corneal Disorders
· Dry Eye Updates
· Keratoplasty
· Keratitis –Photo guide Clinical Tips & Management
· Pediatric Corneal Diseases
· Standard Protocol Guidelines
· Skill transfer Video session
· Solve the Puzzle


· Combat Corneal Blindness
· Corneal Tissue Technical Guidelines
· Efficient and Effective Eye Banking
· EPL session- Innovations in Eye Banking / Transformations of Technology
· Eye Bank Association of India Session
· HCRP Panel Discussion
· International Eye Banking
· Successful Donor corneal tissue collection Models in India
· Strategies for 100,000 Corneas
· Video Session-Skill transfer

A galaxy of International and National faculty

Panel Discussion

E – Poster Presentation

Keynote Lectures


Dr. Ashraful Huq
Executive Director
Bangladesh Eyesight Foundation & BEH Eye Bank

Mr. Erik Hellier
Director, Global Development

Mr. Kevin Corocon
President & CEO
Eye Bank Association of America

Mr. Julien Brezerra

Mr. Gary L. A. Jones
Executive Officer,
European Eye Bank Association

Jim McCorkle

Mr. Patrick Emery

Ms. Heather Machin

Ms. Lisa Buckland
Eye Bank Manager
Perth Eye Bank, Western Australia


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Online Registration



Early Bird Upto 31st July 2019

1st August – 31st August 2019

Spot Registration

EBAI Members

Rs. 2,500/-

Rs. 3,000/-

Rs. 3,500/-

Non EBAI Members

Rs. 3,000/-

Rs. 3,500/-

Rs. 3,750/-

Non EBAI member
(PG Students & Fellows )

Rs. 1,500/-

Rs. 2,000/-

Rs. 2,500/-

Eye Bank Staff




Eye Bank Volunteers
(Social Workers, Eye Collection Centers)




PG’s should produce valid certificate attested by HOD.
For spot registration – conference kit is subject to availability
3% Online charges will be applicable for online Registration.

Offline Registration:

  • Make a Cheque / DD in favour of “EYE BANK ASSOCIATION OF INDIA” payable at Hyderabad
  • Courier the Cheque with duly filled registration form to the conference managers

Accommodation at Conference Venue (Radisson Blu Atria)


Single Occupancy

Double Occupancy

Twin Sharing

1 Night
28th Sept 2019

Rs. 6,500

Rs. 7,100/-

Rs. 3,550/-

2 Nights
27th & 28th Sept 2019

Rs. 13,000/-

Rs. 14,200/-

Rs. 7,100/-

Terms and Conditions:

· The accommodation tariff is inclusive of 18% GST & Complimentary Breakfast.

· Airport transfers are not included

· Check-in time of the hotel is 1400 hrs. and Check-out time is 1200 hrs. Early check-in and late checkout are subject to availability, in case of charges applicable,

· Please note all government taxes are subject to change without prior notice.

· Guests (Indians) must carry a government approved photo identity card and Guests (Foreign Nationals) must carry the passport & to be produce at the reception.

· Twin sharing will be allotted subject to availability else it will be considered on Single occupancy rooms and will be charged accordingly.

· Extras such as room service, laundry, mini bar, phone bill etc; are to be paid directly to the hotel by the guest during checkout.

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Eye Bank Membership Tariff





Life Member

INR. 5000/-


Life Member

INR. 10000/-


Annual Only

INR. 5000/-


Life Member

$ 500

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Conference Registration

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EBAI Membership Form

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Radisson Blu Atria Bengaluru,
1, Palace Rd, Ambedkar Veedhi,
Bengaluru – 560001

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