We cordially INVITE you to our XXth Biennial SASCRS Congress in DURBAN, South Africa

4 Reasons why we would LOVE to have you join us!

Teach & Learn

We would TRULY WELCOME your participation in our upcoming congress.
We expect an exciting international faculty with the hottest topics in cornea, cataract, and refractive surgery.

New Venue

We have a stunning NEW VENUE at the Umhlanga Radisson Blu Conference Centre, Durban.
Close to Indian Ocean with abundant restaurants and hotels and just 15 minutes from King Shaka International Airport.


Enjoy South African hospitality, make new friends and NETWORK with colleagues.
November is summer and one of the best times to enjoy sunny South Africa.


Local and international companies will showcase their products and update you on the latest technology. Information / Booking: info@sascrscongress.co.za

Enquiries & Reservations

    • christitruter@me.com
    • +27(0)822193770


    SASCRS pre-booked a limited number of rooms at the congress hotels

    November is summer in South Africa and accommodation is limited.

    • The Raddison Blu hotel Umhlanga is the main congress venue
    • The Protea Marriott Hotel is within 5 to 10 minutes walking distance from the congress venue
    • Uber and airport taxis can be booked at registration or at the airport
    • Each hotel’s terms and conditions differ. Ensure that you’ve read their cancellation policy before paying the hotel.
    • Tourism levies will be payable at each hotel

    Travel Health

    Your health and wellbeing is important to us

    • Certain parts of South Africa are NOT malaria-free
    • You must take precautionary measures.  Personal protection against mosquito bites should be the focus of malaria prevention
    • Measures to prevent mosquito bites are included in the information in the Travel & Tours page

     Organising Committee


    Dr Ed Anderson


    Dr Asher Saks

    Main Organiser:

    Mrs Christi Truter, CID Congress

      Executive Committee

      Dr Ed Anderson, President SASCRS

      Dr Daniel Kritzinger, Imm. Past Pres.

      Dr Asher Saks, Treasurer

      Dr Zoran Aleksić

      Dr Frik Potgieter

      Dr Agnes Risko

      Dr Jan Talma

      Dr Cor van Zyl

      Dr Charl Weitz

      Dr Marissa Willemse