Roadshows 2018

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Why should you come to a Macular Roadshow?

  • To learn about the latest in treatments for macular disease from leading experts.
  • To discover what exciting research is in progress to find a cure, including the latest in stem cell and genetic research.
  • To get your questions answered by the experts.
  • To try the latest low vision equipment from a range of suppliers in the exhibition. 
  • To hear about the work the Macular Society is doing to reach more people affected by macular disease. 
  • To enjoy stories from our inspirational speakers who talk about their experiences of life with sight loss.
  • To meet people from the Macular Society, including our chief executive Cathy Yelf and staff from our Helpline. 

RoadshowsWhere are the Roadshows?

You can come to a Roadshow in Cardiff, Newcastle, Ipswich or Southampton. Each venue is located a short distance from a major train station and has ample parking, so they are easy to get to. Macular Society staff will be on hand to direct you to and from the station at each event. 

What time are the Roadshows?

The exhibition opens at 10.30am, with speakers from 12-1pm, followed by lunch and another opportunity to browse the exhibition from 1-2pm, and more speakers from 2-3.30pm.

How much are the tickets?

Ticket cost £18 each and include lunch.

What do people say about the Roadshows?

"Thank you for a really well-organised day. The staff were really helpful and I learned a lot."

"Fantastic speakers. They made complicated subjects easy to understand."

"The exhibition was very useful."

"I had a lovely day. I met some new people and we talked about how we have adapted to life with sight loss."

How can you buy tickets?

You can either buy tickets using the links below, or by calling us on 01264 350 551.

To buy tickets, please click on the links below.

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Cardiff Roadshow - Cardiff Marriot Hotel, Mill Lane CF10 1EZTuesday 8 May 2018 See speakers
Newcastle Roadshow - Discovery Museum, Blandford Square NE1 4JA

Tuesday 15 May 2018

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Southampton Roadshow - Novotel, 1 West Quay Rd SO15 1RATuesday 22 May 2018 See speakers
Ipswich Roadshow - Ipswich Football Club, Portman Road IP1 2DAThursday 21 June 2018 See speakers

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