As part of its role as a leading institute of higher education training the next generation of engineers with an emphasis on maintaining social involvement, The Afeka Tel Aviv Academic College of Engineering encourages active dialog between the academia, the industry, and health institutions. In line with this goal, the Afeka Academic College of Engineering
organize and host the second Afeka Conference for Vision Restoration. The conference offers the Israeli academic and medical communities a unique forum for coming together, being informed on advances in the field of vision restoration, raising relevant issues, sharing accomplishments and establishing collaborations. The conference attracts researchers from the academia and healthcare providers as well as end-customers.