Since 2005, Prof. Findl is an elected board member of the ESCRS, the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. This is the biggest European society in Ophthalmology with more than 5000 members. More than 8000 international delegates participate in the 2 annual congresses. Focus of the ESCRS are cataract and refractive surgery.
Since 2013 Prof. Findl has been elected to be secretary of the society and executive board member.
Since 2010, Prof. Findl is chairman of the "Young Ophthalmologists Committee". Focus of this program is further training of young ophthalmic surgeons. Especially young ophthalmologists from the new EU member states benefit from this exchange program. The eye department of Hanusch Hospital has served as one of the centers for observerships.