Activate your AOP account in 3 steps!
NOTA: A link will be sent to your email to finalise the activation – we kindly remind you to check your junk mail inbox if you did not receive it immediately.
With a member account:
If you have ever attended an AOP event, you already have an account with us.
Should you wish to change or modify your personal information, email and postal address you may do so on your account dashboard. Once logged in, simply direct yourself to the top right icon for 'My Account' or click here. To modify your password or account language please refer to your settings.
For all other modifications, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
To claim your certificate of attendance, it is necessary to login to your AOP account and submit the online evaluation form here .
Once completed, you will receive an email with a link to your Certificate of Attendance.
Your certificate will also be available on your 'Participation' space in your AOP account.
If CME credits are offered for the congress, the procedure to obtain CME credits will be sent along with your certificate.
NOTA: Please note that each AOP congress has it's own accreditation system
Due to CME regulations, we can only provide a certificate of attendance to participants who were registered as Ophthalmologists or Orthoptists and had access to the scientific sessions.As exhibitor; should you require a proof of your participation, we will be glad to make a legal statement.
Click here to access the dedicated Q&A section.
www.aopcongress.com is our official and unique website. AOP will never ask you to communicate all or part of your banking or confidential data * for any reason whatsoever. If you receive such a request, by post mail, by e-mail or by phone (call or SMS), know that you are the victim of an attempted fraud. Do not click on any link, do not respond to the fraudster, and delete the received message.
*Bank or personal data: your bank details or credit card number, its expiry date, the associated secret code, the cryptogram or your Remote Banking ID and the associated code.
As per our accreditation, AOP is a medical conference and only professionals can have access to the congress (doctors, nurses, corporate professional, etc.). Proof of your status will be required to validate your registration to an AOP congress.
Note: no one under the age of 18 years of age will be admitted within the conference space (sessions nor exhibition space).
The official languages are French and English. We offer simultaneous translations from English to French and from French to English.
Please refer to the 'program page' of the congress to learn more about the available translated sessions.
AOP does not process visas for its participants. However to help with this process, we can send you an Invitation Letter that will bear the stamp of the AOP Head Office which you can use to obtain your visa. Information on the visa process can be found on our congress website, on the ‘Plan Your Trip’ page of each congress.
What is the procedure?
Register for the congress at least six weeks in advance (the delay for obtaining a visa varies according to the country). Once your registration has been paid your invoice will be automatically sent to your email, take note of its number. Fill in the request form on the ‘Plan Your Trip’ page not forgetting to include your invoice number in the appropriate field. To complete the request you will need a copy of your passport. Your Invitation Letter will be sent to you by email within two working days.
Kindly note that for a reimbursement, you must send us the formal written answer from the Embassy or Consulate by email.
Once we have received the document, we will refund you the total amount paid, minus a 30 Euro administrative fee that will be applied.
AOP has decided to integrate the worldwide event organizer COMEXPOSIUM! Everything remains the same, the only difference is a longer name as AOP now becomes COMEXPOSIUM HEALTHCARE AOP.
We want our participants to be the most comfortable during the congress, this is why we put in place a cloakroom for you to leave your personal belongings.
Please note that this room has limited capacity and we cannot control how many belongings each participants brings. We recommend to arrive early to the congress to ensure your space.
First of all, we are truly sorry for any inconvenience you could have encountered during our conference. At AOP, we always think first on taking all necessary measurements for the participants comfort and overall safety. Sometimes, situations arise that are beyond our organization and planning.
We would be very pleased to welcome you to one of our conferences. Registration to each congress is available onsite during congress or through the dedicated online ‘Registration’ page where you can follow the easy registration process. Fill in the required information to complete the registration and proceed to payment (credit card, bank transfer or Alipay).
If you cannot process your payment online, you can register onsite and pay during the conference.Nota: Should you wish to pay by bank transfer: at the end of the registration process, an official document called "PRO FORMA document" will be emailed to you with the amount to be transferred and our bank data so just go until the END of the online process. The corresponding final invoice will be emailed back to you once payment has been done and our bank account credited.
AOP confirmation letter is available at all times for download on your AOP account.
The confirmation letter will also be sent out to each participant directly to their email within the week prior to the congress. It is crucial that you provide us the correct contact information when you register on the registration platform during sign up for this purpose.
Each badge is nominative, this is why each attendee should retrieve his/her badge him/herself at the dedicated welcome desk onsite:
by presenting the following:
Refer to the chapter "Key moments" under "Plan your trip" tab on our website to learn more about Registration Desk opening hours.
All of the badge types give access to the full duration of the congress and we do not count with one or two-day only passes. As the courses are carefully curated by our scientific committee, we hope you could fully maximize the learning opportunity.
We do not offer any exhibition-only pass as AOP is strictly a medical conference and we value the importance of academic education. Note that all badges include the relevant academic content as well as access to the exhibition area.
All medical students and residents are eligible to obtain a preferred rate on their congress badge.
In order to benefit from this, during your registration, you will need to submit supporting documents such as a student card or written certificate from the Chief of Service of your university department, stating your medical specialisation as well your ID / passport showing your year of birth.
Nota: This preferential rate has been specially designed to facilitate access to the congress of students and interns from around the world.
Once you purchase your badge under your name, it is not transferable to another individual. However, if you could not attend due to sickness or emergency, we could consider converting it into credit to be redeemed within the coming year, upon a sufficiant proof.
This will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Upon payment reception the invoice will be automatically generated and sent to the email you provided online when registering. Please verify your spam/junk inbox before contacting us at email@example.com. Your invoices will be also available in the account you have used when registering (‘participations’ section)
Invoices are automatically issued upon payment reception with the information you have provided online.
Please pay attention and fill in the correct data, this data will be used for the invoice and cannot be amended afterwards.
Our bank account accepts EUROS and USD.
Should you have selected US Dollars on the website, the amount will subsequently be translated into EUROS at the prevailing exchange rate, which is why you may find a difference between the price shown on the invoice / your bank account and the actual amount deducted as payment.
Additional bank fees may apply for this conversion so we advise you to check with your bank first.
Services to consumers (business to consumer or B to C) remain subject to taxation in the State where the provider is established i.e France. You may refer to the: French tax official website
Of course, should you be eligible for tax exemption, and with our invoice in hands, you can still acclaim for the tax amount reimbursement directly into your country through your local tax authorities.
"AOP" is a registered brand belonging to the following legal entity: "COMEXPOSIUM HEALTHCARE ” The legal entity name, "COMEXPOSIUM HEALTHCARE", might appear on your bank statement instead of "AOP".