Joint Congress
th SOE Congress & 103rd DOG Congress 
Berlin, 25 – 29 September 2005


Dear Sir or Madam,

This year, for the first time ever, the Societas Ophthalmologica Europeae (SOE) Congress will be held jointly with the Annual Meeting of the German Society of Ophthalmology (Deutsche Ophthalmologische Gesellschaft, DOG). The venue for the event will be the Internationales Congress Centrum (ICC) in Berlin, Germany. This Joint Meeting will be one of the largest European ophthalmological congresses this year. We are expecting up to 5000 delegates from across Europe and the world.

On behalf of the DOG President, Professor Dr. Michael Foerster, and the Executive Committee of the Joint Meeting we would like to cordially invite you to take part in this congress.

This newsletter is to inform you of all current dates and deadlines.

Abstract Submission
1 March 2005 Deadline for online submission of abstracts
Please click here to submit an abstract.

Delegate Registration
Available now Online registration (congress delegate, scientific programme, social programme)

15 June 2005 Deadline for “Early Bird“ registration (reduced registration fee)

15 September 2005 Close of online and fax registration; thereafter registration will only be possible on site.

An Industrial Exhibition will take place in conjunction with the meeting where the latest developments and the newest products and services from the medical equipment and pharmaceutical industry will be presented along with a large variety of technical literature. So far over 50 national and international companies are registered to take part.

The Preliminary Programme has recently been distributed worldwide and will also be published on the Internet (scientific programme, social programme, registration fees, hotel bookings, etc.).

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Yours sincerely

Monika Porstmann  Julia Pas
Managing Director  Project Manager

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