SOE Congress & 103rd
Berlin, 25 – 29 September 2005
(9 June 2005)
Dear Ophthalmologist / Medical Professional
This congress newsletter is to bring you up to date on present engagements and deadlines and to provide you with some information about the extensive social programme that has been arranged to accompany the congress.
Registration and payment of your fee prior to Wednesday, 15 June
2005, will ensure that you benefit from the reduction offered by
Because of the international nature of the SOE & DOG 2005 Joint Congress, all DOG members will be obliged to pay a registration fee this year, as an exception. However, this fee will be significantly less than for non-DOG members.
Online Scientific Programme
We would like to herewith announce that a detailed overview of the Scientific Programme will be published online
from today on at the congress website www.soe2005.org
(subject to change).
Dates and Deadlines
Reduced Early-Bird Registration
(receipt of payment required by this date)
Registration deadline for
Pre- and Post-Congress Tours
|30 June 2005
Reservation deadline for hotels from List A
(special allocation of hotel rooms for SOE & DOG Congress delegates)
Registration deadline for Social Programme for accompanying person
||15 September 2005
Online registration deadline for delegates. Thereafter only on-site registration will be possible
Official Social Programme
Sunday, 25 September 2005, 16:00-18:00 hrs
Opening Ceremony, ICC (included in registration fee)
Sunday, 25 September 2005, 18:00-20:00 hrs
Get-Together with Live Music at the Industrial Exhibition (included in registration fee)
New: Tuesday, 27 September2005, 13:15-14:15 hrs
SOE & DOG in Concert (ICC) (included in registration fee)
Tuesday, 27 September 2005, 20:00-21:00 hrs
Organ Concert at the Berliner Dom (Berlin Cathedral)
Registered participants and
| € 30 / € 50 (payment before / after 15 June2005)
|| € 40 / € 60 (payment before / after 15 June 2005)
Wednesday, 28 September 2005, 20:00-24:00 hrs
Gala Evening at the Berliner Philharmonie
(The evening includes a concert given by 12 cellists and a concert by the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra’s Jazz Group. A dinner buffet and beverages will also be offered.)
Registered participants and
| € 80 / € 100 (payment before / after 15 June 2005)
|| € 100 / € 120 (payment before / after 15 June 2005)
Thursday, 29 September 2005, 16:00-17:00 hrs
Closing Ceremony (included in registration fee)
Pre- and Post-Congress Tours & Social Programme for
All tours require a minimum uptake of 15 participants. Please find registration form(s) at the congress website,
www.soe2005.org. Please complete and send registration(s) to “Interklassik” by
1 August for all Pre- and Post-Congress Tours, and by 15 August 2005 for all
Social Programme for Accompanying Persons events. Interklassik will confirm your booking in writing in due course, provide you with an invoice and request that the invoice be paid prior to the tour. Regrettably, refunds will only be granted in cases where the organiser has had to cancel a tour.
Interklassik GmbH im Estrel Hotel
Sonnenallee 225, 12057 Berlin
Tel: +49 30 682 774 45
Fax: +49 30 6831 23 45
The bus tour “A Grand Berlin Tour” will not take place on Sunday 25 September 2005 to make way for the famous annual Berlin Marathon. However it will be on offer on all the other days of the congress.
All current information is available at the congress website www.soe2005.org.
Please register online.
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Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further information.
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Tel.: +49 30 28 44 99 -
Fax: +49 30 28 44 99 - 11