2023 Europe Symposium

09-11 June 2023
FH Grand Mediterraneo Hotel
Florence, Italy

Scientific Program: 09-11 June
FH Grand Mediterraneo Hotel

Opening Reception and Exhibits: 08 June 2023
FH Grand Mediterraneo Hotel
18:30 – 20:30

The American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery welcomes you to the annual AECOS Europe Symposium. Please join us at the FH Grand Mediterraneo Hotel in Florence as we celebrate AECOS Europe! Program Chairs, Dr. Lucio Buratto and Dr. Damien Gatinel, have organized an extensive agenda to stimulate peer-to-peer discussion on latest cataract surgery techniques, non-surgical refractive correction modalities, and software innovations. An extensive look at new IOLs and the future of IOL power calculations will be presented, as well as the latest in cornea laser vision correction. Also included is a satellite symposium on Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology. Register today to participate in this uniquely interactive forum.

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Meeting Program

Program Chairs:
Lucio Buratto, MD
Damien Gatinel, MD

Program Committee:
Ashraf Armia, MD
Allon Barsam, MD
Amanda Carones, MPH
Francesco Carones, MD
Sheraz Daya, MD
Raphael Ervinckx
Joaquin Fernandez, MD
Erik Mertens, MD
Anne Nestor
Radhika Rampat, MD
Pavel Stodulka, MD
Riccardo Vinciguerra, MD


AECOS has secured a discounted group block at the FH55 Grand Hotel Mediterraneo. The discounted group rate starts at 163,64 € plus applicable taxes over the nights of June 8-10, 2023.

To book accommodations please follow this link, https://www.fhhotelgroup.it/en/grand-hotel-mediterraneo-firenze/index, using the code AECOSEU23. To book rooms outside of the meeting dates, please send the request to info@hotelmediterraneo.com mentioning AECOS meeting.

  • Discounted room rates available on a first come, first served basis
  • Last day to book accommodations is May 3, 2023
  • Please call the hotel directly to book pre/post meeting dates

Cancellations: You will be able to cancel your reservation without penalty prior to May 3, 2023. All reservations are NON-CANCELLABLE after May 3, 2023. Any cancellation or no show will result in the forfeit of the cost of your entire reservation which will be charged to your credit card