Last Updated: May 25th, 2018

American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery (“AECOS”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it all times. This online privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) explains how AECOS collects, uses and safeguards your information on our website. We use this information primarily to provide you with personalized, efficient access to your membership benefits available on our website.
This Privacy Policy applies to information that we collect through our website

What information do we collect?

When you are invited to become a member of AECOS, we collect information (first and last name, email address) about you so that you, as a member of AECOS, can create a user login to the website and enjoy the full range of benefits of membership including online access to view meeting presentations, blog and articles.
We also may use certain technologies on our site to optimize website performance that collect information. The information collected includes but is not limited to: your IP address.

How do we use this information?

We use this information for the purpose of creating a user login for the AECOS member to allow for access to the website and to confirm your identity when you login to the website
We also use this information for the purpose of optimizing AECOS website performance
We’ll always treat your personal details with the utmost care and will never share or sell these details.


We have implemented technical, administrative, and organizational measures to safeguard the security and integrity of Personal Information. Although AECOS takes these measures to safeguard against unauthorized access and disclosure of Personal Information, AECOS cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with the storage and transmission of Personal Information.

Information from Children Under 18

We do not intentionally gather Personal Information about visitors under the age of 18. If you believe we have inadvertently collected this type of information, please contact us and we will attempt to delete the information. Our contact information can be found in the “How You Can Contact Us” section of this Privacy Policy.

How You Can Contact Us

Should you have additional questions, comments, or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us by regular mail, email, fax or phone:

777 Main Street Suite 600
Fort Worth TX 76102
Phone: (817) 887-8058
Fax: (484) 932-0056

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

As our organization, membership and benefits change from time to time, we expect this Privacy Policy to change as well. We encourage you to visit this page periodically to review our current Privacy Policy.