Exhibition Sponsorship

The SOE 2019 will be a hallmark event in ophthalmology worldwide. It offers a unique platform for you to interact with an international group of ophthalmologists, surgeons, and researchers as well as keep them informed of the latest product advancements and industry trends. Together with an outstanding scientific programme, world-class venue and facilities, Nice is the ideal destination for the Congress.


The SOE 2019 Congress will take place at the Acropolis Congress Centre, Nice from 13 – 16 June 2019. The Acropolis has excellent facilities with plenty of space for both scientific meetings and a large commercial exhibition. The exhibition area will draw in all congress delegates and will include exhibits, internet area, Electronic Posters and catering. Wet Labs and the main session halls are located off the exhibition area, allowing exhibitors to enjoy maximum attendance on their stands.


The Congress will have an exciting 3.5 day programme and an extensive trade exhibition. The Congress historically draws over 3000 of the world’s leading researchers and providers of services, equipment, products and aids for people within the diverse spheres of ophthalmology and related sectors. These participants are not only from Europe but also from the USA and the Middle East and at SOE 2017 in Barcelona delegates came from 90 different countries. The activities and events associated with the SOE 2019 Congress offer a unique opportunity for companies to reach this highly influential international audience through exhibition and sponsorship participation.


The scientific programme arrangements are well under way and will include an outstanding array of European and overseas invited speakers. Importantly, the scientific programme will span the latest developments and best practice in ophthalmology. The Programme will cover the full curriculum of Ophthalmology, with ample choice for participants from any background and with all interests. As in previous SOE Congresses there will be a large number of symposia and courses organised by all the major European Subspecialty Societies and Supranational Organisations.  SOE will be the main comprehensive Ophthalmology Meeting in Europe in 2019.


A professionally planned marketing strategy will ensure that the benefits of supporting the 2019 Congress. These include:
– Website and electronic promotions
– Editorial and display advertising in related scientific journals
– Active participation and promotion at intervening related meetings



An exciting range of sponsorship opportunities have been created to allow each company the opportunity to showcase their organisation as best suits their needs and budget. There are a number of sponsor packages within the Industry Prospectus that we have created; or talk to our industry manager about a tailor made, individual package for your organisation. Anything is possible!

Exhibition build up will take place on Tuesday, 11 and Wednesday, 12 June 2019 (unloading large stands will take place on the morning of Tuesday, 11 June 2019), in preparation for the Exhibition open days, Thursday, 13 June to Saturday, 15 June 2019.  Please note the exhibition will be CLOSED on Sunday, 16 June 2019.


To acquire the Industry prospectus, please contact the Industry Manager at:

Josephine Gordon, Industry Manager
SOE 2019 Congress
Tel Mobile:+ 44 7830 221032