About EVER 2018

About EVER

EVER is the leading ophthalmological research association in Europe which covers all areas
of ophthalmology and the visual sciences. 
More about the EVER Association.

Congress venue, Nice, France, October 3-6, 2018

The EUPO 2018 (Oct 3-4) and EVER 2018 Congress (Oct 4-6)  will take place at the Acropolis convention center situated in Nice, France.
The City of Nice is located on the French Riviera in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Online congress registration

Online registration is open, for details click here.

The early registration deadline is September 1, 2018.

For group registrations please contact the EVER office.

VISA letter request

A visa letter can be automatically printed when registering and paying online with credit card.  On your registration page you will see a button "Request VISA letter".

Just follow the procedure and you will be able to save your VISA letter as a pdf document.


Housing for EVER 2018 is handled by Advanced Fair.

Book here online

For special requirements contact Advanced Fair.

Scientific programme

Besides the rapid fire presentations and posters, there will be keynote lectures, plenary lectures, special interest symposia (SIS), courses and workshops, with many distinguished invited speakers.

A "no-show" will result in the refusal of any abstract submission the next year. 

Links to the following pages will be posted when available:

Guidelines for speakers at EVER 2018
Guidelines for poster preparation at EVER 2018
Guidelines for moderators at EVER 2018

Abstracts will be published electronically as an addendum to ACTA Ophthalmologica, the official EVER journal. The copyright of the full text remains with the authors. 

EVER prizes

Young investigator award session: the Rapid Fire abstracts from first authors under 35 years of age, will be further selected by the Section Chairs such that authors of the best abstracts will be invited to present in the "Young investigator award session"

A poster prize (free registration for next year’s EVER congress) will be awarded for the best poster. The winners will be chosen by the poster moderators and will be announced in the Award Ceremony on Saturday October 6. 

Travel support

Travel support with an amount of 500 EUR will be awarded to the best abstract of each of the 11 sections.  Applications for travel support must be submitted during the submission procedure online. No one can be awarded more than one prize.  Travel support will be awarded to early career researchers under 35 years old.  Winners will be notified early July 2018.  The grantees are listed here.

CME credits

EVER 2018, Nice, France, Oct 4-6, has been granted 20 European CME credits (ECMEC®s) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®). 

On the last day of the congress participants will be able to download your CME certificate from the website.

Further information

EVER Office, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000 Leuven, Belgium