ICO Member Societies

With 179 national, regional, and subspecialty Member Societies from all over the world, the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) is a dynamic and global community.

Besides benefiting from reduced registration fees for their members, ICO Member Societies have the possibility to present their latest research over the course of the Congress, by taking part in the Worldwide Program Contributions.

The International Council of Ophthalmology is proud to list its participating Member Societies:

  • Academia Ophthalmologica Belgica (AOB)
  • Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis
  • Afghanistan Eye Doctors Society
  • African Ophthalmology Council (AOC)
  • Albanian Ophthalmological Society
  • Algerian Ophthalmological Society
  • All India Ophthalmological Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)
  • American Association of Ophthalmic Oncologists and Pathologists (AAOOP)
  • American Glaucoma Society (AGS)
  • American Ophthalmological Society (AOS)
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)
  • American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS)
  • Argentinian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Argentinian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society (APGS)
  • Asia Pacific Society of Eye Genetics
  • Asia Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Asia Pacific Strabismus & Pediatric Ophthalmology Society
  • Asia Pediatric Ophthalmology Association (APOA)
  • Assistance for Development of Modern Ophthalmology (ADMO) Azerbaijan
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
  • Association of Ophthalmologists of Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Association of Ophthalmologists of Latvia
  • Austrian Ophthalmological Society
  • Bahrain Ophthalmological Association
  • Benin Society of Ophthalmology
  • Black Sea Ophthalmological Society
  • Bolivian Society of Ophthlamology
  • Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Bulgarian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Burkina Faso Society of Ophthalmology
  • Burundi Ophthalmological Society
  • Cambodian Ophthalmology Society
  • Cameroonian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Canadian Glaucoma Society (CGS)
  • Canadian Ophthalmological Society
  • Chilean Society of Ophthalmology
  • Chinese Ophthalmological Society
  • College of Ophthalmologists for Eastern, Central and Southern Africa (COECSA)
  • College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka
  • Colombian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Congolese Society of Ophthalmology
  • Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists, Inc. (CLAO)
  • Cornea Society
  • Croatian Ophthalmological Society
  • Cuban Society of Ophthalmology
  • Cyprus Ophthalmological Society
  • Czech Ophthalmological Society
  • Danish Ophthalmological Society
  • Dominican Society of Ophthalmology
  • Ecuador Society of Ophthalmology
  • Egyptian Ophthalmological Society
  • Emirates Ophthalmic Society
  • Estonian Ophthalmological Society
  • EURETINA – European Society of Retina Specialists
  • EuroLam Retina
  • European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER)
  • European Board of Ophthalmology (EBO)
  • European Dry Eye Society
  • European Pediatric Ophthalmological Society
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)
  • European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESPORS)
  • European Strabismological Association (ESA)
  • Finnish Ophthalmological Society
  • French Society of Ophthalmology
  • Gabonese Society of Ophthalmology
  • Georgian National Ophthalmology Society
  • German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)
  • Global Alliance Eye Bank Association (GAEBA)
  • Global Eye Genetics Consortium
  • Haitian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Hellenic Ophthalmological Society
  • Honduran Ophthalmology Society
  • Hong Kong Ophthalmological Society
  • Hungarian Ophthalmological Society
  • Icelandic Ophthalmological Society
  • Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association (PERDAMI)
  • International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO)
  • International Medical Contact Lens Council (IMCLC)
  • International Ocular Inflammation Society (IOIS)
  • International Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Council (IPOSC)
  • International Society for Genetic Eye Diseases & Retinoblastoma (ISGEDR)
  • International Society for Ophthalmic Pathology (ISOP)
  • International Society of Geographic and Epidemiologic Ophthalmology (ISGEO)
  • International Society of Ocular Oncology (ISOO)
  • International Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ISOPRS)
  • International Strabismological Association (ISA)
  • International Uveitis Study Group (IUSG)
  • Iranian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Iraqi Ophthalmology Society
  • Irish College of Ophthalmologists
  • Israel Ophthalmology Society
  • Italian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Ivory Coast Society of Ophthalmology
  • Japanese Ophthalmological Society
  • Jordanian Ophthalmological Society
  • Korean Ophthalmological Society
  • Kosovo Association of Ophthalmologists
  • Laos Society of Ophthalmology
  • Lebanese Ophthalmological Society
  • Lithuanian Ophthalmological Society
  • Madagascar Society of Ophthalmology
  • Malawi Ophthalmological Society
  • Malaysian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Mali Ophthalmology Society
  • Mauritanian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Mexican Society of Ophthalmology
  • Middle East Africa Cataract and Refractive Surgery Society (MEACRS)
  • Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO)
  • Middle East Africa Glaucoma Society (MEAGS)
  • Middle East Africa Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Society (MEAPOSS)
  • Middle East Africa Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstractive Surgery (MEASOPRS)
  • Middle East Africa Vitreo Retina Society (MEAVRS)
  • Mongolian Ophthalmological Society
  • Moroccan Ophthalmology Society
  • Mozambique College of Ophthalmologists
  • Nepal Ophthalmic Society
  • Netherlands Ophthalmological Society
  • Nigerien Ophthalmological Society
  • North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)
  • Norwegian Ophthalmological Society
  • Oman Ophthalmic Society
  • Ophthalmic Oncology Group (OOG)
  • Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh
  • Ophthalmological Society of Ethiopia
  • Ophthalmological Society of Ghana
  • Ophthalmological Society of Jamaica
  • Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria
  • Ophthalmological Society of Pakistan
  • Ophthalmological Society of South Africa
  • Ophthalmological Society of Taiwan
  • Ophthalmological Society of the West Indies
  • Ophthalmologists of South Sudan Association
  • Pacific Eye Care Society (PacEYES)
  • Palestinian Ophthalmological Society
  • Panamanian Ophthalmology Society
  • Pan-American Retina & Vitreous Society (PRVS)
  • Paraguayan Society of Ophthalmology
  • Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Polish Ophthalmological Society
  • Portuguese Society of Ophthalmology
  • Refractive Surgery Alliance (RSA)
  • Romanian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO)
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists of Thailand
  • Royal College of Ophthalmologists of the UK
  • Russian Society of Ophthalmologists
  • Rwanda Ophthalmological Society
  • SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Salvadoran Association of Ophthalmology
  • Saudi Ophthalmological Society
  • Serbian Association of Ophthalmologists
  • Serbian Association of Ophthalmologists
  • Singapore Society of Ophthalmology
  • Slovak Ophthalmological Society
  • Slovenian Society of Ophthalmology
  • South-East European Ophthalmology Society
  • Spanish Society of Ophthalmology
  • Swedish Ophthalmological Society
  • Swiss Society of Ophthalmology
  • Syrian Ophthalmological Society
  • Tanzania Ophthlamology Society
  • The Macula Society
  • The Retina Society
  • Togo Society of Ophthalmology
  • Tunisian Ophthalmological Society
  • Turkish Ophthalmological Society
  • Turkish Republics Ophthalmology Society
  • Uganda Ophthalmology Society
  • Ukrainian Society of Ophthalmologists
  • Uruguayan Association of Ophthalmologists
  • Uzbek Scientific Ophthalmology Society
  • Vietnam Ophthalmological Society
  • Women In Ophthalmology (WIO)
  • World Glaucoma Association (WGA)
  • Yemeni Ophthalmological Society
  • Zambia Ophthalmology Society