Many international exhibitors will require a visitor visa to enter the United States. Apply early; for scientific conferences, visa applications should be made no later than 90 days prior to travel.
Consult the following for more information and helpful links:
Letter of Invitation
The Academy provides international exhibitors with a specific letter of invitation to use when applying for a Visa, which can be customized for each company representative travelling to the Academy's meeting.
A PDF version of the letter that can be downloaded will be available soon.
If you require an embossed letter of invitation, email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Traveling to the United States
Travel restrictions for international travelers continue to evolve. Find helpful information from the following sources:
Caution: Beware of Scams
Fraudulent companies that pretend to be associated with the American Academy of Ophthalmology may appear in web searches or contact you by email. Only book services through Academy official contractor partners. If you are ever in doubt, email email@example.com or call 1.415.447.0365 to confirm.