• Academy Plus is a course pass that offers unlimited access to more than 350 Academy and AAOE instruction courses. This includes 35 Skills Transfer didactic lectures.

    There is no need to plan ahead or preselect courses. You can float among all courses in the course pass at will.

    Individual tickets for Academy and AAOE instruction courses are no longer sold. Due to Fire Marshal regulations, however, seating capacities for course rooms is limited. Seating is available on a first-come basis.

    Purchase Academy Plus

    Purchase the Academy Plus course pass, as well as tickets, when you register for AAO 2019 and Subspecialty Day meetings online. You can also purchase the course pass onsite at the convention center.

    Receiving the Course Pass

    You will not receive a separate "pass", instead look for Academy Plus noted on your badge.

    The course pass is non-transferable. View more registration and ticket policies.

    Free Programs and Sessions

    You do not need Academy Plus to attend a number of programs and sessions at AAO 2019. Your meeting registration gives you access to:

    • Opening Session,
    • Symposia,
    • Named lectures,
    • Spotlight sessions,
    • Academy Café sessions,
    • Paper sessions,
    • ePosters,
    • Videos,
    • Learning Lounge, and the
    • Technology Pavilion.

    Ticketed Events, Labs and Programs

    Academy Plus does not cover sessions that require an individual ticket, including:

    • AAOE Practice Management Master Classes;
    • AAOE Coding Sessions;
    • Skills Transfer labs;
    • Subspecialty Day meetings; and
    • Specific special meetings and events.

    Individual tickets must be purchased separately to attend these programs. Purchase the tickets when you register for AAO 2019 and Subspecialty Day meetings online. You can also purchase tickets onsite at the convention center.

    Tickets are non-transferable. View more registration and ticket policies.