• Ophthalmology Business Summit

  • Registration

    The 2019 Summit is now open to both physician leaders and senior practice administrators.

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    Event Information

    Dates and Times

    Saturday, March 23 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
    Sunday, March 24 - 8 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. 

    Note: CME is not available for this meeting.

    Program Fees

    Special Introductory Prices

    Registration Fees Early
    until Dec. 6, 2018
    until Feb. 28, 2019
    March 1 to March 24
    Academy and AAOE Members $799 $849 $899
    Non-Members $1149 $1219 $1299

    Cancellation fee:
     Last day to cancel for refund: March 1. Processing fee of $75 on all cancellations.

    Hotel Information

    The Lowes Chicago O'Hare is the official hotel for the 2019 Ophthalmology Business Summit.

    Special summit rate of $129 per night guaranteed until Feb. 28!

    Loews Chicago O’Hare
    March 23 - 24, 2019

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    Complimentary Hotel Shuttle Service

    Lowes Chicago O'Hare shuttle will pick up all arriving guests at the Bus & Shuttle Center and drop off all departing guests at departures by airline

    Daily Schedule:

    • 5 a.m. -12 a.m.  Every 15 minutes on the hour 
    • 12 a.m.-5 a.m. Every 20 minutes on the hour

    Directions to the Bus/Shuttle Center:

    • The Bus/Shuttle Center is centrally located between Terminals 1, 2, and 3
    • Once you reach the baggage claim area (lower level) there are overhead red signs "Bus/Shuttle Center ".
    • Follow the direction which will lead you to the underground pedestrian walkway
    • Take the elevator centers 3 & 4
      • Select 1st level (P1 or Cubs button)
    • At the Bus/Shuttle Center please wait between doors 1 and 2
    • If you need to contact the hotel, please call 847.544.5300

    Hotel Parking

    Parking at the Loews Chicago O’Hare: The parking garage is attached to the hotel. AAO has a discounted rate of $14 for Self-parking. Valet is $38. You may charge this to your room if you are staying overnight. If you are not staying in the hotel, you can pick up a parking voucher for the discounted rate from AAO staff at the Registration Desk. You will be able to pay at the Kiosk indoors or at the parking gate.