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Category Early Bird
Rate
Advance
Rate
On-site
Rate
On or Before
31 Jan 2015
On or Before
28 Feb 2015
1 – 4 Apr 2015
1 Ophthalmologists
(Local Chinese Delegates)#
US $160
RMB ¥1,000
US $190
RMB ¥1,200
US $225
RMB ¥1,400
2 Trainees (Chinese)/
COS Members
US $130
RMB ¥800
US $160
RMB ¥1,000
US $190
RMB ¥1,200
Category Early Bird
Rate
Advance
Rate
On-site
Rate
On or Before
30 NOV 2014
On or Before
28 Feb 2015
1 – 4 Apr 2015
3 Ophthalmologists
(International)
US $450 US $500 US $600
4 Trainees
(International)
US $225 US $250 US $300
5 Healthcare Professionals/
Administrators^
US $225 US $250 US $300
6 Trade Delegates US $300 US $350 US $450
7 Developing Nations
(Rank 51 – 100**)
US $225 US $250 US $300
8 Developing Nations
(Rank 101 or below**)
US $100 US $130 US $160
9 Exhibitors US $100 US $150 US $200
10 Accompanying Persons US $100 US $150 US$ 200

Remarks

# The rate is set taking into account China’s GDP per capita and is applicable to delegates in mainland China only, excluding delegates from Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong and Macau, who should register themselves as Ophthalmologists (International).

^ Including Optometrists/ Opticians/ Orthoptists/ Nurses/ Ophthalmic Photographers/ Technicians/ Administrators/ Personnel of Eye Bank/ Prevention of Blindness Organizations/ Visual Scientists/ Non-ophthalmic Physicians, etc.

** Country ranking based on information provided by the International Monetary Fund (2013)

Exhibitors are only allowed to enter the Exhibition Hall. Exhibitors are NOT permitted to enter the Sessions Rooms to attend any Invited Programs or Submitted Programs. Please use a trade delegate badge for attending the Scientific Sessions.

Disclaimer

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Cancellation Policy

The deadline for cancellation and registration fee refund is February 28, 2015 (Hong Kong Time, GMT+8). To cancel your registration and receive a refund, a written request stating your full name, registered email address and registration barcode must be sent to APAO Secretariat by email at registration@apaophth.org by February 28, 2015 (Hong Kong Time, GMT+8). A cancellation processing fee of US$50 will be applied per-person, per-meeting. No refunds will be honored for cancellation requests received after the deadline. Refunds will be processed after the Congress only.