2019 EBAA Annual Meeting

Welcome to the EBAA 2019 Annual Meeting

Registration is open for the 2019 Annual Meeting, taking place, June 5 – 8, 2018, at the Fairmont Scottsdale Hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona.


Second Sight: A Comprehensive Approach to Whole Eye Transplantation

Kia M. Washington, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Colorado

Details are to come.

Thursday Night Social: A Wild West Evening in Copper Canyon
(Additional fee applies)

Join EBAA for a fun evening under the stars at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess’ Western town, Copper Canyon. The event will take place on Thursday, June 6, at 7:00 pm onsite at the hotel. Tickets to this event will include dinner, beverages, western-themed ambiance and activities, and opportunities for networking and socializing. All attendees are encouraged to attend. We hope you will join us for a fun and memorable evening with your colleagues in the Wild West!

Event Features:

  • Dinner
  • Open bar (beer/wine)
  • Entry to Copper Canyon – the local western town located on the hotel’s property
  • A memorable evening with eye bankers and corneal surgeons

Don’t miss out on what will be the talk of the town on Friday morning; register for this event with your Annual Meeting registration!

volunteers needed to scan name badges

EBAA is currently looking for volunteers to help scan name badges during the 2019 Annual Meeting. If you are a friendly person interested in volunteering, please complete the Volunteer Form and select the sessions you are available. This is a great way to meet and interact with other conference attendees!



EBAA has reserved a block of rooms at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess at the special meeting rate of $209/night. Hotel registration link will be included in your confirmation email once you register to attend the meeting.


Airline Tickets
Attendees to the 2019 Annual Meeting will receive a 5% discount on published air fares into Phoenix from American Airlines. The discount can be booked on-line at www.aa.com for AA/AE flights only, without a ticketing charge, allow at least 1 business hour for AA.com loading.  Use Authorization Number 9369ET as the AA.com Promotion Code.  May not apply to some contracts.

Car Rentals
Contact Avis 1-800-331-1600 (refer to AWD# B136001) or Budget at 1-800-842-5628 refer to (BCD# U001650) to reserve your car at a discounted rate.  Or, log on to www.avis.com/aagroups or  www.budget.com/aagroups.  If calling from outside the US, please call 1-918-624-4301.


Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information or to become a sponsor, please visit the Sponsorship Opportunities page.


Exhibitor Registration is now available! Visit the exhibitor information page for more details and to register.

purchase a message for the heise award recipient

Join the EBAA in honoring the 2019 Leonard Heise Award Recipient, Mark Soper. EBAA will include congratulatory messages for the Heise Award recipient in the awards program, which will be distributed during the Annual Dinner on June 7. Purchase your message today!


Remember to follow EBAA on Facebook and Twitter and use the hashtag #EBAA2019. We’ll be posting information about lectures, workshops and spotlight sessions to keep you up to date on the meeting.

Mark Your Calendar for the 2020 EBAA Annual Meeting

The 2020 EBAA Annual Meeting will take place June 17 – 20, 2020, at the The Fairmont Dallas in Dallas, Texas.  We hope to see you there!