22. Nov. 2013, 10:00h

Poster Prize Awards at SFO in Paris

Once again, HOYA Surgical Optics will sponsor the Poster Prize Awards at SFO (French Society of Ophthalmology) in 2014. The Congress will take place from May 10-13 in Paris. The themes of the poster competition are “Cataract Surgery” and “Techniques of Investigation in the Cataract Surgery or IOLs.” The winner, as chosen by members of the Administration Board of SFO, will be awarded a grand prize of €3,000. Second prize is €2,000. The Prize Award Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 13 in the Grand Auditorium.

Deadline for the abstract submissions: December 1, 2013

Deadline for the poster submissions: February 3, 2014 to April 7, 2014

Rules and Conditions

How to participate:

  • The author should be an ophthalmologist or have a DES-Certificate
  • The author should be an SFO member, no older than 35 years of age, and live in France
  • The poster should be presented in English or French

Research Areas:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Techniques of investigation in cataract surgery or IOLs

Selection Criteria:

  • Innovation of the presentation
  • Accuracy of the poster content
  • Clarity of the exposed subject
  • Respect to medical ethical rules and protection of personal data

Exclusion Criteria:

  • All posters for commercial purposes are excluded


  • 7 members of the Administration Board of SFO

For further information, please access the SFO website: or contact the product manager of HOYA Surgical Optics, Mrs. Sandra Beauvais:

Download the official rules: Reglement HOYA Prix SFO Cataracte 2014 – 17.72 kB
Download the official SFO flyer: Flyer A5 PRIX SFO 2014 – 78.01 kB