95th european orthodontic society congress
17-22 June 2019 - Nice France

Networking programme

Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception
Tuesday 18th June 2019, 18:00 - 21:30

Included in the Congress Registration and Accompanying Person ticket.
Welcome to the Opening Ceremony of the Congress at the Acropolis “Auditorium Apollon” and immediately after, the opening of the Trade Exhibition.


Designed by architects Buzzi, Bernasconi, and Baptiste, NICE ACROPOLIS Convention Center opened its doors in 1984 and was inaugurated in May 1985 when the prestigious Apollo auditorium was completed. Its layout was carefully designed: gardens, fountains, and numerous works of art are on exhibit outside the building. 
The Welcome Reception, following the Opening Ceremony, will also be hosted at the Acrpolis Convention Center
Dress code: Smart Casual

President's Reception
Wednesday 19th June 2019, 19:00 - 01:00

Included in the Congress Registration and Accompanying Person ticket.
Venue : Parc de la colline du Château
Dress code: Smart Casual (no high heels for women)

Truly a maze of greenery that has become popular for its cool undergrowth and surprising waterfall, this wonderful place for strolling offers a wonderful viewpoint over Baie des Anges, Old Nice and the Port.

A breathtaking view, Sea of ​​sight and the sunrise as only panorama that’s the experience you will live. For the EOS congress, the city of Nice exceptionally opens the door to welcome you in the “Parc de la colline du Chateau”.

Acces : from 18:45 to 21:00 -

  • By foot : 1, rue des Ponchettes – escaliers du Château
    10 min walking (strairs) = calorie loss 135, a glass of fresh rosé is waiting for you at your arrival
  • By Bus : Quai Rauba Capeu - Place Guynemer – Monument aux morts
    10 min by bus and 3 min walking (no stairs) – no calorie loss but a glass of fresh rosé will also be waiting for you.

Return : from 22:00 to 1:00

  • By bus only from the “Colline du Chateau to Quai Rauba Capeu - Place Guynemer – Monument aux morts

Accompanying Person's Half Day Tour

WEDNESDAY 19th at 09:30 - 13:00 and THURSDAY 20th JUNE at 14:00 - 17:30

Eze & Monaco

Eze & Monaco (parfumerie Fragonard - jardin exotique )
Scenic tour on the middle corniche road along the sea. Guided visit of this medieval village atop a rocky spur overlooking the Mediterranean, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France. Guided tour of its exotic garden which houses the ruins of its castle. Guided visit of the famous perfumery Fragonard. Scenic tour until Monaco - historic city on “the rock”, guided visit of the old town, the cathedral, the Palace Square.

WEDNESDAY 19th at 14:00 - 17:30

Cap Ferrat

Ephrussi de Rothschild’s Villa & St Jean Cap Ferrat
Scenic tour on the lower corniche road along the sea.  Guided visit of the Ephrussi de Rothschild’s Villa and its 9 marvelous gardens. Discover the splendor of the French garden, the lush vegetation of the Spanish and Florentine garden, rare plants and archaeological remains in the exotic garden. Scenic tour of St Jean Cap Ferrat.

THURSDAY 20th June at 09:30 - 13:00


Nice – City of Art :  Matisse Museum - Chagall Museum & panoramic tour of Nice
Panoramic tour in Nice and on Cimiez hill, roman cradle of the city, followed by a guided tour of the Matisse Museum, housed in a seventeenth-century Genoese house which famous and unpublished works. Then, guided tour of the National Museum Chagall where the works are presented following the 5 creative periods of the artist.

Included in the Accompanying Person ticket ONLY if the slot is selected during the registration process. Book a slot now to avoid disappointment as availability is limited!
Delegates can purchase additional tickets at 66€ incl. VAT during the registration process, or by logging into the Attendee Account. Subject to availability.


Thursday 20th June 2019, 21:30 - 01:00

Included in the Postgraduate Student registration.
Delegates who are not Postgraduate Students can purchase a ticket at 60€ incl. VAT during the registration process, or by logging into the Attendee Account. Subject to availability. 


This trendy nightclub the High Club attracts the “golden boys” High Club hosts some of the most celebrated international DJ´s each weekend. This is the place where you can dance to hip music and party until six in the morning.
Dress code: Smart Casual

Gala Dinner

Friday 21st June 2019, 19:30 - 00:00

Ticketed event: 250€ incl. VAT.
Please purchase your ticket during the registration process, or by logging into your Attendee Account. Subject to availability.

The unexpected palace

100 years… the Negresco has been overlooking one of the French Riviera’s most beautiful bays for a century. This large white vessel moored at the Baie des Anges has become a legend. A legend of a very French art of living forged year after year. Unique and timeless, the Negresco is above all a place where everything is possible, flamboyance served on a tray. The unique rooms are equipped with exceptional authentic furniture and works of art from Louis XIII period to today. Facing the Mediterranean Sea on the famous Promenade des Anglais, the hotel is a few minutes’ walk away from Nice old town
Dress code: Business attire


Congress Outing and Silver Mill Competition
Saturday 22nd June 2019, 09:00 - 16:00

Ticketed event: 120€ incl. VAT. A visit to the castle is included.
Please purchase your ticket during the registration process, or by logging into your Attendee Account. Subject to availability.

The Programme : live the unexpected Provence in Saint Paul de Vence

  • 10:00 to 11:30 : visit of the Maeght Fondation
  • 11:30 to 13:00 : visit of the historical village
  • 13:00 to 14:30 : Petanque competition at the “Café de la Place”
  • 14:30 to 16:00 : Lunch at the restaurant “Le Tilleul”


  • Fondation Maeght, Inaugurated on 28 July 1964 by André Malraux, the Foundation was born from the friendship of Aimé Maeght, art dealer and gallery owner in Paris, with the great names of modern art including Joan Miró, Alexander Calder, Fernand Leger, Georges Braque, Alberto Giacometti, Marc Chagall and Eduardo Chillida. A recognized public service, it is intended to receive, acquire, restore, preserve and exhibit artworks to the public and give artists the opportunity to meet and work together.Today, Adrien Maeght chairs the Board of Directors of the Foundation that brings together personalities, representatives of state and national museums and members of the Maeght family.
  • Saint Paul de Vence is a charming hilltop fortified village in Provence, filled with art galleries, boutiques and sidewalk cafes A walk through its winding streets reveals elegant fountains, vine-covered stone walls and statues tucked into the walls. There are breathtaking views of mountains and the Mediterranean sea, sparkling in the background.Even the cobblestones have beauty; they're shaped like flowers.
  • What is Petanque (pronounced Pay-tonk) / Boules (pronounced Boolz) anyway? Petanque is also known around the world as Boules  It is an exciting game that was first played in France around 1907 and is quickly becoming very popular It can be played outdoors by everyone no matter what their age or athletic ability. All that's needed is a friend or two, an open space, the Playaboule petanque / boules game set, and the ability to aim and throw a ball. We can help you with the petanque equipment: it consists of a small ball called a jack, six or 8 larger metal balls called boules, a measure, and a carrying case.

Dress code: Comfortable shoes and clothes
Transfers by executive coach from and to Acropolis: pick-up at 09:00 for departure at 09:15; drop-off at 16:30.


EOS Golf Tournament at Royal Mougins Golf Resort sponsored by ORTHOCAPS
Saturday 22nd June 2019, 7:15 - 18:00 

Ticketed event: 120€ incl. VAT. A visit to the castle is included.
Please purchase your ticket during the registration process, or by logging into your Attendee Account. Subject to availability.

The Programme :

7:00 : Transfert from the Acropolis to the Royal Mougins Golf Resort
7:00 to 13:00 : golf tournament “shot gun”
13:15 : Transfert to Saint Paul de Vence
14:15 to 16:00 : Lunch at the restaurant “Le Tilleul”

EOS golf tournament will take place on the beautiful Royal Mougins Golf Resort course. If the French Riviera is the soul of Royal Mougins Golf Resort, then golf is its heart. Winding between wooded vales, rivers, and lakes, the 18-hole championship golf course was founded in 1993 and has become a benchmark for golf resorts all over Europe. A reputation due not only to the quality of its technically challenging course but also to the unspoilt nature of the surroundings and the complete range of high-end amenities provided.

Dress Code: regular golf attire.

Importante dates

Important Dates

  • Monday, September 3, 2018
    Registration Opens
  • Saturday, December 1, 2018
    Abstract Submission Deadline
  • Saturday, December 1, 2018
    Application Deadline for Houston Memorial Research Award
  • Monday, April 1, 2019
    Early Bird Registration Deadline
EOS president

EOS president


Scientific Committee

  • Marie-José Boileau, chair
  • Dirk Bister
  • Susan Cunningham
  • Bärbel Kahl-Nieke
  • Christodoulos Laspos
  • Fraser McDonald