No time to attend the full 4 day ICBO Congress?  We've made it easy for you by opening the event up to individual day registrations.  If you can't get time off work, come on the weekend!  Your days don't have to be consecutive ... you can choose your own adventure and pick your favourite days from the program.  Include a social event or not, the choice is yours.

Just do it.

Registration is open to everyone interested in vision sciences.

You must register online to attend the Congress.
Please read the registration information below before you click on the Register Now button. 
If you have any difficulties or need to change your registration, please contact the Congress Managers at or +61 2 9265 0700.

Registration Fees

Registration fees shown are in Australian Dollars (A$) and inclusive of goods and services tax (GST).
Please note payment will be made in Australian Dollars.

*   If you are a member of one of the following organisations, you can register at the MEMBER rate:

** To qualify for the STUDENT rate, you must be enrolled in an Optometry school and not yet graduated

Registration Rates


Standard    (30 Jan - 19 Apr 2018 )                        

Member* 4 day full registration         A$1,465 

VT             4 day full registration         A$1,465

Non-member 4 day full registration  A$1,765

Student 4 day registration**              A$   600

1 Day Registration excluding Social  A$   575

2 Day Registration excluding Social  A$   895

3 Day Registration excluding Social  A$1,195


Onsite    (From 19 Apr 2018)

Member* Registration                        A$1,600

Vision Therapist registration              A$1,600

Non-member Registration                 A$1,900

Student Registration**                       A$   600

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* To be entitled to the early bird registration fee, you must have registered and paid by 22 January 2017.

** A student is defined as attending an Optometry School and must either hold a student identification card from a recognized tertiary, secondary educational institution or has written approval from a lecturer.

ACBO Members only

If you are a member of ACBO and a member of the Optical Alliance you can login on the optical alliance store site and click on the ACBO section and use your points to pay for your registration. Instructions for completing your registration will be emailed to you directly after you complete the points payment.


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Australian optometrists wishing to join ACBO, please click on the red button and complete the online application form

Special ICBO 2018 offer: 
Join ACBO and enjoy member registration rates!

The local host for ICBO 2018 is the Australasian College of Behavioural Optometrists (ACBO).

Want to receive member registration rates?  Why not join ACBO and save $300 AUD! 
You will then enjoy a year of ACBO membership and benefits to really maximise your ICBO experience.  *This offer is only available for new memberships

International Optometrists & Vision Therapists, join ACBO here