Since 1960, the AO has offered unparalleled opportunities for the professional development and personal growth of surgeons.

As an attendee, you are granted access to a host of exceptional benefits that enrich your knowledge, expand your professional network, and immerse you in the AO’s pioneering spirit.

 

The AO Davos Courses is our premier educational event—it is a gateway to a world of lifelong learning, connections, and innovations that delivers:


Global expertise

Engage directly with over 350 esteemed international faculty members, drawing from a wealth of knowledge and experience across our clinical specialties.

Exclusive insights

Experience the heart of our organization with a guided tour of the AO Center.

Explore the “AO experience” at the Davos Congress Centre, where the AO’s extensive research, innovation, and education resources, medical technologies, and initiatives supporting clinical excellence are showcased.

Live surgical demonstrations

Between course sessions, observe a 360-degree view of cutting-edge procedures via RIMASYS’ mobile operating theatre, the SHARD.

International networking

Forge lifelong connections with peers and leaders from over 70 countries through diverse networking opportunities in and out of the classroom.

Attend both the Opening Ceremony and the AO Davos Courses Night with fellow participants, faculty, industrial partners, and special guests.

The AO’s legacy and family

Become part of a tradition of collegiality that has been the hallmark of the AO community since 1960 through unique offerings in our dedicated community areas and inclusive events.

In addition to the offerings listed above, registration includes:

  • Essential course materials
  • Coffee breaks and lunches
  • A course certificate recognizing your commitment to continuing medical education.

Immerse yourself in an atmosphere where learning, discovery, and community come together to inspire excellence in patient care. Join us and be a part of shaping the future of your profession!

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