AO Spirit Events
Experience the ao spirit!
AO is celebrating the spirit through a number events. These are designed to foster friendships among the AO Davos Courses participants, and to offer fun, social occasions alongside the courses' academic events.
This year's highlights:
Scientific fireside chats
In our series of fireside chats, participants gain insights from the leading minds in the field of trauma and orthopedic surgery. Attendees can expect an open conversation with audience Q&A in an informal ambiance.
AO Technical Commission Meet the Experts
This series of hands-on demonstrations, presented by members of the respective AO TC Expert Groups, provide participants and faculty with the opportunity to understand and discuss the implications of new techniques, methodology and products.
Insight into the AO headquarters
Participants are offered a guided tour through different stations at the AO headquarters in Davos, with various activities and demonstrations.
AO Davos Courses night
Join us at this networking event for faculty, participants, AO staff, and industry partners with complimentary appetizers and drinks.
Cheese fondue evening
Enjoy a cozy evening in the Strela Alp restaurant with the typical Swiss cheese fondue. The event includes the Schatzalp funicular ride and a two-course meal with salad and cheese fondue (48 per person).
Bundle up in your warm clothes and get ready to learn how to play one of the oldest winter sports in the world (CHF 19 per person).
Learn the fascinationg background of chocolate production and create your very own chocolate bar (CHF 29 per person).
Put on your warm sport clothes and attend this introductory cross-country skiing course. Sports equipment will be provided at the slopes (CHF 49 per person).