Mini Summit Webinars Planned for Opticians by Opticianry Summit Leadership Team

NEW YORK—In order to give all opticians a voice in the goals, objectives and actions being implemented following last year’s Opticianry Summit, the Opticianry Summit Leadership Team has announced a mini summit webinar scheduled for May. During the webinar, a team comprised of opticians who have been leading the summit’s work over the last 12 months, will review the goals of the organization, report on the progress that has been made to date, share what’s planned for 2013, and provide an opportunity for attendees to ask questions.

To make the webinar as accessible to as many opticians as possible, the session will be repeated three times. To attend, click on the session links below and register.

Wednesday, May 15 at 10 pm Eastern Standard Time (7 pm WST – ideal for West Coast opticians) 
Thursday, May 16 7 pm (EST) 
Saturday, May 18 12 pm (EST) 

For more information about the mini summit webinars, please go to the Opticianry Summit website and click on the “Mini Summit Webinar” tab. Send questions or comments to

The Opticianry Summit has created Goal Teams that have each developed objectives for 2013, and drafted a purpose statement for a study the team plans to conduct this year, assessing the benefit of an optician to the consumer and businesses, the group has also formed a non-profit organization called the Opticianry Summit Foundation.