Monday, February 27, 2017 12:24 AM
ATLANTA—Productivity is key to an optometrist’s mental health and job satisfaction, said nearly 80 percent of the women ODs who responded to a recent Women In Optometry (WO)
survey on productivity at home and in the workplace. At a special luncheon event on Saturday, March 4, at SECO, WO
professional co-editors April Jasper, OD, FAAO, and Katie Gilbert-Spear, OD, MPH, will discuss the survey results and strategies to combat the daily distractions that hinder productivity.
Friday, February 24, 2017 12:24 AM
PADUA, Italy—Safilo Group
plans to celebrate its more than 50 exclusive partners with the launch of its Global Partner Network.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:27 AM
DALLAS—The Optical Women’s Association
(OWA) heads into its 20th year of celebrating and promoting the achievements of women in the optical industry with two events in New York City—a Champagne Breakfast and Star Awards celebration, and an invitation-only VIP OWA Annual Star Award Ceremony & Networking Event.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:15 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—With a dawn-to-dusk agenda and a top-notch selection of speakers, the recent Transitions Academy featured a robust program of events and education for the 650-plus attendees who participated.
Friday, February 10, 2017 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Optical industry singers and musicians are picking their songs, warming up their voices and tuning up their instruments for the fourth annual fundraising concert Rockin’ for New Eyes at the Hard Rock Café on April 1.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 12:24 AM
, which took place Feb. 4 to 6, opened to record numbers of delegates attending the show. With 8,051 attendees—12 percent of the audience coming from outside the U.K—and 200 exhibitors, visitors were offered an education program offering 120 CET points, fashion forward catwalk shows and hundreds of new product launches, show organizers told VMail
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 12:18 AM
ATLANTA—The “Bad Habits - Eye Docs of Rock” band, a group featuring four optometrists covering rock’s classic hits, will play a special benefit concert March 3 for Optometry Giving Sight
(OGS) in conjunction with the SECO International
conference, which runs March 1 to 5 at the Georgia World Congress Center here.
Friday, February 3, 2017 12:30 AM
MUNICH, Germany—Opti 2017
which was held from Saturday, Jan. 28 to Monday, Jan. 30 rolled out many new attractions for its attendees this year including a focus on influencers in eyewear, the special “Vintage Passion” area as well as a hall expansion.
Monday, January 30, 2017 12:27 AM
is preparing a “Best of British” theme, product launches and savings for attendess to the show scheduled to take place from Feb. 4 to 6 at the London Excel.
Friday, January 27, 2017 12:30 AM
GRANDE LAKES, Fla.—Industry leaders gathered here for The Vision Council’s
annual Executive Summit highlighted by executive-level networking, leadership development, and the latest in economic trends and business strategies. At the annual member meeting, The Vision Council officially elected its 2017 officers and Board of Directors.
Monday, January 23, 2017 12:21 AM
DURHAM, N.C.—Eye Care Leaders
, which operates a group of companies active in EHRs, launched Eye Care Visionaries, a program bringing together ophthalmology and optometry leaders to tackle issues facing ECPs.
Monday, January 23, 2017 12:18 AM
announced that Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, will deliver the keynote address at the 12th annual Envision Conference.
Monday, January 16, 2017 12:00 AM
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J.—Charmant USA Inc. held an achiever’s meeting for the top performing sales representatives in December at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Kissimmee, Fla.