Wednesday, November 25, 2015 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—#VMSpirit #PetsInSpex is coming to a close. Nov. 30, 2015 is the last day to submit photos of your spexy pets for a chance to win nearly $300 worth of gifts including Grounds & Hounds
coffee courtesy of Paws N Claws
Friday, November 20, 2015 12:24 AM
NEW YORK— It’s time to “BrainStorm.” New research into human and computer intelligence is leading to a deeper understanding of the brain’s capabilities and expanding the frontiers of commerce, health care, data and social interaction.
Friday, November 20, 2015 12:18 AM
SAN ANTONIO—The Opticians Association of America
(OAA) 2015 Leadership Conference will take place here, Jan. 21 to 23, 2016 at the Hotel Contessa.
Monday, November 16, 2015 12:00 AM
CINCINNATI—The ECP Network, an alliance of independent eyecare providers based here, hosted its First Annual National Member Meeting at the Horseshoe Casino in Cincinnati, Ohio on Aug. 22. The event provided an opportunity for practice owners and staff to learn the latest on topics such as ICD-10, ACO (Accountable Care Organizations) progress, ACA (Affordable Care Act) impact on practices, how to make their practices attractive to Millennials, and the value of social media in their practices.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—Although we’re already halfway through the second annual #VMSpirit #PetsInSpex social media campaign, there is still plenty of time to get your submissions in.
Monday, November 9, 2015 12:24 AM
LINCOLN, Neb.—The 54th annual Contact Lens Manufacturers Association
(CLMA) meeting which took place from Oct. 29 to Oct. 31 in Miami, Fla. boasted a 67 percent increase in attendance over the previous year’s event.
Monday, November 9, 2015 12:18 AM
Norwalk, Conn.—International Vision Expo & Conference is accepting submissions for the 2016 Vision Expo East New Product Gallery, a unique display opportunity showcasing the best of the best in new eyewear products and technology.
Friday, November 6, 2015 12:15 AM
NEW YORK—The 2015 The Accessories Council Excellence (ACE) Awards were held Monday, Nov. 2, 2015 at Cipriani 42nd St, and Vision Monday was on the scene to catch all the action.
Among the attendees where a slew of high profile celebs, including honorees Ivanka Trump and Taraji P. Henson, as well as Gina Gershon; while designers like John Varvatos, Alexander Wang and Carolina Herrera and rubbed elbows with eyewear folks from Luxottica, Marchon, VSP, Safilo, FGX International, Silhouette, REM Eyewear and the Vision Council.
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of pictures from the night.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 12:24 AM
SAN FRANCISCO—AAO 2015, the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s
119th annual meeting showcasing vision research, innovation and education will take place Nov. 13 to 17 in Vegas.
Monday, October 26, 2015 12:30 AM
NEW ORLEANS—The American Academy of Optometry’s
94th annual meeting held here Oct. 7 to 10 was the largest ever in the organization’s history.
Monday, October 26, 2015 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—Is snapping pictures of your pet your unofficial job? Well, Vision Monday
wants you to show off those paw-some skills during the second annual #VMSpirit #PetsInSpex social media campaign. This year, we partnered with our friends at Paws N Claws
for an awesome giveaway to the best #PetsInSpex photo.
Friday, October 23, 2015 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Deborah Castor, vice president of trade shows and meetings at The Vision Council
, has announced that she will step down in early 2016 after over 16 years at the organization. She will remain in her position until mid-January to help select and transition a replacement.
Thursday, October 22, 2015 12:00 AM
LAS VEGAS—This year’s Optical Women’s Association Connection Series event, Getting Four Generations to Work Together, brought together six panelists from the four generations in the workplace today to tackle common “sticking points” that arise such as communication, feedback, work ethic and knowledge transfer.
Thursday, October 22, 2015 12:00 AM
LAS VEGAS—The Optical Lab Division of The Vision Council honored six industry veterans last month during the Directors’ Choice Award and 16th Annual Optical Lab Division Hall of Fame banquet held here at Vision Expo West.