Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:15 AM
MADISON, Wis.—The Great Glasses Play Day, a volunteer event intended to
celebrate and unite children who are glasses-wearers or are otherwise
visually impaired, is calling on ECPs and the public to join in
commemorating the third annual initiative Saturday, May 3 through
Sunday, May 4, 2014.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—“Focus On: The Ultimate Patient Experience” was the topic of a
lunch-and-learn session that was attended by more than 80 eyecare
professionals on Friday, March 28, at International Vision Expo East.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 2:30 PM
MILAN—To celebrate the launch of its Film Noir Edition capsule
collection, Luxottica held an event in Milan on Feb. 20 at the city’s
iconic Biblioteca Ambrosiana.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:24 AM
WEST KENSINGTON, London—
Optrafair London 2014
held here at Olympia Central from April 11 to 13, made a successful
debut attracting some 4,616 attendees who came to see over 150
exhibitors boasting 500 brands, according to show organizers.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:21 AM
PHILADELPHIA—Early bird registration has opened for
, which will take place at the Pennsylvania Convention Center here, Wednesday, June 25, through Sunday, June 29.
Friday, April 11, 2014 12:24 AM
KINGWOOD, Texas—During The Exchange,
’s annual meeting held in Boston this week, the Texas-based optometric alliance made a number of announcements, particularly related to strategic partnerships with multiple health care organizations.
Monday, April 07, 2014 12:30 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—Unaudited attendance figures for the recent International
Vision Expo & Conference East indicate that the show attracted
23,697 people, the largest number of attendees in history, according to
Friday, April 04, 2014 1:30 PM
NEW YORK—If you’re looking to get a feel of what it was like to be at Expo, look no further than Vision Monday’s 360 view of the show floor and conference hall in this exclusive slideshow. From in-booth demos and presentations to celebrity sightings and keynote speeches, Vision Expo East was a jam packed event.
Friday, April 04, 2014 11:30 AM
NEW YORK—As attendees gained their bearings and set out on paths to
discover the new products, services and education offerings available at
this year’s Vision Expo east, the VM Daily
hit the show floor
to find out what attracted the attending eyecare professionals this year
compared to years past and Vision Expo East brought in 2014 that they
haven’t seen before.
Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:30 PM
NEW YORK—With memories of Expo still fresh in everyone’s minds, Vision
Monday presents the following slideshow to recap the sights and
excitement that helped make up Vision Expo East 2014. See who was at the
industry parties held on the show floor and all around the town last
Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:25 PM
NEW YORK—For many ECPs visiting New York for this year’s show, action
was packed outside of the Javits Center as well as in. From the Lower
East Side to Chelsea to Gramercy, various frame designers and optical
folk speckled the city with socializing, networking and showcasing
Spring collections at celebrations across the isle. Take a trip through
the high-fashion, high-rise, high-energy venues that attracted optical
nightlife as March came to a close.
Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:05 PM
NEW YORK—The extensive continuing education program at Vision Expo East
offers eyecare professionals the chance to brush up on the latest
treatments and technologies and covers everything from contact lens to
business management to disease and pharmaceuticals. But what topics were
ODs most excited about learning this year and how will they use this
newfound knowledge in their practice?
Thursday, April 03, 2014 1:00 PM
NEW YORK—Just like your favorite 24/7 takeout eatery in NYC, this year's
Vision Expo East show delivered, on many satisfaction levels. According
to show organizers, "overall numbers are still tracking up" and
attendee and exhibitor response/reaction has been "overwhelmingly
positive" this year.