Monday, April 27, 2015 12:21 AM
SEATTLE—The American Optometric Association (AOA) recommends Optometry’s Meeting
attendees register by May 1 to take advantage of early-bird registration reduced rates. Hosting the American Optometric Association’s 118th Annual Congress and the American Optometric Student Association’s 45th Annual Conference, Optometry’s Meeting will feature more than 200 exhibitors in the exhibit hall and five days of more than 200 hours of continuing education (CE).
Monday, April 20, 2015 3:00 PM
NEW YORK—“Closing the Gap Between Cost & Care” was the theme for a lunch’n’learn event held on March 20 during Vision Expo East. The event was hosted by Review of Optometric Business’ Professional Editor Mark Wright, OD, FCOVD.
Monday, April 20, 2015 1:00 PM
NEW YORK—Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the Alcon-sponsored Corporate Optometry Reports (COR) meeting hosted a crowd of industry executives and professionals representing leading optical groups in the Manhattan Skyline Ballroom of the Park Central Hotel. The Wednesday afternoon event began with a networking luncheon followed by an agenda filled with presentations of statistics and information related to business building for eyecare professionals.
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:01 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—Focused on a fresh new theme—Visionaries in Education, Fashion, and Technology—this year’s International Vision Expo East featured four days of education and exhibits with preliminary reports of 15,156 attendees, according to unaudited attendance figures show organizers told VM.
Friday, April 03, 2015 12:15 AM
FRONHAUSEN, Germany—Schneider Optical Machines
announced that it will host DigiCon 2015, a technical conference for optical laboratory executives, at its corporate headquarters here from June 17 to 20.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:21 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—Focused on a fresh new theme—Visionaries in Education, Fashion, and Technology—International Vision Expo East closed on Sunday, March 22 after four days of education and exhibits with preliminary reports of 15,156 attendees, according to unaudited attendance figures show organizers told VMail
Sunday, March 22, 2015 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—As Vision Expo heads into its final day, some vendors were reporting “stellar sales activity,” according to reports from show organizers, especially in the medical and diagnostic pavilions. In general, show floor traffic was brisk throughout the first two days as the combination of education and exhibits proved to be a winning formula for all concerned.
Sunday, March 22, 2015 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—The Vision Expo Daily staff worked hard on the convention floor during Vision Expo East speaking to exhibitors and show goers alike to learn what brings them back year after year and what it is they were hoping to accomplish at this year’s show.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 12:27 AM
NEW YORK—Education has always been a major driver of Vision Expo’s success and this year’s event is no exception, according to show organizers.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 12:00 PM
ATLANTA—More than 100 speakers presenting over 250 continuing education courses, an exhibit hall featuring over 200 exhibitors, and more than 50 social and affiliate events attracted more than 7,000 optometry professionals to SECO 2015, held March 4-8 in Atlanta.
Monday, March 16, 2015 12:00 AM
LAS VEGAS—The Opticians Association of America Leadership Conference hosted nearly 200 attendees at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino, Feb. 5 to 7, 2015.