Thursday, October 4, 2018 12:30 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Vision Expo West’s 30th anniversary was a “sweeping success,” with the overall show experiencing a nearly double digit increase in attendance compared to 2017.
Monday, September 17, 2018 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—A new Corporate Optometry Panel at Vision Expo West will bring together industry thought leaders from Costco, Luxottica, MyEyeDr., NewGradOptometry, Visionworks of America and Walmart Vision to discuss the range of business models that optometrists can practice in corporate optometry today, according to an announcement from show organizers. Titled “Pathways to Leadership in Corporate Optometry,” the event is sponsored by Luxottica and Visionworks of America and attendees will also enjoy an opportunity to network at a cocktail reception immediately following the panel.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 12:27 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—As of three weeks before the show, Vision Expo West pre-registration for young professionals is trending strongly ahead of 2017, organizers said.
Thursday, August 30, 2018 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Building on its past success, the Boutique Buyer Panel at Vision Expo West 2018
(Education: Sept. 26–29; Exhibit Hall; Sept. 27–29) will feature panelists from Article One, Europa Eyewear and STATE Optical Co., Eye Q Stylist and Peoples From Barbados, Gogosha Optique, Lafont, and Selima Optique, who will each bring their unique perspectives to the topic of independent eyewear. The Boutique Buyer Panel will take place on Friday, Sept. 28 from 5:00 to 5:45 p.m. in the Galleria Lounge, Vision Expo Exhibit Hall. Cocktails and Networking will take place from 5:45 to 6:30 p.m.
Monday, August 27, 2018 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Vision Expo
continues to invest in tools and technologies that allow attendees to personalize their experience and maximize time onsite, while helping exhibitors to increase their return on investment and receive more relevant booth traffic. The Vision View program, set to launch at Vision Expo West (Education: Sept.26 – 29; Exhibit Hall: Sept. 27 – 29) in Las Vegas, features new wearable beacon technology that will add a variety of benefits for both attendees and exhibitors.
Monday, August 20, 2018 12:27 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Opticians and contact lens technicians will be able to experience OptiCon @ Vision Expo for the first time at Vision Expo West 2018 in Las Vegas.
Monday, August 13, 2018 12:00 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The BLOCK, an extension of the Galleria featuring celebrity-influenced and independently designed urban eyewear, will launch at Vision Expo West 2018 in Las Vegas (Education: Sept. 26 – 29; Exhibit Hall: Sept. 27 – 29). In this new Exhibit Hall destination, fashion-forward retailers will find a customized environment that complements urban eyewear and elevates the presence of celebrity designers through fashion shows, meet-and-greets and panels focused on style and design, according to an announcement from show organizers.
Thursday, August 9, 2018 12:24 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Vision Expo has released a new video and launched a social media contest to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Vision Expo West 2018 in Las Vegas.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 12:27 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Vision Expo West, taking place Sept. 26 to 29 in Las Vegas, will introduce an expansive scope of education
, products, trends and solutions that will keep the industry updated on best practices in patient care, practice management and retail strategies.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 12:27 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Vision Expo
has announced that it has added a new category as a part of its Best Booth Awards.
Wednesday, July 25, 2018 12:27 AM
PARIS—Organizers of Silmo Paris
are previewing several aspects of the upcoming Silmo exhibition, to be held Sept. 28 to Oct. 1 at the Paris Nord Villepinte, including its role as an international exhibition and business platform for the optics and eyewear industry. The 2018 edition will include 108 new companies, including 20+ startups, according to an announcement. In addition, Silmo 2018 will deploy a series of event tools and additional media for attendees. These include:
Friday, March 23, 2018 12:27 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Vision Expo East has wrapped up its 32nd year amid a lively celebration with more than 190 new exhibitors out of the 715 total exhibitors, an attendance increase in multiple key audience categories—including buyers, optometrists, opticians and contact lens technicians—and successful new events across all four days, according to an announcement from show organizers. Buying activity was reported to be as strong as the quality of attendees, with the Show boasting an attendance of over 300 new and 1,200 total OPTImum program members this year—a group that represents key decision-makers/buyers, lab owners and top-level management for $1 million OD practices.