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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.

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Corporate Optometry Reports (COR) Meeting »

Jim Murphy, VP/GM for Alcon's U.S. Vision Care, introduced the keynote speakers at the Corporate Optometry Reports (COR) Meeting.

Spear Speaks at COR »

Carl Spear, OD, FAAO, director of professional development and implementation at Alcon, introduced varied speakers from across the industry at the COR Meeting.

Meeting at COR »

(L to R) Dmitry Gutkovich, OD, MBA, Walmart; Steve Reinhart, OD, FAAO, Alcon; and Chad Overman, Walmart at COR.

Steiner Speaks at COR »

Thomas F. Steiner, who headed the marketing of Fresh Look Colors, presented metrics-driven perspectives on the impending launch of Alcon's Air Optix Colors at COR.

Kane Speaks at COR »

Dennis Kane, head of U.S. Optical Chains for Alcon, provides details on the launch of Air Optix Colors at COR.

Lunching at COR »

(L to R) Jeff Smith, OD, Visionworks; Brad McCorkle, Local Eye Site; Denise Mogil, Costco; Bob Stein, OD, National Vision; and Gary Gerber, OD, The Power Practice at the COR luncheon.

Setting Up the Zone »

Elizabeth Ariniello makes a final check of one of the cubicles in the Eye2 Zone, where all things high tech will be found on opening day of Vision Expo.

Karp Curates Eye2 Zone »

Vision Monday's Andrew Karp tries on the Kopin Pupil smartglass at the Eye2 Zone

Google Demos Glass »

A visitor (l) to VM's Eye2 Zone gets a Google Glass demo from Wendy Emerson (r) of Rochester Optical, while RO's Tim Moore observes.

Gunnar Showcase »

Matt Gardille from Gunnar Optiks showcases the company's computer vision lens technology in the Eye2 Zone.

Epiphany on Display »

David Meisenholder demonstrates Epiphany Eyewear, the computer-enabled video recording glasses developed by Vergence Labs on display in the Eye2 Zone.

Evena Medical in the Zone »

David Yeh of Evena Medical makes sure all is in order before the show doors open.

VM With Pivothead »

Vision Monday's Catherine Wolinsiki (l) checks out what's new in the Eye2 Zone with Pivothead's Jordan Elder.

Setting Up Luxottica's New Booth »

(L to R) Amy Walter, Ira Epstein and Susan Weissbeck get the Luxottica booth in order on setup day, before the show opens.

The Long View »

An overview of Luxottica's new booth.

The Ray-Ban Factor »

Ray-Ban was an integral part of the Luxottica "story" at the new booth.

Luxottica Execs »

Luxottica's Holly Rush (l) and Milena Cavicchioli show off the company's brand new booth.

Telling the Luxottica Story »

Luxottica's Holly Rush at the new booth, which this year put the emphasis on branding and storytelling for customers.

Bobbie Thomas for Safilo »

A model looking seriously good on the runway at the Safilo Fashion Show, emceed by Today Show style editor, Bobbie Thomas.

Men's Eyewear »

Modeling men's eyewear for Bobbie Thomas at the Safilo fashion show.

Women's Sunwear »

Safilo held fashion shows throughout all three days of Expo. Here's a look at the latest in women's sunwear.

IDOC Members and Vendors Luncheon »

IDOC founder and CEO, Mark Feder, OD, (l) introduced new president, Dave Brown, who announced the organization's tripling in size over the last year.

OD Excellence on Health Care Reform »

OD Excellence's (l to r) Jim Grue, OD, Jerry Sude, OD, and Jerry Lieblein, OD, presented on health care reform: "There is a well-defined end game, but it's hard to see because it's being rolled out in pieces," said Grue.

The Patient Experience »

CareCredit and Solutionreach sponsored the "Focus On The Ultimate Patient Experience" lunch event where speakers Mark Wright, OD, and John Bonizio of Metro Optics presented ways to enhance the patient experience. (L to R) Solutionreach's Alexander Obbard, Care Credit's Matt Boller, Wright, CareCredit's Randy Baldwin, and Bonizio.

Wright Speaker »

Mark Wright, OD addresses a packed house.

Metro Optics' Bonizio »

John Bonizio, Metro Optics makes his presentation.

CareCredit's Boller »

CareCredit's Matt Boller at the luncheon.

Solutionreach's Obbard »

Alexander Obbard of Solutionreach.

ClearVision Demos 3D »

(L to R) ClearVision's David Friedfeld, Stratasys' Bruce Bradshaw and ClearVision's Herschel Kaufman set the Stage for Innovation at their booth with 3D printing demonstrations.

Men's Trends »

As part of their in booth presentations, ClearVision held a panel discussion about trends in men¹s eyewear. (L to R) Yasmine Johnson, stylist and buyer for Park Slope Eye, men's fashion stylist and media specialist Doug Marshall and ClearVision president David Friedfeld lead the discussion.

Industry Dynamics »

Marge Axelrad, VM senior VP/editorial director, reported on optical industry dynamics at the Eye Recommend Industry Leaders Summit.

Product Showcase Winner »

Avantek's Grant Zider and Hoya's Heather Padgett accepted the prize for Hoya's Avantek as 2014 First Place "Vision Choice" Winner.

Product Showcase Runner Up »

Rochester Optical's Wendy Emerson (l), and Colleen Emaus who won Second Place "Vision Choice" for Gold Rx lenses for Google Glass.

Tiki and Tam at TAYE Booth »

Tiki Barber and former Miss New York Elizabeth Tam with the Think About Your Eyes mascots. Throughout the show, different celebrities challenged attendees to interactive games at the TAYE booth.

Holmes and Tam at TAYE Booth »

Former professional boxer Larry Holmes and former Miss New York Elizabeth Tam take a break from their celebrity challenge duties at the TAYE booth.

Mariano's in the House »

Mariano Rivera spoke to an enthusiastic crowd at the Eyefinity booth. Hundreds of attendees gathered at the booth to get a picture and an autograph from the former Yankee great.

Rivera With Eyefinity »

Yankee great Mariano Rivera visited with Eyefinity president Steve Baker before the autograph session began.

Toms Founder Mycoskie »

Toms founder Blake Mycoskie spent some time speaking with attendees at the brand's booth on Saturday.

Exam Equipment »

The Med Sci Pavilion was a perfect place to test drive the newest technology in eye exams.

In Booth Demos »

In-booth demos and presentations were a popular feature at this year's Pavilion.

Equipment Trends »

Technology was a major focus for many attendees, especially ODs interested in the latest equipment trends.

Heavy Traffic »

Business and foot traffic were brisk in the Med Sci Pavilion.

Power Hour From Med Sci Pavilion »

LensCrafters founder and long-time industry executive Dean Butler (l) with Gary Gerber, OD during a live broadcast edition of the Power Hour from the Medical & Scientific Pavilion.

Keynote Address »

Charles Posternack, MD delivered the keynote address "The Paradigm Shift in Health Care" examining health care reform's impact on the optical industry.

Bobbi Brown Appearance »

Makeup entrepreneur Bobbi Brown recently debuted her own line of signature eyewear. Brown, the subject of 20/20 magazine's March cover story, stopped by the Jobson booth to "sign off" on the cover.

Marc and Brown »

Bobbi poses with Jobson's CEO Marc Ferrara.

Yeh and Brown »

Bobbi visits with 20/20's managing editor Christine Yeh, author of the March cover story.