Show organizers announce Education Program for VISION EXPO WEST
The Vision Council and RX, organizers of Vision Expo, have announced the education program for Vision Expo West 2023, taking place from 27-30th September at the Venetian Convention & Expo Center in Las Vegas. The Show’s VisionEd optometry and opticianry educational programs, including OptiCon®@Vision Expo, will open on Wednesday, 27th September. Exhibits will open on Thursday, 28th September. “With accredited optometric, opticianry, and business education spanning subjects from disease diagnosis and management, to the latest in eyewear and contact lens fitting, patient engagement and marketing, we are proud to offer valuable and sought-after content at this year’s Vision Expo West”, said Fran Pennella, Vice President of Vision Expo at RX and co-organizer of Vision Expo. This year’s education program will feature more than 320 hours of clinical content organized by key subject areas, including common eye diseases, optical technology, allied health, contact lens, practice management and business solutions. Attendees will learn from experts in the industry as they unveil ground-breaking technology and speak to the latest trends in diagnosing and treating common eye diseases. Specific topics include glaucoma, presbyopia, ocular surface and other anterior segment diseases including dry eye, imaging technology and surgical techniques, contact lenses, posterior segment/retina including macular degeneration, low vision, diabetic care, pharmacology, optometric/surgical procedures, myopia and practice management. In addition to the latest clinical offerings, Vision Expo West will offer actionable, business-focused courses highlighting ways to strengthen leadership, culture and profitability with topics ranging from customer experience to human resources. Each course will provide attendees with practical solutions designed for immediate implementation. OptiCon®@Vision Expo returns with an education program and exhibit hall experience for opticians, contact lens practitioners, and ophthalmic allied professionals. The OptiCon Hub will host pop-up talks, networking, social events and access to representatives and resources from ABO & NCLE, OAA, NFOS, CLSA and vendor partners.
Registration for Vision Expo West is now open.