'Expand your field of vision' at VEE

February 15, 2010

International Vision Expo and Conference East promises to deliver all the latest products, trends, and information on medical eye care, fashion, lens technology, and business solutions at its annual meeting here.

New York-International Vision Expo and Conference East promises to deliver all the latest products, trends, and information on medical eye care, fashion, lens technology, and business solutions at its annual meeting here, March 18 to 21.

Kirk L. Smick, OD, FAAO, chairman of the conference advisory board, noted that International Vision Expo has become the one continuing education venue in the United States where all educational courses are open to all members of the eye-care profession.

"It is not uncommon to find ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians sitting next to each other in several different courses," he said. "This is truly a unique opportunity to 'expand your field of vision' through education and networking in the profession."

FRIDAY, 5 TO 6 P.M.

SATURDAY, 1 TO 2 P.M.

Other highlights

Social networking

Become a fan (or follower) of Vision Expo on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or YouTube and get special offers, enter contests, post questions, and share information. Vision Expo shares information about the ophthalmic community at large, not just about the show.

Two social networking courses are planned:

Conference updates

Course handouts are available online at http://www.visionexpoeast.com/ prior to the conference. They will not be available onsite for pre-registered conferees. After registering, attendees can print course handouts and bring them to the conference.

Handouts also will be available online after the conference.