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$249 OptiCon PACKAGE
Same Quality and Affordable Pricing
OPTICON @ VISION EXPO BRINGS THE INDUSTRY'S PREMIER OPTICIAN AND
CONTACT LENS TECHNICIAN EDUCATION PROGRAM TO THE LARGEST GATHERING

Extend the opportunity to network with your peers in the heart of Midtown Manhattan at The Wyndham New Yorker
Hotel. This convenient hotel, located just minutes from the Javits Convention Center, is in the center of world-class
shopping, dining and popular New York City attractions, including Macy's Herald Square, the Empire State Building,
Times Square and Central Park.

The OptiCon package gives you access to hotel rooms for as low as $199 per night. More details can be
found on your registration confirmation.

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BACK TO THE FUTURE: WHY OUR PAST MATTERS

you can make a difference and create your own memorable past. *Includes breakfast.

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Booth #G1164

FRIDAY, MARCH 16 | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Stitch Bar and Lounge

This dedicated show floor destination is
designed specifically for Opticians and
Contact Lens Technicians and will host
pop up talks, networking, social events and
access to representatives and resources
from ABO & NCLE, NAO, OAA, CLSA, NFOS,
and vendor partners.

Please note: as part of your registration, you are eligible for one complimentary
pass to this event. When you pick up your name badge, you will receive a
ticket that must be exchanged for a wristband at the OptiCon @ Vision Expo
Hub (booth #G1164) on Friday, March 16. You must have the wristband for
entrance to the party. If you wish to purchase additional passes to the party,
you can do so in the OptiCon @ Vision Expo Hub.

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Join the party at Stitch Bar & Lounge to meet and mingle with eyecare
professionals celebrating OptiCon@VisionExpo. Located in the heart
of New York City's historic Garment District at 247 West 37th Street
between 7th and 8th Avenue, you'll be in walking distance to other
great hotspots afterwards like Madison Square Garden, Herald
Square, Times Square, Penn Station and Port Authority.

VISION EXPO 2018

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HOST HOTEL,
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*	 24-hour dining at Tick Tock Diner
*	 Beautiful and versatile event space

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*	 $199 for one bed and $219 for two beds

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ADVISORY BOARD TOP PICKS

sure to allow time in your schedule to attend as many of these must-see sessions as possible.

Join Dr. David Fleischman, as he takes a look at how past and current leaders have profoundly impacted the eyecare
profession. You'll get a look at history and a peek into the future as you get inspired to explore the possibilities of how

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The OptiCon Advisory Board, consisting of representatives from The American Board of Opticianry and National
Contact Lens Examiners, The Contact Lens Society of America, National Academy of Opticianry, National Federation
of Opticianry Schools, and the Opticians Association of America, has selected their top education picks below. Make

FRIDAY, MARCH 16 | 7:15 AM TO 8:15 AM
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*	 Access to discounted rates at a dedicated OptiCon hotel

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Now at Vision Expo, Opticians and Contact Lens Technicians will find the same preferred pricing

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CONTACT LENSES

SPECTACLE LENS

22B2 	Retail Tactics:
Differentiating Yourself
and Your Practice
23B3 	How To Respond to
the 64 Million Dollar
Question - Why Do
Glasses Cost So Much?
24B2	Profiting from Vision
Care Plans
24B3	 Dynamic Dispensing
31B3	Demystify Managed
Vision Care
33B1	Double Your Sales In One
Week
34B1	Answering the Challenge
of Online Eyewear

25O2	Eye Diseases That
Opticians and Technicians
Should Know About
31A1	Ocular History Taking - The
Ten Most Important Pieces
of Information You Need to
Provide Your Doctor
31O2	No Wonder You Don't See
Well - How Eye Diseases
Affect Vision
32A1	Screening for Diabetic
Eye Diseases - What Every
Optician and Technician
Should Know
32O2	Clinical Ocular Concepts for
Opticians, Technicians and
Ancillary Staff
41O2	Contact Lenses: Building on
the Fundamentals
44O1	Clinical Approaches to
Spectacle and Contact
Formulas

12O1	Dispensing to the
Generations
23O2	My Top Ten Tips for
Excellence in Dispensing
25O1	Spectacle Lens Update:
Everything You Need to
Know
33O2	 Prism Applications A to Z
33O3	The Truth About Optical
Myths, Half Truths, and
Falsehoods
34O1	 Light Filtering Lenses
43O2	Advanced OpticsThrough the Looking
Glass


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Vision East Brochures 2018 - Non-OD Version
Table of Contents
Education Highlights
New! Opticon @ Vision Expo Exclusive $249 Package
Vision Expo Supporters
Dispensing Essentials
Spectacle Lens Expert Track
Travel And Education Discounts
Total Office Packages
Daily Grids
Fashion Highlights
Networking & Events
Education Pricing and Registration Form
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Vision Expo East 2018 Education Brochure – Eyecare Professionals - Education Highlights
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Vision Expo East 2018 Education Brochure – Eyecare Professionals - New! Opticon @ Vision Expo Exclusive $249 Package
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Vision Expo East 2018 Education Brochure – Eyecare Professionals - Vision Expo Supporters
Vision Expo East 2018 Education Brochure – Eyecare Professionals - Spectacle Lens Expert Track
Vision Expo East 2018 Education Brochure – Eyecare Professionals - Total Office Packages
Vision Expo East 2018 Education Brochure – Eyecare Professionals - Daily Grids
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