Optometric Staff Schedule at Glance

Wednesday, June 20

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
10:00AM - 12:00PM Continuing Education
12:00PM - 1:00PM Exclusive Promotional Lunch Symposium Bausch + Lomb Yes
1:00PM - 5:00PM Continuing Education
4:30PM - 5:30PM Opening Reception
5:30PM - 8:00PM Opening General Session - Featuring keynote speaker, adventurer Aron Ralston Johnson & Johnson Vision

Thursday, June 21

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
7:00AM - 3:00PM Continuing Education
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium - Alcon Update Alcon Vision Care Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium - Ocular Allergy Disease State & Treatment Update Alcon Novartis Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium - Whose Dry Eye is it Anyway? Shire Yes
9:00AM - 12:00PM Vision Rehabilitation Forum Enhanced Vision, Envision and Good-Lite Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Paraoptometric Awards Luncheon Alcon Vision Care Yes $15
12:00PM - 1:00PM Promotional Lunch Symposium - Alcon Update Alcon Vision Care Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Promotional Lunch Symposium - Allergan: Evolving Strategies for Glaucoma Management. JJV: The Future of Contact Lenses for Optometry Allergan and Johnson & Johnson Vision Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Promotional Lunch Symposium - Blue Light: What You Need to Know for the Future of Eyecare Essilor Yes
1:00PM - 3:00PM Sports and Performance Vision Forum Senaptec and RightEye Yes
1:30PM - 3:00PM Paraoptometric Idea Exchange Yes
3:00PM - 3:15PM Exhibit Hall Ribbon-Cutting
3:00PM - 7:00PM Exhibit Hall Grand Opening
3:00PM - 7:00PM International Wine and Cheese Tasting in the Exhibit Hall AOAExcel
7:00PM - 9:00PM Continuing Education
7:30PM - 11:00PM Essilor Optometry Student Bowl™ XXVII Reception immediately following Essilor

Friday, June 22

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
7:00AM - 3:00PM Continuing Education
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium for Optometric Staff - Alcon Update Alcon Vision Care Yes
9:00AM - 10:00AM Breakfast Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall AOAExcel
9:00AM - 5:00PM Exhibit Hall
9:00AM - 5:00PM Packet Pickup--Optometry Cares® 5K Run/Walk MyEyeDr
12:00PM - 1:00PM Lunch Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall AOAExcel
12:00PM - 1:00PM Promotional Lunch Symposium - Co-Managing Your Cataract Patients: Insights on Partnering for Successful Outcomes Alcon Surgical Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Promotional Lunch Symposium - Evolving Strategies for Glaucoma Management Allergan Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Promotional Lunch Symposium - JJV: The Future of Contact Lenses for Optometry. Allergan: Discover TrueTear Johnson & Johnson Vision and Allergan Yes
3:00PM - 5:00PM Microbrew Mania - Light to Dark & Everything in Between - in the Exhibit Hall Transitions
5:00PM - 12:00AM Continuing Education - CE After Dark
9:00PM - 12:00AM A Celebration Honoring Incoming AOA President Samuel D. Pierce, O.D., - Featuring Bad Habits, "The Eye Docs of Rock" Vision Source

Saturday, June 23

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
6:00AM - 7:30AM Optometry Cares® 5K Run/Walk MyEyeDr Yes $30
7:00AM - 5:00PM Continuing Education
8:00AM - 9:00AM Exclusive Promotional Breakfast Symposium - The Future of Optometry Essilor Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Exclusive Promotional Lunch Symposium - Advances in Redness Reduction Bausch + Lomb Yes
8:00PM - 10:00PM A Celebration of Optometry - Featuring entertainment by comedian Howie Mandel.
Doors open at 7:45pm. Reception, DJ & dancing after entertainment.
Hoya Vision Care

Sunday, June 24

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
8:00AM - 12:00PM Continuing Education