Conference At A Glance

Wednesday, June 20

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
7:00AM - 12:00PM Presidents' Council
7:30AM - 3:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
8:00AM - 3:00PM Optometry Cares® Board of Directors' Meeting
9:00AM - 6:00PM Registration
10:00AM - 12:00PM Continuing Education
12:00PM - 1:00PM Exclusive Promotional Lunch Symposium Bausch + Lomb Yes
1:00PM - 5:00PM Continuing Education
1:00PM - 5:00PM IAOE Business Meeting
1:30PM - 3:00PM HOD Resolutions Committee Open Hearing
4:30PM - 5:30PM Opening Reception
5:30PM - 8:00PM Opening General Session - Featuring keynote speaker, adventurer Aron Ralston Johnson & Johnson Vision
8:00PM - 10:00PM CLCS Recognition Event

Thursday, June 21

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
6:30AM - 7:00PM Registration
7:00AM - 3:00PM Continuing Education
7:00AM - 6:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
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 Shire Yes
8:00AM - 2:45PM AOA House of Delegates
8:00AM - 3:00PM GWCO Committee Meetings
9:00AM - 12:00PM Vision Rehabilitation Forum Yes
9:00AM - 12:30PM AOA-PAC Board of Directors’ Meeting
10:00AM - 5:00PM CLCS Council Meeting
12:00PM - 1:00PM Paraoptometric Awards Luncheon Alcon 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 - 1:30PM Optometric Historical Society Annual Business Meeting
1:00PM - 3:00PM Sports and Performance Vision Forum Yes
1:30PM - 3:00PM Paraoptometric Idea Exchange Yes
3:00PM - 3:15PM Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting Johnson & Johnson Vision
3:00PM - 7:00PM Exhibit Hall Grand Opening
3:30PM - 4:00PM AOSA 50th Anniversary Celebration with Cake Cutting & Champagne Toast Johnson & Johnson Vision and Allergan
4:00PM - 5:00PM AOA+ Leadership Link Johnson & Johnson Vision
6:00PM - 7:00PM ePoster Session
6:00PM - 7:00PM Wine and Cheese Tasting in the Exhibit Hall AOAExcel
4:30PM - 5:30PM Young OD Reception
5:00PM - 6:00PM CLCS Annual Business Meeting
5:00PM - 6:00PM International Member Reception
5:00PM - 7:00PM Optometry Cares® - The AOA Foundation Recognition Reception
7:00PM - 9:00PM Continuing Education
7:00PM - 8:00PM National Optometry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
7:30PM - 11:00PM Essilor Optometry Student Bowl™ XXVII Reception immediately following Essilor

Friday, June 22

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
6:30AM - 7:50AM NAPO Semi-Annual Meeting
6:30AM - 10:00PM Registration
7:00AM - 3:00PM Continuing Education
7:00AM - 6:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
7:30AM - 12:30PM GWCO Board Meeting
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium - Glaucoma Management: Case Studies Alcon Novartis Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium - Moving the Mercury: An IOP Lowering Option for Your Glaucoma Patients Bausch + Lomb Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Promotional Breakfast Symposium for Optometric Staff - Alcon Update Alcon Vision Care Yes
8:00AM - 10:00AM CLCS Council Meeting
9:00AM - 10:00AM AOA+ Leadership Link Johnson & Johnson Vision
9:00AM - 10:00AM Breakfast & Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall AOAExcel
9:00AM - 10:00AM ePoster Session
9:00AM - 5:00PM Exhibit Hall
9:00AM - 5:00PM Packet Pickup--Optometry Cares® 5K Run/Walk
11:30AM - 1:30PM Indiana Caucus
12:00PM - 1:00PM ePoster Session
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
12:30PM - 5:00PM GWCO Presidents' Council
1:30PM - 5:00PM Optometric Educators' Exchange Yes
2:00PM - 3:30PM AOA+ speaker Alexa von Tobel Johnson & Johnson Vision
3:00PM - 4:00PM ePoster Session
3:00PM - 5:00PM Microbrew Mania (Beer Tasting) in the Exhibit Hall Essilor
3:30PM - 5:00PM Optometric Residency Forum
4:00PM - 5:00PM ePoster Session
5:00PM - 6:30PM Berkeley Optometry Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM Illinois College of Optometry Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM Indiana University School of Optometry Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM Midwestern University AZCOPT Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM New England College of Optometry Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM NSUCO Alumni & Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM PUCO Alumni & Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM SCCO Alumni & Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM Southern College of Optometry Alumni & Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM SUNY College of Optometry Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM The Ohio State University College of Optometry Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM UABSO Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM UHCO Alumni & Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM WesternU Reception
5:00PM - 7:00PM ACOE Reception
5:00PM - 12:00AM Continuing Education - CE After Dark
8:00PM - 11:00PM Luxottica Live! Luxottica Retail
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 Yes $30
7:30AM - 8:30PM Registration
7:00AM - 1:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
7:00AM - 5:00PM Continuing Education
8:00AM - 9:00AM Exclusive Promotional Breakfast Symposium - The Future of Optometry Essilor Yes
8:00AM - 5:00PM AOA House of Delegates
8:30AM - 9:30AM AOA+ Leadership Link Johnson & Johnson Vision
12:00PM - 1:00PM Exclusive Promotional Lunch Symposium - Advances in Redness Reduction Bausch + Lomb Yes
1:00PM - 4:00PM Hackathon IV: The Use of Artificial Intelligence in the Care of the Diabetic Patient
6:00PM - 8:00PM AOSA Spotlight Featuring AOSA Legends
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
7:30AM - 10:00AM Registration

Sunday, June 24

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
8:00AM - 2:00PM Continuing Education