Conference At A Glance

Wednesday, June 21

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
7:00AM - 9:45AM Presidents' Council
7:30AM - 12:00PM ASCO Annual Meeting
7:30AM - 3:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
8:00AM - 6:00PM Registration
8:30AM - 3:30PM Optometry Cares® Board of Directors' Meeting
10:00AM - 11:45AM IAOE Business Meeting
10:30AM - 11:30AM Continuing Education
11:30AM - 12:30PM Free Symposium with Lunch - Why Managing the Ocular Surface is Important to You! Bausch + Lomb Yes
12:00PM - 2:30PM ASCO Annual Leadership Luncheon
12:30PM - 3:00PM Continuing Education
1:00PM - 1:45PM AOA+ Rally on the Hill Johnson & Johnson Vision, AOAExcel and Essilor
1:30PM - 2:30PM HOD Resolutions Committee Open Hearing
2:30PM - 4:30PM AOA+ New Doctor Panel and Keynote Speaker: Alexa von Tobel Johnson & Johnson Vision, AOAExcel and Essilor
3:00PM - 4:15PM OD Talks: Virtual and Augmented Reality
4:30PM - 5:30PM Opening Reception
5:30PM - 8:00PM Opening General Session - Featuring keynote speaker, Olympic icon Dara Torres Johnson & Johnson Vision
8:00PM - 9:00PM MOA-Michigan Reception
8:00PM - 10:00PM CLCS Recognition Event

Thursday, June 22

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
6:30AM - 7:00PM Registration
7:00AM - 11:00AM AOA House of Delegates
7:00AM - 4:00PM Continuing Education
7:30AM - 6:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
8:00AM - 9:00AM Free Symposium with Breakfast - The HydraGlyde® Advantage: A Winning Combination Alcon Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Free Symposium with Breakfast - Ocular Allergy Update Alcon Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Free Symposium with Breakfast - There is More to Know When it Comes to Dry Eye Shire Yes
8:00AM - 6:00PM Walmart Project Foresight Scholarship Competition
9:00AM - 2:00PM AOA-PAC Board of Directors' Meeting
9:30AM - 10:30AM The Inside Scoop: Advocacy and You Johnson & Johnson Vision Yes
11:30AM - 1:00PM AOA+ Leadership Link Johnson & Johnson Vision, AOAExcel and Essilor
12:00PM - 1:00PM Free Symposium with Lunch - Powering your Practice with Social Media & DAILIES® Alcon Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Free Symposium with Lunch -Allergan: Dry Eye-A Complex Disease with Potential Consequences. JJV: EYE INSPIRED™ Design: Innovating with Excellence Allergan and Johnson & Johnson Vision Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Free Symposium with Lunch - AR--The Last Mile Essilor Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Paraoptometric Awards Luncheon Alcon Yes
1:00PM - 2:00PM Sports and Performance Vision Forum
1:30PM - 2:30PM Optometric Historical Society Annual Business Meeting
2:30PM - 4:00PM The Optometric Historical Society's Blast from the Past-Looking Back: Optometry's Inclusion in Medicare
3:00PM - 4:30PM ASCO Interprofessional Education & Collaborative Practice Committee
4:00PM - 4:15PM Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting
4:00PM - 7:00PM Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting - Featuring the Washington Nationals' Racing Presidents
4:30PM - 5:00PM Fireside Chat in the Exhibit Hall - Using Brain Science to Run Your Practice CooperVision Yes
4:30PM - 5:30PM International Member Reception
5:00PM - 7:00PM Optometry Cares® - The AOA Foundation Recognition Reception
5:15PM - 5:45PM Fireside Chat in the Exhibit Hall - Pathway to Success: Making Your Practice Memorable CooperVision Yes
5:30PM - 6:30PM New Doctor Reception
6:00PM - 6:30PM Fireside Chat in the Exhibit Hall - Essilor Executive Q&A Essilor Yes
6:00PM - 7:00PM ePoster Session
6:30PM - 9:00PM Dinner Symposium-All Eyes on Dry Eye: Dilemmas, Decisions and TFOS DEWSII Novartis-Alcon Pharma Yes
7:00PM - 8:00PM Continuing Education
7:00PM - 8:00PM National Optometry Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
7:30PM - 9:30PM RevolutionEHR User Meeting
7:30PM - 11:00PM Essilor Optometry Student Bowl™ XXVI Reception immediately following Essilor

Friday, June 23

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
6:30AM - 7:50AM NAPO Membership Meeting
6:30AM - 10:00PM Registration
7:00AM - 3:00PM Continuing Education
7:00AM - 6:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
8:00AM - 9:00AM Free Symposium with Breakfast - Managing IOP when Initial Therapy is not Enough Novartis-Alcon Pharma Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Free Symposium with Breakfast - An Established Formulation Designed with a Purpose Bausch + Lomb Yes
8:00AM - 9:00AM Free Symposium with Breakfast for Optometric Staff - Powering your Practice with Social Media & DAILIES® Alcon Yes
8:00AM - 10:00AM ASCO Corporate Contributors' Breakfast
8:00AM - 10:00AM NEO Forum
8:00AM - 11:00AM Southern Caucus
8:00AM - 11:00AM Vision Rehabilitation Forum
10:00AM - 5:00PM Exhibit Hall
10:00AM - 5:00PM Packet Pickup--Optometry Cares® 5K Run/Walk The Vision Council and Transitions
11:30AM - 1:30PM AOSA Awards, General Session & Trivia Challenge HOYA
11:30AM - 1:30PM Indiana Caucus
12:00PM - 1:00PM Free Symposium with Lunch - Collaborating with your Ophthalmologist to Educate Cataract Patients Alcon Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Free Symposium with Lunch - Therapeutic Considerations for Lowering Intraocular Pressure Allergan Yes
12:00PM - 1:00PM Free Symposium with Lunch - JJV: EYE-INSPIRED™ Design: Innovating with Excellence. Allergan: Dry Eye-A Complex Disease with Potential Consequences Johnson & Johnson Vision and Allergan Yes
12:00PM - 5:30PM GWCO Presidents' Council
12:15PM - 12:45PM Fireside Chat in the Exhibit Hall - Essilor Executive Q&A Essilor Yes
1:00PM - 2:00PM ePoster Session
1:30PM - 3:30PM Optometric Residency Forum
3:00PM - 4:00PM ePoster Session
3:00PM - 4:30PM Paraoptometric Idea Exchange Yes
3:00PM - 5:00PM Recharge in the Hall
3:15PM - 3:45PM Fireside Chat in the Exhibit Hall - Your Real Competition? Amazon, Southwest and New Expectations CooperVision Yes
4:00PM - 4:30PM Fireside Chat in the Exhibit Hall─Where Will the Next Generation of Patients Come From? Think About Your Eyes Yes
4:00PM - 5:00PM ePoster Session
4:30PM - 6:30PM Future Leaders Reception AOA and VOSH/International Yes
5:00PM - 6:30PM Paraoptometric Networking Social Yes
5:00PM - 6:30PM Illinois College of Optometry Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM IU School of Optometry & Indiana Optometric Association Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM MWU AZCOPT Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM New England College of Optometry Alumni and Friends Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM NSU College of Optometry Alumni & 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 Alumni/Faculty Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM The OSU College of Optometry Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM UAB School of Optometry Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM University of Houston College of Optometry Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM UMSL College of Optometry Alumni Reception
5:00PM - 6:30PM WesternU Reception
6:00PM - 12:00AM Continuing Education - CE After Dark
6:30PM - 7:30PM Walmart Project Foresight Reception & Awards Presentation
7:00PM - 9:30PM Pennsylvania College of Optometry Alumni and Friends Reception
8:00PM - 10:00PM Luxottica Live! Luxottica Retail
8:00PM - 10:00PM ODs on Facebook Reception
9:00PM - 12:00AM A Celebration Honoring Incoming AOA President Christopher J. Quinn, O.D., - Featuring Bad Habits, "The Eye Docs of Rock" Vision Source

Saturday, June 24

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
6:00AM - 8:00AM Optometry Cares® 5K Run/Walk The Vision Council and Transitions Yes $30
6:30AM - 8:30PM Registration
7:00AM - 1:00PM ACOE Annual Meeting
7:00AM - 4:00PM Continuing Education
8:30AM - 4:30PM AOA House of Delegates
8:00AM - 1:00PM Exhibit Hall
9:00AM - 10:00AM Bagels and Muffins in the Exhibit Hall
9:00AM - 10:00AM ePoster Session
11:00AM - 3:00PM Hackathon III - Future of Interprofessional Patient Education
12:00PM - 1:00PM ePoster Session
8:00PM - 11:00PM A Celebration of Optometry - Featuring entertainment by popstar Andy Grammer.
Doors open at 7:30pm. Reception, DJ & dancing after entertainment.
HOYA

Sunday, June 25

Time Function Industry Supporter Registration REQ
7:30AM - 10:00AM Registration
8:00AM - 12:00PM Continuing Education