Welcome to Vision Expo East 2018


Welcome to Vision Expo East, the complete event for ophthalmic professionals, where eyecare meets eyewear and education, fashion and innovation mingle.

Educate yourself and your staff with more than 300+ hours of education and 23 specialty tracks to deliver improved patient care and grow your business.

Shop more than 5,000 fashion and luxury brands for an unforgettable buying experience.

Experience the latest industry advances in contact lenses, solutions, therapeutics and leading edge medical and diagnostic equipment.

Engage in essential learning and networking that extends past the classroom onto the show floor and beyond.


brings the industry’s premier Optician and Contact Lens Technician education program to the largest gathering of eyewear and eyecare professionals in the Americas. Learn more



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  • Programs Aimed at Millennial ECPs Drive Attendance Growth at Vision Expo West

    Alexandria, VA – September 10, 2018 – As of three weeks pre-show, Vision Expo West pre-registration for young professionals is trending strongly ahead of 2017. Vision Expo West (Education: September 26–29; Exhibit Hall: September 27–29) will feature various programs and activations geared specifically toward the young professional and student demographic, including panels, surprise celebrity guests, and hosting students from optometry schools across the country.

  • Established and Emerging Panelists Announced for Independent Luxury Eyewear Panel

    Alexandria, VA – August 29, 2018 – Vision Expo continues to deliver high value content and create unique networking opportunities for attendees in the Exhibit Hall. Building on its past success, the Boutique Buyer Panel at Vision Expo West 2018 (Education: September 26–29; Exhibit Hall; September 27–29) will feature panelists from Article One, Europa Eyewear and STATE Optical Co., Eye Q Stylist and Peoples From Barbados, Gogosha Optique, Lafont, and Selima Optique, who will each bring their unique perspectives to the topic of independent eyewear.

  • Wearable Beacon Technology Powers Vision Expo’s New Vision View Program

    Alexandria, VA – August 26, 2018 – Vision Expo continues to invest in tools and technologies that allow attendees to personalize their experience and maximize time onsite, while helping exhibitors to increase their return on investment and receive more relevant booth traffic.  The Vision View program, set to launch at Vision Expo West (Education: September 26 – 29; Exhibit Hall: September 27 – 29) in Las Vegas, NV. features new wearable beacon technology that will add a variety of benefits for both attendees and exhibitors. 

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