Introducing the Vision Expo 2020 Talent Search supported by the edCFDA

The eyewear designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (edCFDA) and Vision Expo are pleased to support emerging designers. This competition aims to foster the talent of emerging designers and is open to all eyewear designers.

Two final winners will be introduced to the creative eyewear community with complimentary booths in Vision Expo’s new emerging designer incubator neighborhood, The Springs.

The winners will also be given recognition during a celebratory event on Thursday, March 26 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm in The River, Vision Expo’s new home for brands with unique, ownable culture and respected industry position.

The event will be open to all participants at Vision Expo East, with special invitations distributed to fellow designers, OPTImum buyers and prestigious members of the fashion, business and trade media. Please let us know if you plan to attend the reception on Thursday, , March 26 at 5:00 pm by RSVPing via the form below.

Applicants will be judged by seven legendary eyewear designers from the edCFDA including:

Legendary Designers


If you have not already registered for Vision Expo East 2020, completion of this form will act as your registration to the event.

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