Education

 

Contact Lens Forum

The contact lens forum will host speakers from optometry, academia and ophthalmology discussing a range of topics including myopia, Ocular Surface Disease & Wellness, glaucoma, keratoconus, paediatric, scleral & speciality lense as well as insight into the latest innovations and technology in this field.

 

8:30 – 9:00

Registration

9:00 – 9:10

Welcome Remarks

9:10 – 9:30

Keynote Address

9:30 – 9:50

State of the Global Contact Lens Industry

9:50 – 10:30

New Technologies & innovations in Contact Lens

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:15

Eye care Clinical Practice

11:15 – 11:45

Effective Myopia Control in Clinical Practice

11:45 – 12:15

Fitting the Irregular Cornea

12:15 – 12:40

Contact Lenses for Astigmatism

12:40 – 1:15

Lunch Break

1:15 – 1:45

Paediatric Eyewear

1:45 – 2:00

Basic Principles for Scleral lens fittings

2:00 – 2:15

Multifocal Contact Lenses – Innovations

2:15 – 2:30

Prosthetic Contact Lenses

2:30 – 3:00

Coffee Break

3:00 – 3:30

Tips for Improving Scleral Lens fittings

3:30 – 3:55

Slick options for the scleral lens Surface

3:55 – 4:00

Closing Remarks – End of Day 1

 

 

9:00 – 9:10

Welcome Remarks

9:10 – 9:40

Preparing the Dry eye for Contact Lens

9:40 – 10:15

Diagnosis, treatment & the clinical aspects of ocular surface disease

10:15: 10:45

Ocular nutrition

10:45 – 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:30

Speciality lenses for Speciality Cases

11:30 – 12:00

Tips for building your speciality contact lens practice

12:00 – 12:30

New technology in speciality contact lenses

12:30 – 1:30

Lunch Break

1:30 – 2:00

What’s new in Glaucoma diagnostics & Treatments

2:00 – 2:30

Glaucoma update

2:30 – 3:00

Ocular blood flow in Glaucoma

3:00 – 3:30

Coffee Break

3:30 – 3:45

Assessment and management for keratoconus patients

3:45 – 4:15

Contact Lens options for Keratoconus

4:15 – 4:20

Closing Remarks – End of Forum

Registration will open soon!

 

Free Seminars

Free Seminar series will offer dedicated streams of education to optical manufacturers, retail and wholesale buyers, opticians, young professionals and students.

10:00 – 12:00

Eyewear Fashion Trends for 2018 and beyond

There are more eyewear brands than ever before, and every designer that has accessory collections also includes sunglasses and optical frames. Big, powerhouse brands all invest highly in their eyewear collections with wild new styles, innovative materials and loads of advertising. And they’re making regular appearances on the red carpet now too.

Learn from one of the powerhouse brands on how future designs would look like and overall fashion trends

 

2:00 – 4:00

Digital World – Grow your business

The arrival and subsequent growth of modern technology, social media and digital advertising has clearly significantly impacted how consumers behave and how companies do business. With a prolific amount of the world now shopping through digital means, it is fair to say businesses and industries that don’t adapt to modern digital marketing and communication trends are losing out.

Listen to digital experts on how you can grow your business through digital platforms

 

10:00 – 12:00

Omni- Channel Customer Experience

Traditionally in the eyewear industry, manufacturers relied on eye care practitioners (ECP) to push sales of their brands. Today, eyewear products are no longer being marketed as a medical device, instead being marketed more as fashion accessories and lifestyle products.

Consumers today are looking at an omni-channel shopping experience where they can be part of the brand, exchange ideas, and communicate and share their experiences

Listen to some of the biggest success stories in customer experience

 

2:00 – 4:00

Retail

The focused session will highlight the key strategies required to stay competitive. The topics in the session will focus on latest merchandising techniques and latest trends that can help maximise the revenue.

Opportunity to learn the techniques from the retail experts.

 

Registration will open soon!