Vision Expo East - New York in the Spring

Vision Expo East Conference in New York CityEach year, Alliance Buying Group participates in one of the larger eyewear conferences in the US, the International Vision Expo & Conference. Annually, over 23,000 ophthalmic industry professionals come together from over 90 countries to learn and share with each other. The expo provides eyewear professionals, including vendors, distributors, marketers, optometrists and owners of large and small eyeglass clinics to come together to share industry best practices, stay up on the latest trends and obtain educational credits.

The Luxury Eyewear Destination of the Year

With comprehensive educational opportunities catered to various industry professionals, the expo offers 320 hours of continuing education credit hours, including free CE credits! Formal panels and symposiums cover best-practices for ophthalmic professionals as well as industry medical information and other wellness initiatives.

Vision Expo East is one of the premier ophthalmic conferences of the year! And, with proceeds from the event going back to consumers through The Vision Council’s educational vision care resources, marketing materials, PR and outreach efforts, and the latest medical research, you can’t afford to miss out!

The Latest in Ophthalmic Industry Fashion, Education and Innovation

The International Vision Expo & Conference features various exhibitors sharing the latest and greatest eyewear technology for the coming year, including new products and specials. This is a great opportunity to make new industry contacts and catch up with old acquaintances. And, the event is attended by some of the biggest names in the industry, including Luxottica, Bausch + Lomb, CooperVision and more.

Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with industry veterans and learn from the talented group of eyewear visionaries! When you attend Vision Expo East you’ll return from each show with a new knowledge to share with your co-workers, team and patients.

Digital Materials & Resources on the Vision Expo East Website

The Vision Expo East website includes an online portal with an abundance of print and digital resource materials for reference pre or post show. In addition to the educational information, the website also includes a series of FAQs for first time attendees, including reminders of conference basics, such as how to get credit for education hours, deadlines for registration, shuttle bus info, etc.  

And, if you’re looking for information on sponsorship opportunities, educational resources, exhibitor floor plans and guides, event schedules or tips on how to spend your free time in NYC, the Vision Expo East website has you covered! You can even schedule vendor appointments through the site to further plan your expo experience before you hit the show!

Make New Connections and Grow Your Business with Vision Expo East!

The International Vision Expo East is planned for each March/April through 2020 at the Javits Center in NYC. The 2017 show is planned for March 30 – April 2.

The Alliance Buying Group looks forward to meeting you on the exhibition floor! For up to date information on Vision Expo East visit the conference at