Proudly Presents:


December 3 - 5, 2021

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort


Mastering Luxury Eyewear Materials Hands-on Workshop

Using Tortoise Shell, Buffalo Horn and Gold

Workshop A - Friday - 1:00 - 2:40 pm - FREE WORKSHOP

   

Course Description

Opticians are constantly tasked with fitting and adjusting several common materials used in eyewear manufacturing, but there are some materials that require special attention and care before fitting and adjusting.  These special materials are often feared and met with resistance by opticians when it comes to fitting and adjusting, although there's nothing to fear. 

This two-hour hands-on workshop will allow the attendee to properly recognize and adjust these special materials without the fear of breaking or damaging the frames.  You will have the privilege of working with luxury materials such as; Buffalo Horn, Tortoise Shell and Gold.  This workshop is presented by Luke A. Mills with LA Mills Eyewear.


VSP Professional Insights

Maximizing Opportunities in Your Practice

Workshop B - Friday - 3:00 - 3:50 pm - FREE WORKSHOP


Course Description

VSP’s (Vision Service Plan) goal is to provide access to affordable, high-quality eye care and eyewear for all.  This course is presented by Carole Bratteig, LDO, ABOC, NCLEC and Fred Hagans, LDO, ABOC, NCLEC will introduce many professional insights that opticians can utilize to help VSP members take full advantage of their benefits and create a superior patient experience.  Opticians, Practice Managers and Practice Owners will receive a complete understanding of the opportunities VSP holds for them and their patients.


Understanding the Importance of POW Measurements

Workshop C - Saturday - 1:30 - 2:20 pm - FREE WORKSHOP


Course Description

This one-hour presentation from Laurie O'Keefe Pierce & Shannon Toler will explain why position of wear measurements are important for digital lenses and how they can impact the patient’s visual experience.

The most technical section of the course will be explaining the different types of POW measurements, how to properly take those measurements, and understanding which measurements are the most important.


Hands-on Frame Fitting and Adjustments

Workshop D - Saturday - 1:30 - 3:10 pm - $37 Advance Registration


Course Description

Opticians are constantly tasked with fitting and adjusting several common materials used in eyewear manufacturing, but there are some materials that require special attention and care before fitting and adjusting.  These special materials are often feared and met with resistance by opticians when it comes to fitting and adjusting, although there's nothing to fear.




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Please call the POF office at (850) 201-2622

to register for any workshop or event.



Exhibits Open Saturday

11:30am - 2pm

&

5 - 7pm

If you are interested in meeting new clients by exhibiting your company's products at this event click here to register online, or download and complete the 2021 Vision Preview Exhibitor Registration Form
and return it to POF.


Exhibitor Kits:

Coming Soon!

Is your company interested in even more exposure?  Check out our Sponsorship Opportunities!!

 

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