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  1. IACLE launches 2016 awards for achievements in contact lens teaching

    The International Association of Contact Lens Educators (IACLE) is offering educators around the world the chance to become IACLE Contact Lens Educator of the Year.

  2. International Optometrist of the Year Award, Barcelona 2015, awarded to Professor Lyndon Jones

    Professor Lyndon Jones, from the University of Waterloo (Canada) has been awarded the International Optometrist of the Year Award, Barcelona 2015.

  3. IACLE announces new contact lens course to educate future practitioners around the world

    IACLE has revealed its new Contact Lens Course (ICLC), a comprehensive high-quality program for educators and their students compiled by the world’s leading authorities in contact lenses.

  4. European Academy of Optometry and Optics invites clinical workshop proposals for annual conference in Berlin

    Abstracts can be submitted by anyone wanting to share their clinical skills with an international audience.

  5. Vision for everyone, everywhere...a legacy that will live on

    Global leader in eye care and vision research, internationally renowned and awarded scientist and humanitarian, Professor Brien Holden, has sadly passed away.


  1. 100% Optical

    6 - 7 February 2016

    ExCeL, London, UK

  2. Optom 16 (24th Congreso Internacional de Óptica y Optometria, Contactologia y Óptica Oftálmica)

    10 October 2015 - 8 April 2016

    Madrid, Spain

  3. OCCSEE 2016

    14 - 16 April 2016

    Split, Croatia

  4. Second International Optometry Conference in Israel

    20 - 29 May 2016

    Jerusalem, Israel