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The Vision Council Unveils Reimagination of Vision Expo

December 4
Alexandria, VA (Nov. 26, 2019) – Heading into 2020 with the year's symbolism for the eyecare industry in tow, The Vision Council is reimagining its signature event, Vision Expo. Innovation has always been at the heart of the industry as well as the bi-annual Vision Expo, the definitive trade event for ophthalmic professionals. Now, The Vision... Read More »

The Vision Council Announces New Direction and Speaker Lineup for Executive Summit 2020

November 12
Alexandria, VA (Nov. 11, 2019) – The Vision Council announced that registration is now open for its 2020 Executive Summit—to take place Jan. 29–31 at the Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa in Manalapan, Florida. While holding the same commitment to advocacy, leadership, research and education, this year The Vision Council has redesigned the annual... Read More »

The Vision Council Announces Publication of ASTM F3164-19, Standard Specification for Eye Protectors for Racket Sports

August 15
Alexandria, VA (Aug. 14, 2019) – The Vision Council is pleased to announce the publication by ASTM of a new eye protection standard, ASTM F3164-19 Standard Specification for Eye Protectors for Racket Sports (Racquetball, Squash, Tennis). This new standard replaces the previous requirements for racket sports eye protection contained within ASTM... Read More »

The Vision Council's Lab Division Announces Directors' Choice Award Recipient and 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

July 29
Alexandria, VA (July 29, 2019) – The Vision Council is pleased to announce the Lab Division's Directors' Choice Award recipient and the industry veterans who have been selected to be inducted into the Lab Division Hall of Fame for 2019. The Division has named Steve Sutherlin, The Vision Council's Lab Division liaison and former president of... Read More »

The Vision Council Garners 1.2 Billion Impressions for National Sunglasses Day 2019

July 18
Alexandria, VA (July 18, 2019) – The Vision Council is proud to announce another successful celebration of National Sunglasses Day. Due to its efforts, The Vision Council garnered more than 1.2 billion online, social media and broadcast consumer media impressions, surpassing last year's total impression numbers for the commemorative date.... Read More »