The Vision Council Membership

The Vision Council Membership

What's New

  • Spring/Summer 2014 Eyewear and Sunwear Trends
    The spring/summer 2014 eyewear and sunwear trends are here! Go to to view the season's must-have frames, and learn more about the hottest styles for men and women.
  • New Report Examines Health Implications, Prevention of Digital Eye Strain
    A new report released by The Vision Council reveals that nearly 70 percent of U.S. adults experience digital eye strain while on devices such as computers, tablets and smartphones. Yet, almost half of adults don't know how to or have never tried to reduce their visual discomfort. The report, DigitEYEzed: The Daily Impact of Digital Screens on the Eye Health of Americans, identifies causes and symptoms, and includes recommendations to help prevent or lessen digital eye strain. You can access the report here.

A Global Voice

Serving as the global voice for vision care products and services, The Vision Council represents the manufacturers and suppliers of the optical industry. We position our members to be successful in a competitive marketplace through education, advocacy, consumer outreach, strategic relationship building, and industry forums.

Membership Overview

The Vision Council serves as an umbrella for a large core of members in diverse segments of the optical industry, from family owned businesses to global companies. Membership is available to any person, firm or corporation whose primary business is the manufacturing or distribution of optical products and/or services. Find out more about membership with The Vision Council.

Meetings and Events

The Vision Council offers its members many opportunities to meet with other industry leaders throughout the year. The Vision Council facilitates and participates in a variety of events including industry-wide tradeshows such as International Vision Expo, and members-only opportunities including Division and Committee meetings, professional forums, and a yearly Executive Summit. Find out more about The Vision Council’s Meetings and Events.

Member Resources

The Vision Council offers a wide variety of resources and tools to help our members succeed in their businesses, from research to training to industry networking events. Find out more about resources available to members of The Vision Council.