2019 Optical Innovation Summit

2019 Optical Innovation Summit

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June 5-6, 2019
St. Julien Hotel & Spa
Boulder, CO

The Vision Council hosted the second annual Optical Innovation Summit on June 5-6, in Boulder, Colo. This special event was designed to give C-level executives the opportunity to mix with some of the hottest emerging companies in the vision care space.

The summit focused on interactive, hands-on ideation, where industry leaders discussed and debated the inevitable changes affecting optical retail. Additionally, emerging companies shared their biggest challenge and industry executives provided their prospective through shared experiences, advice and mentorship. Attendees also got outside to enjoy the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and tour Boulder's famous Pearl Street.

The goal of this event was to advance technologies and business models so that everyone wins. This was also an opportunity for attendees to learn about the major consumer trends affecting our industry and to network with industry peers.

Agenda items/topics included:

  • Networking Opportunities
  • "The Inevitable Opportunities in Our Industry"
  • "My Biggest Challenge" – Emerging Company CEOs
  • Ideation Sessions

Download the full event recap here!

Questions? Contact Greg Chavez, The Vision Council's executive vice president of operations and membership.