Conference Schedule 

Full Conference Schedule*

The OptiCon® 2017 schedule can be downloaded by clicking HERE!    


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*Schedule is subject to change, based on speaker and course availability. Please check this page for updates as they occur.


Special Events During OptiCon® 2017

Friday, October 6

General Session
TBD
 

OptiCon 2017 Welcome Event
Special for this year!  The Friday evening OptiCon® Welcome Event is taking place at Disney’s Polynesian Resort at the 8:15pm seating of Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show.  We have reserved the entire event just for OptiCon® attendees!

Disney's Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show is located at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort in Luau Cove located just off the beach in a covered, open-air theater. Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is just two short monorail stops from Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Once you arrive at the Polynesian, follow the signs to Luau Cove.

Come celebrate the spirit of aloha, as well as the sights, sounds and tastes of timeless Polynesia with your OptiCon® colleagues and friends. Dinner is served family-style at your table. Beverages include bottomless beer, wine, sodas, coffee and tea. Other alcoholic beverages may be purchased from the full bar at your own cost. Dress is casual and shorts are permitted at this show.

(Note: Anyone without an OptiCon® badge will not be allowed entrance to Luau Cove.)
 
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Saturday, October 7

NFOS College Bowl
Think of it like a version of Jeopardy®: twelve students representing NFOS member Opticianry schools, will be answering a series of questions and bonus questions for points.  Unlike Jeopardy®, though, the focus is purely on Opticianry: this is the stuff you should know as an optical professional. Come test your optical knowledge with tomorrow’s opticians.


 

Conference Course Descriptions

Spectacle Track Course Descriptions are now available. Please click here to view descriptions.

Business Track Course Descriptions are now available. Please click here to view descriptions.

Contact Lens Track Course Descriptions are now available.  Please click here to view descriptions.

Hands-On Track Course Descriptions are now available.  Please click here to view descriptions.

Refraction for Opticians Track Course Descriptions are now available.  Please click here to view descriptions.

 

Speaker Bios

Speaker bios are available for download by clicking here.