VEW 2017 - 7 Optometry Events Not to Miss

1: “Workflow Customization & Why I Switched to EyePegasus EHR” – with Dr. Michael Kling

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Friday September 15, 2:00–3:30 pm

Learn about how to create  the most efficient workflow for your practice from Dr. Michael Kling, winner of America’s Finest Optical Retailer 2017 featured by Invision Magazine. Discover ways to unveil the highest potential of your business with  helpful tips from the owner of Invision Optometry, and how his decision to switch to EyePegasus EHR played an essential role in meeting his business goals.

2: “HIPAA Security & Why I Switched to EyePegasus EHR” – with Dr. Alvin Arellano

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Friday September 15, 10:30-11:30 am
Saturday September 16, 2:00-3:00 pm

Dr. Alvin Arellano will lead a discussion on the importance of protecting patient information and why he chose to switch to EyePegasus EHR for his business.

Register here for a Vision Expo Demo to see how EyePegasus EHR can help you build a stronger practice.

3: Annual ODs on Facebook/Vision Expo West Party

TAO Nightclub
Friday September 15, 6:00–8:30 pm

Join the largest and most engaged online community of eyecare professionals at TAO nightclub. Meet some of the most influential people in optometry and have a fantastic night with a starring performance by Jermaine Dupri. Still not convinced? Former N’Sync band member Joey Fatone will be joining this incredible event! Dance the night away and mingle with fellow eyecare folks that you regularly connect with on ODs on Facebook.

4: Bad Habits “Eye Docs of Rock” Vision Expo Opening Night Party

Hard Rock Café
Thursday September 14, 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Watch the Bad Habits: Eye Docs of Rock kick off another exciting year at Vision Expo West with the Opening Night Party at the Hard Rock Café on the Las Vegas Strip! The Ohio-based classic rock band includes band members and (some who are) fellow optometrists: bassist Michael (Jules) Raies, drummer Tony Fenton, guitarist Pat Dollenmayer, keyboardist/guitarist Mark Schindler, and keyboardist Bob Glass. Get ready for a night of singing, dancing and seeing new and familiar faces in eye care.

5: Connection Series Presents: Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Sands Expo Las Vegas, Room 303
Thursday September 14, 12:00–1:30 pm

The Optical Women’s Association presents a discussion of EQ skills lead by moderator Erinn Morgan, Editor-in-Chief of Eyecare Business magazine, which will highlight self-awareness, self-management, social awareness and relationship management. The panelists include: Associate Consultant and Facilitator of Cleinman Performance Partners Johanna Loeffler; VP of Eyewear at ABB Optical Group Nan Meehan; VP of Merchandising at National Vision Megan Molony; VP of Human Resources at Essilor Deborah Shute; and Manager of Talent Development for Luxottica Benjamin Young.

$35 for OWA members. $40 for non-members. Register here.

6: Pop Up Talk- INVISION2 with Dr. Michael Kling of Invision Optometry

Vision Expo Content Studio, G22017
Friday September 15, 4:00–4:30 pm

Hosted by Editor-in-Chief of Invision Magazine Deirdre Carroll, Dr. Kling will speak about how he expanded his eyecare empire. From what started as a small practice in 1999 with one doctor is now a two-story office with 7,800 square feet, multiple doctors and seven exam rooms. The CEO and owner of Invision Optometry will talk about how his impeccable work ethic and ambition made his office one of the largest practices in San Diego.

7: Pop Up Talk- Creating a Successful Contacts Lens Practice

Vision Expo Content Studio, G22017
Thursday September 14, 1:30–2:00 pm

As one of the highest revenue-generating forms of business in the eye care industry, contact    lenses are constantly in demand by our patients and they aren’t leaving anytime soon. Attend this pop-up conference to learn helpful tips to grow a successful contact lens practice.