Meetings and Events

The Vision Council creates opportunities for strategic relationship-building and networking by facilitating industry events and offering members access to exclusive programming at industry forums.

As the co-owner of Vision Expo, a trade-only conference and exhibition held twice a year – Vision Expo East in New York City and Vision Expo West in Las Vegas – The Vision Council helps curate the ultimate marketplace for the vision community to connect and conduct business. Revenue from Vision Expo supports The Vision Council’s mission to promote growth in the vision industry through education, advocacy, research, consumer outreach, strategic relationship building and industry forums.

The Vision Council also facilitates and participates in a variety of events including members-only Division and Committee meetings, professional forums, and a yearly Executive Summit.

Featured Meetings and Events

New inSights Research Program : Introductory Webinar

<p>The Vision Council’s inSights Research Program represents a completely&nbsp;<strong>NEW</strong>&nbsp;portfolio of reports, created from&nbsp;<strong>NEW</strong>&nbsp;data collection practices and&nbsp;<strong>NEW</strong>&nbsp;methodology. Members are invited to learn more about The Vision Council’s&nbsp;new program at a webinar hosted by Alysse Henkel, The Vision Council’s Director of Research Data and Analytics. The webinar will include an overview of the program, an in-depth look at the Q1 Consumer inSights Report and a Q&amp;A.&nbsp;</p>

Regional Connection Series: Chicago

The Vision Council is heading to Chicago for the first stop of the Regional Connection Series! From guest speakers and networking opportunities to programming updates from The Vision Council’s team of experts, members are invited to attend the first regional meeting of 2022 taking place in Chicago, Illinois at The Drake Hotel on Wednesday, June 15 from noon-7 p.m. CST.

Members of The Vision Council are invited to register for free. Non-member pricing is $299. Registration closes on Friday, May 27.

Vision Expo West 2022

Vision Expo West 2022 is scheduled to take place from September 14-17 at the Venetian Convention Center & Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada.

For more information, please visit and follow Vision Expo's social media channels, FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.

2023 Executive Summit

The 2023 Executive Summit will take place from Monday, February 6 to Wednesday, February 8 at the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa, the iconic Texas Hill Country luxury resort just outside of downtown Austin, Texas. Agenda and registration details will be shared soon.