Welcome to The Vision Council’s member news digest. Here you will find a summary of member announcements, and can easily select the topics you wish to see.

Want to receive a summary of these announcements, tailored to your topics of interest and delivered to your inbox each Monday at 8 a.m. ET.?

Sign up and manage your topics by clicking here.

The Vision Council will be hosting a meeting for all members—Insights: An All Member Session—in conjunction with its division & committee meetings on Thursday, March 26th from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza in Times Square.

During Insights, members will get a look at the Think About Your Eyes Campaign plans for 2020, the…

2020 COLA Spring Meeting
April 23-24, 2020
Temecula Creek Inn
Temecula, CA

Registration is now open for the 2020 COLA Spring Meeting!

Potential agenda items/topics include:

  • Industry 4.0 Panel: What We've Accomplished So Far & Where We're Headed
  • Consumer Electronics Show New Tech Roundup

Get social with us!

As part of a new communications strategy announced earlier this month, The Vision Council's social media channels will now provide industry and member-facing content such as industry news and updates, member-specific events and happenings, Vision Council partner initiatives and content, and more.

For industry…

Dear Valued Member,

As the leading trade association for the optical industry, The Vision Council aims to arm its members with the key information and resources needed to run a successful business. With this in mind, The Vision Council has partnered with Reed Technology and Information Services Inc. (Reed Tech) to provide members with a…

Dear Valued Member,

As the leading trade association for the optical industry, The Vision Council aims to arm its members with the key information and resources needed to run a successful business. With this in mind, The Vision Council has partnered with Reed Technology and Information Services Inc. (Reed Tech) to provide members with a…

2020 COLA Spring Meeting
April 23–24, 2020
Temecula Creek Inn
Temecula, CA

Please save the date for the 2020 COLA spring meeting to avoid conflicts. Registration for this popular event opens soon and an agenda will be shared at that time. Once again, we are accepting sponsorships of various levels for this event.…

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has again updated Import Alert 86-07, which is its list of foreign manufacturers whose FDA regulated products are to be detained by the FDA without physical examination if those products are introduced into the commerce of the United States. In other words, if you purchase certain goods from one of the…

ANSI ASC Z80 SC3 – Ophthalmic Frames adopted the three ISO frame standards as a replacement for Z80.5 in 2016, which is in line with our efforts of an internationally recognized standard for ophthalmic frames. However, SC3 continues to work with the international community on revisions of these three ISO frame standards.

We recently…

Dear Valued Member,

As the leading trade association for the optical industry, The Vision Council aims to arm its members with the key information and resources needed to run a successful business. With this in mind, The Vision Council has partnered with Reed Technology and Information Services Inc. (Reed Tech) to provide members with a…

Dear Valued Member,

As part of the reimagination of Vision Expo, The Vision Council and Vision Expo would like to introduce The Union, one of three new distinct neighborhoods being unveiled at Vision Expo East 2020.

An evolution of the dynamic Galleria, The Union offers the ultimate exhibition and shopping experience for…