Vision Expo East 2024

March 14 - 17, 2024

Co-hosted by The Vision Council, Vision Expo East 2024 is on track to be a landmark event for the eyecare and eyewear industry worldwide. Taking place from March 14-17 at the Javits Center, Vision Expo East’s final show in New York City will celebrate and commemorate nearly 40 years of achievement and growth within the optical industry, showcasing cutting-edge products, fostering education, and bringing together ophthalmic professionals.

Member Reception

Join us as we kick off an unforgettable Vision Expo East 2024 and cheers to the future! The Vision Council invites members to join us for a welcome reception to kick off our conclusive NYC show and cheers to the next era of Vision Expo taking place in Orlando, Florida. Enjoy an evening of hospitality while reconnecting with friends and colleagues, and make new connections over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Set against the backdrop of stunning views of Manhattan, this event will set the tone for an exhilarating Vision Expo East 2024. 

  • Friday, March 15, 6:00–8:00 p.m. ET 
  • Castell Rooftop Lounge at AC Hotel New York Times Square 
  • 260 W 40th Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues) 
  • New York, NY 10018 

Register Now for the Member Reception

Member Meetings

Thursday, March 14
10-11:15amFashion Trends PresentationThe Westin New York at Times Square, Majestic Ballroom
11:30am-12:30pmSunglass & Reader Division MeetingThe Westin New York at Times Square, Majestic Ballroom
2:30-3:30pmEmerging Optical Leaders Committee MeetingThe Westin New York at Times Square, Manhattan Room


Other Show Highlights

  • 450+ eyewear and eyecare brands  
  • 150,000+ square feet of exhibit space
  • 85+ brands represented in The Atelier – Vision Expo’s neighborhood for independent designers and artistry
  • Nearly 200 education sessions and 300 hours of accredited education
  • Trend forecasting fashion shows and displays
  • Engaging programming featuring industry hot topics like sustainability, aesthetics and hearing care

Members of The Vision Council receive discounted rates per net square foot for exhibiting at Vision Expo. For more information about exhibiting at Vision Expo, please visit the Vision Expo website or contact Gregory Scott, Sales Director for RX, at