Highlights in the Exhibit Hall
FREE CE in Presentation Theaters
The Presentation Theaters have been expanded due to popular demand! There are now more opportunities than ever to earn free CE.
New Frames Fashion Showcase
Don’t miss out on the showcase of the latest frame trends that will drive revenue for your practice inside Optometry’s Marketplace at SECO. Fashion shows will include those fashion trends that will help you generate profit in your practice.
FREE Food Tasting Tour
Join us for the FREE Food Tasting Tour to sample free food and drinks throughout the hall and network with colleagues while checking out the latest from our exhibitors. Thursday, March 2 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Many of our exhibitors are offering SECO show specials, including discounts, upgrades and more. Ask your favorite company about their SECO specials or see the list at SECO2017.com.
Gain firsthand knowledge of how equipment works and how it will benefit your practice.
Visit Optometry's Marketplace for FREE
If you are interested in only visiting the exhibit hall, simply enter the name of an exhibiting company when you register for the Exhibit Hall Only or Guest-Social Event packages and you can attend for free.
Optometric Student or Resident
Focus on Your Future Career
For future optometrists, SECO 2017 is where you will experience the best education in optometry, network with your peers, working optometrists, potential employers and industry leaders, and enjoy some fun social events—all at no cost to you.
FREE CONTINUING EDUCATION
Current optometry students and residents are welcome to attend the optometrist continuing education program at SECO 2017 for free, including the Special Sessions and lunch at the OD Symposium Series courses on Thursday and Friday along with the Student Symposia on Saturday. Students can attend courses as long as space is available, except for Learning Labs, which are excluded. Residents can sign up for courses when you register.
The Student Symposium is a special course just for students with a free lunch, an opportunity to network with and hear presentations from industry leaders and interact with students from all over the country. Presentations will be geared to your interests, so be sure to sign up when you register.
Sponsored in part by Alcon and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.
Saturday, March 4 | 12:00 – 1:15 PM
WIN A SCHOLARSHIP
You could win a $1,000 scholarship from SECO International just by attending the Student Symposium on Saturday. You must be present to win, so don’t forget to register.
GET $100 CASH
Every student attending SECO 2017 will receive a $100 cash stipend* to help offset your attendance costs.
SECO’s NEXT Party is for students and recent grads, where you will celebrate your role as the future of the profession and have a great time with free food and drinks, a photo booth and a DJ. Supported by Hoya!
Friday, March 3 | 9:00 PM – Midnight
Plus, get exclusive student rates at the landmark Westin Peachtree Plaza hotel!
*Terms and Conditions of Cash Stipend – This program is limited to one cash stipend per person and stipends may only be collected by the individual claiming the stipend. Not available to Residents.