What’s new at Vision Expo East 2015
Monday, March 16 2015 | 00 h 00 min | Latest News
International Vision Expo East, in New York City, will kick off four days of conferences and three days of exhibits on March 19. Participants will discover the most recent trends the optical industry has to offer.
This year, the Galleria and Underground Pavilions were redesigned and relocated to level three of the Javits Center. To celebrate these changes, International Vision Expo will host the Eyewear Designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s (edCFDA) “Speaking of Design” panel discussion from 5:00 – 5:45 pm on Friday, March 20. The event will be followed by a cocktail reception.
Vision Expo East will also have its share of celebrities, starting with Bobbie Thomas, style editor for NBC’s Today Show, who will be the guest emcee of Safilo USA’s fashion show. Participants will also have an opportunity to see singer Lisa Loeb, soccer player Mia Hamm and Cynthia Bailey-Thomas of The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
Each year, Vision Expo East attracts about 30,000 eye care professionals.