Changing Landscapes – Topics and Dates for Digital Event Series Announced.
Thursday, September 16 2021 | 13 h 32 min | Events, News, Press Release
Eye Care Business Canada and NewOptometrist.ca have announced the meeting dates for a three-part series, “Changing Landscapes: Opportunities & Options for Canadian ECPs”.
The three-event series will start on Monday October 25th (7:30 PM Eastern) and will run on three consecutive weeks i.e. Monday, November 1st and Monday, November 8th.
The series will debut Eye Care Business Canada’s platform for digital events and feature industry thought leaders from Canada’s leading eye care organizations, each contributing their perspectives to important topics of relevance to optometrists and optical professionals in the current, always changing, environment.
The event series will be moderated by Roxanne Arnal, OD and Certified Financial Planner, bringing an informed and unique perspective to the events.
Technology Drives Change
The first event (October 25th) will delve into the key technology factors expected to impact the future of professional practice in the near term. Tele-optometry, impact of omni-channel selling and remote face trace technology enabling touchless ophthalmic lens dispensing are among the factors to be discussed.
Whether or not professions embrace emerging technologies or avoid them, there is no denying technology’s potential game changing role in both the clinical and commercial side of practice.
Follow up Events: Buying & Selling and Career Paths
Has COVID changed the valuations of eye care practices?
Industry experts will provide perspectives on the current state of play in the Canadian practice acquisition market.
Current owners and astute prospective owners seeking opportunity will hear from and meet first-hand through the virtual platform in the second event Monday, November 1.
Career options and opportunities or both young and experienced ODs have never been greater as new organizations offering unique business models enter the market and established entities respond to the changing environment.
Career Pathfinders: Making Smart Career Choices is the topic of the third event on Monday, November 8th.
Event registration is limited and will be open in September.
PARTNER & FRIEND SPONSORS
Limited Premium, Partner and Friend sponsorships are still available.
For organizations wishing to sponsor a virtual table at any of the events, please contact
Admin@vuepoint.ca for further information.
Changing Landscapes Webinar: Technology Drivers of Change
Changing Landscapes Webinar: Selling & Buying a Practice
Changing Landscapes Webinar: Career Pathfinders: Making Choices