FAQ

  • NEW for SECO 2012!!

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Verification of Attendance Vouchers will no longer be distributed at the end of each course. Instead, attendees may retrieve verification of attendance at the new on-site kiosks which will be placed on each level of Hall A of the Georgia World Congress Center. Attendees may also retrieve verification of attendance from smartphones or home computer by logging in to the profile that was created upon registering for SECO.

     
  • What is the schedule for Continuing Education at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The Optometrist Continuing Education Program will be held from Wednesday February 29th through Sunday March 4th, 2012. Courses will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Omni Hotel at CNN Center and the Atlanta Marriott Marquis hotel.

    The Allied Ophthalmic Professional Program will be held from Thursday March 1st through Sunday March 4th, 2012. Courses will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Omni Hotel at CNN Center and the Atlanta Marriott Marquis hotel.

     
  • Will SECO be providing bus service and to what locations?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011


    ATLANTA MARRIOTT MARQUIS HOTEL

    Pick-up and drop-off for Shuttle Bus Route #1 will be at the front entrance of the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel on Peachtree Center Avenue.

    Route #1 will provide shuttle service between the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel and Building A of the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) on Wednesday, February 29th through Saturday, March 3rd and to the Georgia Aquarium for the Saturday Night Party.

    NOTE:  Shuttle bus schedules will be posted in the hotel lobby and inside the GWCC.  Allow at least 15 minutes for travel time.
     


    WESTIN PEACHTREE PLAZA HOTEL

    Pick-up and drop-off for Shuttle Bus Route #2 will be at the front entrance of the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel on Spring Street.

    Route #2 will provide shuttle service between the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel, Building A of the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) and the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel on Wednesday, February 29th through Saturday, March 3rd ,to the Georgia Aquarium for the Saturday Night Party and only to the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel on Sunday, March 4th.

    Attendees at the following hotels may access the Route #2 service from the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel:

    ·         Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta Downtown

    ·         Marriott Downtown

    ·         Holiday Inn Downtown

    NOTE:  Shuttle bus schedules will be posted in the hotel lobby and inside the GWCC.  Allow at least 15 minutes for travel time. 

     


    OMNI HOTEL AT CNN CENTER

    Pick-up and drop-off for Shuttle Bus Route #3 will be outside of Morsels on the M2 Level of the Omni Hotel at CNN Center on Andrew Young International Boulevard.

    Route #3 will provided shuttle service between the Omni Hotel at CNN Center and the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel on Wednesday, February 29th through Sunday, March 4th

    and to the Georgia Aquarium for the Saturday Night Party.

    Attendees at the following hotels may access the Route #3 service from the Omni Hotel at CNN Center:

    ·         Embassy Suites

    ·         The Glenn

    ·         Hilton Garden Inn


    NOTE:  Shuttle bus schedules will be posted in the hotel lobby and inside the GWCC.  Allow at least 15 minutes for travel time.

  • What is CEE/TQ?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    CEE (formally TQ) is the acronym for Continuing Education with Examination. COPE devised this terminology to more accurately describe education that is accompanied by a post-course test.

  • Will there be CEE/TQ courses at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes, SECO 2012 will offer 18 COPE-approved CEE/TQ courses as follows:
     

     

    Title

    Lecturer(s)

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Cope #

    100

    New Horizons in Glaucoma

    Murray Fingeret, OD

    2/29/2012

    10:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    2

    32529-GL

    109

    Is This Really Glaucoma?

    Leo Semes, OD, FAAO, Danica Marrelli, OD, FAAO

    3/2/2012

    8:45 AM

    10:45 AM

    2

    32663-GL

    111

    Oral Pharmaceuticals in Optometry

    Richard Madonna, OD, MA, FAAO

    3/2/2012

    8:45 AM

    10:45 AM

    2

    32531-OP

    112

    Double Trouble

    Jill Autry, OD, RPh

    3/2/2012

    8:45 AM

    10:45 AM

    2

    32532-GO

    129

    Glaucoma Medications: What We Have  and Where We're Going

    Jill Autry, OD, RPh

    3/2/2012

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32533-GL

    131

    Contemporary Management of Ocular Inflammation and Allergy

    Tammy Than, MS, OD, FAAO

    3/2/2012

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32535-AS

    132

    De-Mystifying Diseases of the Orbit

    Dennis Mathews, OD

    3/2/2012

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32537-AS

    143

    Visual Field Interpretation
    in Glaucoma

    Danica Marrelli, OD, FAAO

    3/2/2012

    5:00 PM

    7:00 PM

    2

    32541-GL

    145

    Pharmacology Rounds

    Brad Sutton, OD, FAAO

    3/2/2012

    5:00 PM

    7:00 PM

    2

    32542-PH

    149

    Top Ten Pathology Pitfalls

    Jill Autry, OD, RPh

    3/2/2012

    5:00 PM

    7:00 PM

    2

    32545-PD

    166

    Utilizing Spectral Domain OCT

    Richard Madonna, OD, MA, FAAO

    3/3/2012

    1:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    2

    32549-PD

    167

    Advances in OCT Imaging

    Mark Dunbar, OD, FAAO

    3/3/2012

    1:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    2

    30599-PD

    168

    Managing Progression in Your Glaucoma Patients

    Michael Chaglasian, OD

    3/3/2012

    1:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    2

    32550-GL

    170

    Ophthalmic Therapeutic Update (Clinical Case Challenges)

    Tammy Than, MS, OD, FAAO

    3/3/2012

    1:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    2

    31269-SD

    171

    Low Vision / Visual Impairment & Rehabilitation

    Patterson

    3/3/2012

    1:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    2

    32552-FV

    177

    On the Defense: Preventing Contact Lens Complications

    Mile Brujic, OD

    3/3/2012

    4:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    2

    32554-CL

    181

    Tracking the Top Ten Nutritional Supplements

    Kimberly Reed, OD, FAAO

    3/3/2012

    4:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    2

    32555-OP

    186

    Pearls From Bascom Palmer

    Mark Dunbar, OD, FAAO

    3/4/2012

    12:30 PM

    2:30 PM

    2

    32557-PD


    CEE forms will be available at each course room as well as at the Information Booth located across from the Sidney Marcus Auditorium on level 4 in Hall A of the Georgia World Congress Center.  The University of Alabama School of Optometry will administer the exams. Instructions for submitting exam requests along with fee information are on each form.

  • What is the AMLC?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The AMLC is the Advanced Media Learning Center.  Here you will find interactive kiosks where you can take self-assessments, digital posters, and our cyber lounge where you can check your email.  The AMLC is located in the rear of the Exhibit Hall in the Attendee Lounge.

  • Are the OD Program courses at SECO 2012 COPE Approved?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes! With the exception of the Symposium Series, all OD program course are COPE approved.

  • How can I become and exhibitor at Optometry’s Marketplace?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor at Optometry’s MarketplaceTM please call or email Rainey Richards, Exhibits Manager.  (770) 451-8206 or rrichards@secostaff.com

  • Will SECO 2012 offer free education courses?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes! SECO 2012 will provide for 16 hours of Free Special Sessions and four hours of Free Symposiums for Optometrists. That’s a total of 20 hours of FREE education included with your registration fee. Special Sessions include the following courses:

    Wednesday

    Course #

    Course Title

    Lecturers

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    COPE #

    060

    Harnessing the Pluses of Technology

    Leonard Press, OD; Justin Bazan, OD; Nathan Bonilla-Warford, OD, FAAO; Walter Mayo, OD; Adam Parker, OD

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32148-PM

    061

    Rapid Fire Retinal Rounds

    Virgil Alfaro, MD; Eric Jablon, MD

    4:15 PM

    6:15 PM

    2

    32372-PD

     

    Thursday

    Course #

    Course Title

    Lecturers

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    COPE #

    062

    Current Quandaries in Glaucoma

    Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO; Michael Chaglasian, OD; Kevin Lavery, MD; Daryl Mann, OD; Danica Marrelli, OD, FAAO

    9:30 AM

    11:30 AM

    2

    32149-GL

    063

    What Lies Ahead

    Richard Castillo, OD; Ian Ben Gaddie, OD, FAAO; Michelle Welch, OD

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32662-GO

    064

    Babies to Boomers: The Keys to Contact Lens Success

    Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO; Mile Brujic, OD; David Kading, OD, FAAO; Gina Wesley, OD, MS, FAAO

    6:00 PM

    8:00 PM

    2

    32150-CL

     

    Friday

    Course #

    Course Title

    Lecturers

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    COPE #

    200

    Teaming Up Against Allergies

    Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO; Mark Livezey, MD

    7:30 AM

    8:30 AM

    1

    32295-AS

     

    Saturday

    Course #

    Course Title

    Lecturers

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    COPE #

    065

    Down on the Pharm

    Ron Melton, OD, FAAO; Randall Thomas, OD, MPH, FAAO

    10:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    2

    32151-PH

     

    Sunday

    Course #

    Course Title

    Lecturers

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    COPE #

    66

    How Do I Co-manage That?

    James Marbourg, OD; Darrell Wolfley; MD, Peter Zloty, MD

    8:00 AM

    11:00 AM

    3

    32374-GO

     

    Symposiums include the following courses:

    Wednesday February 29, 2012

    Breakfast Symposium: Allergan Symposia

    Presented by Allergan

    Kelly Nichols, OD, FAAO, PhD, MPH; Gregory Moore, OD; Tom Sullivan

    6:30 PM

    8:00 PM

     

    Thursday March 1, 2012

    Breakfast Symposium: Advancements in Contact Lens Care: Comfort and Disinfection - Can You Have Them Both?

    Presented by Abbott Medical Optics

    Thomas P. Kislan, OD; Joseph P. Shovlin, OD, FAAO; Kirk Smick, OD, FAAO

    8:15 AM

    9:15 AM

    Lunch Symposium:
    Inside Astigmatic Lenses: The Right Prescription for Success
    Presented by Vistakon
    Medical Management of the Presbyopic Patient

    Presented by Alcon

    W. Lee Ball, Jr., OD, FAAO; Janelle Routhier, OD, FAAO

    Melanie Denton, OD, FAAO; Chuck Aldridge, OD, MBA, FAAO

    11:45 AM

    1:00 PM

     

    Saturday March 3, 2012

    Breakfast Symposium:

    Go HITECH: Meaningful Strategies to Meaningful Use

    Presented by VSP Global

    James Kirchner, OD

    7:30 AM

    8:30 AM

     

  • How Many Hours of Free Continuing Education will be offered to AOP’s at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    SECO will offer 139 total education courses, for a total of 208 course hours with 97 of these courses, for a total of 124 course hours at no additional cost.

  • Will Review Courses be offered at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes. SECO will offer Board Review courses for Optometrists on Friday March 2nd and Saturday March 3rd as follows:

    Friday

    Course #

    Title

    Lecturer(s)

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Cope #

    119

    Pharmacology Review

    Kyle Cheatham, OD, FAAO

    8:45 AM

    10:45 AM

    2

    32245-PH

    138

    Cornea and Optic Nerve Review

    Kyle Cheatham, OD, FAAO; Christopher Wolfe, OD

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32184-SD

    142

    Optics Review

    Christopher Wolfe, OD

    5:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    1

    32190-GO

     

    Saturday

    Course #

    Title

    Lecturer(s)

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Cope #

    162

    Optics and Binocular Vision Review

    Graham Erickson, OD, FAAO, FCOVD

    8:45 AM

    9:45 AM

    1

    32234-FV

    172

    Anterior Segment Review

    Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO; Derek Cunningham, OD, FAAO

    2:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    2

    32203-AS

    183

    Posterior Segment Review

    Derek Cunningham, OD, FAAO; Eric Schmidt, OD

    4:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    2

    32209-PS

     

    Medical Errors to Satisfy Florida Requirement

    Course # 147 – “The Prevention of Medical Errors” lectured by Leo Semes, OD, FAAO will be offered on Friday March 2, 2012 from 5:00-7:00 PM. This course will satisfy the requirement for Florida Jurisprudence

    To learn more about Florida requirements, visit http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/optometry

    Rational Prescribing to satisfy Tennessee Requirement

    Course # 161 – “Rational Prescribing Practices and Prescription Writing” lectured by Scott Ensor, OD will be offered on Saturday March 3, 2012 from 8:45-9:45 AM. This course will satisfy the requirement for Tennessee prescribing practices.

    To learn more about the Tennessee requirements, visit http://www.state.tn.us/sos/rules/1045/1045-02.20100620.pdf

    Will Joint Education courses be provided at SECO 2012?

    Yes, SECO 2012 will provide JOINT education courses that are tailored for the entire optometric team to allow OD’s and AOP’s to jointly attend. The schedule is as follows:

    Course #

    Course Title

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Accreditations

    928

    First Aid for Ophthalmic Instruments Workshop

    3/2/2012

    3:30 PM

    5:30 PM

    2

    JCAHPO (A), AOA Para

    607

    Low Vision Workshop

    3/3/2012

    4:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    2

    JCAHPO (A), AOA Para, COPE 32296-LV

    169

    How to Neutralize a Toxic Employee

    3/3/2012

    1:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    2

    ABO approved, AOA-Para Approved, COPE 30166-PM

    929

    First Aid for Ophthalmic Instruments Workshop

    3/3/2012

    7:00 AM

    9:00 AM

    2

    JCAHPO (A), AOA Para

     

  • Are all of the AOP courses accredited?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes, SECO has obtained accreditation for courses through JCAHPO, ABO-NCLE and AOA-CPC for Paraoptometric accreditation.

  • Will an AOP General Session be offered at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes! This year’s AOP General Session, “Breaking Current Practice Barriers” on Friday, March 2 from 3:30-5:30 PM will be in the Sidney Marcus Auditorium and will feature Mile Brujic, OD; CMSgt. Lynn Lawrence, CPOT, ABOC and Ms. Valerie Manso, ABOC, FNAO. This FREE session for AOPs will address effective patient communications, clinical efficiencies, marketing and teamwork to provide quality care to all patients.

    Immediately after the General Session, all AOP’s are invited to the Fourth Annual Allied Ophthalmic Networking Reception. The receptions will be at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center, International Ballroom ABC.

  • Will SECO 2012 provide Review courses for AOP’s?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    SECO is proud to support AOP’s in their pursuit to complete professional certifications and will offer the following Review courses during SECO 2012:

    Course #

    Course Title

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Accreditations

    903

    CPOT Practical Assessment

    3/1/2012

    7:30 AM

    10:30 AM

    3

    JCAHPO (A), AOA-Para

    904

    COT/CPOT Assessment

    3/1/2012

    7:45 AM

    10:45 AM

    3

    JCAHPO (A), AOA-Para

    908

    CPO Assessment

    3/1/2012

    11:00 AM

    1:00 PM

    2

    JCAHPO (A), AOA-Para

    914

    COA/CPOA Assessment

    3/1/2012

    2:30 PM

    4:30 PM

    2

    JCAHPO (A), AOA-Para

    918

    CPOT Practical Assessment

    3/2/2012

    7:30 AM

    10:30 AM

    3

    JCAHPO (A), AOA-Para

    922

    Beginning Your Life as an Optician

    3/2/2012

    8:00 AM

    5:00 PM

    8

    ABO, AOA-Para

    932

    Beginning Your Life as a Contact Lens Technician

    3/3/2012

    8:00 AM

    5:00 PM

    8

    NCLE, AOA-Para

     

  • Will the AOP Ribbon Award and Prize Giveaway be offered at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The ever-popular AOP Ribbon Award and Prize Giveaway will offered at SECO 2012.  AOP attendees who complete four hours of continuing education each day (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) will be awarded one of three ribbons and will be entered to win American Express gift cards.

  • Will there be any courses during SECO 2012 provide meals?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes! Besides the FREE Symposiums where breakfast, lunch or dinner will be provided, SECO will offer a FREE Breakfast course along with the following courses for an additional fee:

    Breakfast

    Course #

    Course Title

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Fee

    200

    Teaming Up Against Allergies

    3/2/2012

    7:30 AM

    8:30 AM

    2

    NO FEE

     

    Coffee Only:

    Course #

    Course Title

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Fee

    106

    Secondary Glaucomas

    3/2/2012

    6:15 AM

    7:15 AM

    1

    $27.00

    107

    Herpetic Eye Disease

    3/2/2012

    6:15 AM

    7:15 AM

    1

    $27.00

    108

    Optic Neuropathy Grand Rounds

    3/2/2012

    6:15 AM

    7:15 AM

    1

    $27.00

    151

    Understanding Macular Holes

    3/3/2012

    6:15 AM

    7:15 AM

    1

    $27.00

    152

    Iritis Revisited

    3/3/2012

    6:15 AM

    7:15 AM

    1

    $27.00

    153

    Team Building and Communication in Practice

    3/3/2012

    6:15 AM

    7:15 AM

    1

    $27.00

     

    Lunch

    Course #

    Course Title

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Fee

    101

    Mystery Theater

    2/29/2012

    12:30 PM

    1:30 PM

    1

    $30.00

    186

    Pearls from Bascom Palmer

    3/4/2012

    12:30 PM

    2:30 PM

    1

    $50.00

     

    Dinner

    Course #

    Course Title

    Date

    Start Time

    End Time

    CEC

    Fee

    105

    Lenses, Solutions and the Ocular Surface: The Compatibility Break Down

    3/1/2012

    8:15 PM

    10:15 PM

    2

    $60.00

    150

    Pitfalls in Glaucoma: Diagnosis and Treatment

    3/2/2012

    7:15 PM

    9:15 PM

    2

    $60.00

    184

    Eye Tech

    3/3/2012

    6:15 PM

    8:15 PM

    2

    $60.00

     

  • Are there any special discounts offered at SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    SECO 2012 will offer a special Buy One, Get One (BoGo) Free discount. When an OD registers for education, they can register an Allied Ophthalmic Professional (AOP) for free! The discount ($249-299) will automatically be applied at the end of registration. In addition to the BoGo discount, SECO 2012 will offer a Multiple Staff (AOP) Discount.

  • What is the Multiple Staff Discount?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    When you register for SECO 2012 education you will save an additional $25.00 off each additional staff member (AOP) you register for SECO 2012. Staff members MUST be registered at the same time to take advantage of this discount.

  • Can I get a discount if I am a SoCO Member?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    If you are a member of one of the following organizations, you are eligible for a $50 non-transferrable continuing education discount:

    • Alabama Optometric Association
    • Arkansas Optometric Association
    • Armed Forces Optometric Society
    • Association of Optometrists (UK)
    • College of Optometrists in Vision Development
    • Federacion Colombiana de Optometras
    • Florida Optometric Association
    • Kentucky Optometric Association
    • Optometry Association of Louisiana
    • Mississippi Optometric Association
    • North Carolina State Optometric Society
    • South African Optometric Association
    • South Carolina Optometric Physicians Association
    • Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians
    • Trinidad and Tobago Optometrists’ Association
    • Virginia Optometric Association
    • West Virginia Association of Optometric Physicians

    Make sure you select category A2 (Optometrist/Member/Southern Council of Optometrists) when you register.

  • How do I register for SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Registering for SECO is simple. There is streamlined pricing and 24/7 online access to make registration an exceptional experience.

    Take advantage of early registration pricing by registering between November 1 and January 15, 2012.

    Registration fees will increase at 12:01 AM on January 16, 2012.

    Attendees who register between November 1, 2011 and February 13, 2012 will receive their registration materials packet via mail. After this date, please plan to pick up your materials on-site.

    There are three easy ways to register.

    Online: 
    Visit seco2012.com and click on the “Register Now!” tab at the top right side of the main page. You may register online any day or time.

    Mail
    Send the completed registration form from your registration brochure along with credit card information, or check/money order payment by February 24, 2012, 5:00 PM (EST)to:
    6840 Meadowbridge Court
    Alpharetta, GA 30005

    Fax:
    Fax the completed registration form no later than February 24, 2012, 5:00 PM (EST) to:
    678-341-3099

    Customer Service Center:
    Phone: 678-341-3060
    Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, EST (Monday-Friday)
    Email: 
    seco@qmsreg.com

  • When and where will the Opening Reception be?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The Opening Reception will be held Wednesday, 2/29/12 from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM in the Atrium Ballroom located at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.

  • When and where is the Allied Ophthalmic Professionals Reception to be held?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The Fourth Annual Allied Ophthalmic Professionals Networking Reception will be held on Friday, 3/2/12 from 5:45 – 6:45PM in International Ballroom ABC at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center.

  • What details are available about the Saturday Night Party?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The SECO Saturday Night Party will be held from 8:30 PM – 12:00 AM at the Georgia Aquarium.  The party will have a “Denim & Diamonds” theme and the featured entertainer will be Laura Bell Bundy! Light snacks will be provided

  • Who won the Student Party Theme Contest?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The winner of the Student Party Theme contest was Blake Dornstauder of Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry.  The runner-ups were:  Rhea Butchey (Nova); Scott Ronhovde (SCO); Jessica Leader (NECO); Natalie Nguyen (UMSL); Fausta Tabe (IAUPR).

  • What details are available about the Friday night Student Party?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    The 2012 Student Party will be held Friday, 3/2/12 from 9:00 PM – 12 AM in Atrium Ballroom A at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.  The theme is “Bling Your Eyez” – feel free to dress up your eyes with makeup, masks or funked-out glasses!  The 2012 Student Party will be sponsored in part by The HOYA Free-Form Company.

  • Where may I find Atlanta area discounts?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    For Atlanta Area discounts, please visit www.seco2012.com/travel1/atlanta.html.

  • Where may I find a list of Affiliate functions and events happening during SECO 2012?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    For a listing of affiliate events during SECO, please visit www.seco2012.com/event/events-listing-public.html.

  • Where will Optometry’s MarketplaceTM be located and when will it be open?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Optometry’s MarketplaceTM will be open the following dates and times in Exhibit Halls A1-3 in Building A of the Georgia World Congress Center:

    Thursday, March 1st:  1:00pm-6:00pm

    Friday, March 2nd:  10:00am-5:00pm

    Saturday, March 3rd:  9:00am-4:00pm

  • Will food be available in the Exhibit Hall?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Yes!  On Thursday, March 1st from 4p-6p there will be a Wine & Cheese Reception in the Exhibit Hall open to all registered attendees.  On Friday, March 2nd from Noon until 2pm, we will offer a Complimentary Lunch for all Registered CE attendees.  Attendees not registered in the CE program can purchase lunch tickets for $10 in the Registration Hall.  On Saturday, March 3rd cash concessions will be available throughout the hall for attendees to purchase lunch.

  • How can I find an exhibitor that I am looking for?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Exhibitors can be located on our website, in the on-site program, and via the Exhibitor Locators which are located near the Entrance to the Exhibit Hall.

  • What if I am interested in promotional opportunities?

    Saturday, 26 November 2011

    Only companies who are contracted to exhibit at SECO 2012 are permitted to participate in our Promotional Program.  If you are interested in promoting your company please email advertising@secostaff.com for more information.