November 2-5, 2017Orlando, FloridaRegister Here

The Premier Optometry Event Each Year!

We know there are many optometry events to choose from, but there’s no other like OMS!

We now have four tracks of learning

Clinical Management, Clinical Business, Retail Strategies and Specialty Contact Lenses. Our education faculty secures the very best speakers in the industry with timely topics to teach you what you need to know to grow your skills, your business and your employees! Bring your team!

50+ Hours
50+ Hours of Cope Approved Continuing Education to Choose from.
500+ Attendess
500+ Attendees from Around North America.

Last Year's Speaker Line Up

Paul C. AjamianOD
Edward BennettOD, MSEd
Jay Binkowitz
Gregory A. CaldwellOD, FAAO
Patrick CarolineFAAO
Mark T. DunbarOD
Gina WesleyOD
Andrew S. GurwoodOD, FAAO
Whitney HauserOD
Lynette JohnsOD
Randy KojimaFAAO
Chandra MicklesOD
Scot MorrisOD
Tim MurrayMD
Marc D. MyersOD, FAAO
Craig W. NormanFCLSA
Helen RogicFCLSA
John RumpakisOD, MBA
Joseph SowkaOD, FAAO
Kevin Wilhelm
Eef van der WorpBOptom, PhD


"This is the first time my husband and I have attended this conference. It has been one of the best conferences we have attended. Great speakers, and food and wine!."  -- Christina D. 

"My husband and I attended the Symposium at the Grand Floridian 11/30-12/4/2016.  It was without a doubt one of the BEST conferences we have been to.  We the loved the different course options and took advantage of as many as we could.  The business management courses were VERY informative.The Grand Floridian was amazing as well. We are looking forward to next year."  -- Alison R.

"Great lectures, location and food." -- Lynda B. 

Learn + Earn
Come hear top speakers in the field discuss pertinent disease management and clinical knowledge critical to fine tuning your clinical expertise. Earn CE Credits from COPE, the Florida Board of Optometry and ABO/NCLE
Learn how to grow medical niches and specialties within your practice and take the medical side of your business to the next level!
Our Retail Strategies track, brought to you by the experts at Eyecare Business, gives you and your team superior training on topics relevant to today’s challenges facing your retail sales.
Relax + Enjoy
Unwind in one of Orlando’s most popular resorts, Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club, which is within walking distance of Epcot's International Food and Wine Festival. Bring the whole family and enjoy warm weather, sunny skies and a touch of magic!
A successful conference includes effective networking. Connect with vendors and sponsors on the showroom floor and enjoy conversations with your colleagues during our breaks and the evening cocktail receptions.

The 2017 Optometric Management Symposium will be held at Disney's Yacht & Beach Club.


To make your hotel reservations, click here or call 407-939-4686.

Room Rate: $239/night + applicable tax
The Yacht & Beach Club is within walking distance of Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, so be sure to book early! 

Thank You to our Sponsors






Interested in Sponsoring?
Exhibiting? Contact:

Jacqui DiBianca, Account Manager: 267-492-5201 (
Kerry Hanahoe, Account Manager: 267-492-5205 (
Dawn Schaefer, Account Manager: 215-280-8168 (

Stay Connected

Events Associate
Julia McNamee
Conference Director
Maureen Trusky, CMP

For Exhibit Information contact:

Jacqui DiBianca, Account Manager

Kerry Hanahoe, Account Manager

Dawn Schaefer, Account Manager