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This year's fall conference has gone virtual! The Fall Summit offers a comprehensive line-up of virtual education sessions. Register Today!

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This year's Fall Summit conference is FREE for BCDO Members to attend!

Be sure to take this opportunity to engage with speakers and colleagues on topics in technology and innovation in Optometry, and navigating the New Normal of the Optometric profession.

Attendees can gain up to 12 COPE CE credits.

Please see the following for the Event Schedule .

Webinar links are accessible on the Online Event Page, after completing registration.

* This event will be eligible for the CE Fund reimbursement

FALL SUMMIT SCHEDULE

Friday, October 2

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Virtual Happy Hour Networking Event

6:10 - 7:30 PM OD1 - Keynote Opening Session

ARE YOU IN?: How to reach the impossible

Mr. Martin Lespérance

COPE: 69577-PM, 1.5 COPE CE Credits

7: 40 - 9:10 PM OD 2

The Future of Dry Eye Disease is NOW

Dr. Richard Maharaj

COPE: 66480-PM, 1 COPE CE Credit

Supported by an unrestricted education grant from Labtician Thea

Saturday, October 3

8:15 - 10:15 AM OD 3

Emerging Technologies, Advances in Laser Refractive Surgery, and Managing the Challenges of COVID

Dr. David Lin and Dr. Simon Holland

COPE: 69500-PB, 2 COPE CE Credits

Supported by an unrestricted education grant from Novartis

10:30 - 12:00 PM OD 4

Building a Specialty Contact Lens Practice With Corneal Topography and Imaging Tools

Mr. Randy Kojima

COPE: 69315-CL, 1.5 COPE CE Credits

12:10 - 12:50 PM ODL 1

Lunch & learn: GetSightly

Come and learn about the Sightly Patient-Commerce platform, and how practices are using it to not only protect revenues from online retailers, but also as a contingency plan if they ever have to close their office doors again for a period of time.

Sponsored by Get Sightly

1:00 - 2:30 PM OD 5

Changing the Conversation: Contact Lenses for Presbyopic Astigmats

Dr. Harbir Sian

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

2:40 - 3:40 PM OD 6

Contact Lens Subscription Session

Dr. Trevor Miranda

Sponsored by Avocado Lenses

Learn about how to compete with online retailers and big box stores by offering your patients a subscription service for their contact lenses.

3:50 - 4:20 PM OD 12

Lensbox Session

Dr. Pavan Avinashi

Learn about effective business strategies and tools you can apply in your practice.

Sponsored by Lensbox

4:30- 6:00 PM OD 7

What’s next for eyecare in BC? Innovation and collaboration during COVID-19 and beyond

Panel: Drs. Zaid Mammo, Alfonso Iovieno, and Sonia Yeung

COPE: 69553-PB, 1.5 COPE CE Credits

Sunday, October 4

8:30 - 10:00 AM OD 8

New Advances in Myopia Management

Dr. Sherman Tung

COPE: 69345-GO, 1.5 COPE CE Credits

Supported by an unrestricted education grant from Hoya

10:15 - 11:45 AM OD 9

Agents of Change in the Health Care Industry

Dr. Sam Daher

COPE: 69778-PM, 1.5 COPE CE Credits

12:00 - 1:00 PM ODL 2

Lunch & Learn: ABB Optical Group-Canada

Marc Tersigni - Country Manager, ABB Optical Group Canada

Sonja Del Rios - Supervisor of Account Management, ABB Analyze Powered by Glimpse

Beth Samenuk – VP of Sales, EyecareLive

Meet and learn from industry experts at ABB Optical Group about business strategies and solutions now available in Canada that help improve practice performance, productivity, and patient retention.

Sponsored by ABB Optical

1:15 - 2:45 PM OD 10

Dry Eye Management in Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Patients

Dr. Kulbir Gill

COPE: Approval Pending, 1.5 COPE CE Credits

Supported by an unrestricted education grant from Allergan

3:00 - 4:30 PM OD 11

The PRECISION1® Canadian Launch

Dr. Shaun Golemba (with Dr. Mira Acs)

Dr. Shaun Golemba and Dr. Mira Acs bring you an updated launch presentation, scientific data, a panel review and a peer-to-peer discussion

Sponsored by Alcon

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