Academy 2017 Chicago

Find your inspiration for EXCELLENCE.

We invite you to engage with the most cutting-edge speakers and researchers in the field, and experience the energy and camaraderie that is the Academy spirit at Academy 2017 Chicago.


The American Academy of Optometry's 96th annual meeting will take place October 11-14, 2017 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. The Academy's annual meeting offers a wide variety of clinically relevant CE courses and cutting edge research in the clinical and vision sciences, in addition to a first-class exhibit hall and memorable social events.


July 3 - July 31, 2017: Student Travel Fellowship Application Window Open

August 1 - August 18, 2017: Residents Day Abstract Submission Window Open

August 7, 2017: Early Bird Registration Deadline

September 22, 2017: Student Early Bird Registration Deadline

October 11-14, 2017: Meeting Dates