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.


April 24, 2017: Registration and Housing Open

May 1-31, 2017: Scientific Program (Papers and Posters) Submission Window Open

August 7, 2017: Early Bird Registration Deadline

September 22, 2017: Student Early Bird Registration Deadline

October 11-14, 2017: Meeting Dates