Student Evening with Industry

Wednesday, October 23, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Join us for dinner and to learn more about our corporate partners.

Special Students Only Exhibit Hall Hours

Thursday, October 24, 10:00 – 11:30 AM
Students will have a special opportunity to meet and network with exhibitors in attendance as well as participate in a chance to win a variety of exciting prizes. While you’re there, stop by the Academy membership booth in the Exhibit Hall to ask a Fellow any question you have about membership or the Academy. 

Student and Resident Awards Lunch

Thursday, October 24, Noon – 1 PM
This luncheon will honor the best student scientific program presenters from Academy 2018 San Antonio and the 2019 student and resident travel fellowship recipients. 


Essilor Academic Challenge at Academy Stadium

Thursday, October 24, 8:00 - 10:00 PM
The Essilor Academic Challenge held at Academy Stadium in Orlando will determine which school has what it takes to be crowned the champion. Academic teams from the schools and colleges of optometry will compete against each other in an entertaining environment to see which team has what it takes to win the coveted title. Attendees will also be invited to join the afterparty to celebrate the winning team. 

Residency and Graduate Program Fair

Friday, October 25, Noon – 3:00 PM
Designed for students to learn more about various residency and graduate programs. Staff from schools and programs will be available to answer questions. 

Student Fellowship Program

Distinguish yourself by becoming a Student Fellow. Sign up when you register for Academy 2019 Orlando and the 3rd World Congress of Optometry!

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