Attendee Exhibit Hall Welcome Reception

Wednesday, November 7  |  5:00–7:00 PM
The American Academy of Optometry welcomes all attendees to Academy 2018 San Antonio at this reception. Come enjoy a drink and a bite to eat while you catch up with your friends and colleagues.

Evening Poster Special Event

Thursday, November 8  |  4:00–6:00 PM
On Thursday, posters are limited to a single evening session combined with a cocktail hour including a complimentary drink with meeting registration. Plan to stop by for some CE before heading out to dinner!

Exhibit Hall Attendee Reception

Thursday, November 8  |  5:00–6:00 PM

Australia Party

Friday, November 9  |  9:00 PM
Hosted by the Brien Holden Vision Institute and the American Academy of Optometry. Enjoy great live music and as always, the Fosters will be flowing!

Annual Fellowship Banquet

Saturday, November 10 | 7:00 – 10:00 PM
Join us in recognizing the new Fellows and Diplomates! The event will feature The Second City, a popular improvisational comedy enterprise, and San Antonio themed cuisine. Banquet tickets are not included with registration fees and can be purchased for $25 each.

Affiliate Group Meeting Space

Interested in holding a meeting during Academy 2018 San Antonio?
Contact Megan Scherman at