Meetings and Events

Meeting Schedule

2016 Meetings
Unless otherwise indicated, the contact for all meetings is LaShawn Sidbury, CMP

February  2016

February 5-6, 2016
Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice Summit   |   SCCOMBKU     |     Contact: Joanne Zuckerman

MARCH – 2016
The March 2016 meetings will be held at The Phoenician / The Canyon Suites in Scottsdale, Arizona.

March 10, 2016
Executive Committee Meeting (evening)

March 11, 2016
Joint ASCO-AOA Board of Directors Meeting (evening)

March 12, 2016
Board of Directors Meeting

JUNE – 2016

The June 2016 meetings will be held in conjunction with Optometry’s Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts.
The locations have not been determined.

*denotes meetings that are being held in conjunction with the National Association of Advisors of the Health Professions (NAAHP).

June 22, 2016
Student Affairs Committee*     |     Meeting Date Tentative     |     Location TBD     |     Contact: Paige Pence

June 23, 2016
Student Affairs Officers*     |     Meeting Date Tentative     |     Location TBD     |     Contact: Paige Pence

June 27, 2016
Chief Academic Officers

June 28, 2016
Executive Committee

June 28-29, 2016
Annual Meeting

June 29, 2016
Annual Leadership Luncheon     |     Contact: Christine Armstrong
Generously Sponsored by HOYA

JULY – 2016

July 1, 2016
Corporate Contributors Breakfast     |     Boston, MA     |     Contact: Christine Armstrong

July 7-9, 2016
Low Vision Educators SIG     |     Meeting date tentative     |     Location TBD

July 21-23, 2016
Ophthalmic Optics Educators SIG     |     University of Waterloo School of Optometry and Vision Science     |     Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Generously Sponsored by Carl Zeiss Vision, Essilor of America, EyeMed, HOYA, and Transitions Optical

OCTOBER – 2016

The Externship Directors and Clinic Directors and Administrators SIG meetings will take place sometime in October.
The dates and locations are still being determined.

The dates below are tentative; these meetings will be held in conjunction with the AAO meetings in Anaheim, California.

November 14, 2016
Executive Committee

November 15, 2016
Board of Directors
Clinical Optometric Methods & Procedures Instructors’ SIG

November 16, 2016
Educational Technology SIG

November 16-18 2016
Vision Science Librarians SIG

November 17, 2016
Development Directors SIG     |     Contact: Christine Armstrong
Joint ASCO/AOA Executive Committee
Low Vision Educators SIG
Neuro-rehab Educators SIG
Public Health Educators SIG
Residency Educators SIG

November 18, 2016
Biomedical Science Educators SIG
Chief Academic Officers
Continuing Education Directors SIG
Ethics Educators SIG
FFP & SIFD Alumni Networking Session
International Optometric Educators SIG
SIG Chair Meeting/Orientation

November 19, 2016
Binocular Vision & Perception Educators SIG