The Federation of Manufacturing Opticians has announced that Optrafair, the United Kingdom’s flagship optical exhibition, has been relaunched.The show is scheduled for 30 March-1 April 2019 at Birmingham National Exhibition Centre.
In addition to a new theme is a new name – Optrafair Exchange.
The show will incorporate fashion, medical, and optics. Each segment will be covered throughout the show, including new exhibitors and dedicated CET streams.
A completely restructured education program will be coordinated by the FMO with the support of its partners in the sector.
This program covers eight distinct streams: dispensing, contact lenses, orthoptic, refractive, health and lifestyle, technician, clinical optometry, and business.
The FMO is working closely with the Association of British Dispensing Opticians, the British Contact Lens Association and The College of Optometrists.