The International Opticians Association (IOA) biannual summit in Thailand, from 7-13 June 2020, will combine education and informative debate with visits to key optical facilities in Thailand and a day at SILMO Bangkok, including VIP access to the opening ceremony, a networking lunch and a cocktail reception as well as an educational afternoon at the SILMO Academy.
There is also an active social and activity programme planned for the IOA 2020 Summit in Thailand including:
• Royal WAT visit and cruise,
• Lunch at the Supatra River House,
• Free time to relax / shop / spa / see the sights,
• Cooking and sharing a communal Thai dinner,
• A private dinner on the river sponsored by Silmo, and
• A celebratory farewell dinner and presidential handover at the stunning Vertigo restaurant with panoramic views across Bangkok.
Take part in this summit to discover a renewed vigour for the fulfilled life in optics that we all share
President of the Association, Fiona Anderson BSc(Hons) FBDO R SMC (Tech) FEAOO, said the Summit will be a chance for international dispensers to come together.
“Our time together will be filled with fun, education, engagement, learning and some exciting visits. Take part in this summit to discover a renewed vigour for the fulfilled life in optics that we all share.”
She added, “I look forward to seeing you all in Thailand and my hope for this meeting can be found in the words of an ancient Thai proverb: ‘Coming together is a beginning; Keeping together is progress; Working together is success’.”
Early bird registration is available until 30 November 2019.