Envision has announced that it is shifting the format for Envision Conference East to a live-stream webinar occurring August 14-15, 2020. In addition to creating a safer environment in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, the virtual format will facilitate participation in Envision Conference for professionals from around the world.
The 2-day agenda includes 16 hours of education and research sessions and makes participants eligible to receive up to 16 continuing education units (CEUs) from the Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation & Education Professionals (ACVREP), the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), the Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE), and the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC).
Registration for Envision Virtual Conference 2020 and the opportunity to sponsor a course or make a presentation in the virtual exhibit hall remain open. Further information is available at https://university.envisionus.com/Conference.
First held in 2006, Envision Conference is the only program presenting insights into low-vision research and rehabilitation for a multi-disciplinary audience including optometrists, ophthalmologists, occupational therapists, rehabilitation therapists, licensed visual therapists, vision researchers, nurses, special education teachers, community agency personnel, government policymakers, rehabilitation engineers, teachers of the visually impaired, assistive technology practitioners and suppliers, and others aligned with the eye health, eye care and related therapy fields. From seasoned professionals to those just starting out in their careers, the program provides an unprecedented opportunity to network with professionals across disciplines, learn about new developments, earn continuing education credits and more.