Optometric Leaders' Forum 2014

The annual Optometric Leaders’ Forum was held on January 31 – Feb 2 in Montreal, QC.

Over 80 leaders in Optometry attended the OLF, including representatives of the Provincial Associations, Provincial Regulators, Schools of Optometry, recent graduates, current optometry students, buying groups, and other optometric stakeholder organizations. Prior to the OLF the Optometry’s Futures Panel identified four elements of change including: Medical Retail; Consumer Orientation; Technology and Mixed Compensation. These areas and their implications were the focus of World Cafe roundtable discussions.  The objective,  to get feedback from optometric leaders on the urgency and level of understanding in these areas.

OLF 2014 – Presentations and Reports

Alternative Futures Program
Future Tech Presentation
Educating Government
Optometry’s Futures Panel – Case for Change

Optometry’s Futures Panel

World Cafe Report Back – Medical Retail
World Cafe Report Back – Consumer
World Cafe Report Back – Technology
World Cafe Report Back – Compensation
AOA PR Program Presentation