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CONTENTS 28 69 111 105 B EYE ZONE Sponsors Interview Events 65 69 Turkeys Universal Eyewear takes a leap in Optical Industry Safilo is here to learn, listen and feel the pulse of the consumer

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During a tennis game, players hit a hollow rubber ball over the net at speeds up to 160 mph. 38 Players therefore need excellent dynamic visual acuity to see the ball and respond accordingly. Peripher

Vision considerations for four di erent sports As part of a sport vision assessment, it is important to identify the visual skills most important for the task, consider the l object as well as enviro

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Interview Luisa Delgado, CEO of Safilo Safilo is here to learn, listen and feel the pulse of the consumer Ms. Luisa Delgado, CEO of Safilo Group centre inaugurates Safilos new venture in Dubai alo

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HOYA wins Lens Product of the Year with Hoyalux iD MyStyle V UITHOORN 24 April 2014. On April 12th HOYA Lens UK won the Optician Lens Product of the Year with Hoyalux iD MyStyle V at a star studded a

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The ocular manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis is most often seen in patients with more active and severe forms of the disease and in those with extraarticular complications. Aside from dry eyes, ot

Studies Research Ophthalmology for Optometry Clinical Series Part 3 Ocular Manifestation of Systemic Diseases Dr. Yazan Gammoh, PhD Email The optometrist, as the primary eye ca

Contact lenses clinics with highly trained professionals will be able to 1. Let patients and customers know new contact lens materials and technologies through displaying educational and promotional s

Studies Research Contact Lenses Role for Marketing Growth Profitability Dr. Nezar Damati OD, MBA CIPT Certified International Professional Trainer USA. Contact lens fitting consultant Is your eye c

Childrens Overnight Orthokeratology Investigation COOKI The Contact Lens and Myopia Progression study CLAMP the Corneal Reshaping and Yearly Observation of Nearsightedness study CRAYON the Longitudina

myopic progression. Carl Zeiss distributes a version of this lens, called MyoVision, in various markets around the world, but not currently the U.S. Additionally, progressive and bifocal contact lense

8. The mean annual myopic progression is between 0.50D 1.00D. 9. Myopic onset begins around age 6 and dramatically slows around age 16. 10. A 0.25D annual rate of myopic progression is considered clin

Studies Events Research By Barry Santini Within the last 20 years, both the prevalence of myopia and its rate of increase within the worlds population are rising. It is estimated that 33 percent of

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News 4 Contra 1 marks its unique stamp at SILMO Lucia Perez, Creative Director Designer and Inaki Palomina, CEO of 4 Contra 1 The Silmo exhibition was abuzz with activity on its day one particular

News Centro Style Runs Strong Main Product Lines of Centro Style SERVICE CENTRE Everything for the optical lab and practice, for a prompt and high quality service. Frame spare parts, tools and machi


News Marchon launches its 201415 FallWinter collections The new season eyewear collections from some of the worlds leading fashion brands, including Chlo, Valentino, Salvatore Ferragamo, Karl Lagerfe


Asia and also consider ME as a strong potential. FLEYE recently won the Red Dot honorable mention 2013 and the Eyewear of the year 2014. The Danish brand has also been awarded the iF Product Design Aw

WOODONE The Alto Adigebased company Woodone, that is led by Thomas Obregger and Klaus Tavella made its debut collection in Silmo two years ago and has since then gone to become a success story. Our de

News Exhibitors display creative energy and positive spirit at SILMO 2014 Large number of visitors attended the Silmo 2014, which was held in a positive and upbeat environment . The International O

News Italia Independent aspires to create a Wow effect Aims to become a real alternative to multinational companies Eyezone caught up with one of its founders Giovanni Accongiagioco for an interview

News The New ETRO Eyewear Collection Debuts through Marchon Marchon eyewear is pleased to announce the launch of the new ETRO EYEWEAR collection starting from September 2015. Etro and Marchon signed

Eyecare practitioners attending the launch of Biotrue ONEday contact lenses in Abu Dhabi virtually the same moisture level of the natural eye. This helps BiotrueTMONEday lenses retain their shape and

Events Bausch Lomb introduces the revolutionary BiotrueTM ONEday contact Lenses across Middle East The Bausch Lomb team at Kuwait during the launch of Biotrue ONEday contact lenses. Mr. Hani Naiem

Events Dogan Optik launches its newest collections at an elaborate event in Turkey Products of various brands displayed at the event Mr. Hakan Dogantekin, CEO of Dogan Optik with his team Distribu

Events InOptics 2015 A New Experience at an Exciting Time Exhibitor booths at InOptics 2014 Global trends, new technology and luxury eyewear will take center stage at Asias premier industry exhibit

News World Champion Sailor trimmer presents Enni Marco collection Elena Bohachyk, New Line Optics, Marketing Manager and Gaetano Figlia di Granara, World Champion, sailor trimmer Gaetano Figlia Di

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Events Nearly 500 companies to participate in opti Munich 2015 An array of products displayed at opti Four halls filled with news, information, and great progress that is how opti will present itse

Events The 15th Moscow International Optical Fair MIOF concludes successfully Exhibitor booths at the 15th MIOF The 15th Moscow International Optical Fair MIOF was held September 15 through 18, 201

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Continuing education sessions for Eyecare professionals at Vision Expo West 2014 will last the whole year. Notably, over 4,200 eyecare professionals participated in Continuing Education for Vision Ex

Events Vision Expo West Education Sparks Excitement, Boosts Exhibit Hall Activity New education features and product launches drive buying decisions, showcase visionary ideas and designs Attendees o

Events Mega international optical event pinpointed unprecedented success The China International Exhibition Center, the venue for CIOF,2014 CIOF 2014, the 27th China International Optics Fair, whic

Events DIOPS 2015 expected to be a bigger success Over 30,000 are expected to attend from over 30 countries around the world including 1,500 buyers On the backdrop of last shows achievements, the Ko

Events MIDO Evolves as Never Ending Wonder in 2015 Visitors at MIDO 2014 MIDO, the No.1 International Optics, Optometry, and Ophthalmology Exhibition, slated for 28 February to 2 March, 2015 in Mil

including the exclusive Boucheron collection, which has an individual eyewear piece retailing at just under AED210,000 US57,534. Visitors to the 15th anniversary edition of VisionX will experience a s

Events VisionX Returns with more than 250 Global EyeCare and Eyewear Brands Leading Market Specialist GfK to Reveal Exclusive Insights into Regions Growing optical Industry Visitors at the VisionX e

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Innotec Eyewear introduces Carina Kensington Carina Taking innovation to the next level, Innotec Eyewear introduces the Carina, a feminine combination frame. As part of the Elements Collection, the


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Maui Jims New Seven Pools Sunglasses are Inspired by Crystal Clear Waters Ten miles south of Hana on the lower slopes of Mauis Haleakala National Park are the famous Seven Pools of Oheo. The crystalcl

Maui Jim Debuts First UltraLuxury, LimitedEdition, Wearable Art Sunglasses Maui Jim presents its first ultraluxury sunglasses collection, titled You Move Me, which brings to life the Hawaiian flora an

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