SECO 100 Featured Education

SECO 100's educational programming is an experience in itself — and one that you won’t soon forget. Get the knowledge you need to provide exceptional patient care and excel in your specific role with sessions offered in a variety of formats, including learning labs, presentation theaters, lectures, and demonstrations. The best place for educating your entire team – SECO is known for its high quality, advanced curriculum for doctors and staff alike and place to earn all of your CE credits, hear from speakers you won’t find anywhere else and take a deep dive into the topics that matter most to optometric professionals right now, from corneal disease and ocular infections to healthcare compliance and practice management.

SECO International extends its appreciation to the following companies for their philanthropic unrestricted educational grant support of the SECO 100 continuing education program.

Alcon           EssilorLuxottica           Bausch+Lomb           PER           Review of Optometry           VSP Premier Academy360           AbbVie           Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

(administered by Janssen Global Services, LLC)



SECO Surgical Pavilion

Developed in partnership with the American Society of Optometric Surgeons, this dedicated pavilion Optometry’s Marketplace Exhibit Hall will feature a variety of presentations designed to familiarize or update attendees with a variety of surgical and advanced procedures.

Through interactive stations, the SECO Surgical Skills Pavilion will provide a platform where attendees will experience simulation training in several procedures, including Botox administration, suturing, laser procedures, and cryosurgery. Participants will benefit from hands-on guidance in a realistic, stress-free environment.


Edutainment Series

Distinctive opportunities for interactive CE designed to combine learning, fun, and networking! Enjoy the best of Atlanta, network with your peers, and experience a unique learning environment with our SECO Edutainment courses. 

Special Sessions

Special Sessions

SECO’s iconic special sessions are well known as the place to be to hear the top thought leaders you will not see at any other optometry meeting.

63 Neuro Nuggets!
Andrew Lee, MD

3/3 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Back by popular demand, one of SECO's favorite speakers, Neurologist Andrew Lee will focus this special session on the pupil.

64 Retina Revealed!
Jayanth Sridhar, MD; Ajay Kuriyan, MD
3/4 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
This special session is led by two of the biggest young stars in Retina from Bascom Palmer and Wills Eye Hospital.

Certificate Program

SECO Certificate Program

SECO is launching a series of Certificate Programs to debut March 1- 5, 2023 in Atlanta, Georgia. By taking targeted course hours in a particular subject, the certificate demonstrates the attendee has gained a baseline knowledge of that topic. Eye Care Professionals have commented that their patients appreciate knowing and seeing that their provider invests in continuing education to stay up to date on the latest products, procedures, and services. Upon completion of the required course hours (five) in each area, you will receive a high quality, printable certificate to frame and display in your practice.


Ophthalmic Symposium Series

The SECO 100 Symposium Series allows eye care professionals to join their colleagues while engaging with industry leaders to discuss advances in ophthalmic healthcare while enjoying a complimentary meal. The Symposium Series sessions are unopposed by education for the designated audience and are offered at no charge to attendees.

The SECO 100 Symposia Series includes presentations from the following:


Facilitated Learning Labs

An exclusive SECO designed learning format. An interactive, facilitator led, attendee driven CE experience.

If you prefer intellectual discussions and brainstorming with your peers, then these sessions are for you!  Highly acclaimed since the 2020 launch, the facilitated learning labs will have you talking and doing in a peer review format where you will leave with ideas you can implement immediately! This is crowd-sourced learning at its finest. Look for these dynamic sessions featured below and register now as these learning labs sold out early the last two years! Last year, SECO Facilitated Learning Labs expanded beyond the Practice Management curriculum and now also include clinical topics.


SECO International extends its appreciation to the following company for their philanthropic unrestricted educational grant support of the SECO 100 MedPRO360 continuing education program.



Take time to focus on the business of your practice and stay up to date on the latest leadership and management strategies. The popular and newly expanded MedPRO360 curriculum will highlight practice management gurus who will share intel and strategies for:

  • Leadership, Staffing, and Human Resources
  • Financials
  • Sales and Communications
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing
  • Billing and Coding

Keynote Session

Another new addition for SECO 100  is our Keynote Session sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from EssilorLuxottica.  This program, Remote Eyecare: Virtual Reality or Virtual Certainty? is designed for all attendees to get the most up to date data and information related to telehealth and its impact on eye care delivery.  You won’t want to miss this dynamic and relevant course! 

Presented by a grant from EssilorLuxottica


Contact Lens Summit

The launch of the inaugural SECO Contact Lens Summit will take place on Wednesday, March 1, 2023.  This FREE program kicks off with a 2-hour CE session featuring innovations in contact lenses as well as options to enhance patient satisfaction and increase profitability, with a FREE sponsored snack break, followed by another FREE 2-hour CE session.  This interactive program is open to all audiences.

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What’s New and What’s Next in Products and Technology

Stay connected to what the future holds with our SECO 100 offerings, highlighting new and emerging technology. Here is a sample of sessions that will keep you aware of what’s new and what’s next!


Hot Topic Breakfast Sessions

From cutting edge developments with spectacles and contact lenses to advancing surgical interventions, and from novel pharmacologic treatments to new multifocal intraocular lens designs, our options for treating and managing presbyopia continue to progress and expand. Join a panel of experts to explore the science behind each option, along with real world clinical pearls to make each successful in your practice.

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