SECO 2022 is the leading source for world-class optometric education in the United States, attracting thousands of eye care professionals from around the world.


This year, held in New Orleans, SECO is known internationally for offering the highest-caliber training and presenting the latest optical research and innovation. SECO connects you to the optometry community—giving you access to industry experts, thought leaders, emerging technologies, protocols and even style trend setters that can help shape your story lines.

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SECO Call For 2022 Award Nominations

October 11, 2021

SECO Call For 2022 Award Nominations Each year, SECO International encourages the optometric profession to identify and recognize outstanding individuals for their contributions and dedication to Optometry and are currently accepting nominations for each of its three prestigious awards. Award winners will be recognized and presented to during the SoCO House of Delegates meeting at SECO 2022…

See Buyers at Seco 2022 First!

October 11, 2021

SEE BUYERS AT SECO 2022 FIRST! As the first event of the year, SECO is the ideal place to launch your newest products. Buyers are eager to see the latest frames, lenses, medical supplies, management solutions, and more. The largest optometric educational event in the US, SECO attracts the optometric profession nationally and internationally including…

Present Your Research at SECO 2022

October 11, 2021

Present Your Research at SECO 2022 Are you looking for an opportunity to present your latest research, disseminate clinical knowledge, and contribute to your growth professionally as an educator? SECO International welcomes all optometric faculty to submit posters of the latest optometric research and case reports on relevant topics in clinical practice. The selected posters…