What is the SECO Photo and Video Policy?

Recording or live streaming content delivered in the education courses at SECO 2024 is prohibited. If there is a violation of this policy, the individual will be removed from the event and no education credit or refund will be provided (if applicable). Participants are not permitted to take photos or shoot video where it is…

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What is the SECO Code of Conduct Policy?

As a professional organization, the Southern Council of Optometrists, Inc./SECO International, LLC is dedicated to providing a safe, harassment-free, and inclusive experience for all participants at all Association-organized events and has a zero-tolerance policy for harassment of participants in any form. Participants include but are not limited to Association employees, volunteers, members, attendees, guests, staff,…

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What is the SECO 2024 Social Media Policy?

At SECO, we believe that social media and blogging are excellent tools for attendees to share insights, experiences, and highlight key aspects of presentations during the convention. We kindly ask that you respect the intellectual property rights and copyrights of presenters by not sharing their materials in full, and by giving appropriate citations and references…

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Will there be Internet and WiFi available at SECO 2024?

Complimentary basic wireless Internet service is offered in lobby areas of the Georgia World Congress Center. Basic service allows attendees to perform low-bandwidth functions, such as checking e-mail. Complimentary internet access is not available in the session rooms or exhibit hall; however, can be purchased for a daily fee.

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What are the Alumni Receptions and when and where will they be held?

SECO’s alumni receptions bring you together with your classmates-turned-colleagues, so you can reminisce about those days spent hitting the books, share family stories, and get up to date on your recent adventures. Alumni receptions will be held Friday, March 3 at the Omni Hotel, 7PM to 11PM. For a full list of almuni receptions, please…

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What are my options on-site for Food & Beverage?

At SECO 2024, we have ensured there are plenty of food and beverage options for our attendees. Check back soon to see which session will include food.  The venue, Georgia World Congress Center, has a number of dining options available within the facility. From quick snacks to full meals, you’ll find a variety of choices…

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What is the contact information on-site for First Aid?

First aid services will be available should an attendee need medical assistance. Location will be to the right of the entrance to the Exhibit hall. For non-emergencies, dial ext. 4911 from any RED house phone to reach First Aid services or you can reach the First Aid office at 404-222-6282. If an emergency occurs, please…

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How do I become a member of SECO?

SECO International is dedicated to working hand-in-hand with our affiliated state optometric associations and optometry schools to offer unparalleled value to members. Currently, we have established relationships with 13 state optometric associations and five optometry schools, collaborating to address concerns and opportunities within the realm of optometric education. Membership to SECO is extended to any…

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What is outboarding and what do I do if I witness it?

As the owners and producers of SECO 2024, we work diligently to protect our exhibitor’s commitment to and investment in both the trade show and the industry by taking a firm stance against outboarding. Outboarding is when any non-exhibitor hosts an unofficial event anywhere in the city that attracts SECO attendees. SECO is organized so…

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