A message from Telus eClaims:

“As an eyecare professional, your mission is to ensure your clients are in good health. What if you could do even more for their wellness?

By registering for this webinar, you will discover the numerous benefits that eClaims can offer both you and your clients, such as:

  • Increased client loyalty
  • Reduction in credit card fees
  • Free promotion of eClaims enabled eyecare professionals
  • And it’s a fully free solution for you and your clients

We’ll also do a short product demo to give you a concrete view of what eClaims really is.

Join us on Tuesday June 5 from 1:00pm to 1:45pm eastern time to learn everything you need to know about eClaims.

Not available at this time? Register anyway and you’ll receive a webinar recording to view at your convenience.

Register today

Elections for Council for the ACAO is now open!

You may now vote online via Simply Voting. Online voting will close at 4 p.m. Sunday May 6, 2018. There are 3 positions available for Council and we have a record 6 candidates running! Please select only 3 candidates. Those with the most votes will be elected for a three year term.

  • Go to Simply Voting here
  • Follow this link for simple steps on how to vote online.

For more information on who is running, read our ACAO Council Election Information Package or download the PDF version here.


Vision Canada has a new look and is now called
Optical Summit by Vision Canada…

Optical Summit by Vision Canada is an annual convention and trade show held by the Opticians Association of Canada. A bilingual event, in the languages of English and French, The Optical Summit will feature innovative  companies in the industry from all around Canada and, an education line-up geared towards advancements in optics and business. Optical Summit by Vision Canada is open to all Eye Care Professionals (ECPs), students and auxiliary staff.  This year will include an Inspirational, Trade and Educational Summit.

When: May 25-27, 2018

Where: Sheraton Laval Hotel
2440 Laurentian Autoroute, Laval, QC
Laval, Quebec H7T 1X5

Registration to Optical Summit is quick and easy!

1. Register online
Online Registration will be open until May 21st, 2018 at 11:59 PM (Central Time)
After May 21st, 2018, participants will be required to register on-site.
Online Registration Form

2. Register by telephone, fax, email or mail
Registration by telephone, fax, email or mail will be open until May 21st, 2018 at 4:00 PM (Central Time). After May 21st, 2018, participants will be required to register on-site.
Registration Form (PDF)

3. Register on-site 

Attendees will be able to register on-site at the Sheraton Laval, May 26th and 27th, 2018 at the Optical Summit Registration Desk. The Optical Summit Registration Desk will open at 7:30 AM on Saturday, May 26th and at 8:00 AM on Sunday, May 27th.
On-site Registration Form 

Calling All Members…

This survey will be distributed to members via email with the confirmation of their 2018 registration/renewal. Members are welcome to complete the survey by following the link in the email they receive or by completing it here.

Members will receive 1EC credit for taking the time to consider and respond to the survey. Please note, each member should only complete the survey once; duplicate responses will be deleted.

2018 Renewal Survey