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THE UK’s LEADING OPTICAL EXHIBITION IS BACK!

Optrafair is back, bigger and better across three days from 14-16 April 2018. The Federation of Manufacturing Opticians and MA Exhibitions invite you as a previous attendee to be first to register to attend the leading and most established optical event catering for the entire sector since 1978!

NEW FEATURES FOR 2018
In addition to an unrivalled selection of exhibitors showcasing the latest equipment, frames and solutions is a feast of dedicated features covering all aspects of practice life:
• CET Theatre
• ABDO CET Theatre
• Window Dressing
• Business Theatre
• FMO Networking Bar
• Fashion Catwalk - NEW
• Independents’ Lounge - NEW
• Sports Eyewear - NEW
• BCLA Contact Lens Hub - NEW
The Optician Awards will be taking place on the evening of Saturday 14th April to celebrate the best of optics and extend the networking long into the evening.

EXCLUSIVE CET CONTENT
As well as exploring all that’s new in the optical industry, Optrafair gives visitors the chance to gain an unrivalled amount of CET points. With the incredible variety of educational presentations, interactive workshops, on-stand sessions and lectures to attend, there is no better place to learn, discuss and debate with leading educators and business minds. Find out more here!

CENTRAL LOCATION
A great and easily accessible location for the nation! Find out more about accommodation and entertainment options.

"Great way to source new products and technology in one place. Great location and transport links, and the odd glass of free prosecco" - Lisa Sariwee, Optometrist & Director, Lakeland Optical

Join us in Birmingham to celebrate four decades of Optrafair.