The New Concept
Dubai Optical Show Vision-X 2018 gathers leading international and regional industry professionals under one roof
With a new concept designed for this year with the support of ANFAO (Italian Association of Optical Goods Manufacturers), organizer of MIDO (International Optics, Optometry and Ophthalmology Exhibition) as strategic partner, Dubai Optical Show Vision-X brings together the top MENA buyers in the only eyewear and eye care trade event of the region from November 13 to 15, 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre. With a strong line-up of industry announcements and participation from new innovators and known international and regional fashion eyewear brands, Dubai Optical Show Vision-X is set to produce a comprehensive three days of business matchmaking and exhibition.
As an indication of the positive response to the show’s new concept, 20 new Italian exhibitors and many others from France, Germany and across MENA have recently confirmed their participation. To continue attracting the most important names in the industry to attend, Dubai Optical Show Vision-X has been conducting a roadshow to key countries with KSA, Iran, Lebanon, Kuwait and India already covered and Turkey Jordan, Egypt, and more underway. In addition, to guarantee the best ROI and a real boost for business networking, the event will provide its exhibitors the new hosted buyers programme, with more than 200 key buyers to be hosted in Dubai by the show organizer.
Exhibitors and selected hosted buyers will have access to an effective business matchmaking system that allows them to request for an appointment based on availabilities and block their schedule once a meeting is confirmed. Throughout the process, both parties are assured an excellent online and onsite support to get maximum benefit from this system.
The exhibition will be divided into five different communities which are International Village, Design Gallery, Middle East Square, Lenses and Contact Lenses Stage and Healthcare Suppliers. The International Village is the pavilion that exhibits international brands from across the globe, each one positioned with its own stand. Independent designers showcasing their niche and stylish frames will be found at the Design Gallery spot. The Middle East Square comprises of the top-tier producers from the Middle East showcasing the full range of vision-care, eyewear, and ophthalmic lenses market. Lenses and Contact Lenses Stage involves companies known for their extremely high standards of contact lens quality and product choice spanning from lenses in both standard and specialist designs. Finally, Healthcare Suppliers will showcase a unique mix of healthcare companies and experts belonging to eye care and healthcare technology worldwide.
At this year’s show, latest fashion trends, top design brands, industry manufacturers, suppliers and distributors all come together under one roof to showcase what has been freshly produced for the consumers of the world. The event runs from November 13 to 14 from 10am to 6pm and November 15 from 10am to 5pm.