VisionPlus EXPO 2021: The Action Begins

VisionPlus EXPO 2021: The Action Begins

The VisionPlus EXPO fever grips Dubai. Here is a glimpse of the highlights that the participants to the event can look forward to

As the VisionPlus EXPO 2021approaches, the fun, thrill and excitement is only growing stronger. The VP Awards programme, the Hybrid Booth, Project Eyewear, VP Academy and so much more awaits visitors who are going to attend the expo.

Being a participant at the VisionPlus EXPO gives you a chance to rub shoulders with the stalwarts who have set new benchmarks in the optical trade, an opportunity to gain from their insights and of course boost your business.

More than a 1000 participants from 50 countries across the globe have registered for this event, leading brands will be displaying their collections and the glamour will be limitless. Isn’t this the perfect opportunity to blend business with leisure for the opticians?

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Highlights of the VisionPlus EXPO

Moving on, let’s dig deeper into the highlights at the expo starting with the VisionPlus Awards. This year too, the prestigious awards  programme received nominations from leading brands. Understandably, the jury had a tough time short listing the nominees. But  the best heads in the region were entrusted with the job and kudos to them for doing it so well!  An exciting round of the much awaited VisionPlus Awards Jury Session has just concluded. 

The Jury Meet

The Jury comprised owners and senior managers of five leading retail chains of the region. Mr. Saleh Al Shawa from Al Jaber Opticals; Mr. Mathews Jacob and Mr. Mushtaq Ahmed from Yateem Opticals; Mr. Abdel Halim Yousef and Mr. Sharif Shaker from Eye Fashion; Mr. Yasser Qassas and Mr.Khaled Mahmoud from Magrabi Opticals; and Mr. Neeraj Dabral and Mr.Shigil Nair from Aster Opticals got together on August 19 at Conrad Hotel Dubai for the Jury Meet hosted by VisionPlus, to pick their favourite products across 17 different categories.Now, the onus is on the opticians to vote for their favourites.

VisionPlus Awards will be a  grand celebration loaded with fun and entertainment. It is one of the most eagerly awaited programme's of the optical industry, something that no one would want to miss!

Project Eyewear

Another highlight at VisionPlus EXPO 2021 is their highly affordable 6sqm booths in the Project Eyewear featured area. This promises to give budding eyewear designers a chance to showcase their latest designs to the creme de la creme of the optical trade community visiting Dubai.

In return, opticians and brand owners will get a chance to capitalise on the potential of these newcomers before they become the big names of the industry.  Isn't this an excellent opportunity for your business?

Win a free trip to Dubai

There are various exciting offers ongoing for opticians who register for the VisionPlus EXPO. From travel at discounted rates to an all expense paid trip to Dubai, those who register for there are a lot things to look forward to. Have you registered yet? If not, visit to register today! Lucky winners stand a chance to win a fully paid trip to Dubai!  Opticians from India have double the chances of winning a free trip, as Safilo India is sponsoring a Dubai trip for 200 opticians to visit VisionPlus Expo 2021. T

here is still some time left for opticians to make the most of these promotions and also be a part of the most happening event of the year!

The organisers have also on-boarded Satguru Travel & Tourism as their official travel partners. This gives participants travelling to the VisionPlus EXPO, a golden chance to avail of some exclusive packages to manage their travel and stay in Dubai, during the event. For more details, please visit

Blending business with leisure

The vaccination drive in Dubai has been extremely successful, more than 75% of the population already vaccinated. The city seems to tbe racing back to normalcy - people are back in offices, restaurants are welcoming customers again and Dubai's exciting nightlife is all ready to impress travellers and locals alike.

For those travelling to Dubai to visit the VisionPlus EXPO, here are some interesting indulgences that they can look forward to:

The newly inaugurated Dubai Deep Dive - a 200 feet deep dive pool

that promises to be a memorable experience. It goes beyond the ordinary pool experience, there is dining, recreation and a lot more that awaits you at this place. A chance to savour global cuisines at the world's finest restaurants in Dubai. From vegetarian to vegan and even non vegetarian food, the variety on the plate is sure to give anyone the gastronomical delight that they dreamt of.

While in Dubai, one must not forget to visit the architectural landmarks that add to the mesmerising landscape of the city. Adventures like a trip in Ain Dubai-the world's largest Ferris wheel and a lot more.

The ICC Cricket World Cup - Yes! One of the biggest cricketing tournaments is going to be hosted in Dubai in October. Those visiting the island during this time can catch up on all the cricketing action. From the latest in  eyewear technology to  the most happening in eyewear fashion, the VisionPlus EXPO is one of the most eagerly awaited events of the optical trade community in Dubai.

The expo is the place to be for those who want to network with stalwarts of the global optical trade community, gain from the knowledge sharing of experts who have defined this trade and experience the best in the optical industry - all under one roof! So, what are you waiting for?

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