Mr Nilesh Thite, Director of Educational Programs at IACLE, is among our elite panel of Jury for ZEISS ‘YOU&EYE’ AWARDS 2019 to be held on 24 Nov, 2019. To ensure fair judgement, we have chosen only those who have the qualifications, experience and knowledge of the industry, products and technology and possess the capability to evaluate and judge accordingly.
Optom. Nilesh Thite is currently working as the Director of Educational Programs at the International Association of Contact Lens Educators. He is also a director and co-founder of a unique educational initiative – Masterclass Optometry. He has achieved prestigious fellowships of the American Academy of Optometry and the British Contact Lens Association. He is an associate professor and former in-charge of Bharati Vidyapeeth School of Optometry with teaching experience over 12 years. He has had a corporate stint with Bausch + Lomb India and continues to offer his consultation
to this organization.
Nilesh has a vast experience in teaching subjects like Dispensing Optics, Contact Lenses and Refraction. He has presented scientific papers/posters in many national and international conferences and has published papers in peer reviewed journals. He has keen interest in optometry education. He voluntarily works with optometry students and the fresh gradates across India. Nilesh is passionate about interacting with the optometry youth and helping them achieve their goals. We are glad to have him as one of the jury members for ZEISS ‘YOU&EYE’ AWARDS.