Sunday, September 23, 2018
from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

The Opticians Association of Canada – BC Chapter is hosting the 1st ever Opto-lympics! This event is open to Licensed Opticians, students enrolled in an accredited Opticianry program and employers, with the intent of combining a competitive and fun atmosphere with networking and potential career opportunities.

Please note: Attendees do not earn CE credits for attending this event

THIS IS NOT A JOB FAIR - While this event is focused on providing attendees with potential career opportunities, this event will be different from those you may have attended in the past. Everyone who attends this event will receive a program at the end of the event containing current job postings and/or the contact information for companies who may be looking for Opticians and/or student Opticians to fill positions with their company. It is up to the attendee what they do with this information after the event is over.

'IN IT TO WIN IT' GAMES - This is going to be SO MUCH FUN! The Opto-lympics consists of teams completing ‘In It To Win It’ games. Contact Case Relay Race, Build-A-Frame, Opto-hero… these are just a few of the fun activities we have in store. Throughout the OPTO-lympics, team members will earn ballots towards winning prizes at the end of the event.

The GRAND PRIZE to be won….. a TRIP FOR TWO (2) to Vision Expo East 2019, including flight, hotel accommodations (1 room) and event registration. Each team member earns one ballot just for registering their team!

While you aren’t ‘playing’ and earning prize ballots, chat with fellow attendees and enjoy some appetizers and refreshments.

Team Registration

Registration for the OPTO-lympics must be completed in teams of two (2). Space is limited so we encourage teams to register by September 20th. After September 20th, team registrations will be accepted on-site; space permitting.

Click on the orange 'REGISTER NOW' button below, complete the registration form and fax or email it to the OAC office.

Team Fee - $25.00

Fees include:
• Refreshments
• Opportunity to win prizes
• Free Parking at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel

Venue Information

Enjoy a feeling of welcome unlike any other. Take in inspiring views of the surrounding mountains, river, and city from our newly renovated Surrey, BC hotel and conference center. We offer free Wi-Fi, pet-friendly facilities, a rejuvenating spa and a heated outdoor pool. What’s more, our refreshed and expansive indoor and outdoor meeting spaces make it the perfect option for your event. Conveniently located near Surrey City Center and the best of British Columbia, the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford is only 30 kilometers away from most of Greater Vancouver’s attractions including Stanley Park, Grouse Mountain, and the beaches of White Rock.


Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel

15269 104th Avenue
Surrey, British Columbia V3R 1N5

Tel: 1-604-582-9288

Opticians Association of Canada

2706-83 Garry Street,
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Phone. 1.204.982.6060
Facsimile. 1.204.947.2519

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