2020 virtual Fall Convention

October 14-18, 2020

22 Hours of Continuing Education for Doctors of Optometry.  This is a virtual event.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Course Links and Handouts

Virtual Exhibit Hall


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October 14-18, 2020

Virtual Convention


Fall Convention FAQ’s

When is the convention?
October 14-18, 2020

  • Wednesday, October 14 – 4-6pm
  • Thursday, October 15 – 4-7pm
  • Friday, October 16 – (8-8:30am – ArOA Membership Meeting/Awards) CE: 8:45am-5pm
  • Saturday, October 17 – 8:30am-3:15pm
  • Sunday, October 18 – 12pm-4:15pm

Will the CE be virtual?

Will the CE be live/real time?

Will the CE be available after the convention?
No, you will have to attend the lectures during the times indicated.

Will there be para CE?

No, not at this event.

How many hours are provided?
22 hours total. 21 COPE approved hours plus 1 hour of Arkansas Jurisprudence.  

What is the schedule?

Click here to view the schedule.

When does registration end?
October 14 at 12pm CST.  Prices increase 10/5 & 10/14

How much does it cost?

  • Register by 10/5 – Member $375 (non-member $600)
  • 10/6 –10/13 - member $425 (non-member $650)
  • 10/14– member price $475 (non-member $700)
  • MUST REGISTER BY 10/14 at 12pm CST

*member price is good for any member of the American Optometric Association or Arkansas Optometric Association

 How do I register?

Click on "OD registration" below.

        OD registration

        Exhibitor registration 

 How will you know I attended?

  • You will need to scan the QR code using the ARBO/COPE app at the end of each course.
  • If you don’t have an app, there will be a unique code to text with your name on the same slide. 
  • Because you have a unique log-in, we can verify that you have attended.

 How do I log in to the CE?

Every OD registered for the convention will receive log-in information two days before the convention begins.

Will there be a quiz or test?

Is this an ARBO/COPE event?
YES! This event is COPE approved as a live event.

Will my CE hours show up on the OE Tracker?
Yes! Your hours will show up in the OE Tracker.  We will also send you a CE certificate.

What if I still have questions?

Contact the ArOA office at [email protected], or 501-661-7675.