SRC’s Student Meet-Up is open to all final year Optometry Students.  It is a great chance to experience a major optometry conference, understand career pathways and network with potential employers, other students and young optoms.

The schedule includes:

12:30 – 1:30 Registration

1:30 – 2:20 Congenital and Acquired Disease of the Optic Nerve: Live Stream Lecture

2:30 – 4:00 Optometry Victoria’s Careers Information and Discussion Panel

4:15 – 5:30 Careers Expo and Afternoon Tea

5:30 – 6:15 Social and networking event hosted by Young Optometrists Victoria


Please check back regularly as we will be updating with more exhibitors:

1 – Specsavers – as a two-time employer of choice award winner, Specsavers is committed to nurturing its people and supporting their professional development with early access to CPD events, structured professional preparation programs, and opportunities to network with experienced clinicians. 

2 – ProVision – ProVision is the preferred optometrist support model in Australia, attracting a record membership with over 20% growth in the past 5 years and we now represent over 450 independent optometry members across all States and Territories.

3 – EyeQ – EyeQ is an Australian-owned, optometrists-led company with a focus on delivering holistic eyecare. The EyeQ Optometrist Franchise Associate Network is the ideal choice for clinically-focused optometrists and dispensers who want to own their business, and their future, without the back-office struggle.

4 – The Optical Company – The Optical Company ‘TOC’ is a vertically integrated optical group with a growing retail network of 26 stores, as well as wholesale distribution, eye safety divisions and multiple e-commerce sites.  With strong core values of integrity, superior service, and exceptional quality, TOC holds ownership interests in a variety of iconic optical brands throughout NSW, VIC, QLD and SA.

5- Bupa Optical – Bupa Optical has 38 stores across many parts of Australia.  Bupa Optical is part of Bupa Health Services, which brings to life Bupa’s promise of being a health and care partner to our customers.


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