October 7 – 22, 2020

Access – Build – Interact – Engage

Attendee Engagement – Extended Visibility – Global Audience – Lead Generation – Social Media Presence – Speaking Opportunities – Student/Resident Support – Entertainment Opportunities – Endless Connections!

Exhibit and Partner with us at Academy 2020 At Home!

COVID-19 may have interrupted the Academy’s traditional face-to-face meeting, but it hasn’t diminished our spirit or pursuit of our mission to connect our attendees with our industry partners!  We created a robust platform that gives exhibitors enhanced opportunities to share information and engage with attendees. And, we think you’re going to love it!

Explore Sponsorship Opportunities

Industry Partner Sponsorship Packages

To make this the best experience possible for your organization, with lasting results, we’ve shaped packages that will give you sustained visibility and create connections during Academy At Home.  All packages have been enhanced with digital marketing benefits that promote your products and services to the registered attendees, Academy’s 12,000+ members and the global online community of optometric professionals.

The Perks of a Virtual Meeting

  • No travel or hotel costs
  • No freight to ship, booth labor or high electricity bills
  • No convention center food
  • No time away from work or family obligations
  • A great opportunity to involve more of your staff to attend the Academy meeting and connect with attendees
  • Two full weeks of content, connections and flexible schedules
  • While we will have dedicated attendee engagement time every day during our meeting, the exhibit hall will be accessible 24-hours a day, maximizing your opportunities and exposure
  • Engage attendees by setting live appointments. Interact in text and video chats, from one-on-one connections to group chats
  • All exhibitors will benefit from the following metrics: Booth views, asset clicks; lead generation and website traffic
  • Academy 2020 At Home exhibitors will receive double priority points for Academy 2021 Boston

Branding Guidelines


Our exhibits and sponsorship team is here to help! Please contact us at sales@aaoptom.org with any questions.

Betty Taylor
Vice President, Meetings & Industry Relations

Adrienne Wilhoite
Exhibits Manager

Zaide Laboy
Meetings and Exhibits Assistant