Welcome to the November 2018 edition of the ECOO newsletter! In this issue, we share some highlights from ECOO’s 2018 Autumn General Assembly in Malmö, World Sight Day 2018, an update on the latest developments at EU level, as well as on the latest developments in Bulgaria and Spain. Click here to read the November 2018 edition!
During the 2018 Autumn General Assembly, which took place from 20-21 October 2018 in Malmö, Sweden, the members of the European Council of Optometry and Optics (ECOO) inaugurated Cindy Tromans as the new ECOO President. Cindy Tromans (United Kingdom), who is an optometrist from a family of optics manufacturers is succeeding Peter Gumpelmayer (Austria). During […]
To celebrate World Sight Day 2018 and to promote better vision in Europe, ECOO co-organised an event with MedTech Europe and the European Coalition for Vision on 11 October 2018. To mark the occasion, ECOO and the ECV produced a World Sight Day Leaflet with key facts on eye health and preventable sight loss. Click here to get your […]
ECOO is delighted to announce the publication of its third edition of the Blue Book, a valuable aggregation of data on the professions of optometry and optics in countries across Europe.
It is the only publicly available compilation of data that offers a comparative and comprehensive view on these two professional groups across 30 countries. Information is gathered through surveys filled in by ECOO members and partners.