30th Moscow International Optical Fair (MIOF)

February 22-24, 2022  /  CROCUS EXPO  /  Pavilion 2, hall 8

MIOF. Autumn 2019 opened the next season in the optical industry

24 September 2019

The anniversary 25th MIOF. Autumn 2019 exhibition, the leading branch event which twice a year incorporates on the same platform more than 3,000 specialists from the sphere of medical optics and ophthalmology, has been opened today September 10, 2019 in Crocus Expo.

Participants of the Gala Opening Ceremony:

  • Wang Ifu, representative of Zhenjiang International Exhibition (China);
  • Bettina Reiter, representative of the opti trade show for optics & design (Munich, Germany);
  • Pavel Tsvetkov, owner and designer of the trademark KWIAT (Bulgaria);
  • Elena Yakutina, Director General Market Assistant Group.

Elena Yakutina, the partner of the trade fair and CEO of the Market Assistant Group company, told in the opening speech about events of the business program. She noted that new companies would provide lectures and training courses within the business and educational forum of the trade fair. She added that it was an innovation because they introduced new topics together with arrival to the fair.

She announced holding of the scientific and practical conference on children's ophthalmology and optometry Kids Vision within the frames of the September edition of MIOF 2019. The conference is intended on the implementation of the following tasks: distribution of information on protection of children's vision, preventive measures and treatment of ophthalmologic diseases; rendering of charitable help to children from underprovided families which need a complicated eye treatment.

And finally Elena Yakutina also reminded about the awarding ceremony for the winners of the Russian National Award Golden Lorgnette in the optical industry for achievements in the field of new technologies promotion, sight protection and professional service of the population. National tender on participation in the contest will take place for the sixth time and will be culminated by the Awarding Ceremony February 11, in the first day of the 2020 trade fair. The nominations will be supplemented with optometrist nomination. The applications acceptance started with the opening of the September edition of MIOF.

For detailed information about business program please refer to the official website of the trade fair.