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Annual Meeting

3000 S Dirksen Pkwy || Springfield, IL

Crown Plaza Springfield, Illinois
Thank you to all who attended the 2022 IOA Annual Meeting! 

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Headshot Gallery

If you had your headshot taken during the Exhibit Hall on Saturday, you can click the link below to see your photos. Headshots may be ordered through the photographer, Kristi Mitchell, at


  • Digital image: $50
  • 8x10 print: $35 plus shipping
  • 5x7 print: #25 plus shipping

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Tests were emailed out on Friday, October 7. If you registered for a test and did not receive an email, please email  Test answers are due by Monday, November 7. ICO will email out certificates for tested hours after November 7, 2022.

CE certificates for regular hours will be avialable soon. An email will be sent from IOA once certificates are ready for download/print. 

2022 Annual Meeting
Thursday, September 29 - Sunday, October 2 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Springfield, IL.

Registration Information:

Join us at the 2022 IOA Annual Meeting in Springfield, IL on September 29-October 2.

The meeting will kick off with the Annual Golf Classic & Gray Cup at Panther Creek Country Club on Thursday, September 29 at 11:30am.

Education will begin at the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Friday, September 30 and runs through Sunday, October 2, with 18 hours offered for ODs. All courses (except workshops) will be offered tested, so attendees can earn all their tested hours in one weekend.

The Exhibit Hall will be open on Saturday, October 1, and Sunday, October 2, and will give attendees a chance to meet with vendors, see the latest in ophthalmic technology, and win cash prizes.

On Saturday night, we will host IL Optometry's Celebration, a night to celebrate the past, present, and future of Illinois optometry. We will present the 2022 awards and then Howl at the Moon will rock the night away.


Crowne Plaza Hotel
3000 S Dirksen Pkwy
Springfield, IL 62703

Room reservations: Call (217) 529-7777 and mention the IOA Annual Meeting for the room block rate or book your hotel room online:

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