Bookings for this event are closed. 

If the event is Optometry Tomorrow, Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize, the Diploma Ceremony or a regional member CET event you can call 020 7766 4377/4347 to see if there are any spaces. 

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Optometry Tomorrow 2019


24 – 25 February 2019 Add to calendar


Hilton Birmingham Metropole, The NEC Birmingham, Pendigo Way, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1PP

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Conference app

Make sure you download the 2019 conference app! 

It is your go-to resource for session content, competencies and learning objectives and provides quick and easy access to the floor plans, conference programme, and gives full details on our speakers and poster presentations. 

Download instructions 

  • Download the Elements Event Portal from either the App store or Google Play
  • Once downloaded you can access the event by entering the event code OT2019
  • You will need to log in using the email address you registered for the conference with and the temporary unique password that was sent to you 
  • If you have any questions before the event please call 020 7766 4377. If you have any questions at the event please visit the app help desk in the Monarch Foyer.

OT19 app challenges
We have created some fun challenges on the conference app  for you to enjoy while you’re at Optometry Tomorrow. Participate in the challenges and earn points to be in with the chance to win prizes!* The top 12 delegates on the leaderboard at 6pm on Monday 25 February will win prizes including a 90D lens, an Amazon Echo Dot & Fire Stick, a complimentary ticket to Optometry Tomorrow 2020 and much more! 


  • Pre-event challenge – visit the website of participating exhibitors to answer a question. Find the questions on the app and complete your answers to start earning points ahead of the conference. These challenges are open until 12pm on Saturday 23 February. 
  • Early registration challenge – gain points by finding a code at the registration desk if you register on Saturday in the Monarch Foyer between 5pm-7pm.
  • Check your delegate bag for a golden ticket giving you extra challenge points. 30 golden tickets are hidden in delegate bags. Could you be a lucky winner?!
  • Participate in the exhibitor challenge – visit all participating exhibitors to find out the answer to a question. Find the question on the app, complete the answer and watch your points increase.  
  • Find our Instagram board throughout the weekend in the conference venue. Take and share your photo, tag @collegeofoptometrists, then enter the code hidden on the board.
  • Networking reception challenge – gain points by finding a code on certain poseur tables in the Monarch Suite during the reception.
  • Poster presentation challenge – visit poster numbers 2 and 5 to find the answer to a question and watch your points increase!
  • Clinical image quiz – participate in our fun touch-screen quiz at the College stand throughout the conference and earn even more points!
  • Fitness tracker challenge – the person who Tweets a photo of the highest step count by 4pm on Monday will have bonus points added to their account. 
  • Points can also be earned by simply using and making the most of the app! Enjoy!


*College Council members, speakers and staff are not eligible to win prizes.

90D lens worth £190
Free two-day ticket to OT20 worth £170
OCT & Retina book & 5x Blephademodex retail packs worth total of £130 
Clinitas Dispensing Unit, Contains 6 units of each Clinitas product worth over £123 retail
ZEISS VRONE Headset worth £100
Amazon Echo Dot & Fire Stick worth £90
Premium overlay kit worth £70
KAY Picture Test Screening Book worth £60
£50 gift voucher for Avizor products
£50 Amazon gift card
Bottle of champagne worth £30
£10 Bondeye voucher