7 and 8 November 2013

Hilton Birmingham Metropole

What is the NOC 2013?

The NOC is the conference for Local Optical Committees (LOC's), optometrists, opticians and optometric advisors organised by the AOP, on behalf of LOCSU and the Optical Confederation, the event provides an unrivalled opportunity to find out the latest news about enhanced eye services and to share knowledge and network with colleagues from around the country.

It is your chance to hear from nationally renowned speakers on topics ranging from the NHS reforms, eyecare pathways to public health.  You will also be able to network with friends and colleagues in workshops, discussion forums or over a coffee.

Theme for 2013

The New NHS - six months in (review, analysis and debate on the impact of the new NHS on the optical sector).

Will Local Optical Committees get a free place?

As per last year, each Local Optical Committee will get one place at the NOC which is funded by LOCSU.