There are currently over 50 member companies of OPTIC (UK) all active in the UK ophthalmological industry. Any company wishing to become a member must first apply on the application form, giving details of their activities; the application will then be submitted to the Council of Management for approval.
OPTIC UK support the MIA scheme and a discount is available to Optic UK members with Wellards as they have negotiated a licence with Wellards which offers ALL OPTIC UK members a discounted rate
Our exhibition organisation ensures a considerable cost saving on space and enables us to work closely with the ophthalmic medical profession to ensure high standards of meetings.
OPTIC UK continues to maintain its membership of the AEO, Association of Event Organisers, working in conjunction with various Ophthalmological Professional bodies such as The Royal College of Ophthalmologists and Oxford Ophthalmological Congress to provide professional technical exhibitions at their Congress.
In addition, OPTIC UK are trade association members of ABHI which provides close links with similar groups and corporate bodies in dealing with the Dept. of Health & Industry, BSI/ISO, DTI, European Community, etc.. We aim to keep our members informed of related matters – for example the ABHI (Eucomed) Code of Business Practice - and the ABHI Primed Newsletters are circulated to our members.
The Council of OPTIC (UK) has individual responsibility for technical matters, research and exhibitions.
To download a Membership form in pdf format click here