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Innovations in Optometry - Hilton Head Island SC

Innovations in Optometry

COPE Courses in Hilton Head SC


April 22 through April 25, 2020

Join us at the Harbour Town Conference Center located on beautiful Hilton Head Island, South Carolina and receive 18+ hours of COPE approved CE.

New faculty and topics!

Please use the index at the top of the page for symposium information including the agenda, pricing and registration.

In the meantime you can reach us at (937) 623 1690. We are looking forward to hearing from you. You can also contact us at our e-mail address:


Symposium Agenda for 2020 Hilton Head Harbour Town

Wednesday, April 22
Symposium check-in 2:30 – 3:00pm
CE begins at 3pm – 6:30 pm
Evening reception begins at 6:30 pm light hors d’oeurves, guests invited

Thursday, April 23
6:00 am – 11:00 am CE
GOLF activity for paid registrants begin at noon
Thursday: Hilton Head National

Friday- April 24
6:00 am-11:00 am CE
GOLF activity for paid registrants
Friday: Heron Point

Saturday, April 25
6:00am- 11:00am CE
GOLF -Harbour Town Golf Links for paid registrants
6:30 pm, Evening reception and award ceremony, light hors d’oeurves, guests invited For travel planning purposes please note that on Saturday, CE ends at 11:00am.
The closing/award ceremony is scheduled for Saturday evening, 6:30pm.

Symposium Faculty

-Dr. John Schachet
-Dr. Leo Semes
-Dr. Bill Potter
-Dr. Ryan McKinnis
-Dr. Peter Shaw
-Dr. Jason Jedlicka
-Dr. Nathan Lighthizer

Additional, NEW faculty to be announced

**Education agenda and Symposium faculty subject to change.
*Sponsorship money does not go toward golf activity as we follow ARBO guidelines*

Symposium Pricing

The education includes 18+ hours of COPE approved.

$595 for CE only

$1095 for CE and 3 days of golf

$995 for CE and 2 days of golf (Friday and Saturday)

Included in registration:
Two Evening Receptions – Wednesday and Saturday, guests included

Golf: For those attendees who choose to play golf, the schedule is as follows:

Thursday: Skins game at Hilton Head National
Friday: 1st Round Tourney, Heron Point
Saturday: Final Round Tourney at Harbour Town Golf Links

Low Gross and Low Net Winners for the two day tourney will be awarded.
Certified Index required to be eligible for tourney prize.

Please note: If golf is delayed and/or cancelled due to weather related issues, you will be issued a rain delay from that course. You may apply it to the next year’s Symposium registration fee (including golf) if you are unable to use it on another day during the Symposium. We are unable to refund the cost of golf due to weather related delays and/or cancellations.

Symposium Lodging

Lodging reservations for the symposium is the attendees responsibility.
Please go to the registration tab for lodging information.

A block of accommodations has been reserved for The Innovations in Optometry Annual Symposium at the Sea Pines Resort.


Brittany Stiegemeier – Chair/Cope Administrator/Registration
Phone – (937) 623-1690
Email –

Earlier Event: March 4
SECO Atlanta 2020