CONTEMPORARY AUSTRALIAN EYEWEAR FESTIVAL
Created to highlight the enduring relationship between fashion and the eyewear market, FRAME FASHION WEEK has launched and is set to revitalise the optical trade show landscape.
Taking place over ten days, from July 1st - 10th, 2017, across multiple Sydney locations and falling within the timing of the major industry fair, ODMA 2017, FRAME FASHION WEEK is proving to be a significant highlight and one that industry has been quick to support.
A discussion by renowned surgeon Dr. Niro Sivathasan
Dr. Niro Sivathasan, BSc (Hons), MB, BS (Lond), DRCOG, GradDipAesthMed (UK), PGCert BA, MRCS (Eng), AFACP, FCPCA. Board Certified (AAAM) in Aesthetic Medicine.Internationally licensed aesthetic surgeon, Dr. Niro shall provide insight into concepts of aging and beauty, and why interventions aimed at addressing the midface, which is where spectacles also sit, provide the best ‘bang per buck’ with regard to non-surgical cosmetic procedures.
Date: July 4thTime: 5.30pmVenue: Macleay Optics,107 Macleay Street, Potts Point, 2011
Hosted by: Macleay Optics and amarāntè Skincare
Registration is free. To attend email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Introducing Design Junction to ODMA2017…
The Design Junction is a showcase of premium high end international & Australian eyewear brands. Participating Exhibitors will have the opportunity to present their design capabilities and the very latest in optical fashion and innovation.
Brands set to participate include:
Tom FordLafontGuessEspritErmenegildo ZegnaSwarovskiMont BlancBalenciagaRoberto CavalliFrost EyewearJono HennessyCarter BondZefferKaleos EyehuntersSimple EyewearVolte FaceNine EyewearMarimekkoSpineJoulesChristian LacroixTraction ProductionsSabine beHenauMonoqoolSaltPaul & JoeLittle Paul & JoeCarvenIconikKate SylvesterHomme by Lisa HoLisa by Lisa HoJac + JackMarniEtroMCMJINNNNFreddie WoodMUST by GrafixCoco SongNeubau EyewearSilhouetteJ.F.ReyBozJ.F.Rey PetiteJ.F.Rey Kids and TeensHouse of Asha Zomer Eyewear (aka (h)AZE)Rodd & Gunn EyewearFrency & MercuryEyevan 7285SuperScanlan TheodoreTalex - JapanAdidas Originals Italia IndependentSun BuddiesBelstaff
The Design Junction is a major feature of ODMA2017 and a key event platform for Frame Fashion Week 2017.
7 July (Trade Only)
Vision Summit will take place on Friday 7 July 2017 and will see the most exciting line up of acclaimed international speakers in ODMA Fair Conference history.
Headline speakers include Rolando Toyos from the USA, developer of Intense Pulsed Light for dry eye disease and Professor Minas Coroneo who introduced trypan blue (VisionBlue) as an ocular dye and is developing next generation intraocular lenses and glaucoma shunts (CyPass) as well as a bioniceye.
Other speakers, all world leaders in their field include Professor Peter McCluskey Director of the Save Sight Institute at Sydney Eye Hospital and expert on inflammatory eye disease and Professor Fiona Stapleton whose research areas include the epidemiology of lens-related disease, ocular microbiology, bacterial resistance, contact lens care systems, and ocular defence mechanisms .
Vision Summit is designed to deliver the latest developments in eyecare with a focus on quality, with 24 CPD points available for optometrists (all therapeutic).
Creating Opportunities With Bespoke Eyewear - 9 July (Trade Only)
Elaine Grisdale, Association of British Dispensing Opticians
Elaine Grisdale FBDO FAAO qualified as a dispensing optician in 1985 before spending 12 years working in France as the International Professional Relations Manager for Opticianry & Optometry for the world’s leading ophthalmic lens manufacturer, Essilor International. In 1998 she was instrumental in creating Varilux University, the first international training centre dedicated to presbyopia and the ageing eye.
Since 2007 Elaine has been Head of Professional Services and International Development for the Association of British Dispensing Opticians helping to develop professional standards around the world.
A Liveryman with the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers, a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometrists, and a member of the Silmo Academy Scientific Committee in Paris, Elaine is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the European Academy for Optometry and Optics and the Director of Development of the International Opticians’ Association.
Tuesday 4 July - Martin Place
DATE: Tuesday 4 July 2017TIME: 12pm & 1.30pmWHERE: Martin Place, Sydney
On Tuesday 4 July, Touring Enterprises will present Frame Fashion Week Runway to the public. Offering consumers a preview showcase of the latest designs from the top designers before they hit stores. Frame Fashion Week provides an unique opportunity to be front row to experience the Runway first hand. Take in all the action at Martin Place Sydney.
Brands on the Runway include:
Special thanks to the fashion suppliers for the apparel that will also adorn the Runway
9 July (Trade and Public)
Next Inspirations will inspire you with Colour Trends for SS18
John Eussen - Eussen Lifestyle MC / Presenter / ConsultantSharon Rae – Trend Agent / Pantone Colour Consultant
With more than 60 years’ experience between these 2 knowledgeable and talented people in looking and interpreting international trends in fashion and lifestyle, from trade exhibitions, retail and more.
INSPIRING AND EXPRESSING COLOR TRENDS FOR SS18
To be inspired is the process of being emotionally stimulated to prompt, experience, or sense something that moves, influences and encourages you, that spurs you on and lifts you up
Next Inspirations will present key colour statements for SS18
In Greek and Roman mythology muse referred to the nine goddesses who presided over the arts and sciences, two areas that are today developing hand in hand at an incredible pace. It is history that has resulted in the meaning of muse being the source of inspiration for a creative artist………….
DATE July 9thTIME 9.30am - 10.30amVENUE International Convention Centre: Room Meeting Room E5.5TICKET PRICE $55 +booking feeBookings now open at : www.eventbrite.com.au
Thursday 6 July 2017
Eyeglasses have become an integral part of our lives, purchased at the local mall or at a fashion accessory shop. Yet, strangely enough we tend to forget that this innovative contraption, perhaps the first wearable technology is in fact a medical device. In our lecture, we will discuss the historic journey eyeglasses have made through the ages and the impact designers had on this material evolution.
Jonathan Ventura, PhD, is a visiting research fellow at the Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design, RCA, London. He is a senior lecturer in the Department of Inclusive Design at Hadassah Academic College, Jerusalem; in the Design Graduate Program at Shenkar Academy of Engineering and Design; and in the Department of Architecture and the Program for Urban Design at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem. His book Objects: Industrial Design in Israel was published in 2014. His book Alternative Perspectives of Design: From Lucy to Bernini, in collaboration with Prof. Kenneth Segal, was published in 2016. He specializes in applied anthropology, medical and social design, design anthropology, material and visual culture, design research methodologies and theories.
Galit Shvo, a designer and lecturer on design, researches, develops, and designs independent projects on the axis between the industrial world and the academic world. Over the past decade she has focused on the theoretical, cultural, and ideological aspects of design. She is a graduate of the Department of Industrial Design, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem (2003), and a graduate (with honors) of the Graduate Program in Design, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design (2007). Galit has published several articles dealing with various theoretical attributes of design.
DATE: Thursday 6 July 2017TIME: 4pm
Here is the recording of the webinar for you to enjoy - Click here - WARNING - Large file 100MB
And a copy of the paper for download
Join us for a showcase of the latest designs from high end labels at Framed Fashion week.
Brands involved include:
Touring EnterprisesSue DightM 040 853 2506 E email@example.com