A total of 4,268 visitors attended the Vision-X trade show in Dubai on Nov. 25-27, up from 4,027 a year ago. More than 150 exhibitors from 26+ countries presented their products and technologies for the wider Middle East market. For the first time, Vision-X also offered for the first time fully accredited education sessions for optometrists and opticians in the region. The show's awards went to Essilor, Johnson & Johnson, Rivoli Group, Derivision, Amico, Maui Jim, Kabak and Hassans.