International Vision Expo West, slated for Oct. 7-9 in Las Vegas, is offering numerous programs for its exhibitors and visitors. Anyone interested in the show and its programs and special offers is welcome to link up with the exhibition through social media; it has a presence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube. Optometry students are welcome to the show, where they can register for the exhibition hall for free, as well as sit in on continuing education classes. This year marks the first meeting of International Vision Expo West's student advisory board as well. And for everyone involved, the organizers have arranged numerous discounts and benefits for after hours, such as a golf tournament, banquet, ?Doctoberfest? featuring beer and German music, and various parties and receptions. Discounts have also been arranged with various activities and restaurants in the Las Vegas area. Information can be found at the show's website,