Schedule & Important Dates
Schedule & Important Dates
Last date July 31, 2023
Nominations by Noted
Scheduled for Aug 17, 2023
Voting by Eye-care
From Aug 30 to Oct 09, 2023
Awards Show Night at
Exhibition Day Two Oct 18, 2023
Simply put, the VP Awards works in three steps:
LEADING BRANDS FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE SEND IN THEIR ENTRIES. THE ENTRY CAN BE SUBMITTED ONLINE (CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT) OR THROUGH PHYSICAL FORMS (ENTRY FORM PDF’S CAN BE DOWNLOADED HERE (CLICK TO VIEW/DOWNLOAD PDF) OR SOUGHT FROM VISIONPLUS AD
NOMINATIONS ARE DECLARED AFTER ENTRIES ARE JUDGED BY AN EXPERT PANEL COMPRISING HEADS OF THE BIGGEST RETAIL CHAINS IN THE REGION. EACH ENTRY IS REVIEWED ON THE BASIS OF RELEVANT CRITERIA FOR EACH CATEGORY.
PROFESSIONALS FROM THE MENA OPTICAL BUSINESS ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN ONLINE AND OFFLINE VOTING.
Based on the votes, the winners will be announced at a grand event to be hosted on October 18, 2023, at Festival Arena Exhibition Centre, Dubai.
Every year the chosen winners walk away with a coveted trophy and celebrate their moment of pride and proudly display their achievements. And yet, in a way, everyone wins.
Being nominated by the esteemed panel of judges is a victory in itself because it clearly indicates the superiority of the entry product amongst various options available in the industry.
YOUR VOTE COUNTS
VOTE and help your favorite products win!!
VOTING DATES From Aug 30 to Oct 09, 2023
Increased Interaction with the customer
Great Media Exposure to the optical industry
Get updated about latest Trends & Technology
Increased Brand Recognition
Your vision and efforts is what truly moulds the market offerings. Get the spotlight onto your star products and recognition from the industry experts. All nominated brands are promoted on the online and social media forums to the opticians for voting. The visibility your brand gets with VP Awards makes it the perfect platform to garner brand loyalty for your eyewear.
BENEFIT TO THE ‘BRANDS’ AND THEIR ‘DISTRIBUTORS’
Get your efforts recognised. As a brand or distributor it is your vision and efforts that mould the market offerings. You truly believe your products are the best, and yes, maybe they are. Now, you can prove it!
Get your product in the spotlight with testimonials and recognition from the industry experts.
Getting through the nomination rounds of VP Awards is a win of sorts in itself, as a panel of top industry experts, select your product (with physical checking of quality and finish) as one of the top five contenders in the category.
Winners selected by an online poll by opticians across the MENA region, can truly claim to be best in class. Empower your customers with this achievement to help them in turn sell more of your products with the complete confidence that their discerning customers demand.
BENEFIT TO THE OPTICIANS
VP Awards gives opticians across the region a voice. It gives them an opportunity to vote for products and brands that they feel best reflects the tastes and serves the optical needs of their customers and delivers for their business.
This, after all, is what shapes the sales and profitabilty of every optical retail business, isn’t it?
BRAND PARTICIPATION OVER THE YEARS
VP Awards gives brands the visibility that it deserves. Each of the brand below has benefitted from this exposure.
Is your brand already a part of this list?
Get ready to be noticed by the opticians across the region.
Announcing the Ninth edition of the VisionPlus Awards
Launched in 2014, VisionPlus Awards was first conducted in India as a one-of-its-kind initiatives in that part of the world. Following its success, VP Awards moved to the Middle East where four editions were hosted in collaboration with DWTC’s Vision-X in Dubai and two with CiO in Egypt.
VP Awards has grown to be one of the most celebrated events of the optical industry in the MENA region, and has received tremendous support from brands globally, as well as from the local eye-care practitioners who have supported their favourite brands with their votes.