KOA Convention & Seminar 2021

April 29 - May 1, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan, Kansas

Join us for the KOA Convention & Seminar 2021 at the newly renovated and expanded Hilton Garden Inn in Manhattan, Kansas.  

OD Program:

The education for optometrists will include 14 hours of COPE-approved CE spread over two days. There will be a live-stream option for those not wishing to attend in person. The preliminary schedule and registration form are now available.

We will also host a golf tournament at Colbert Hills Country Club in Manhattan. It is scheduled for the afternoon of Thursday, April 29 and is open to ODs, spouses, staff, industry partners, and guests.  The registration form for ODs/Staff/Spouses/Guests is available online.

Paraoptometric Program:

The in-person education for paraoptometric staff will also be spread over two days. Many of the classes are AOA and/or ABO approved CE (as noted on the schedule).

The Preliminary Schedule, Course Descriptions, and Registration Form are now available.

Hotel Reservations:

You can make hotel reservations now at the Hilton Garden Inn:  Reserve Online or by phone at 785-532-9116.  Please use the group name as Kansas Optometric Association Annual Meeting, with a group code of KOA2.  The deadline to reserve a room at the KOA's discounted rate has been extended to April 23.  We have also opened a second block of rooms at an adjacent property if needed. Please contact the KOA office at 785-232-0225 if you have any issues getting a room.


If you are interested in exhibit/sponsorship opportunities, registration information is available: Click Here.  The Golf Tournament Registration Form is available here.