Feb. 29 – Mar. 04, 2012. SECO 2012, subtitled The Education Destination, is supposed to be optometry’s most important and compelling annual event. The SECO 2012 program of education, exhibits and events offers optometrists and other ophthalmic professionals the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge needed to remain competitive in today’s challenging optometric field. New optometrists entering the profession face new opportunities and challenges, particularly when considering the current state of the economy. SECO 2012 education was designed to help graduating ODs prepare for future success. The Student Education Program is produced by SECO International and supported by an educational grant from The Vision Care Institute.