Las Vegas 2024

Join us at the 2024 SNAPP Las Vegas Meeting September 15-18, 2024 at The Palms Casino Resort

Benefits of Attending


Educate yourself and your staff to deliver improved patient care and grow your business.


Experience the latest industry advances directly from our SNAPP Partners in contact lenses, solutions, therapeutics and leading edge medical and diagnostic equipment.


Engage in essential learning and networking that extends past the classroom into your practice/store(s) and beyond.

  • 5 hours of free COPE CE for doctors
  • Meet Fellow Operators – Build your personal community
  • Gain financial information on how to increase profits and total gross revenue.
  • Vision Expo West Trade Show Pass: Get free access to the VEW trade show.


👋🏼 6pm – 9pm: Welcome Reception

🍳 8am-9am:  Breakfast

👏 9am-2pm:  General Session

🎉 2:00-6:00pm:  Free time

🍽️ 6:30pm-9:00pm:  Group Dinner

🍳 8am-9am:  Breakfast

👏 9am-2pm:  General Session

🍔 12:15 – 1:15pm: Lunch

📈 1-3:30 pm: Breakouts, Business Growth Workshop

✏️ 3:30pm-5:10pm:  Medical Billing & Coding Workshop

🍽️ 6-9 pm: Dinner & Trade Show

🍳 8-8:30 am: Breakfast

🎓 8:30am -11:30am: Primary Room – Think Tank Workshops,  or Doctor Clinical COPE CE in separate room

👏 12:15-1:15 PM: General Session

🎉 1:15 pm: Closing Remarks

Our Night at Area 15 – Dinner & Cocktails

Our space is The Sanctuary, amidst a collision of metal, sculpture and worn wood is a 23-foot-tall glistening digital maple tree in the center of AREA15. Designed by Elora Hardy and her design firm, IBUKU, The Sanctuary is constructed of bamboo sourced from the mountains and valleys of Java and Bali.

Get Paid to Come!

Our Member Rewards Program allows you to receive stipends for attendance, here’s how…


  • One (1) Doctor & one (1) non-OD owner per store qualify for 100% stipend
  • One (1) Manager per store qualifies for 50% stipend
  • Register for the meeting by the registration deadline (4 weeks before start date of meeting )
  • Arrive on-time at  8am Wednesday morning
  • Spend 10 minutes with each sponsor learning about their products and services. Get passport book stamped from each partner at the trade fair dinner on Wednesday
  • Get passport book stamped for each break-out session on  Wednesday
  • Fully participate in the meeting  each day & get passport book stamped for all days
  • *Stipend amount will be determined by how many members qualify for stipend.
  • Book your hotel stay within the SNAPP discounted room block at The Palms

**Stipend checks will be written and distributed at close of meeting on Thursday at 5:00pm

Hotel Information

Featuring two distinct towers with 766 hotel rooms and suites, a diverse mix of restaurants, live entertainment venues, meeting and event space, cinema, expansive pool and spa and immersive memorable moments throughout the 95,000-squore-foot reimagined casino, Palms cultivates experiences that captivate.

Located adjacent to the Las Vegas Strip, Palms Casino Resort lets you enjoy everything that Vegas has to offer along with premier gaming, entertainment and accommodations.

Book Discounted Room


As a trusted SNAPP partner we look forward to seeing you and your team in Las Vegas on Wednesday, September 27th. Please have each member of your team who will be attending register by clicking here to Register.

Sponsor Registration Checklist:

Indicate intent to sponsor to and pay sponsorship dues.

NOTE: All individuals from your organization who will be present at any SNAPP functions must be formally registered using the link above and in possession of a SNAPP sponsor name badge in order to be permitted entrance.

If you have additional questions regarding sponsorship please email us at

Featured Speakers

Mile Brujic, OD, FAAO

Course Title: Managing Ocular Toxicities in Patients with Cancer: Understanding ADCs and the ECPs Role in Collaborative Management

This course, will provide the knowledge and competence to monitor and mitigate the occurrence of ocular toxicities associated with the use of antibody drug conjugates for patients with cancer.

Course Title: Twelve Innovations in Eye Care that You Need to Know About

This course will review new diagnostic and therapeutics and how they play a critical role in clinical care.


Mile Brujic, OD, FAAO is a 2002 graduate of the New England College of Optometry.  He is a partner of Premier Vision Group, a successful four location optometric practice in Northwest Ohio.  He practices full scope optometry with an emphasis on ocular disease management of the anterior segment and specialty contact lenses.  He is active at all levels of organized optometry.  Dr. Brujic is on the editorial board for a number of optometric publications.  He has published over 450 articles and has given over 2100 lectures, both nationally and internationally on contemporary topics in eye care.

Joe W DeLoach, OD, FAAO, Dipl.ABO

Course Title: TBD


Joe brings a diverse background that includes a prior highly successful private practice, managing one of the nation’s largest referral centers, and most recently as a full time educator and Clinical Director of the University of Houston Eye Institute Dallas.

He is a noted national authority and lecturer on many aspects of practice including medical billing and coding, documentation of medical records, HIPAA compliance, and management of ocular disease. He has served in numerous capacities with his state association where he was recognized as on of the few recipients of the Distinguished Service Award. Joe also continues to serve as an advisor to Medicare.

Craig Thomas, OD

Course Title: TBD


Craig Thomas, O.D. is from Houston, Texas. He graduated from Dallas’ Skyline High School in 1977and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Houston in 1982.
Dr. Thomas earned his Doctor of Optometry Degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1983. He has also undergone additional training specific to treating patients with glaucoma and is licensed as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist.
Dr. Thomas has practiced continuously in Dallas, Texas for the past 39 years. A noted consultant, lecturer and author, Dr. Thomas frequently travels the country to educate other optometrists on the latest trends, techniques and technologies used in the profession of optometry.
His professional accomplishments include being a member of the American Optometric Association for 43 years and being named Optometrist of the year by the Texas Optometric Association in 2001.