Pacific University's College of Optometry proudly presents its 2024 Island Eyes Conference.

We invite speakers who are the foremost authorities in their fields and bring them together for a week-long educational program. Topics will include dry eye/ocular surface disease, oral pharmaceuticals, glaucoma, neuro-optometry, contact lenses, myopia control, and co-management. Earn up to 30-hours of COPE-Accredited Continuing Education and come experience all that the Big Island has to offer. 

Schedule | Coming soon

Royal Sonesta Kaua'i Resort in Lihue


    • Please Note: The room block will open on April 3, 2023.
    • Book a hotel room for the event at special rates provided for you. 

    Island Eyes 2024 – Kauai

    • Garden View | $289 per night
    • Pool View | $309 per night
    • Partial Ocean View | $339 per night
    • Ocean View | $359
    • Deluxe Ocean View | $379
    • Ocean front suite | $399

    *+tax and a resort fee of $15/per night (traditionally $35/per night)
    *Based on double occupancy ($50/per additional person). Children under 18 at no additional cost.
    *Please note that the room block does sell out quickly (room block will open in April 3, 2023).
    * Hotel charges a two-night deposit when booking a room, the deposit is refundable 60 days before arrival, if canceled 59 days before arrival or no show then a two (2) night penalty plus taxes will apply.

    Travel Arrangements
    Alaska Airlines | Discount code: Coming Soon 

    Participants will receive a 5% discount off Alaska Airlines published fares (except companion and other promotional fares) for travel from Jan. 11 through Jan. 23, 2024.

    Airport Ground Transportation
    The Royal Sonesta has free shuttle service to and from the hotel.

    Golf | Details coming soon

    Hawaii Board of Tourism - Kaua'i

    Registration Refunds 
    A full refund will be granted minus a $35 processing fee for cancelations before Jan. 10, 2024.

    Future Island Eyes Conference Dates:

    • Wailea Beach Resort Marriott, Maui | Jan. 12-18, 2025
    • Westin Hapuna Beach Resort, Kohala Coast, HI  | Jan. 18-24, 2026

    Contact Us

    Michelena Buckingham | Continuing Education & Events Coordinator | College of Optometry 
    Jefferson Hall 207 | 503-352-2985 
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