Fairs | September 13, 2016

Unmissable Silmo

A reward for creativity with Silmo d’Or and 11 sectors dedicated to the eyewear. This is Silmo, the event that will liven up Paris from 23 to 26 of September

words Editorial staff

Meeting the main players in the global industry, discovering new brands, learning about new technologies. These are just three good reasons to take part at the Silmo, the renowned international optics and eyewear trade fair running, this year, in Paris, from 23 to 26 of September. At the exhibition Center Paris Nord Villepinte, opticians, buyers and journalists are invited to discover the 11 sectors that make up the outstanding industry. Absolutly Fabulous Laboratory is dedicated to technological innovations, processes and materials. Luxury brings together jewellers, luxury brands and specialist makers of exclusive frames.

The village is an area where design and innovative ideas reveal stylish collections with a contemporary appeal. Frames is dedicated to an overview of optical glasses and sunglasses brands. Optician’s equipment is about developments in terms of tools, cutting, measuring instruments and optometry equipment. Connected Opticians introduces partner networks for opticians together with professionals working in the digital domain. Sport is a new area about sport eyewear. Contact Lense reveals solutions about this item. Lenses assembles the work of the world’s  finest lens manufacturers. Pos Equipment offers opticians all the tools they need to plan their store layout. Low Vision improve knowledge of this topic. Last but not least, the traditional innovation prize Silmo d’Or will celebrate the most talented eyewear designers.