Frequently Asked Questions 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Specialty Lens Symposium

 


General Questions -

Q: Who can attend the Global Specialty Lens Symposium (GSLS)?

A: The GSLS is open to all eye care professionals seeking continuing education in everything 'lens'—ophthalmologists, optometrists, opticians and lens fitters—and their support staff.

Q: When is GSLS happening?
A: GSLS begins Thursday, January 21 and runs through Saturday, January 23, 2021. 

Q: Can I register the day of the conference?
A: Yes, registration will be open when the conference starts, but we strongly recommend you register in advance to view the GSLS platform prior to the GSLS starting. 

Q. How much does GSLS cost to register? 

A.  Thanks to our sponsors, registration for GSLS 2021 is complimentary to all attendees. 

CE Questions - 

Q: Are all courses approved for CE credit?
A: All courses are pending COPE approval. We will continue to update the course descriptions with an approval indication and ID numbers throughout this process.  

Q. Can I attend just the specific sessions I'm interested in? 
A. Yes, of course! Once you're registered you can attend any or all of the sessions of your choosing. 

Q. Will the sessions be available to watch later on? 
A. Yes! All session recordings will be made available to attendees within a week of the virtual GSLS concluding. 

Q. Are the presentation slides available to download? 
A. 
If the speaker provided us with a copy of their slides, they will be on the agenda page under each course description. 

Q. How do I access my CE Certificate? 
A. CE Certificates will be emailed to attendees approximately two weeks after virtual GSLS. Please check your spam/junk folder for this email. If you do not see your CE certificate, please contact Laura Shepherd at laura.shepherd@pentavisionmedia.com

Q. Can I still receive CE credits now that the event is over? 
A. Yes! Additional information on enduring distance learning credit will be made available soon! 

Social Media Questions - 

Q. What are your social media handles? 

A. You can follow us on Facebook at @GlobalSpecialtyLensSymposium and on Twitter at @GSLSConference 

Q. What is the best hashtag to use for GSLS on social media? 
A. Please use #GSLS2021 for all your social media tagging needs. 

Sponsorship Opportunities - 
Q. Can I sponsor GSLS? 
A. Sure, we would love to chat with you! Email Maureen Trusky at maureen.trusky@pentavisionmedia.com for more information. 

 

 
Do you have a question that is not listed above? Please email Laura Shepherd at laura.shepherd@pentavisionmedia.com to have it answered.