Within the framework of the XX MIOF (Moscow International Optical Fair) the third ceremony of awarding the Golden Lorgnette Award was held on 15 February 2017 in the Crocus Expo IEC.
This event is the most significant in the market of optical goods and services. Representatives of distribution and retail chains, optical shops in Russia, as well as manufacturers and representatives of optical equipment and materials, spectacles and contact lenses, sunglasses and medical frames came to the exhibition.
The exhibition and the award contribute to the development of programme to preserve the health of the eyes of the inhabitants of Russia. The jury, which defined the winners in different nominations, included doctors of medical sciences, general directors of major optical companies and magazines. In total in 2017 the prize was awarded in 10 nominations, and two additional awards were prepared - a special prize of the expert council and a special MIOF prize for the best stand of the exhibition. Winners in the nominations were awarded with gifts from the partners of the award, among them - the possibility of publishing materials in the magazine "Optical MAGAZINE". LUDING LTD group of companies also acted as a partner of MIOF and presented its gifts to the winners: Italian sparkling wines "La Gioiosa" Prosecco Treviso D.O.C. Brut and La Gioiosa Frizzante, bianco brut.