ASCRS Selects Convention Data Services for Registration, Integrations, Lead Management, and Contact Center Services for 5 Years From 2023 to 2027

November 1, 2022

Bourne, MA – November 1, 2022: The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) has extended its partnership with Convention Data Services (CDS) for five years through 2027. CDS will provide full-service registration, integrations, lead management, and contact center services for the ASCRS Annual Meeting, as well as self-service registration for their smaller meetings.  

“We love working with the team at CDS,” said Richard Mraz, Chief Technology Officer at ASCRS. “The company’s commitment to quality and customer service makes our complex registration processes go smoothly, and with the added synergy of Freeman, we have all of our needs met.” 

“We are honored that ASCRS has placed their trust in us to continue our partnership for five more years,” said David Lawton, Chief Sales Officer at CDS. “From their large annual meeting with multiple integrations to their smaller events utilizing our SaaS registration tool, ShowPro, we remain committed to working closely with their teams to ensure we deliver seamless visitor experiences.” 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)  

ASCRS is an international educational society with more than 8,000 members. Its mission is to advance the art and science of ophthalmic surgery and the knowledge and skills of ophthalmic surgeons by providing clinical and practice management education and by working with patients, government and the medical community to promote the delivery and advancement of high-quality eye care. 

ASCRS Annual Meeting 

The ASCRS Annual Meeting is the largest U.S. meeting for anterior segment surgeons, practice management staff and ophthalmic technicians and nurses. 

ASCRS Annual Meeting 

Convention Data Services 

Convention Data Services (CDS), a Freeman Company, is the trusted event registration, business intelligence, and lead management partner servicing top show organizers worldwide. Headquartered in Bourne, MA, CDS has been providing customized applications and support services for more than 30 years.  

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