EyeFocus Eye Care Innovation Conference

31 January 2017, London, UK.
EyeFocus is holding a one day conference about eye-care innovation to end the second EyeFocus program. The conference is instead of the traditional demo day, and will go beyond startups pitching to investors, instead presenting the ecosystem EyeFocus has built in eye-care innovation.

The conference will bring together thought leaders from across eye-care, innovation, and tech. The day will feature keynote talks, discussion panels, and short pitches from a broad range of the companies in the EyeFocus program, from startups to developed businesses.

The aim of the day is to share the built ecosystem, and the knowledge clustered around EyeFocus, and to promote innovation in eye-care. The day will be a mix of networking, education, and information for people working in eye-care, health tech, and startups.

EyeFocus Eye Care Innovation Conference is sponsored by Bayer, and has partnered with the world famous Royal National Institute for Blind People (RNIB), and Royal Academy of Engineering (RAENG) to bring thought leaders from across the eye-care spectrum together for a unique event in the centre of London.

For further information and to buy tickets, please visit:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/eyefocus-conference-tickets-29612858858?aff=eHealthNews&afu=197085922377

About EyeFocus
EyeFocus is the world's first eye-care accelerator and innovation program. We run events around the world to bring together opinion leaders and practitioners in eye-care innovation to leave our ecosystem better connected, and to focus academics, innovators, and practitioners on thinking about how to create new products and solutions for people who are blind or visually impaired.

EyeFocus is a project of Newsquare Innovation. Newsquare develops programs to create connected ecosystems in healthcare innovation, accelerating early stage companies, and building bridges between academia, industry, entrepreneurs, and healthcare.

Most Popular Now

Pfizer and Lilly announce top-line results from lo…

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) announced top-line results from a Phase 3 study evaluating tanezumab 2.5 mg and 5 mg. The objective of the stu...

Bristol-Myers Squibb reports first quarter financi…

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) today reported results for the first quarter of 2019 which were highlighted by strong demand for Opdivo (nivolumab) and Eliquis (a...

Walnuts may help lower blood pressure for those at…

When combined with a diet low in saturated fats, eating walnuts may help lower blood pressure in people at risk for cardiovascular disease, according to a new Penn State ...

Amgen ignites a social fitness movement to support…

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) launched the Breakaway Challenge initiative, a national social fitness program to motivate individuals to take action in their health and to support t...

Comprehensive tumor profiling promises new therape…

The WINTHER trial, NCT01856296, led by investigators from Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology - VHIO (Spain), Chaim Sheba Medical Center (Israel) (Raanan Berger), Gustave...

AstraZeneca starts artificial intelligence collabo…

AstraZeneca and BenevolentAI today began a long-term collaboration to use artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning for the discovery and development of new treat...

Possible link between autism and antidepressants u…

An international team led by Duke-NUS Medical School has found a potential link between autistic-like behaviour in adult mice and exposure to a common antidepressant in t...

Chemotherapy or not?

Case Western Reserve University researchers and partners, including a collaborator at Cleveland Clinic, are pushing the boundaries of how "smart" diagnostic-imaging machi...

Researchers define Alzheimer's-like brain disorder

A brain disorder that mimics symptoms of Alzheimer's disease has been defined with recommended diagnostic criteria and guidelines for advancing future research on the con...

Drugs to prevent stroke and dementia show promise …

Treatments that prevent recurrence of types of stroke and dementia caused by damage to small blood vessels in the brain have moved a step closer, following a small study...

Amgen and Syapse enter precision medicine collabor…

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN), a world leader in biotechnology, and Syapse, a company powering precision medicine insights through its global provider network, announced a precisio...

Personalizing precision medicine with combination …

Precision oncology often relies on treating patients with a single, molecularly matched therapy that targets one mutation in their tumor. In a report, published online in...