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CANCELLED: VR Games for Better Vision

James Blaha (CEO, Vivid Vision)

Date: Monday, October 14

Time: 2:00pm - 2:40pm

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: Intermediate

The gamification of many tedious treatments is improving patient outcomes across all of healthcare. James Blaha is founder and CEO of Vivid Vision. He grew up suffering from binocular vision disorders which sparked his interest in technology to measure and improve human vision. Today, hundreds of eye clinics are using games to treat lazy eye in more than 16 countries. This talk covers the science and business challenges of getting a novel game-based medical device adopted as the new standard of care. Learn how you can apply your development skills to solve meaningful health problems.

Takeaway

Healthcare needs developers to modernize treatment. Game developers have the skills to motivate patients to take their medicine. Learn how you can contribute to solving the world's health challenges.

Intended Audience

All attendees are welcome.