Dr. Alex Mihailidis

Associate Professor · Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto

Dr Mihailidis has been conducting research in the field of pervasive computing and intelligent systems in health for the past 15 years,

Applied Technologies Intellegent Systems Pervasive Computing Re-enablement Rehabilitation Engineering

Dr. Jane Barratt

Secretary General · International Federation on Ageing

As Secretary General of the IFA Dr Barratt is an internationaly respected speaker on age related issues across the globe.

Fostering Healthy Ageing Healthy Ageing Public Policy and Advocacy Population Ageing Women's Rights

Dr. Johannes Egerer

Patient Affairs · German Federation for the Blind and Partially Sighted (DBSV)

Dr. Egerer researches diabetes and diabetic retinopathy

Genetics German Social System Knowledge Management Eye Diseases Diabetes

Dr. David Cavan

Director of Policy and Programmes · International Diabetes Federation

Until 2014 Dr David Cavan was a Consultant Physician at the Bournemouth Diabetes and Endocrine Centre Bournemouth, UK

Re-enablement Diabetes Diabetes Education

Dr. Juan Carlos Silva

Regional Advisor on Visual and Hearing Care · Pan American Health Organization

Dr. Silva has been working as the eye care regional Adviser for Latin America and the Caribbean at the Pan American Health Organization

DR Barometer Program Public Health Eye Care Macular Degeneration Cataract Surgery

Dr Nicola Logan

Professor in Optometry · Aston University

Dr Nicola Logan's current research interests include the development, progression and managment of myopia.

Optometry Myopia Control Myopia Development of Refractive Error

Doug Earle, CFRE

President & CEO · Fighting Blindness Canada

With more than 30 years of professional fundraising experience, Doug Earle has worked with some of Canada’s leading health charities.

Diabetic Retinopathy Ageing Blindness Vision Health Vision Research

Dr. Tiziano Melchiorre

Secretary General · International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) Italy

Dr. Melchiorre is Secretary General of the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness Italian Branch – IAPB Italy.

Prevention of Blindness Low Vision Rehabilitation Institutional Lobbying Political Lobbying

Prof. Dr Hans-Peter Hammes

Head of Endocrinlogy · Universitätsmedizin Mannheim

Hans-Peter Hammes is internationally recognized as a preeminent figure in the treatment of diabetes and its complications

DR Barometer Program Diabetic Retinopathy Biochemistry Diabetic Microangiopathy Medical Retina

Dr. Manuel Carrageta

President · Portuguese Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology (SPGG)

Dr. Carrageta is President of the Portuguese Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology

Internal Medicine Cardiology Clinical Pharmacology Geriatrics

Prof. Dr Focke Ziemssen

Ophthalmology Consultant · Universitätsmedizin Mannheim

Dr. Zeimessen is an expert in pharmacovigilance and diabetic retinopathy

Medical Retina Pharmacovigilance Diabetic Retinopathy

Sarah F. Hamm-Alvarez, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences · USC School of Pharmacy

Sarah F. Hamm-Alvarez is an expert in drug delivery for eye diseases.

Cellular Junctions Autoimmune Diseases Cytoskeleton Trafficking Membrane Trafficking Lacrimal Gland (Tear Gland)