Wearable technology in the spotlight at Vision Expo West
Sunday, August 17 2014 | 00 h 00 min | News
On September 19, 2014, Google Glass and other new wearable technology devices will be the theme in a series of continuing education sessions at Vision Expo West, in Las Vegas.
For a total of six hours, the Wearable Tech Track session will update participants on Google Glass, the future of digital vision and of the marketing of wearable technology, and how the field of view is maximized through the integration of GPS and Bluetooth heads-up display technology into frames. The session will also include a discussion on the latest developments in wearable optical technology, ranging from smart glasses and smart contact lenses to augmented and virtual reality systems. Finally, visitors can attend a demonstration of products that increase contrast, comfort and focus for the digital generation.
In addition, Vision Expo West will offer over 38 hours of continuing education on the various ways eye care professionals can integrate new technologies into their practice for better patient outcomes and financial results. The 20 courses range from imaging or surgical applications to new marketing or management strategies.
Vision Expo West will be held this year at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, from September 17 to 20. Registration is open at www.visionexpowest.com.
Source: Vision Expo West