Presentation delivered by Alvaro Fernandez at UBC Robson Square in Vancouver, on November 4th, hosted by the Watson Centre for Brain Health.
Description: Brain health is a rapidly evolving field, with digital platforms starting to revolutionize all aspects of prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Discover how the growing demand for “brain fitness” and the growing supply of innovative digital solutions is creating a multi-billion global market for web-based, mobile and biometrics-based technology to assess, monitor and enhance cognition and brain functioning.
Alvaro Fernandez, member of the Council on the Future of Human Enhancement, hosted by the World Economic Forum, runs SharpBrains, an independent market research firm and think-tank tracking applied neuroscience. A frequent public speaker, he has been quoted by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, Reuters, and Associated Press. Alvaro is the Editor-in-chief of a recent report on Pervasive Neurotechnology, and co-authored “The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: How to Optimize Brain Health and Performance at Any Age,” translated into Spanish, Japanese, Polish.