ONE DAY TO SOLVE A PROBLEM AFFECTING 2.5 BILLION PEOPLE:

HOW TO HELP THE WORLD SEE CLEARLY

28 March 2019

A third of the world’s population needlessly suffer from poor vision. Why? Because they don’t have access to an effective, affordable solution that’s been around for centuries: glasses.

Prepare to have your eyes opened.

Keynote

Professor Brian Cox OBE FR

Renowned experimental physicist and visionary, Professor Brian Cox, will deliver an inspirational keynote speech providing his own unique perspective on the global vision problem, and the opportunities that lay before us if we can solve it.

Speakers

Guests will hear from a unique collection of the world’s foremost scientists, technologists, campaigners, innovators and opinion leaders in a series of talks designed to educate, inspire and inform.

Hosted by June Sarpong MBE – campaigner and broadcaster

James Chen – Clearly founder

QI Elves – No Such Thing As A Fish podcast team

Ella Gudwin – VisionSpring

Jonathan Ledgard – founder of Redline, inventor of drone delivery systems

Dr. William Mapham – founder of Vula Mobile

Lowri Moore – campaigner

Chris Sheldrick – co-founder of what3words and tech entrepreneur

Rory Sutherland – vice chairman of Ogilvy UK

Erna Takazawa – Samoa’s first optometrist and Queen’s Young Leader

Ambassador Webson – Antigua and Barbuda’s ambassador to the United Nations

Location

The Science Museum

London, SW7 2DD

If you have any questions, please contact Simon Darvill via simon@clearly.world.

With special thanks to our Official Supporters – IAPB and Sightsavers.