2013 OIS Ophthalmology Innovation Award Ceremony

Bill Link, Managing Director for Versant Ventures presents the first ever “Eye on Innovation Award” during the 2nd Annual Ophthalmology Innovation Summit on April 18, 2013. Expressing the importance of SecondSight’s upcoming technology, Bill provides a brief explanation of the company’s achievement before inviting them to accept the award and present on their innovative technology.



William J. Link, PhD

Bill was Founder, Chairman and CEO of Chiron Vision, sold in 1997. Bill founded and served as President of American Medical Optics (AMO), sold in 1986.

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Robert Greenberg

Robert Greenberg, MD, PhD

Dr. Greenberg currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Second Sight Medical Products. He is a Founder of the company and served as President, CEO and Director from 1998 until August 2015.

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Eugene de Juan, MD

Renowned retinal surgeon, inventor and entrepreneur Dr. Eugene de Juan, Jr., serves as Vice-Chairman of ForSight Labs, where he participates as an active inventor and advisor in early-stage ophthalmic device opportunities.

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