This is an event you may be interested in, if you are based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
The MIT Club of Northern California, American Society on Aging, The Business Forum on Aging and SmartSilvers presents:
The Emerging Brain Fitness Market: Building Better Brains (Contact information and Registration Here)
Date: 02/12/2008 Tuesday
Venue: Wilson Sonsini
Location: 950 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto
Cost: $20 online, $25 walk-in
Contact information and Registration Here.
Here is the buzz Scientific, technological and demographic trends have converged to create an exciting new market in brain fitness, where software and online applications can assess and train cognitive abilities. That equates to a sharper mind and better memory retention contributing to healthier aging. There is currently a $400m worldwide market with high growth ahead predicted.
Join us in lively and informative discussions as Alvaro Fernandez; CEO of SharpBrains.com summarizes the science, key market segments, players and trends, based on the first Brain Fitness Software Market Report, presented in this event. He will discuss the implications with several neuro-technology, gaming experts and investors.” Moderated by Zack Lynch, the speaker and panel will discuss: [Read more…] about The Emerging Brain Fitness Software Market: Building Better Brains