Vivior Produces First Ever Customized, Corrective Lenses Using Data from Its Wearable Device

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    ZURICH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In a test, Vivior determined individual visual habits using the
    Vivior Visual Behavior Monitor and, based on this objective data,
    provided customized vision correction lenses to each of the test
    participants.

    As the first company in the history of the optical industry, Vivior has
    used data gathered by test persons to calculate an optical design for
    progressive spectacle lenses (also called Progressive Addition Lenses or
    PALs). This design was then used to manufacture the spectacle lenses
    which are currently being tested. Vivior’s new PALs are calculated and
    produced through an objective measurement of the real-life visual
    behavior and not based on statistics or studies.

    Mario Stark, CEO at Vivior, explains: “This test shows that it is
    possible to use objective data about individual visual behavior to
    customize the vision correction solution. It opens new opportunities and
    new business models for Vivior.”

    Paul Soye, PhD, MBA, member of the Board of Directors at Vivior and
    former Global Head R&D of Alcon Cataract Surgery, adds: “We are thrilled
    to offer anybody seeking vision correction the option to receive a truly
    individual, customized solution. Everybody has a unique viewing
    lifestyle, therefore needs unique vision correction.”

    About Vivior:

    Vivior is a Swiss digital health start-up founded in 2017 by a group of
    experienced eye care professionals. The company develops a novel
    wearable device to objectively measure patient’s behavioral data prior
    to vision correction interventions. The system collects daily activity
    data from patients, processes these data in the cloud and analyses
    patient’s lifestyle patterns using machine-learning algorithms. This
    ground-breaking combination allows to better understand patients’ needs
    and enables eye care professionals to offer optimal personalized
    solutions to their patients.

    www.vivior.com

    Contacts

    Vivior AG
    Technoparkstrasse 1
    8005 Zurich
    Switzerland

    Mario
    Stark
    CEO
    [email protected]
    +41
    79 542 88 74