The Six Ds are a chain reaction of technological progression, a road map of rapid development that always leads to enormous upheaval and opportunity.
— Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler, Bold

what to expect


Understanding healthcare

Engineering the Eye brings together all members of the healthcare community under one roof, providing a unique opportunity for innovators to delve into healthcare. Hear current and 'need-of-the-future' problems from clinicians and healthcare service providers to shape your ideas into high-impact solutions. Learn from the experience of multi-disciplinary professionals who have impacted healthcare with their innovations


Unleash the innovator in you

Artificial intelligence, augmented reality, robots, IoT... Explore anything and everything. With tech mentors spanning a wide range of expertise and the latest prototyping technology available at your disposal, you will be well equipped to turn ALL you ideas into a reality here at Engineering the Eye.


Immediate impact

With the help of the largest eye care network in India, L V Prasad Eye Institute, see your innovations in action in the hands of the target audience it was built for. Use Engineering the Eye as a platform to build and get instant feedback to help go from prototype to product.


Launch your career

Engineering the Eye projects have spawned amazing collaborations with companies, research institutions and other communities. Some turned into greater efforts at MIT and the LVPEI Center for Innovation while others have been pursued as start-ups by the innovators. Regardless of where a project goes, our Engineering the Eye alumni have experienced phenomenal growth in their personal skills and career paths through the network they have built and the projects they pursued.


Welcome to the community

With a five year legacy, Engineering the Eye has grown into a strong community in the healthcare system. As a participant, you will also join this Engineering the Eye community of collaborators, mentors and participants from all the previous editions of the hackathon. A great platform to learn from other innovators and maybe even find that potential collaborator you have been looking for!