Pilot Color Vision - FAA Me...
Sparked by Trevor McKeeman
Many pilots & future pilots fear losing the ability to fly, something they love. Color Vision Deficiency (CVD) impacts 1 in 12 men & 1 in 200 women. Failing the color vision test in a FAA medical can end this dream of flying. Let’s fix this discrimination with a wearable technology that allows pilots to pass the exam. This may also help millions of kids with CVD who struggle with color in school.
MedPic Prescription Drug App
Sparked by Dr Robert Shpiner
Medication errors are a large component of healthcare morbidity & mortality. Errors also add to liability, waste, & delays in proper treatment. Lives can be saved with a simple app that: Photographs medication bottle, label, & pill. Creates a list of all meds & supplements. Alerts for drug interactions. Allows easy sharing for patients, family, caregiver, doctors, & pharmacists. Is widely adopted.
Drone Sense & Avoid - Aircraft
Sparked by Kurt Barnhart
The future of drones flying beyond line of sight will require technology that allows the drone to detect & avoid light aircraft & other moving objects. This competition is to effectively demonstrate a safe, light, cost effective technology for small UAS <55 lbs to avoid aircraft & protect lives.