Dr Fabian Conrad has worked in the areas of technology development and myopia research for the past 11 years. Fabian’s research has led to numerous patents and publications in those areas. Originally from Germany, he graduated from the University of Applied Sciences in Berlin as an Optometrist in 2005. He then went on to pursue his doctorate degree at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. His PhD project combined mechanical engineering, software development, contact lens design and clinical research and aimed to investigate the potential of using soft contact lenses for orthokeratology.