Vitor Pamplona

Founder, CEO - EyeNetra Inc

President - SciBr Foundation

Coding, vision science, crypto economy

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  • 1995 (12yrs old)
    • MS-DOS Course
    • 1st code: Batch Scripting Language
  • 1996
    • Edits and Publishes City's Street Guide
    • 1st mIRC Script
  • 1997
    • Mid School
    • Win95 Course
    • Joins MUD Server development in C++
    • City's all-ages Chess Champion
  • 1998
    • High-school Starts
    • Delphi Course
    • City's Public Library App
    • 1st NGO: FoxHound Club
  • 1999
    • IT Tech Course
    • 1st Company: Computer Assembly
    • Double-entry Accounting System
    • 1st Website: FoxHound
  • 2000 (17yrs old)
    • High-school
    • Logging Inventory Software
    • 1st Software Sale
  • 2001
    • Starts College
    • Hired as Full-time Delphi Developer at Totall
    • Learns OOP
  • 2002
    • Totall Workflow
    • Totall Payments Integration
    • ACM ICPC 119/180
    • Learns Java
  • 2003
    • Totall Postgres
    • JavaFree: Online Java User Group
    • Hired as Java Developer at Progressiva
    • Learns Cobol
    • ACM ICPC 33/116
  • 2004
    • RSS Notifier
    • XP Manager
    • Snail OQL
    • Prevayler Guide
    • ACM ICPC 2/38
    • Hosts JUG Blumenau event
    • My JRoller Blog
  • 2005 (22yrs old)
    • BSc. CS
    • Progressiva ERP
    • JavaFree CMS
    • J2ME 3D Game Engine
    • Java Textbook
    • XP Manager wins Great Idea Award by Java Tools Community
    • Manages Full Page Ads for JavaFree
  • 2006
    • Starts Masters in Computer Graphics
    • Geometric Algebra nD Voronoi
    • RubyOnBr User Group
    • Manages JavaFree Booth at FISL
    • Wins $4.7K Microsoft Grant
  • 2007
    • Image-Based Data Glove
    • 3D Legolizer Rendering Paper
    • HL2GLSL Shader Conversion
    • WeBlessDoc Documentation app
    • JavaFree hits 35K Members
  • 2008
    • Master's Degree
    • Animated Relief Impostors book chapter
    • Priki Wiki Engine
    • Wins CNPq $105K Scholarship for PhD
    • Joins Sneer: P2P Computing Platform
    • Second Best Master Thesis by Brazilian Computer Society
  • 2009
  • 2010
    • NETRA @ SIGGRAPH
    • NETRA Patent
    • PUB-Boston
    • Builds and ships 20 Monocular NETRAs
    • Wins $5K Lemelson Award
    • Wins $5K MIT Ideas
    • Wins $5K MIT Global Challenge
    • Wins NASA Health Innovation Award
    • MassChallenge Finalist
    • MIT 100K Finalist
    • Volunteers for 5 PUB-Boston events
  • 2011
  • 2012 (29yrs old)
  • 2013
    • EyeNetra raises $2M from Khosla
    • VR NETRA
    • Atom: Clinical Studies Platform
    • Fogging Patent
    • Controls Patent
    • Wins Silver Thomas Edison Award
    • Starts YouTube channel Panorama
    • SciBr hosts 1st Summit (350 Brazilians at MIT)
    • JavaFree sold to UOL
    • Volunteers for 12 PUB-Boston events
    • First Bitcoin Investment
  • 2014
    • EyeNetra raises $4M from VSP
    • SciBr Foundation
    • Lensometer
    • Smartphone Lensmeter Patent
    • Coded Aperture Refraction Patent
    • VR Subjective Refraction Patent
    • BlinkFlow Async Tele-optometry App
    • Necuity Visual Acuity App
    • Chazma Sync Telerefraction app
    • Wins $150K NSF SBIR Grant
    • Wins Innovator of the year by ABDI
    • Volunteers for 13 PUB-Boston events
  • 2015
    • EyeNetra raises $1.5M from Khosla
    • Mobile Phoropter
    • Nytro: Coded-Photorefraction
    • At-home Service Scheduling System
    • Blink Vision Exam Service
    • Nayantara Vision Services (India)
    • Pivots EyeNetra to Medical Device
    • EyeNetra Pre-order Campaign
    • NETRA App
    • Lensometer App
    • EyeQue Licenses monocular NETRA
    • Becomes EyeFocus Accelerator Mentor
    • Becomes MIT Part-time lecturer
    • Volunteers for 11 PUB-Boston events
  • 2016
    • Marries Lucy
    • Becomes co-CEO of EyeNetra
    • Ships 1000 pre-ordered devices
    • Rebrands EyeNetra
    • Rebuilds Sales and Marketing
    • NETRA add-on for Presbyopia
    • Multifocal mode for the Lensometer
    • Insight EHR
    • Insight Billing
    • Mobile Clinic Kit
    • SciBr raises $150K Lemann Foundation
    • SciBr Fellows Mgmt (7 Grantees)
    • Volunteers for 12 PUB-Boston events
  • 2017
    • Becomes CEO of EyeNetra
    • EyeNetra turns cash-flow positive
    • SmartStage
    • Insight Open API
    • Realtime Lensmeter
    • OEM Apps
    • Express Prescriptions
    • Licenses OnSight
    • Moves EyeNetra to new Office
    • Becomes President of SciBr Foundation
    • SciBr Summit (350 Brazilians at BU)
    • SciBr raises $50K from Lemann Foundation
    • SciBr ╬╝Grants Mgmt (7 Grantees)
    • Volunteers for 11 PUB-Boston events
  • 2018
    • EyeNetra hits 5000 units shipped
    • Refractive Event Lane Manager
    • NETRA 2:1 Flow
    • AI-calculated Prescriptions
    • EyeNetra Optical E-commerce
    • Apps in 13 Languages
    • Licenses EnVision
    • SciBr PUBx Grant Mgmt (11 Grantees)
    • SciBr Custom Attendize Server
    • Volunteers for 11 PUB-Boston events
    • Pursuit of Flavor: Restaurant guide
  • 2019
    • New Customer Onboarding Portal
    • Voice Assistant-enabled apps
    • MIT's Split Learning demo
    • Starts Karrot Crypto Vision Insurance
    • New SciBr Brand and Webiste
    • SciBr redesigns PUBx Brand
    • Volunteers for 12 PUB-Boston events
    • Selected to Somerville's Transit Advisory Committee
    • First DeFi Investments
  • And forward