MANCHESTER, United Kingdom & CONCORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nanoco Group plc (LSE: NANO), a world leader in the development and manufacture of cadmium-free quantum dots and other nanomaterials, will be presenting at the 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 4:50 pm ET. The conference will take place at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City.
Michael Edelman, Nanoco’s CEO, will provide an overview of Nanoco’s cadmium-free quantum dot technology and the exciting progress the Company has made towards commercialization. The presentation will be followed by a question and answer session.
Nanoco (LSE: NANO) harnesses the power of nano-technology to create a more colorful, brighter, and sustainable future.
Based on breakthrough science, Nanoco’s proprietary manufacturing process enables the large-scale production of its cadmium-free CFQD® quantum dots for multiple applications:
- LCD display, where Nanoco’s CFQD® quantum dots give producers and consumers leading edge color performance and energy efficiency. This next-generation performance comes with the peace of mind of not allowing toxic chemicals into consumers’ homes.
- Lighting, where Nanoco’s CFQD® quantum dots are used in horticulture to safely speed and enhance plant growth and yield.
- Healthcare, where Nanoco’s CFQD® quantum dots are opening new, potentially life saving uses in bio-imaging.
- Solar, where Nanoco’s CFQD® quantum dots are incorporated into printable solar inks for future thin, highly efficient and low cost solar cells.
Nanoco has non-exclusive manufacturing and marketing licensing agreements in display with The Dow Chemical Company, Merck KGaA of Germany, and Wah Hong Industrial Corporation of Taiwan. Through these partners and its own production facilities in Runcorn, UK, Nanoco is creating the world’s largest manufacturing ecosystem for cadmium-free quantum dots.
Nanoco was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Manchester, UK, with a US subsidiary, Nanoco Inc., in Concord, MA. Nanoco continues to build out a world-class, patent-protected IP portfolio generated both by its own innovation engine, as well as through acquisition. For further information visit: www.nanocogroup.com.