Nanoco Group PLC

Presentation at the Quantum Dots Forum 2015

Published on 17/3/2015

Nanoco Group plc (AIM: NANO), a world leader in the development and manufacture of cadmium-free quantum dots and other nanomaterials, today announces that Dr. Nigel Pickett, the Company’s Chief Technology Officer, will present at the Quantum Dots Forum in San Francisco on 18 March 2015, at 2:00 p.m. PDT.

Dr. Pickett will discuss the “Mass Manufacture of Heavy Metal-Free Quantum Dots for Display Applications,” a highly relevant issue as the world’s leading television manufacturers bring cadmium-free and heavy-metal free displays to market.

Highlights of Dr. Pickett’s presentation include:

  • Synthesis of heavy metal-free quantum dots using Nanoco’s patented “molecular seeding” approach;
  • Mass manufacture of heavy metal-free quantum dots; and
  • Optimisation of the optical properties of heavy metal-free quantum dots for display applications.

For further information, please contact:

Michael Edelman, Chief Executive Officer
Mark Sullivan, Interim Chief Financial Officer
Tel: +44 (0) 161 603 7900

Canaccord Genuity – Nomad and Joint Broker
Simon Bridges
Cameron Duncan
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7523 8000

Liberum – Joint Broker
Simon Atkinson
Richard Bootle
Tel: +44 (0) 20 3100 2000

Mark Court / Sophie Cowles / Stephanie Watson
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7466 5000

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About Nanoco Group plc

Nanoco is a world leader in the development and production of cadmium-free quantum dots and other nanomaterials for use in multiple applications including LCD displays, lighting, solar cells and bio-imaging. In the display market, it has an exclusive manufacturing and marketing licensing agreement with The Dow Chemical Company.

Nanoco was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Manchester, UK. It has production facilities in Runcorn, UK, and a US subsidiary, Nanoco Inc, based in Concord, MA. Nanoco also has business development executives in Japan, Korea and Taiwan. Its technology is protected worldwide by a large and growing patent estate.

Nanoco began trading on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange in May 2009 under the ticker symbol NANO. For further information please visit: