Nanosys Vice President Russell Kempt to present on innovations in next-generation Quantum Dot display technology at The Economist’s 2017 Future of Materials Summit

Milpitas, Calif., November 7, 2017 – Nanosys, the Quantum Dot company, today announced Russell Kempt, Nanosys Vice President, will be a featured speaker at The Economist’s Future Materials Summit in Luxembourg, November 14, 2017.

Mr. Kempt will join the “Consumer Goods” panel on Tuesday, November 14 at 2:00-3:00 PM CET to provide an update on how Nanosys Quantum Dots, the colorful light-emitting nanocrystals inside popular QLED televisions, are enabling new low-cost printing techniques that will make tomorrow’s ultra-thin, flexible displays possible.

The Future of Materials Summit will bring together top-level executives and manufacturing leaders, research scientists, academics and policymakers to explore how new materials are opening the way for new industries and also helping solve some of humanity’s greatest challenges.

Advancements in material science are at a turning point. From programmable matter to smart polymers and quantum dots, the application of new materials could unlock new avenues for traditional industries to take off--and possibly solve some of the greatest challenges facing our planet.

To learn more about the event and register to attend, visit https://events.economist.com/events-conferences/emea/futureofmaterials

About Nanosys, Inc.
Nanosys, Inc. is the leader in developing and delivering state-of-the-art Quantum Dot technology to the display industry. Nanosys proprietary QDEF® technology, a key component of the Ultra High Definition (UHD) TV revolution, is enabling a new generation of displays using Quantum Dots to deliver vivid color, lifelike brightness and incredible power efficiency at a fraction of the cost of competing technologies. Industry leading consumer electronics brands have shipped award-winning devices from tablets to TVs based on Nanosys’ proprietary Quantum Dot technology.

Founded in 2001, the company is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California where it operates the world’s largest Quantum Dot nanomaterials fab with manufacturing capacity for over 25 tons of Quantum Dot materials per year. Nanosys currently owns or has exclusive license rights to more than 300 issued and pending patents worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.nanosysinc.com/

QDEF and Nanosys are trademarks of Nanosys, Inc., registered in the United States and in other countries.

 Nanosys Contact
Jeff Yurek, (781) 801-0029, jyurek@nanosysinc.com

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