Business and Technical Update Conference Call on November 29
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- POET Technologies Inc. (the “Company” or “POET”) (OTCQX: POETF; TSX Venture: PTK), a designer, developer and manufacturer of optoelectronic devices, including light sources, passive wave guides, and Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs) for the data- and tele-communication markets, today announced the Company will distribute its third quarter 2018 financial results on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 after market close.
Additionally, the Company will host a business and technical update conference call on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time. The conference call will be led by POET’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Suresh Venkatesan, who will be joined by Thomas Mika, Chief Financial Officer and Rich Zoccolillo, Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Product Management.
Analysts and investors are invited to join the conference call using the following information:
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time)
U.S./Canada Conference Call Number: 1-866-688-4315
International Call Number: +1-409-217-8326
Pass code: 1363666
A live audio webcast and archived replay of the business and technical update conference call, as well as associated presentation materials will be available on the day of the conference call in the Investor Relations section of POET’s website at www.poet-technologies.com.
About POET Technologies Inc.
POET Technologies is a developer and manufacturer of optical light source products for the sensing and data communications markets. Integration of optics and electronics is fundamental to increasing functional scaling and lowering the cost of current photonic solutions. POET believes that its approach to hybrid integration of devices, utilizing a novel dielectric platform and proven advanced wafer-level packaging techniques, enables substantial improvements in device cost, efficiency and performance. Optical engines based on this integrated approach have applications ranging from data centers to consumer products. POET is headquartered in Toronto, with operations in Silicon Valley, the United Kingdom, and Singapore. More information may be obtained at www.poet-technologies.com.
Brett L. Perry
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