Rockley Photonics CEO to Speak at OFC 2015

Pasadena, California, September 2, 2014 — Rockley Photonics, a start-up focused on advanced silicon photonic-based solutions for next-generation data communication networks, today announced that Andrew Rickman, co-founder and CEO, has been invited to speak at the Optical Fiber Communications (OFC) Conference 2015 in Los Angeles. Dr. Rickman will speak on Monday, March 23, 2015, as part of the Executive Forum, Fireside Chat Session entitled “The Roadmap to Next-Gen Network Innovation.”

About Rockley Photonics
Rockley Photonics was founded in August 2013 by an experienced management team with success in commercializing silicon photonics. Chairman and CEO, Dr. Andrew Rickman, previously founded Bookham Technology in the UK and more recently acted as Chairman of Kotura Inc. With offices in Oxford, UK and Pasadena, California, USA, the company is establishing a fabless silicon photonics (the optical analogy of silicon microelectronics) model and infrastructure. It currently has an exclusive partnership with a leading technology institute and is working with exemplary university research teams in supportive collaboration roles.