Daylight Solutions Chairman and CEO to Speak at SPIE – U.S. House of Representatives Caucus


Apr 17, 2012 – San Diego, CA (April 17, 2012) – Dr. Timothy Day, Chairman and CEO of Daylight Solutions, Inc. (Daylight) has been invited to speak at the SPIE sponsored U.S. House of Representatives Research & Development Caucus, to be held on April 17, 2012. SPIE is the recognized International Society for Optics and Photonics. The event will focus on Next Generation Job Creation and Sensing Technologies for Manufacturing, Medicine and Environmental Safety with a focus on innovators who have successfully brought new products to market. Dr. Day will describe the business model employed by Daylight that has resulted in the effective transition of new technologies from the laboratory into commercial applications – developing mid-infrared products for multiple defense, medical and industrial sensing applications.

“Transitioning Technology from the Lab to Commercial Markets.”

Event details are as follows:

Tuesday, April 17, 2012       12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.       2325 Rayburn House Office Building

This event is open to the public. Sensing technologies are used in advanced manufacturing, medical diagnostics and chemical detection for security and environment. According to the Kauffman Index, the rate of business creation declined 5.9% in 2011. Hear about commercializing technology first-hand from successful innovators who are creating jobs.
– What do entrepreneurs see as barriers to innovation and U.S. competitiveness?
– How are decision made about where to locate manufacturing?
– Why are these companies able to commercialize technology when others fail?

Opening Remarks: 
The Honorable
Rush Holt (D-NJ)
Judy Biggert (R-IL)
Dr. Timothy Day: Chairman and CEO, Daylight Solutions
“Transitioning Technology from the Lab to Commercial Markets.”

Additional information on the event can be found at:

About Daylight Solutions

Daylight Solutions develops molecular detection and imaging systems for use in industrial process controls, scientific research, medical diagnostics, environmental monitoring and defense applications. The company is the world leader in high power, multi-wavelength lasers in the mid-infrared, and offers a line of broadly tunable and fixed wavelength laser sources.  The company also develops miniature sensors based on mid-infrared spectroscopy.

The statements contained in this news release are not purely historical and contain forward looking information and statements. These include statements regarding the Company’s expectations, intentions, or strategies regarding future matters. All forward-looking statements included in this press release are based on information available to the Company on the date released.

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