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Ultra-thin, flexible OLEDs by NF alum venture OTI Lumionics illuminate a new era of lighting

Oct 15, 2018

The next big step in technology could very well be a flexible one – or so OTI Lumionics Inc. is hoping.

The Toronto-based startup is developing lightweight materials that can be used to make bendable lighting and displays. The company’s ambitions are lofty: To change how consumer goods are designed and manufactured.

“The reality is the advances in software, communications, data processing and storage all rely on underlying advancements in computing hardware – and all of those are made possible by new materials,” says Michael Helander, company president and chief executive.

“The change in form factor of the technology is what allows a totally new way to make products.”

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