Lightbridge Announces Investment and Industry Conference Schedule Through September 2013

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MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lightbridge Corporation (Nasdaq:LTBR), a leading innovator of next generation nuclear fuel designs and provider of nuclear energy consulting services to commercial and governmental organizations, today announced that President and CEO Seth Grae will deliver corporate presentations and updates at three investment conferences and industry events from September 9 through 20.

September 9
Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference sponsored by H.C. Wainwright & Co., New York at Millennium Broadway Hotel. Lightbridge presentation is set for 12:05 p.m.
September 10
3rd Annual Euro Pacific Capital Global Investment Conference 2013, New York, Sofitel Hotel. Lightbridge presentation is scheduled for 12 noon.
September 15-20
6th Annual U.S. Industry Program at the General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria at International Center Vienna.

About Lightbridge Corporation

Lightbridge is a U.S. nuclear energy company based in McLean, Virginia with operations in Abu Dhabi, Moscow and London. The Company develops proprietary, proliferation resistant, next generation nuclear fuel technologies for current and future nuclear reactor systems. The Company also provides comprehensive advisory services for established and emerging nuclear programs based on a philosophy of transparency, non-proliferation, safety and operational excellence. Lightbridge's breakthrough fuel technology is establishing new global standards for safe and clean nuclear power and leading the way to a sustainable energy future. Lightbridge consultants provide integrated strategic advice and expertise across a range of disciplines including regulatory affairs, nuclear reactor procurement and deployment, reactor and fuel technology and international relations. The Company leverages those broad and integrated capabilities by offering its services to commercial entities and governments with a need to establish or expand nuclear industry capabilities and infrastructure.

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Forward Looking Statement

This news release contains statements that are forward-looking in nature, including statements regarding the Company's competitive position and product and service offerings. These statements are based on current expectations on the date of this news release and involve a number of risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ significantly from such estimates. The risks include, but are not limited to, the degree of market adoption of the Company's product and service offerings; market competition; dependence on strategic partners; and the Company's ability to manage its business effectively in a rapidly evolving market. Certain of these and other risks are set forth in more detail in Lightbridge's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Lightbridge does not assume any obligation to update or revise any such forward-looking statements, whether as the result of new developments or otherwise.

CONTACT: Gary Sharpe Investor Relations Lightbridge Corporation 571-730-1213 gsharpe@ltbridge.com

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