SOURCE: Mattson Technology, Inc.

Mattson Technology, Inc.

May 31, 2011 14:05 ET

Mattson Technology to Participate in the Eighth Annual Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference

FREMONT, CA--(Marketwire - May 31, 2011) - Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced that the Company will be participating in the Eighth Annual Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference on June 1, 2011. The conference is being held at the Radisson Plaza Hotel in Minneapolis.

The conference is comprised of a number of one-on-one meetings arranged by Craig-Hallum with investors and no formal presentation or webcast will be available for this conference. Investors planning to attend the conference should contact their Craig-Hallum representative to arrange a meeting.

Presentation materials will be available on the investor relations section of the Company's website at www.mattson.com.

"Safe Harbor" Statement Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995:

This news release contains forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements address matters that are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that can cause actual results to differ materially. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: Company expectations with respect to continued growth of its business; growth of the industry and the size of the Company's served available market; the timing of significant customer orders for the Company's products; customer acceptance of delivered products and the Company's ability to collect amounts due upon shipment and upon acceptance; the Company's cash position overall, especially as a result of payments made for inventory and the related collections upon shipment of such inventory; end-user demand for semiconductors, including the growing mobility electronics industry; customer demand for semiconductor manufacturing equipment, including as a result of Greenfield fab plans; the Company's ability to timely manufacture, deliver and support ordered products; the Company's ability to bring new products to market, to gain market share with such products and the overall mix of the Company's products; customer rate of adoption of new technologies; risks inherent in the development of complex technology; the timing and competitiveness of new product releases by the Company's competitors; the Company's ability to align its cost structure with market conditions; and other risks and uncertainties described in the Company's Forms 10-K, 10-Q and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company assumes no obligation to update the information provided in this news release.

About Mattson Technology, Inc.

Mattson Technology, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets semiconductor wafer processing equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits. We are a leading supplier of plasma and rapid thermal processing equipment to the global semiconductor industry, and operate in three primary product sectors: dry strip, rapid thermal processing and etch. Through manufacturing and design innovation, we have produced technologically advanced systems that provide productive and cost-effective solutions for customers fabricating current- and next-generation semiconductor devices. For more information, please contact Mattson Technology, Inc., 47131 Bayside Parkway, Fremont, CA, 94538. Telephone: (800) MATTSON/(510) 657-5900. Internet:www.mattson.com.

Contact Information

  • Mattson Technology Contact
    Andy Moring
    Chief Financial Officer
    Mattson Technology, Inc.
    tel 510-657-5900
    fax 510-492-5963
    andy.moring@mattson.com

    Investor & Media Contact
    Laura Guerrant-Oiye
    Principal
    Guerrant Associates
    tel 808-882-1467
    lguerrant@guerrantir.com