Brooks Automation Announces Participation at the Midtown CAP Summit Investor Conference

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Nov. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brooks Automation, Inc. (Nasdaq:BRKS) announced today that Steve Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer, and Lindon Robertson, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Midtown CAP Summit Investor Conference to be held December 11, 2013 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY.

About the Midtown CAP Summit

The event is hosted by executive management from the following participating companies: Aehr Test Systems, Axcelis, Brooks Automation, Camtek, Cascade Micro, Cohu, Electro Scientific, Entegris, FormFactor, inTEST, Intevac, LTX-Credence, Mattson Technology, Nanometrics, Nova Measuring, Rudolph Technologies, Tessera, Ultra Clean Technology, Ultratech and Veeco Instruments and will feature a "round-robin" format consisting of small group meetings, each 25 minutes in duration.

The Midtown CAP Summit is by invitation only and is open to accredited investors and publishing research analysts. As space is limited, please RSVP early. Hosts reserve the right to limit attendance as necessary. Last day for registration is November 30. To RSVP for the Midtown CAP Summit, please contact the event's co-chairs. Laura J. Guerrant-Oiye, Guerrant Associates – E-mail: lguerrant@guerrantir.com or Claire E. McAdams, Headgate Partners LLC – E-mail: Claire@headgatepartners.com

About Brooks Automation, Inc.

Brooks is a leading worldwide provider of automation, vacuum and instrumentation solutions for multiple markets including life sciences, front end semiconductor manufacturing and adjacent technology markets. Our technologies, engineering competencies and global service capabilities provide customers speed to market, and ensure high uptime and rapid response, which equate to superior value in their mission-critical controlled environments. Since 1978, we have been a leading partner to the global semiconductor manufacturing market and through product development initiatives and strategic business acquisitions; we have expanded our reach to meet the needs of customers in the life sciences industry, analytical & research markets and clean energy solutions. Brooks is headquartered in Chelmsford, MA, with direct operations in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.brooks.com.

CONTACT: Lynne Yassemedis Brooks Automation 978.262.2400 lynne.yassemedis@brooks.com John Mills Senior Managing Director ICR, LLC 310.954.1105 john.mills@icrinc.comSource:Brooks Automation, Inc.