Valence Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC), a leading U.S. based global manufacturer of advanced energy storage solutions, announced today it is participating in the Roth Capital Partners 23 rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference, March 15, 2011 at 8:00 am (Pacific) in Laguna Niguel, CA. Robert L. Kanode, president and CEO of Valence Technology, will address an audience of investors and industry executives at the conference. In addition, Valence's presentation will be available via audio webcast which can be accessed by visiting the Company’s website at www.valence.com and clicking on Investor Relations / Events and Presentations. A webcast replay of the presentation will be available on Valence's website through April 5, 2011. About Valence Technology, Inc.: Valence Technology is a global leader in the development and manufacture of safe, long-life lithium iron magnesium phosphate advanced energy storage solutions and integrated command and control logic. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Valence enables and powers some of the world's most innovative and environmentally friendly applications, ranging from commercial electric vehicles to industrial and marine equipment. Valence Technology today offers a proven technology and manufacturing infrastructure that delivers ISO-certified products and processes that are protected by an extensive global patent portfolio. In addition to the corporate headquarters in Texas, Valence Technology has its Research & Development Center in Nevada, its Europe/Asia Pacific Sales office in Northern Ireland and global fulfillment centers in North America and Europe. Valence Technology is traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the ticker symbol "VLNC." For more information, visit www.valence.com.