(NASDAQ: CVV – News) CVD Equipment Corporation (“CVD”), a leading provider of custom chemical vapor deposition systems, today announced that it has been invited to participate in the panel discussion entitled “Scaling Up Revolutionary New Materials at the 7 th Annual Livingston Nanotech Conference. This panel discussion is from 1:45PM to 2:30PM on Wednesday, December 7, 2011. Afterwards CVD will be available for individual Q&A. Karlheinz Strobl, Vice President of New Business Development, states, “This panel gives us an opportunity to discuss our vision of how our CVD Materials division will focus on advancing the state-of-the-art in traditional and non-traditional markets for chemical vapor deposition to enhance 1D, 2D and 3D materials that will accelerate the commercialization of tomorrow’s technologies. About CVD Equipment Corporation CVD Equipment Corporation (NASDAQ: CVV) is a designer and manufacturer of custom and standard state-of-the-art equipment used in the development, design and manufacture of advanced electronic components, materials and coatings for research and industrial applications. CVD offers a broad range of chemical vapor deposition, gas control, and other equipment that is used by customers to research, design and manufacture semiconductors, solar cells, graphene, carbon nanotubes, nanowires, LEDs, MEMS, smart glass coatings, battery and/or ultra capacitor materials, medical coatings, industrial coatings and equipment for surface mounting of components onto printed circuit boards. CVD recently announced the expansion of its Application Laboratory focusing on novel, higher efficiency material manufacturing for a wide variety of growth markets, which will be marketed through our wholly owned subsidiary, CVD Materials Corporation. The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides a "safe harbor" for forward-looking statements. Certain information included in this press release by CVD, as well as information included in oral or other written statements made or to be made by CVD, contains statements that are forward-looking. All statements other than statements of historical fact are hereby identified as "forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward looking information involves a number of known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those discussed or anticipated by management. Potential risks and uncertainties include, among other factors, industry specific and general business conditions, competitive market conditions, success of CVD's growth and sales strategies, possible customer changes in delivery schedules, cancellation of orders, delays in product shipments, delays in obtaining parts from suppliers, failure to satisfy customer acceptance requirements and other risk factors described in CVD’s SEC filings. All forward-looking statements are based on management's estimates, projections and assumptions as of the date hereof and CVD assumes no obligation to update this press release.