TAINAN, Taiwan, Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:HIMX) ("Himax" or "Company"), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, today announced it will attend the 2013 Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference held at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco on February 25-27, 2013.

Ms. Jackie Chang, CFO will host 1-1 meetings with conference attendees on Monday, February 25 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT. Investors looking to schedule a 1-1 meeting with the Company should contact their Morgan Stanley representative or Himax contacts listed below.

About Himax Technologies, Inc.

Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) is a fabless semiconductor solution provider dedicated to display imaging processing technologies. Himax is a worldwide market leader in display driver ICs and timing controllers used in TVs, laptops, monitors, mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras, car navigation, and many other consumer electronics devices. Additionally, Himax designs and provides controllers for touch sensor displays, LCOS micro-displays used in palm-size projectors and head-mounted displays, LED driver ICs, power management ICs, scaler products for monitors and projectors, tailor-made video processing IC solutions and silicon IPs. The company also offers digital camera solutions, including CMOS image sensors and wafer level optics, which are used in a wide variety of applications such as mobile phone, tablet, laptop, TV, PC camera, automobile, security and medical devices. Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Tainan, Taiwan, Himax currently employs around 1,400 people from three Taiwan-based offices in Tainan, Hsinchu and Taipei and country offices in China, Korea, Japan and the US. Himax has 1,762 patents granted and 1,397 patents pending approval worldwide as of December 31, 2012. Himax has retained its position as the leading display imaging processing semiconductor solution provider to consumer electronics brands worldwide.

CONTACT: Company Contacts         Jackie Chang, CFO         Himax Technologies, Inc.         Taiwan Tel: +886-2-2370-3999 Ext.22300, or         US Tel: +1-949-585-9838 Ext. 252         Email: jackie_chang@himax.com.tw         www.himax.com.tw                  Penny Lin, Investor Relations         Himax Technologies, Inc.         Tel: +886-2-2370-3999 Ext.22320         Fax: +886-2-2314-0877         Email: penny_lin@himax.com.tw         www.himax.com.tw                  Investor Relations - US Representative         MZ North America         John Mattio, SVP         Tel: +1-212-301-7130         Email: john.mattio@mzgroup.us         www.mzgroup.us