Planar Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLNR), a global leader in display and digital signage technology, announced today that it will participate in the 16 th annual Needham Growth Conference. The conference is being held January 14-16, 2014 at the New York Palace Hotel. Planar's President and Chief Executive Officer, Gerald Perkel is scheduled to present at 4:10 p.m. Eastern on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. An archive of the presentation will also be available online for those who cannot participate in the live event. ABOUT PLANAR Planar Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLNR) is a global leader in display and digital signage technology, providing premier solutions for the world's most demanding environments. Retailers, educational institutions, government agencies, businesses, utilities and energy firms, and home theater enthusiasts all depend on Planar to provide superior performance when image experience is of the highest importance. Planar video walls, large format LCD displays, interactive touch screen monitors and many other solutions are used by the world’s leading organizations in applications ranging from digital signage to simulation and from interactive kiosks to large-scale data visualization. Founded in 1983, Planar is headquartered in Oregon, USA, with offices, manufacturing partners and customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.planar.com.