MERRIMACK, N.H., Aug. 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq:GTAT) today announced that it will participate in the following investor event:

Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference Date: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 Webcasted Presentation: 11:30am ET

The presentation will be webcast on a live and archived basis and can be accessed in the 'Events and Presentations' section of GT's Investor Relations website at http://investor.gtat.com.

About GT Advanced Technologies Inc.

GT Advanced Technologies Inc. is a leading diversified technology company producing advanced materials and innovative crystal growth equipment for the global consumer electronics, power electronics, solar and LED industries. Its technical innovations accelerate the use of advanced materials, enabling a new generation of products across this diversified set of global markets. For additional information about GT Advanced Technologies, please visit www.gtat.com.
CONTACT: Media         GT Advanced Technologies         Jeff Nestel-Patt         jeff.nestelpatt@gtat.com         (603) 204-2883                  Investors/Analysts         GT Advanced Technologies         Ryan Flaim         ryan.flaim@gtat.com         (603) 681-3869

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