ASM International N.V. Announces Live Webcast of an Upcoming Investor Presentation

ALMERE, The Netherlands, December 18, 2008 - ASM International N.V. (Nasdaq: ASMI and Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) today announced that it will provide a live webcast of its presentation at the Needham Growth Stock Conference to be held in New York City on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. (ET).  The webcast will be available on ASMI's website at, on the Investors Relations page.
About ASM
ASM International N.V. and its subsidiaries design and manufacture equipment and materials used to produce semiconductor devices. The company provides production solutions for wafer processing (Front-end segment) as well as assembly and packaging (Back-end segment) through facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan and Asia. ASM International's common stock trades on NASDAQ (symbol ASMI) and the Euronext Amsterdam Stock Exchange (symbol ASM). For more information, visit ASMI's web site at
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