GI Dynamics to Present at Cowen & Company 34th Annual Health Care Conference

Cowen and Company 34th Annual Healthcare Conference

LEXINGTON, Mass. & SYDNEY--()--GI Dynamics, Inc. (ASX: GID), a company developing innovative treatments for type 2 diabetes and obesity, today announced that Stuart A. Randle, president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the Cowen & Company 34th Annual Health Care Conference on Monday, March 3 at 4:50 p.m. ET at the Marriott Copley Place in Boston.

A live webcast of this presentation can be accessed by visiting http://investor.gidynamics.com. A replay will be available on the company's website for two weeks following the live presentation.

About GI Dynamics

GI Dynamics, Inc. (ASX: GID) is the developer of EndoBarrier®, the first endoscopically-delivered device therapy approved for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and/or obesity. EndoBarrier is approved and commercially available in multiple countries outside the U.S. EndoBarrier is not approved for sale in the U.S. and is limited by federal law to investigational use only in the United States. GI Dynamics is conducting a pivotal clinical trial of EndoBarrier in the U.S. for the treatment of patients who have uncontrolled type 2 diabetes and are obese. Founded in 2003, GI Dynamics is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts. For more information, please visit www.gidynamics.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This announcement contains forward-looking statements concerning: our development and commercialization plans; our potential revenues, costs, profitability and financial performance; our ability to obtain reimbursement for our products; our clinical trials, and associated regulatory submissions and approvals; the number and location of commercial centres offering the EndoBarrier®; and our intellectual property position. These forward-looking statements are based on the current estimates and expectations of future events by the management of GI Dynamics, Inc. as of the date of this announcement and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially and adversely from those indicated in or implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to: risks associated with the possibility that clinical trials will not be successful or confirm earlier results; risks associated with obtaining funding from third parties; risks relating to the timing and costs of clinical trials, results of clinical trials, the timing of regulatory submissions, the timing and receipt of regulatory approvals, the timing and amount of other expenses; execution risks; competition; risks related to market acceptance of products; intellectual property risks; and assumptions regarding the size of the available market, benefits of our products, product pricing, timing of product launches, future financial results and other factors. Given these uncertainties, you should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements. We do not assume any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, unless required by law.

Contacts

Investor Enquiries:
United States
GI Dynamics, Inc.
Robert Crane, +1-781-357-3250
Chief Financial Officer
or
Australia
Hawkesbury Partners Pty Limited
David Allen or John Granger, +61 2 9325 9046
or
Media Enquiries:
Pure Communications Inc.
United States/Europe:
Dan Budwick, +1-973-271-6085

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Contacts

Investor Enquiries:
United States
GI Dynamics, Inc.
Robert Crane, +1-781-357-3250
Chief Financial Officer
or
Australia
Hawkesbury Partners Pty Limited
David Allen or John Granger, +61 2 9325 9046
or
Media Enquiries:
Pure Communications Inc.
United States/Europe:
Dan Budwick, +1-973-271-6085