NVIDIA Plays Key Role at Intel Channel Conference 2003

NVIDIA Technology Spotlights to Address Industry Initiatives for Graphics Including PCI Express and Media Center PCs

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Carrie Cowan
NVIDIA Corporation
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SANTA CLARA, CA—OCTOBER 28, 2003—NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today announced its participation in the Intel® Channel Conference (ICC), a targeted training road show designed to educate Intel Product Dealers on the latest Intel product launches and technology announcements. NVIDIA will deliver keynote presentations on the multiple-city tour to address industry initiatives for graphics such as PCI Express, Media Center PCs, driver standards, product roadmaps, and more. The Company will also showcase the latest NVIDIA-based products for the desktop, mobile, and professional computing markets with add-in card partner eVGA.com.

“NVIDIA’s close alignment with Intel has afforded us this invaluable opportunity to meet with and address our channel technology partners and resellers to give them a greater understanding of the forthcoming products and initiatives key to the future of the computing industry,” said Ned Finkle, vice president of strategic marketing at NVIDIA. 
NVIDIA will participate at ICC events held in the following cities:

  • October 28 – St. Louis, Missouri*
  • October 29 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania*
  • October 31 – City of Industry, California
  • November 6 – Cleveland, Ohio, and Washington, DC*
  • November 7 – Phoenix, Arizona*
  • November 10 – Chapel Hill, North Carolina*
  • November 11 – Dallas, Texas, and Toronto (East) Ontario*
  • November 12 – Atlanta, Georgia,* and Toronto (West), Ontario
  • November 13 – Houston, Texas*
  • November 14 – Montreal, Quebec
  • November 18 – Denver, Colorado
  • November 20 – Miami, Florida*

For more information on NVIDIA’s participation at ICC 2003, or to register for an event, please visit:  http://www.nvidia.com/channelpartners.

NVIDIA Corporation is a market leader in visual computing technology dedicated to creating products that enhance the interactive experience on consumer and professional computing platforms. Its graphics and communications processors have broad market reach and are incorporated into a wide variety of computing platforms, including consumer digital-media PCs, enterprise PCs, professional workstations, digital content creation systems, notebook PCs, military navigation systems and video game consoles. NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and employs more than 1,700 people worldwide.  For more information, visit the Company’s Web site at www.nvidia.com.

Certain statements in this press release, including any statements relating to the Company's performance expectations for NVIDIA's family of products and expectations of continued revenue growth, are forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause results to be materially different than expectations.  Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, manufacturing and other delays relating to new products, difficulties in the fabrication process and dependence of the Company on third-party manufacturers, general industry trends including cyclical trends in the PC and semiconductor industries, the impact of competitive products and pricing alternatives, market acceptance of the Company's new products, and the Company's dependence on third-party developers and publishers.  Investors are advised to read the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, particularly those sections entitled "Certain Business Risks," for a fuller discussion of these and other risks and uncertainties.

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* Denotes events with NVIDIA spotlight presentations