GSI Lumonics Will Report First Quarter Financial Results on April 25, 2001 at 4:00PM EST

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from GSI Lumonics Inc.

    KANATA, Ontario, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- GSI
 Lumonics Inc., (Nasdaq:   GSLI and Toronto: LSI) will announce its first quarter
 financial results on April 25, 2001 at 4:00PM Eastern Time over the PR
 Newswire (US and Canadian distribution).  Following the announcement, GSI
 Lumonics will host a conference call for investors at 5:00PM Eastern Time.
 The conference call will be broadcast live over the Internet in listen-only
 mode.
     To participate, call 800-379-5831 (within the US and Canada) no later than
 4:55PM Eastern Time and identify yourself to the operator.  A replay of the
 call will be available one hour after the call ends through May 2, 2001 at
 800-633-8284 or 858-812-6440 for international callers, access code 18548935.
     For live webcasting, go to http://www.videonewswire.com/GSI/042501 at
 least 15 minutes prior to the call in order to register, download, and install
 any necessary software.  The call will be archived on the website until April
 27, 2001.
     GSI Lumonics Inc. supplies laser-based automated advanced manufacturing
 systems, components and services to semiconductor, electronics and industrial
 markets and provides precision optics for telecommunications. GSI Lumonics'
 common shares are listed on Nasdaq (GSLI) and The Toronto Stock Exchange
 (LSI). The Company's web site address is www.gsilumonics.com
 
     For more information:
     Fran Crecco
     GSI Lumonics Inc.
     978-439-5511  (ext: 6104)
 
     To the extent this news release discusses financial projections,
 information or expectations about GSI Lumonics Inc., products or markets, or
 otherwise makes statements about the future, such statements are forward
 looking and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could
 cause actual results to differ materially from the statements made. The
 factors include the fact that the Company's sales have been and are expected
 to continue to be dependent upon customer capital equipment expenditures,
 which are, in turn, affected by business cycles in the markets served by those
 customers. Other factors include volatility in the semiconductor industry, the
 risk of order delays and cancellations, the risk of delays by customers in
 introducing their new products and market acceptance of products incorporating
 subsystems supplied by the Company, similar risks to the Company of delays in
 its new products and other risks detailed in the Company's Annual Reports on
 Form 10-K and Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.
 
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    KANATA, Ontario, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- GSI
 Lumonics Inc., (Nasdaq:   GSLI and Toronto: LSI) will announce its first quarter
 financial results on April 25, 2001 at 4:00PM Eastern Time over the PR
 Newswire (US and Canadian distribution).  Following the announcement, GSI
 Lumonics will host a conference call for investors at 5:00PM Eastern Time.
 The conference call will be broadcast live over the Internet in listen-only
 mode.
     To participate, call 800-379-5831 (within the US and Canada) no later than
 4:55PM Eastern Time and identify yourself to the operator.  A replay of the
 call will be available one hour after the call ends through May 2, 2001 at
 800-633-8284 or 858-812-6440 for international callers, access code 18548935.
     For live webcasting, go to http://www.videonewswire.com/GSI/042501 at
 least 15 minutes prior to the call in order to register, download, and install
 any necessary software.  The call will be archived on the website until April
 27, 2001.
     GSI Lumonics Inc. supplies laser-based automated advanced manufacturing
 systems, components and services to semiconductor, electronics and industrial
 markets and provides precision optics for telecommunications. GSI Lumonics'
 common shares are listed on Nasdaq (GSLI) and The Toronto Stock Exchange
 (LSI). The Company's web site address is www.gsilumonics.com
 
     For more information:
     Fran Crecco
     GSI Lumonics Inc.
     978-439-5511  (ext: 6104)
 
     To the extent this news release discusses financial projections,
 information or expectations about GSI Lumonics Inc., products or markets, or
 otherwise makes statements about the future, such statements are forward
 looking and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could
 cause actual results to differ materially from the statements made. The
 factors include the fact that the Company's sales have been and are expected
 to continue to be dependent upon customer capital equipment expenditures,
 which are, in turn, affected by business cycles in the markets served by those
 customers. Other factors include volatility in the semiconductor industry, the
 risk of order delays and cancellations, the risk of delays by customers in
 introducing their new products and market acceptance of products incorporating
 subsystems supplied by the Company, similar risks to the Company of delays in
 its new products and other risks detailed in the Company's Annual Reports on
 Form 10-K and Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.
 
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