CHANDLER, Ariz., Oct. 31 -- Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR) said today that it is planning to participate in the following investor conferences:

     * Deutsche Bank Semiconductor Conference; Four Seasons Hotel, Las Vegas,
       Nevada.  Amkor's presentation is scheduled for Thursday, November 3 at
       9:50 a.m. local time.  John Boruch, President, and Jeff Luth, VP
       Corporate Communications, will represent Amkor.

     * Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Conference; Phoenician Hotel,
       Scottsdale, Arizona.  Amkor's presentation is scheduled for Thursday,
       December 1 at 3:30 p.m. local time.  Oleg Khaykin, EVP Corporate
       Development and Jim Fusaro, Corporate VP Product Management, will
       represent Amkor.

For both conferences, Amkor's participation will take the form of a "fireside chat" preceded by brief presentations. Webcasts of both presentations will be available to the public via the Investor Relations section of Amkor's website: Archived replays will be available following the live presentations.

Amkor is a leading provider of contract semiconductor assembly and test services. The company offers semiconductor companies and electronics OEMs a complete set of microelectronic design and, manufacturing and support services. More information on Amkor is available from the company's SEC filings and on Amkor's web site:

     Jeffrey Luth
     VP Corporate Communications
     480-821-5000 ext. 5130