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Evogene Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2018 Earnings Announcement Schedule

REHOVOT, Israel, May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evogene Ltd. (EVGN) (EVGN.TA), a leading biotechnology company developing novel products for life science markets, announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2018 on Tuesday, May 29, 2018.

On the day of the announcement, the Company’s management will host a conference call to discuss the results at 09:00 AM Eastern time, 16:00 Israel time. To access the conference call, please dial 1-888-407-2553 toll free from the United States, or +972-3-918-0610 internationally. Access to the call will also be available via live webcast through the Company’s website at www.evogene.com.

A replay of the conference call will be available approximately three hours following the completion of the call. To access the replay, please dial 1-888-782-4291 toll free from the United States, or +972-3-925-5928 internationally. The replay will be accessible through May 29, 2018, and an archive of the webcast will be available on the Company’s website through June 8, 2018. 

About Evogene:

Evogene (EVGN) (EVGN.TA) is a leading biotechnology company developing novel products for major life science markets through the use of a unique Computational Predictive Biology (CPB) platform incorporating deep scientific understandings and advanced computational technologies. This platform is utilized by the Company to discover and develop innovative ag-chemical, ag-biological and ag-seed products (GM and non GM), and by two subsidiaries; Evofuel, focused on castor seeds, and Biomica, focused on human microbiome therapeutics. Through its collaborations with world-leading companies such as BASF, Bayer, DuPont, Monsanto and Syngenta, Evogene has utilized its CPB platform to discover and license thousands of genes, small molecules and microbes to partners under milestone and royalty bearing agreements. For more information, please visit www.evogene.com

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains "forward-looking statements" relating to future events. These statements may be identified by words such as "may", "could", “expects”, "intends", “anticipates”, “plans”, “believes”, “scheduled”, “estimates” or words of similar meaning. Such statements are based on current expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions, describe opinions about future events, involve certain risks and uncertainties which are difficult to predict and are not guarantees of future performance. Therefore, actual future results, performance or achievements of Evogene may differ materially from what is expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements due to a variety of factors, many of which beyond Evogene's control, including, without limitation, those risk factors contained in Evogene’s reports filed with the appropriate securities authority. Evogene disclaims any obligation or commitment to update these forward-looking statements to reflect future events or developments or changes in expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions.

Evogene Investor Contact
Nir Zalik
IR Director
IR@evogene.com
972-8-931-1900

Vivian Cervantes
PCG Investor Relations
vivian@pcgadvisory.com
212-554-5482