Exponent (EXPO) To Announce Third Quarter 2006 Results  
10/6/2006 10:41:30 AM

MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Exponent, Inc. today announced that it would release financial results for the third quarter ended September 29, 2006 immediately following the close of the market on Monday, October 16, 2006. The Company will host a corresponding conference call and live webcast at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time/ 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Michael Gaulke, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Schlenker, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss the results.

A live webcast of this conference call will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Company's web site at . It will also be available via replay beginning two hours after the completion of the call and through Thursday, October 26, by dialing 800-642-1687, and entering reservation 8146208.

About Exponent

Exponent is an engineering and scientific consulting firm providing solutions to complex problems. Exponent's multidisciplinary organization of scientists, physicians, engineers, and business consultants brings together more than 70 technical disciplines to address complicated issues facing industry and government today. The firm's consultants analyze failures and accidents to determine their causes and provide answers to help prevent such problems. In addition, Exponent evaluates human health and environmental concerns to find cost-effective solutions.

Exponent may be reached at 888-656-EXPO,, or .

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