Harman CEO to take questions in Chicago on May 12th.

“WASHINGTON, D. C., May 9, 2005 - Harman International Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HAR) said today that Dr. Sidney Harman will make a presentation at 12:45 p.m. Central time (1:45 p.m. Eastern time) on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at RW Baird Growth Stock Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Questions and answers will follow the presentation. The presentation will review the status of the Company’s business and its prospects for the future.”

Growth Stock Conference
May 10-12, 2005
Four Seasons Hotel • 120 East Delaware Place • Chicago, IL


John Nagle