CALGARY, Alberta, July 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SMART Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq:SMT) (TSX:SMA), the global leader in interactive whiteboards, today announced that it will report financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended June 30, 2010, after the financial markets close in the United States and Canada on Thursday, August 12, 2010.

In conjunction with this announcement, SMART will host a conference call on Thursday, August 12, 2010, at 2:30 p.m. MT (4:30 p.m. ET) to discuss the company's financial results. To access this call, dial 877.312.5844 (North America) or 253.237.1152 (outside North America) with conference ID #89829769. A live webcast of the conference call will be accessible from the investor relations page of SMART's website at http://investor.smarttech.com/index.cfm, and a replay will be archived and accessible at http://investor.smarttech.com/events.cfm. A replay of this conference call may also be accessed through August 26, 2010, by dialing 800.642.1687 (North America) or 706.645.9291 (outside North America). The replay pass code is 89829769.

About SMART

Founded in 1987, SMART Technologies is a global provider of interactive whiteboards and complementary solutions to the education, business and government sectors.

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CONTACT:  SMART Technologies          Media Contact          Marina Geronazzo, Manager, Public Relations          1.403.407.5088          MarinaGeronazzo@smarttech.com          ICR          Investor Contact          Seth Potter          1.877.320.2241          ir@smarttech.com

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