CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 25, 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 second quarter ended September 30, 2010, after the financial markets close in the United States and Canada on Tuesday, November 9, 2010.

In conjunction with this announcement, SMART will host a conference call on Tuesday, November 9, 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 #19820200. 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 November 19, 2010, by dialing 800.642.1687 (North America) or 706.645.9291 (outside North America). The replay pass code is 19820200.

About SMART

SMART Technologies, the global leader in interactive whiteboards, develops easy-to-use integrated products and services that improve the way the world works and learns. For more than 20 years, innovation and commitment to excellence have been at the core of our business. We help educators achieve better results with technology products that support student-centered learning. We help businesses become more productive with easy-to-use collaboration solutions that enable better results. Our success is driven by our deep commitment to and engagement with both the education and business communities.

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CONTACT: SMART Technologies Inc.         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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