As of December 31, 2012, SMART had cash and cash equivalents of $145.9 million and $289.0 million of debt outstanding.Conference Call Information SMART will host a conference call today, February 6, 2013, 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 # 90772290. A live webcast of the conference call and supplemental slides 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 February 16, 2013, by dialing 855.859.2056 (North America) or 404.537.3406 (outside North America). The replay pass code is 90772290. About SMART Technologies SMART Technologies Inc. is a leading provider of technology solutions that enable inspired collaboration in schools and workplaces around the world by turning group work into a highly interactive, engaging and productive experience. SMART delivers integrated solutions of hardware, software and services designed for superior performance and ease of use, and remains a world leader in interactive displays. The SMART Technologies logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=7573 Forward-looking Statements Certain statements made in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the U.S. federal and applicable Canadian securities laws. Statements that include the words "expanding", "expect", "increasing", "intend", "plan", "believe", "project", "estimate", "anticipate", "may", "will", "continue", "further", "seek", "ongoing", and similar words or statements of a future or forward-looking nature identify forward-looking statements. In particular and without limitation, this press release contains forward-looking statements pertaining to ongoing challenges in our core markets, our structure, strategy and cost base, continued innovation, and the impact on SMART's position of driving new solutions to market faster.