NextWindow to Show Latest Lineup of Touch Solutions at InfoComm

Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — Las Vegas, NV – June 13, 2012 – NextWindow, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SMART Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SMT) (TSX: SMA), will demonstrate several multitouch displays at the InfoComm exhibition from June 13 to June 15 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This major audiovisual event will be the first time NextWindow's 4-touch, 5-touch and 10-touch optical technologies for PCs and large-format displays are demonstrated in the United States. NextWindow will showcase these products at InfoComm, booth 2219. The touch screens – incorporating the latest in optical touch technology – fit displays ranging from 15" to to120" (38.1 to 304.8 cm) and are ideal for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), original design manufacturers (ODMs), systems integrators, resellers and interactive design customers worldwide.

"NextWindow’s products satisfy a wide spectrum of customer requirements based on budgets, interactive applications, hardware, software and environmental considerations and performance requirements," says Tony Uhrick, Vice President, Large Format Displays, NextWindow. "We are excited to show the public the breadth of our offerings, including our latest 10-touch products, and believe that our optical touch products are leading the industry by supporting groundbreaking, interactive applications for both consumer and business users."

About NextWindow NextWindow, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SMART Technologies Inc., is a supplier of optical touch panels and touch-screen components to electronics manufacturers. With accurate, cost-effective solutions designed for easy integration into all-in-one computers, computer displays and large-format screens, NextWindow develops the hardware necessary to bring touch-screen technology to life. NextWindow’s attention to price, performance and reliability has resulted in strong working relationships with major OEMs and ODMs including Dell, Sony, Toshiba, Samsung and NEC. Founded in 2000, NextWindow has offices in New Zealand, Taiwan, the United States, Singapore, Korea and Japan, with manufacturing facilities throughout Asia. SMART Technologies is a leading provider of collaboration solutions that transform the way the world works and learns.

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For more information, please contact David Villarina Marketing Manager NextWindow     +1.925.461.4906         dvillarina(at)nextwindow(dot)com

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