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SkillSoft to Present at Harris Nesbitt's Fourth Annual Education Investor Conference

Presentation on September 14th at 2:45 P.M. EDT

NASHUA, N.H., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SkillSoft PLC (Nasdaq: SKIL), a leading provider of content resources and complementary technologies for integrated enterprise learning, will be presenting at Harris Nesbitt's Fourth Annual Education Investor Conference at The Essex House Hotel in New York City on Tuesday September 14, 2004 at 2:45 EDT. Chuck Moran, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Tom McDonald, Chief Financial Officer, will provide an overview of the Company's fiscal 2005 outlook.

The presentation will be available via the Internet by accessing the Company's web site: http://www.skillsoft.com. Follow the directions on the main page to link to the audio. Please visit the web site at least fifteen minutes prior to the presentation to register, download and install any necessary audio software.

About SkillSoft

SkillSoft is a leading provider of comprehensive e-learning content and technology products for business and IT professionals within the Global 2000. SkillSoft's multi-modal learning solutions support and enhance the speed and effectiveness of both formal and informal learning processes and integrate SkillSoft's in-depth content resources, learning management platform and virtual classroom technology and support services.

Content offerings include SkillSoft's Business Skills Library and IT Skills and Certification Library; ITPro, BusinessPro, FinancePro, EngineeringPro, OfficeEssentials, and ExecSummaries Referenceware(TM) collections by Books24x7; and health and safety compliance courseware by GoTrain. Skillsoft's complementary technologies include SkillPort, the Company's learning management platform with its powerful Search-and-Learn capabilities, and SkillSoft Dialogue, the Company's newly introduced virtual classroom offering with associated tools for blended learning solutions. For more information, visit http://www.skillsoft.com.

SOURCE  SkillSoft PLC
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    /CONTACT:  Tom McDonald, Chief Financial Officer, +1-603-324-3000, x4232;
Investors, Michael Polyviou or Kirin Smith, both of Financial Dynamics,
+1-212-850-5600, for SkillSoft PLC/
    /Web site:  http://www.skillsoft.com/
    (SKIL)

CO:  SkillSoft PLC
ST:  New Hampshire, New York
IN:  MLM CPR EDU FIN
SU:  TDS CCA

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"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding SkillSoft Corporation's business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.