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NEC Participates in World Cities Summit 2014

Tokyo, May 26, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced its participation in the World Cities Summit 2014 in Singapore from 1 - 4 June 2014.

The World Cities Summit is held every two years with the aim of encouraging ideas and discussions on practical solutions for modern urban challenges. This year's event will be held at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, where NEC will present its leading services and technologies at booth L1-N10.

NEC is an end-to-end provider of advanced security systems on a global scale. NEC's market leading biometric solutions have been used in more than 40 countries worldwide in a broad range of applications, including surveillance, border control, national ID and criminal investigation systems.

NEC will showcase its Inter-Agency Collaboration solution, which helps a wide range of government agencies to integrate and analyze data collected from various sensors and network systems using advanced analytic technologies and information sharing tools. The solution is composed of three technology pillars: Information Governance, a Safety Awareness Network and Geo-spatial Analytics.

Key features of the Inter-Agency Collaboration solution include the following:

Information Governance Suite (IGS)

- Secure sharing of information and raw data through authorization and execution of governance policies.

Safety Awareness Network (SAN)

- A platform enabling collection and sharing of sensor feeds with analytics.

Geo Spatial Analysis (GAS)

- Aggregation, consolidation and processing of semantic data in order to present information to the end-user.

Moreover, Dr. Paul Wang, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of NEC's Global Safety Division, will be sharing his thoughts on the costs of security in a panel discussion in the Safe and Liveable Cities track on June 1 from 15:30 at the Melati Room (Level 4).

About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company's experience and global resources, NEC's advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower people, businesses and society. For more information, visit NEC at

Source: NEC Corporation

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