Identive Group Executives to Present at ID World Abu Dhabi

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

SANTA ANA, Calif. and ISMANING, Germany, March 24, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Identive Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:INVE) (Frankfurt:INV), a provider of products, services and solutions for the security, identification and RFID industries, today announced that two of its executives will speak at the 2011 ID World conference, being held April 3-4, 2011 at The Yas Hotel in Abu Dhabi.

ID World is an annual summit for technology and security decision makers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), focused on highlighting RFID, smart cards, biometrics and data collection technologies, resources and trends.

Rob Zivney, Identive's Vice President Government & Standards, will present as part of the conference's Citizen ID forum on April 3. In his role as Chair of the Security Industry Standards Council and Chair of the PIV Working Group of the Security Industry Association, Zivney will discuss the role of identity management as relates to applying logical and physical security to critical infrastructure, with an emphasis on government program initiatives and the regulatory landscape in the U.S.

Dr. Manfred Mueller, Executive Vice President of Identive and Chief Executive Officer of SCM Microsystems, will participate in a panel entitled "CEO Vision – ID Technology Outlook" on April 4. Dr. Mueller will discuss how electronic IDs are at last moving beyond their traditional limited usage in public administration, as new approaches create broad user appeal with a balance of security and convenience.

About Identive Group

Identive Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:INVE) (Frankfurt:INV) is an international technology company focused on building the world's signature group in secure identification-based technologies. The businesses within Identive Group have deep industry expertise and are well-known global brands in their individual markets, providing leading-edge products and solutions in the areas of physical and logical access control, identity management and RFID systems to governments, commercial and industrial enterprises and consumers. Identive's growth model is based on a combination of strong technology-driven organic growth from the businesses within the group and disciplined acquisitive development. For additional info visit: .

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