AGT International to Share Urban Management Best Practice Insights with China's Mayors Over 50 of China's Leading Mayors to Participate in AGT Seminar -

BEIJING, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- AGT International (AGT), a global network of security and public safety solutions companies that are among the fastest growing in the world, today announced that it will convene an elite training seminar for over 50 of China's leading mayors at the National Academy for Mayors of China (NAMC) on November 12th in Beijing. Highlighted by presentations from AGT experts, the training seminar is designed to provide actionable insights that will help China's urban leaders effectively manage the challenges they face in relation to urban management, emergency response and flood control.

Commenting on the seminar, Mati Kochavi, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, AGT International said, "I am honored that AGT has the opportunity to play a part in the historic growth and progress happening today in Chinese cities. We truly look forward to collaborating with the participating mayors as they work to further build their leadership capacity in the vital areas of urban management, emergency response and flood control. I am confident that following the conclusion of this important seminar the mayors will have the knowledge to more effectively manage the challenges and threats that arise in complex urban environments." Continuing, Mr. Kochavi said, "For over 25 years, the National Academy for Mayors of China has been a pioneer in training China's mayors and governors in the fields of urban management, planning and development. It is a privilege for AGT to be able to present to the distinguished leaders at the NAMC." Also commenting Wang Zhong Ping, Director of NAMC said, "The NAMC is delighted to host this seminar by AGT, which will bring the latest global ideas and technology in urban management and emergency response to China's urban leaders.

We hope that this will be the beginning of a win-win relationship to help make China's cities safe and stable." About AGT International: One of the fastest-growing security and public safety solutions organizations in the world, AGT has operations on five continents. Led by a unique vision, AGT combines the brain trust of its brightest minds globally with ahead-of-the-curve technology, to unlock the world's potential. AGT partners with governments and corporations to help them predict, prepare for, prevent and manage challenges and threats that arise in complex environments - with services that include urban management, health emergency management, cyber and food security. Founded in 2006, and with sales in excess of $7 billion to date, the AGT network of companies currently has 1,700 employees worldwide.

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