Entity Group a Sponsor at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo, Dubai, 2015

DUBAI, UAE – 11th May, 2015 –Entity Group, the multiple award-winning specialist in the provision of Enterprise Information Management, Data Governance, and Master Data Management advisory services and solutions to governments and large enterprises across EMEA, today announced its Silver Sponsorship of the Gartner Symposium ITxpo on 19-21 May, 2015, in Dubai.

At the event, CIOs and senior IT executives will learn how to realise, build and optimise digital opportunities, move digital business from theory to practice, and evolve their own IT leadership to become indispensable in the new digital business world. The event will take place at the Mina A’Salam Convention Centre, Madinat Jumeirah Hotel, Dubai.

Established for over 25 years, EMEA focused Entity Group provides Master Data Management, Data Governance, and Information Management advisory and implementation services that exploit the value of information and deliver competitive advantage to clients across the information management lifecycle. Recent implementations include the world’s busiest airport, the world’s largest business information provider, the world’s largest shipping conglomerate, a global “Big 4” Management Consultancy, Central Government in the UK and Middle East, and numerous global banking & insurance organisations.

At the event, at noon on Tuesday May 19th, Entity will host a Data Quality, Master Data Management and Data Governance Networking Lunch for government and corporate entities across the GCC.

James Wilkinson, renowned Information Management expert and CEO of Entity Group, will speak on award-winning Enterprise Information Management solutions delivered to UK Government and commercial organisations around the world. He will discuss the cultural change, new business processes and technology required to refine raw data into a strategic information asset.

He will also explain the importance of data quality and master data management in the context of managing Arabic and English data, whether for border control, facilitating citizen e-government, or ensuring accurate customer data across multiple systems. He will describe how Entity’s new product, Global Identity Master (GIM), can help. GIM is a single view of person/citizen solution for the Middle East market designed specifically to meet regional English/Arabic challenges, while its underlying data matching technology has been implemented across numerous UK sectors, including finance, security and intelligence. The company’s booth (Stand #S16), will feature two of its products for demonstration – Global Identity Master (GIM) and SIVIC – its award-winning solution for creating a single view of trusted data for UK municipalities.

As sponsors of the Gartner Symposium ITxpo in Dubai, Entity are able to offer a $500 discount on the standard rate ($4,295 – commercial organisations / $3,295 – public sector). If you would like to take advantage of our discount, and additionally to book a place at Entity’s Networking Lunch – please contact Pete Smith, General Manager at Entity Group UAE, onpete.smith@entity.co.uk, quoting discount code GSSYMME11.