[COP26 Principal Partner] COP26: Uniting the World to Tackle Climate Change
From 1 – 12 November 2021, the UK will host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow. The COP26 summit will bring parties together to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. Read More
[Enhancing Citizens’ QoL] Smart Cities in ASEAN: Powering good Amidst Tough Times
The COVID-19 pandemic has severely disrupted lives and economies across the globe. At the same time, it has also spurred governments to seek out new technological tools and urban solutions that can address the current crisis, as well as drive the next stage of economic growth. Read More
[For Future Sustainable Society] A Conversation on the Future of American Mobility Infrastructure
To contribute through its Social Innovation Business with a focus on a future sustainable global society, Hitachi has set mobility systems as its focus sector, establishing a new company "Hitachi Astemo" that deals with vehicle-related technologies and strengthens these efforts around the world. ...
[Future of Biometric Security] Banks and businesses could save a fortune by using superior Biometrics
Passwords and pins can be stolen, borrowed or lent. Signatures are easily forged. Fingerprints can be lifted or photographed. Facial recognition can be fooled. Discover how Hitachi is revolutionising personal identification with Finger VeinID. Read More
[Top Interview] Origins to be Cherished More than Ever in the New Normal
As well as being the 110th anniversary of Hitachi’s founding, 2020 was a year that saw the world buffeted by the COVID-19 pandemic, obliging everyone to confront a new set of circumstances. In this new normal, preventing the spread of infection has become an important consideration in economic ac...
[Improving Delivery Efficiency] Transforming the logistics industry: A delivery planning system now in operation at Mitsui & Co. Group
From food to everyday goods, products necessary to our daily lives are transported daily via logistics operations. Comparable to the circulation of blood in the body, logistics is a process that is vital to supporting the very foundation of our daily lives. This importance has only increased as t...
[Global Expansion of Lumada] Hitachi to Acquire U.S. IT Company GlobalLogic: Evolving Lumada Business and Accelerating Global Expansion
On March 31, 2021, Hitachi, Ltd. announced that it would acquire GlobalLogic Inc., a leading digital engineering services company based in the U.S. The total acquisition cost, including the repayment of GlobalLogic's interest-bearing debt, is estimated to be 9.6 billion U.S. dollars (approx. 1 tr...