The company will aim for open innovation, global industrial-academic collaboration and collaboration with other businesses.

With the tremendous progress of technologies such as AI and the IoT, measures to create new technologies to address social challenges and to address the rapid changes to the business environment occurring throughout society have become essential for business growth. Silicon Valley is a major beacon of global innovation, being a hub of personnel, cultures, funds, and technology, and also a place where numerous platform businesses and startups gather.

“SVIL (Silicon Valley Innovation Laboratories, Furukawa Electric)” will search for industrial-academic collaboration with major local universities, collaboration with other businesses and promising start-up companies in order to gather information on cutting-edge technology and markets in the area, drive open innovation, and play our part in disruptive innovation.

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