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Dr. Hisashi Ikeda, CTO, and Head of R&D Centre, Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Hisashi Ikeda

CTO, and Head of R&D Centre,
Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd.


Welcome to the R&D Centre, Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd.

Since the establishment of Hitachi India R&D Centre at Bangalore in 2011, we have been conducting research and development for the realization of social innovation. With the integration of IT x OT (operational technology) x Product, we have developed No. 1 technologies in the field of IT, energy, industry, AI and data sciences. In order to increase our contribution to society, we are engendering and capitalizing on our superior, pristine technology and products, and incipient R&D initiatives, to provide solutions to social issues, through collaboration with companies, academia, startups and government entities in India. By thinking and working together with partners and customers and providing unique and customized solutions to their problems, it is possible to bring about innovation that realizes an abundant future.

India has become a hotspot for digital innovation with the avail of abundant aptitude in digital technology. Starting with Digital India, various policies have been launched that have initiated a technical transformation with advent of AI and data-driven sciences in all areas of business. This data is a source of new value and we at Hitachi are working to leverage this data to improve quality of life while keeping in mind the environmental and economic values.

We contribute to Hitachi's Indian business while collaborating with global Hitachi R&D teams to promote the practical application of research results to our global business.