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Would you like to achieve innovation together with us?

“Innovator in Electronics”
Murata is well known for creating ingenious products and technologies to continuously meet the diversifying social needs of our times. This slogan embodies our strong desire “to be an innovation leader in the electronics industry.”

Murata’s history begins with technology, knowledge, and people it encountered through collaboration with universities. For the 70 plus years since then we have continued to produce new value through collaboration in a variety of formats with many partners, such as research institutions and companies. Murata ceaselessly passes on the DNA for producing innovative value together with collaboration partners.

Our advantage is being able to provide needed resources by aiming for Win-Win relationships with an open stance. We are engaged in research and development through long-term partnerships with universities and startups even in areas that require time to produce results, such as material technology as well as AI and autonomous driving on which the world is currently focusing.

Murata would like to achieve innovation together with you.

The Value Murata can Provide

Providing resources required for the various stages of collaboration

Technology establishment:MurataR&D engineer、funds、Start up、BrandQuality、SCMetc…技術の確立:MurataR&D engineerとfunds、Start up、BrandQuality、SCMetc…

STAGE1.

Technology establishment

  • R&D engineer resources and the knowledge they have accumulated.
  • Non-Recurring Engineering (NRE) expenses for joint research, development, and evaluation.

Preparation for mass production:MurataFactories、offices global、funds、BrandQuality、SCMetc…量産準備:MurataFactories、offices global、funds、BrandQuality、SCMetc…

STAGE2.

Preparation for mass production

  • Process engineer and quality engineer resources to prepare for mass production.
  • Marketing network for confirming product specifications.
  • Minor investment can also be considered.

Start of mass production and business expansion:New BIG business、components and devices,Murata sales channel,BrandQuality、SCMetc…量産開始とビジネスの拡張:New BIG business、components and devices,Murata sales channel,BrandQuality、SCMetc…

STAGE3.

Start of mass production and business expansion

  • Use of Murata’s large-scale production capability and global supply chain.
  • Providing marketing support to expand business scale, such as product and application development.
  • Providing options, such as licensing, joint venture establishment, etc.

Targets

These are the areas and fields that Murata is targeting in particular.

  • Automobile

    Safety systems / E-mobility /
    Infotainment

    Automobile

  • Healthcare

    Medical equipment / Lifelog

    Healthcare

  • Environmental, Energy

    HEMS / BEMS / Smart meters

    Environmental, Energy

Examples of Collaboration Results

To date we have created much value through collaboration with a variety of partners.

KENKO TechnologyKENKO Technology

Collaboration service for analyzing emotions and stress using AI to contribute to health and productivity management

Murata Manufacturing, Mizuho Information & Research Institute and the startup The Elegant Monkeys facilitate their cooperation towards providing an “Emotion and Stress Analytic Service” that contributes to the efforts in improving health care of employees and Health and Productivity Management in Japan. The objective is to develop a service to support efforts in “Health and Productivity Management” and “Work-style Reform” for ascertaining stress conditions of employees and improving productivity by applying KENKO Technology - an AI solution that monitors emotional load, including stress, through the use of wearable devices.

Inquiries

Murata Manufacturing is looking for research institutions, companies, and other organizations who are in the relentless pursuit of innovation and interested in turning ideas into unique solutions that could quite possibly shape the future of electronics and our global society.

Notices

These are notices of the latest information, news, and topics.

  • 2020/4/1

    They are published on this website, which promotes Murata’s open innovation.

Murata Manufacturing

Murata Manufacturing contributes to the development of the electronics world by creating innovative technologies and solutions.