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Over 100 Years of Social Innovation
The challenges around us can seem insurmountable. When we come together, thinking on a global scale, we can
create novel solutions to social problems. Through collaborative creation, we are translating brilliant ideas into positive
realities. At Hitachi, we strive to create environments and circumstances that foster big-picture thinking—to arrive at
better answers to challenges and ensure a better quality of life.
In the 21st century, the need for basic necessities like housing, energy and transportation has never been greater. Hitachi is committed
to being the organisation that countries, governments and industries rely on to help solve many of their infrastructure problems both
today and in the future.
Hitachi’s Social Innovation Business is anchored by the desire to identify issues from customers’ perspectives, work on solutions
together with customers as “One Hitachi” and realise innovations by providing solutions that combine products, services and highly
Through its Social Innovation Business, Hitachi aims to refne technologies and develop new ones to meet tomorrow’s challenges,
creating value that will last for future generations. This means developing data centres capable of organising and storing vast quantities
of unstructured data and fnding more effcient ways to generate energy and moderate its consumption.
It means providing heavy duty construction machinery equipment needed to build roads, factories and offce buildings and creating
automotive technologies and mass transportation systems that improve effciency while reducing the carbon footprint. The goal of
Hitachi’s Social Innovation Business is to drive innovation and “Inspire the Next”.