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AI technology for quantifying physical load and providing effective feedbacks using sensor suit devices

Tokyo, March 20 ,2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) and the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence GmbH (DFKI) jointly developed an AI based technology for quantifying physical load on a worker wearing a sensor suit*1 and for providing effective feedbacks on the movement of each body part. This AI technology performs real-time recognition and quantification of physical load exerted on a worker’s body during work by using the motion data of each body part obtained through sensors in wearable devices.

Hitachi Consumer Marketing and Hitachi Appliances to Announce of the Name of a New Company that will be a Leader in the Home Appliance and A/C Business in the Digital Era, and its Representative

Tokyo, March 1, 2019 –-- Hitachi Consumer Marketing, Inc. and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. today announced that they will, effective April 1, 2019, form a new company that will be a leader in the home appliance and air conditioner business in the digital era within the “Human Life” domain, upon which the Hitachi Group is focusing. The name of the new company and its representative are listed as below.

 

Fundamental technology to support the early diagnosis of neurodevelopmental disorders from brain response at the time of medication

Tokyo, February 8, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, Hitachi), Jichi Medical University (JMU), International University of Health and Welfare (IUHW) and Chuo University (Chuo-U) have developed fundamental technology to support the early differential diagnosis of concurrent autism spectrum disorder(1) (ASD) in patients with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder(2) (ADHD).

Hitachi Announces the Conclusion of Absorption-type Company Split Agreement Relating to Reorganization of Industrial Equipment Business

Tokyo, February 6, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) announced on October 25, 2018 that Hitachi Industrial Products, Ltd. (“Hitachi Industrial Products”), a newly established company, will succeed to the Industrial Products Business Unit that operates the business of large-sized industrial equipment through an absorption-type split (the “Company Split”) to strengthen the product business.

Hitachi to Strengthen Business Structures for a Transformation into a Global Leader, as Laid Out in the 2021 Mid-term Management Plan

Tokyo, Japan, February 1, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that on April 1, 2019, it will strengthen its business structures, in order to achieve a transformation into a global leader, as laid out in the 2021 Mid-term Management Plan.

Hitachi Strengthens Wind Power Generation System Business

Tokyo, January 25, 2019 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it will strengthen its wind power generator maintenance services and expand its core product of wind power generation solution business, as part of efforts to strengthen its renewable energy business, including community-based and collaborative creation-oriented energy projects that combine solar power, storage batteries, EMS*1 and other elements.

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