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Hitachi to host the 2nd Social Innovation Forum in PH

By Ciara Alarcon - on 20 Feb 2017, 2:56pm

Hitachi to host the 2nd Social Innovation Forum in PH

Mr. Mitsuhiko Shimizu, General Manager, Hitachi Asia Ltd. – Philippines Branch; Mr. Hirohiko Morisaki, Managing Director, Hitachi Asia Ltd.; Mr. Xavier Eyadan, Business Development Manager, Business Development and Corporate Strategy Group, Hitachi Asia Ltd. Philippine Branch

Hitachi Ltd. and Hitachi Asia Ltd. revealed that they will be hosting the second Hitachi Social Innovation Forum in the country, as they aim to increase awareness of the company’s Social Innovation Business to its customers, business partners, and major stakeholders. Its Social Innovation Business combines infrastructure and advanced information technologies.

Also, the company also aims to position them as a consolidated one-stop service solutions partner for the country’s inclusive growth and sustainable urban development, as well as offer technological solutions for pressing social issues.

“With our unique competencies in information and operations technologies, as well as our proven products and systems in the global market, we are confident that we can leverage our expertise and be an innovative partner for both the public and private sectors working in areas such as transportation, energy management, railway systems, security solutions, among others,” Mitsuhiko Shimizu, General Manager of Hitachi Asia Ltd. Philippine Branch, said.

Having a two panel discussions for the first time, the first topic will be "Railway: The Future of Public Mobility” while the second panel discussion will discuss about “Smart Infrastructure in IoT Era."