“Open Innovation,” a new competitive weapon

Recent corporate R&D requires “Open Innovation”
to create new value beyond the existing network.
NineSigma Japan supports Open Innovation activities implemented
by companies.

Open Innovation services

We support “technology-insourcing Open Innovation”
to find potential solutions for technological problems
through NineSigma’s proprietary network
of technology solution providers,
the largest of its kind.
We also have established a comprehensive support system
to provide consultation
for potential Open Innovation applications.



Electronics: Panasonic, Toshiba, Mitsubishi Electric, NEC, Konica Minolta, Murata, Yokogawa Electric, Fuji Xerox
Industry/Engineering: Daikin Industries, YANMAR, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, IHI, Kubota, Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Komatsu, Hitachi Construction Machinery, Ebara, Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding
Automotive /
Transportation Equipment:
Toyota, Nissan, Honda R&D, Honda Engineering, Denso, Calsonic Kansei, Mitsubishi Motors, Isuzu, Mazda
Materials / Chemicals: Toray, Teijin, Nitto Denko, Asahi Kasei, Fuji Film, Sekisui Chemical, Mitsui Chemical, Sumitomo Bakelite, Mitsubishi Chemical, Mitsubishi Materials, Asahi Glass, Bridgstone
Infrastructure: NTT, NTT DoCoMo, Tokyo Electric, Tokyo Gas, Osaka Gas
Medical / Pharmaceutical: Olympus, Terumo, Omron, Takeda, Daiichi-Sankyo, Astellas, Eisai, Mitsubishi-Tanabe, Sumitomo-Dainippon, Taisho, Santen
Food/Beverages: Ajinomoto, Suntory, Asahi, Kirin, Kewpie, Calbee

and many more