Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Asia Ltd. showcases a range of smart solutions today at the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2020 BANGKOK, reflecting a continuous commitment in helping to address challenges for customers in Thailand.
The Hitachi Social Innovation Forum (HSIF) is Hitachi’s global flagship event where leaders from the public and private sectors are brought together, aimed at deepening awareness of its Social Innovation Business across the region. Themed “Powering Good, Powering Thailand”, this year’s forum features technologies for realizing smart manufacturing, smart cities, and smart finance to contribute to ‘Thailand 4.0′. The one-day event includes a panel discussion on how social innovation can improve humans’ quality of life, with a focus on digital transformation in manufacturing and smart city services, and a presentation on the role Artificial Intelligence (AI) can play in our pursuit of happiness by Dr. Kazuo Yano, Fellow of Hitachi, Ltd. and AI expert.
Mr. Yoshito Kodama, Managing Director of Hitachi Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd. said: “We will continue to promote the use of digital technologies through new projects and carry on powering good in Thailand. We officially launched the Lumada Center Southeast Asia in 2018, and in the coming years, we aim to take part in more collaborative discussions to solve further challenges. In support of the nation-wide push for ‘Thailand 4.0’, we aim to create real impact on society as we work with our customers and partners to build a value-based, digital economy together.”
Building on developmental initiatives rolled out by the Thailand government towards forging a smart, value-based economy, Hitachi will continue to work with its partners to create customized digital solutions to benefit the local community and contribute in achieving ‘Thailand 4.0’.