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Research & Development

NEC’s Cutting Edge Technologies

Technology Vision

We are transforming social issues into social values along the three axes

Digital twins for co-creation and trials of the future
AI that works with people and permeates society
Platform to support environmental friendliness,high reliability and high efficiency

Direction of R&D

Research and Development Division of NEC may be slightly different from what are considered ordinary corporate laboratories.Although they were initially established to produce cutting-edge technologies that would contribute to our businesses,


Pursuing Research that Will Elicit "Gratitude" Instead of "Amazement"

Introduction to our latest technologies and use cases

Six Technology Areas and Social Value Creation Process

Six Technology Areas and Social Value Creation Process

Learn more about NEC's R&D

NEC Labs cling to produce cutting-edge research results

Press Releases


December 15, 2022
Tsenjung Tai (Visual Intelligence Research Laboratories) received MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35 Japan 2022 for Development of high-precision image recognition technology specialized for SAR satellite images to rapidly assess disaster-affected areas for immediate response.
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December 14, 2022
Tomohiko Yagyu, Hirofumi Ueda, Masaki Inokuchi, Shunichi Kinoshita and Ryo Mizushima (Secure System Platform Research Laboratories) received Telecom Advanced Technology Research Support Center (SCAT) Chairman’s Award 2022 for Development and practical application of automated cyber attack risk analysis technology.
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