HACARUS opens new R&D Hub in Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) Tokyo

HACARUS Opens New R&D Hub In Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) Tokyo

The new center will be focused on furthering HACARUS’ market-leading capabilities and is located in CIC’s first Asian location.

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October 1st, 2020 – Kyoto & Tokyo, Japan – HACARUS, the leading provider of lightweight and explainable AI, today announced the opening of its new R&D center, located within world-renowned CIC’s first Asian outpost, in Tokyo, which will open on the same day.

“These new facilities will enable HACARUS to remain at the cutting edge of AI development, and strengthen our ability to provide best-in-class customer service – I am excited to bring HACARUS to Tokyo” said Kenshin Fujiwara, CEO and Founder.

The technology developed at the center will be used in a variety of ways, including presented in academic papers, building on HACARUS’ strong track record of collaboration with universities and research institutions, as well as at events where data scientists gather – ultimately serving to enhance the firm’s products and services, enabling human to make better and fast decisions based on data-driven insights.

CIC Tokyo, as part of Cambridge Innovation Center’s global network, will also give HACARUS access to an unrivaled cluster of companies and organizations from around the world. HACARUS, which is actively targeting further international expansion, will use this environment to conduct global business in line with its strategic objective to establish itself on the global scene.

About Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC)
CIC is a global leader in building and operating innovation communities. Founded in 1999 in Cambridge, MA, CIC is one of the first companies to offer flexible office space and coworking options for innovators and entrepreneurs with the mission to find solutions that fix the world’s problems. As of 2019, CIC has approximately 1.2M square feet (110K m2) open and in development in nine cities. The company has supported over 6,000 startup and technology companies, and over $8 billion has been invested in companies that began within CIC spaces. The company is privately held and has cofounded a number of mission-aligned organizations including Venture Café, CIC’s rapidly growing global network of nonprofit innovation ecosystem-building organizations, as well as District Hall, Impact Hub Boston, LabCentral, and MassRobotics. Over the next ten years, CIC plans to grow its network of innovation hubs to create positive impact in 50 leading cities around the world. More info at cic.com. Now, its very first location in Asia is opening in Toranomon, Tokyo. Aiming to bring all of its knowledge and experience from the past 10 years to develop an energized, dynamic community unique to Japan.

HACARUS INC., founded in 2014, in Kyoto, Japan is the leading provider of explainable lightweight AI Tools. As a one stop solution provider, HACARUS enables humans to make better, faster and more reliable decisions, based on AI driven insights. HACARUS proprietary AI engine is built using Sparse Modeling, an AI method that understands data like a human would – by its unique key features and is far more resource, time and energy efficient compared to deep learning. To learn more visit https://hacarus.com


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