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    AI Companies in Japan

It is often said that the United States and China are the leading countries when it comes to AI technology and development. United States now has more than 1,000 AI-related companies, lead by companies such as Google, IBM, Microsoft, Facebook, and Amazon. On the other hand; in China major companies such as Tencent, Alibaba, Baidu and a large number of AI startup companies are developing a wealth of new and innovative AI solutions. When it comes to research papers related to AI, China is the clear leader, with over 41,000 papers published between the years of 2011 and 2015. (Comparison: USA: 25,500, Japan: 11,700, UK: 10,100, Germany 8,000) Reference

In Japan there are now, according to our research, around 200 to 300 AI-related companies in existence. Below you can find a list of AI companies in Japan:


AI Companies in Japan Category Search

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Marketing | Robotics | Communication Robots and Services | Energy
Business Operations/Productivity | Medical/Healthcare | News/Media  |  Security/Crime Prevention
Real Estate | Finance | Chatbots/Interactive Communication |  Education | Text Processing/Analysis/Generation
Private/Business Matching Services |  AI related Big Corporations | Various AI companies in Japan

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Marketing/Digital Marketing related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Marketing, Advertising, Operating Effectiveness, Prediction and Forecasting
Strengths
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Marketing, Advertising, Operating Effectiveness, Prediction and Forecasting
Data Artist has provided AI powered marketing solutions since 2013. In 2018, the company established its first overseas office in Mongolia as a subsidiary of the No.1 advertising agency in Japan; Dentsu Inc. Some examples of their services are the AI tool "ADVANCED CREATIVE MAKER" which automatically produces banner ads, and the TV viewer forecasting system "SHAREST".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Heatmap Analysis, AB Testing, UX/UX Optimization, Digital Marketing
Areas of Strength
AI, Heatmap Analysis, AB Testing, UX/UX Optimization, Digital Marketing
Glad Cube provides digital marketing services. Their service "SiTest" leverages AI in order to improve conversion rates and operational efficiency of the websites that are using their service.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Online Advertising, Online Ad Platform, Automatic Optimization
Areas of Strength
AI, Online Advertising, Online Ad Platform, Automatic Optimization
Lockon tracks web advertising performance through their service "AD EBiS", and their service "THREe" which enables automatic operation and optimization of web ads. "THREe" leverages AI in order to automatically deliver and optimize web ads resulting in great time savings and work efficiencies.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Web Analytics, Big Data
Areas of Strength
AI, Web Analytics, Big Data
Wacul's "AI Analyst" service analyzes website access and is not only able to analyze, but also to suggest website improvements based on the result from the analysis. The system can also predict the outcome of suggested website improvements.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, E-mail Marketing, Text Mining, Digital Marketing
Areas of Strength
AI, E-mail Marketing, Text Mining, Digital Marketing
Azia's "Webcas" series, is an e-mail marketing system that allows companies and customers to communicate. The system automatically collects customer data from email, LINE chat, DM, surveys, and other documents resulting in more effective marketing communications. Azia also provides the text mining system "Webcas Sense analyzer", an AI system for sentiment analysis.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Social Media Analytics, Social Risk Management, Big Data
Areas of Strength
AI, Social Media Analytics, Social Risk Management, Big Data
Hotto Link offers the service "Kuchikomi @ Kakaricho", a service that collects and gathers data from social networks such as Twitter and websites such as the EC site Rakuten. Users of the service can acquire valuable business intelligence that can be used in order to improve their business operations.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Recommendation Engines, Personalization, Digital Marketing, Fashion, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Recommendation Engines, Personalization, Digital Marketing, Fashion, Apps
Scigineer's "Deqwas" is as a tool for personalized web marketing. By analyzing the web behavior of users, Deqwas can, on the website or through web ads, display products or services that may be of particular interest to each individual user, resulting in higher conversion rates or higher clickthrough rates. The AI powered fashion app "Pashaly", where users can find merchandise through taking pictures of fashion items, is one other of their services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Personalization, Digital Marketing, Digital Advertising
Areas of Strength
AI, Personalization, Digital Marketing, Digital Advertising
Sonet Media Networks, a Sony group company, provides digital advertising systems using state-of-the-art technology. Their proprietary AI "VALIS-Engine" allows highly targeted ads through their digital ad management platform "LOGICAD" and their marketing hub "VALIS Cockpit" enables speedy execution of marketing activities as well as improved marketing performance.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Natural Language Processing, Model/Influencer Casting, Marketing Support
Areas of Strength
AI, Natural Language Processing, Model/Influencer Casting, Marketing Support
Tagpic provides marketing support for Instagram, model casting, and media management services . Their AI powered service "#CASPIC" enables automatic discovery of influencers that may be particularly suitable for a certain brand or company.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Robotic Process Automation, Ad Technology, Ad Optimization, Character Recognition
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotic Process Automation, Ad Technology, Ad Optimization, Character Recognition
Antas is a developer of marketing technology services using AI, mobile and cloud technologies. Services include advertising optimization/automation solutions, application development as well as server support services. AI services include a AI character recognition engine and a form processing RPA tool named "LAQOOT".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Recommendation Engines, Ad Optimization, Digital Marketing
Areas of Strength
AI, Recommendation Engines, Ad Optimization, Digital Marketing
Zeta's "ZETA CX series" can be used for various marketing solutions such as EC site product searches, site search engines, recommendation engines, and advertising optimization engines.
Areas of Strength
AI, Advertising Technology, DSP, Recommendation Engines, Ad Optimization
Kyocera Communication Systems service "KANADE DSP", is equipped with a proprietary AI engine that enables ads targeted according to the interests and hobbies of each individual user.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, EC Site Operation Support, Data Analytics
Areas of Strength
AI, EC Site Operation Support, Data Analytics
Mergeric is a provider of various web services such as web design, EC site management support, system, application development, and company service development. "Bambooshoot", one of their services, is an AI-powered EC site management support tool which gathers and analyzes various data in order to streamline EC site management operations.
Areas of Strength
AI, Web Media, Digital Marketing
Digital Garage is developing their business using three technologies - IT (information Technology), MT (Marketing Technology), and FT (Financial Tech). They provide an AI-powered media, targeting females.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Data Management, Web Ad Targeting
Areas of Strength
AI, Data Management, Web Ad Targeting
Bi. Garage combines data science and social media marketing to create services such as "Big MINING Private" which allows uniformed management of client data and "Big MINING Public"; a service for targeted digital advertising.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Digital Marketing, Recommendation Engines, Web Analytics
Areas of Strength
AI, Digital Marketing, Recommendation Engines, Web Analytics
From Scratch offers comprehensive support for digital marketing, including the development of AI based marketing solutions and research and development of marketing technology. One of their services is "B-dash", a digital marketing platform for personalized targeting and web ad performance tracking.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Digital Marketing, Recommendation Engines, Personalization, Behavior Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Digital Marketing, Recommendation Engines, Personalization, Behavior Analysis
Silver Egg Technology provides various AI services related to web marketing. Two of their services are "Agent-Recommender" , a product recommendation engine, and "HotView"; a service for real-time personalized advertising.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Web Personalization, User Behavior Analysis, Digital Marketing
Areas of Strength
AI, Web Personalization, User Behavior Analysis, Digital Marketing
Plaid's service "KARTE" analyzes the behavior and characteristics of internet shopping site users in order to provide them with a more personalized experience resulting in increased number of actions (product purchases, membership applications and others)
Areas of Strength
AI, Ad Technology, Ad Optimization
Demand Side Science conducts AI research, development, and consulting in the area of digital advertising. They combine a variety of open source software in order to develop high-quality systems.

Robotics related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Industrial Robotics, Productions Systems
Areas of Strength
AI, Industrial Robotics, Productions Systems
MUJIN provides industrial robot controllers and manufacturing robot production systems. One of their products, the "Mujin Controller", leverages AI technology in order to enable robots to to handle multiple and complex tasks.
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotics, Cloud Services
Flight Holdings is a holding company with several companies under it's umbrella. As one of the subsidiaries, Flight System Consulting provides the cloud service "Scenaria" which provides web browser based programming development services for the AI robot "Pepper".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Voice/Emotion Recognition, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Voice/Emotion Recognition, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots
SoftBank Group is active within many different domains such as IT, Energy,Robotics, and Telecommunications. Their famous AI robot "Pepper" is developed with the aim to be used in various environments: home, business, educational and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Robotics, Consulting, AI Speakers
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotics, Consulting, AI Speakers
Robot Start is a developer of communication robots and provides everything from the development of robot applications to software development, consulting and marketing. Their research institute "Robot Start Lab" conducts research on robotics. They also operate a robot-related web media called "Robosta".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Robotics, Autonomous Driving, Autonomous Robot Systems
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotics, Autonomous Driving, Autonomous Robot Systems<
Tokyo based Ascent Robotics is developing AI technology for autonomous cars and aims to provide world leading AI technologies for self-driving vehicles.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Robotics, Operation Support, Consulting
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Robotics, Operation Support, Consulting
Critic Mission Japan consists of three businesses: wireless communication infrastructure construction, network integration, and AI application development/system development. They provide support for the humanoid robot "Pepper" as well as development of software applications for "Pepper" use. One of their products is the client service solution "CoG-Worker" powered by IBM Watson technology.

Communication Robots/Apps related AI companies

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Robotics, Home Robotics, IoT, Multi-modal Commuication Systems, Image/Voice Recognition, Behavior Sensing
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotics, Home Robotics, IoT, Multi-modal Commuication Systems, Image/Voice Recognition, Behavior Sensing
Gatebox is a voice-powered home assistant where users can communicate and interact with a hologram female anime character named Azuma Hikari.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Conversation/Voice Analysis, Communication Apps, Automatic Sales, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Conversation/Voice Analysis, Communication Apps, Automatic Sales, Apps
SELF develops AI-powered communication applications. Their main product is the communication app "SELF" which is able to memorize conversations, analyze patterns, and make decisions based on the interests and mental state of users. In addition they offer an automatic sales communication AI solution for use on corporate websites and similar.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Social Robots, Face/Emotion Recognition
Areas of Strength
AI, Social Robots, Face/Emotion Recognition
Uni Robot is known for their robot concierge "Unibo" which is able to do a variety of things such as video calling, home appliance control, and conversations with users. Unibo is able to recognize individual users, and memorize their conversations and interests.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Communication Robotics, Face Recognition, Communication Robots
Areas of Strength
AI, Communication Robotics, Face Recognition, Communication Robots
Fuji Software conducts various software development for business-related solutions and control systems. One of their services is the communication robot "PALRO" which is able to recognize persons based on their face recognition technology. PALRO can be controlled by remote control or through an online cloud service. The robot is highly conversational and can used for private use, elderly facilities or retail stores.

Energy related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, IoT, Big Data, Energy, Infrastructure, Image Recognition, Prediction and Forecasting, Traffic Congestion Alleviation
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, IoT, Big Data, Energy, Infrastructure, Image Recognition, Prediction and Forecasting, Traffic Congestion Alleviation
GRID provides an AI platform which enables weather forecasting and traffic congestion mitigation through the analysis of big data. They have also developed the machine learning framework "ReNom", and focus on clean energy business solutions and solving infrastructure problems in Indonesia.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Big Data, Energy, Power Demand Platforms
Areas of Strength
AI, Big Data, Energy, Power Demand Platforms
Panair's mission is to create cutting-edge AI technology to the world's energy market. Panair is developing a power supply and demand platform leveraging AI technology and Big Data.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Energy, Big Data, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Energy, Big Data, Apps
Infometis is a company that seeks to improve the efficiency of energy systems and QOL (Quality of Life) through machine learning based solutions. Infometis is a spinoff of Sony, focused on developing services using energy Big Data ✕ and machine learning technology. Some examples of their products are "uchiwake" and "kateinai mimamori service" that visualizes household energy usage.

Business Administration/Productivity related AI companies in Japan

Areas of Strength
AI, Operational Efficiency, Sales Support, IBM Watson, Information Systems
Kimura Information Technology provides an information system named "Ai-q" using IBM's Watson AI technology. The system is to used for various sales and customer support.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Sales Support, Data Analytics
Areas of Strength
AI, Sales Support, Data Analytics
Mazrica provides the AI-powered sales support platform "Senses" which learns from best practices within the company (customer information, mail, documents, ideas, schedules, etc.) and gives recommendations to employees for various work related actions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots, RPA, OCR, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots, RPA, OCR, Operational Efficiency
Netsmile is a provider of AI-powered tools such as "AI Scan Robo" and "AI Automation Robo", which bring benefits such as improved business productivity.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Payment Services, Billing Management Systems, Cloud Services
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Payment Services, Billing Management Systems, Cloud Services
Robot Paymen offers various payment services for both online and offline. One service is the billing management system "Billing Management Robo" a cloud service that automatically can perform a number of different billing tasks.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Voice Recogntion, Natural Language Processing, Finance, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Voice Recogntion, Natural Language Processing, Finance, Operational Efficiency
Nomura Research Institute provides consulting services and various Fintech solutions. One solution is "Traina" which helps to streamline various administrative tasks. Traina leverages natural language processing technology in order to improve the efficiency of client services and the productivity of call centers.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Accounting Software, Operational Efficiency, Automatic Sorting, Business Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Accounting Software, Operational Efficiency, Automatic Sorting, Business Analysis
Freee offers the accounting software "freee" which allows easy making of invoices and management analysis resulting in time and labor savings. Their research unit The Small Business AI lab aims to make business back office operations more efficient by various use of AI.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, ERP, Business Systems, Log Data Analysis, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, ERP, Business Systems, Log Data Analysis, Operational Efficiency
Works Applications develops, sells, and supports the ERP package softwares "HUE" and "COMPANY" for major enterprises. "HUE" is a business system equipped with AI, that can be used to improve the efficiency of business operations.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Data Analysis, Management Support, Finance, Corporate Finance, Operation Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Data Analysis, Management Support, Finance, Corporate Finance, Operation Efficiency
Kokopelli provide services in support of primarily small businesses. One of their services is "SHARES ai", where their AI analyzes corporate data and provides data-based suggestions based upon the analysis.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Text Analysis, Natural Language Processing, Operational Processing Automation
Areas of Strength
AI, Text Analysis, Natural Language Processing, Operational Processing Automation
AI Squared provides a support solution for automating operation processes that traditionally has been performed by people. Their service enables unattended operation processes by analyzing, classifying, and learning from interactions with existing customers.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Automated Customer Service Systems, Natural Language Processing, Image/Voice/Emotion Recognition, Chatbots, Prediction and Forecasting
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Automated Customer Service Systems, Natural Language Processing, Image/Voice/Emotion Recognition, Chatbots, Prediction and Forecasting
Tifana.com. provides web production and AI related services.Their service "AI Sakura" is a client service system that serves as helpdesk and be used for various client inquiries.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, IoT, Big Data Analysis, System Monitoring and Operation
Areas of Strength
AI, IoT, Big Data Analysis, System Monitoring and Operation
JIG-SAW provides the Big Data Analysis Service "Megaro:AI" and the automatic monitoring service "Watchdog: IoT" for IoT devices and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Behavior Analysis, Demand Forecasting, Automatic Shift Creation, Recommendation Engines
Areas of Strength
AI, Behavior Analysis, Demand Forecasting, Automatic Shift Creation, Recommendation Engines
AI TOKYO Lab develops AI solutions primarily for retail stores, where stores can track client in-store behaviors in order to do customer behavior analysis, detect shoplifting and others. They also develop sales forecasting tools and recommendation engines, as well as AI client support and other solutions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Travel Management, Operational Efficiency, Risk Management, Data Input
Areas of Strength
AI, Travel Management, Operational Efficiency, Risk Management, Data Input
AI Travel leverages AI in order to automate various business travel related tasks resulting in higher productivity, cost and labor savings.

Medical/Healthcare related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Medical Management Tools, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Medical Management Tools, Apps
MICIN provides an AI-powered medical diagnosis app for smartphones named "curon" as well as other AI management tools and data solutions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analyisis, Image Analysis, Medical Care, MCR/CT Image Processing, Patient Care
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analysis, Image Analysis, Medical Care, MCR/CT Image Processing, Patient Care
Exawizards provides various solution using machine learning and deep learning for data/image analysis. By utilizing AI technology in the medical field they hope to improve the efficiency of MRI and CT anomaly detection. They also hope to develop AI solutions for nursing care and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Medical Care, Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Medical Care, Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals, Operational Efficiency
Molcure provides a high-performance antibody drug development platform named"Abtrace". Abtrace is a service designed for pharmaceutical manufacturers which seek to achieve high-efficiency and high-speed screening for drug discovery purposes.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Analysis, Medical Care, Medical Imaging Diagnosis Support
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Analysis, Medical Care, Medical Imaging Diagnosis Support
Lpixel provides the AI-powered medical diagnostic imaging support technology "EIRL" and the cloud service "Imacel" which is used in order to improve the efficiency of image analysis. They also offer the service "LP-exam Cloud" that can detect image anomalies in research papers.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Voice/Emotion Recognition, Medical Care, Mental Health Care, ICT Selfcare
Areas of Strength
AI, Voice/Emotion Recognition, Medical Care, Mental Health Care, ICT Selfcare
Smart Medical provides various medical related services and tools for self care. The service "Empath" can recognize the mental state of users through analysis of the voice using algorithms developed by Smart Medical. "Empath" can be used for mental training in sports or for stress checks.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Diagnostic Imaging, IBM Watson, Medical Care, MRI
Areas of Strength
AI, Diagnostic Imaging, IBM Watson, Medical Care, MRI,
MediaMart provides the service "Cardiac MRI Diagnostic Support System (HMDA)". The system uses IBM Watson's visual recognition technology to prevent sudden death due to heart disease. They also develop other services, leveraging AI for MRI analysis.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Medical Care, Endoscopic Diagnostic Systems
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Medical Care, Endoscopic Diagnostic Systems
Cybernet provides comprehensive solutions in various fields such as CAE software, consultation, and engineering education services. In regards to AI they have, in collaboration with a university, developed an endoscopic diagnostic system that enables high-precision diagnosis using machine learning technologies.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Visual Inspection Systems, Pathological Diagnosis
Areas of Strength
AI, Visual Inspection Systems, Pathological Diagnosis
Inspec is a research and development company that develops and manufactures visual inspection equipment for precision-printed circuit boards. They leverage AI technology in their visual inspection device in order to monitor and detect product defects. They have also developed a tool to support pathological diagnosis using AI.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Medical Care, Medical Systems, Software Development
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Medical Care, Medical Systems, Software Development
Toyo Technica provides various solutions such as information and communication systems, machine control, software development support, and medical systems. Their "ClearRead CT" is a software for analyzing chest x-ray CT images using deep learning techniques.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Medical Care, Medical Care Apps, Medical Treatment Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Medical Care, Medical Care Apps, Medical Treatment Analysis
CureApp is working to develop a "Therapeutic Application" to treat diseases not covered by pharmaceuticals or hardware medical devices. The algorithm of the treatment app analyzes each users medical data and provides appropriate treatment advice tailored to the needs of each individual.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Medical Care, MR Support
Areas of Strength
AI, Medical Care, MR Support
itup provides various services such as web consulting and planning, system development and design services. The AI-powered sales/consulting support system for Medical Representatives; "Sen AI", is available since 2016.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Medical Care, Robotics, Nursing Care, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Medical Care, Robotics, Nursing Care, Operational Efficiency
Zenkoukai is engaged in research and development of nursing related solutions and through the launch of a "Nursing Robot and AI Research Lab" they aim to research solutions using AI in the field of nursing care.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Medical Care, Clinical Trial Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Medical Care, Clinical Trial Analysis
Shionogi Pharmaceuticals manufactures and sells various medicines, clinical laboratory medicine devices and others. The company is developing a solution in order to automatize clinical trial analysis by leveraging machine learning.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Healthcare, Fitness, Preventive Healthcare, Apps, Diet
Areas of Strength
AI, Healthcare, Fitness, Preventive Healthcare, Apps, Diet
FiNC specializes in preventive healthcare. "FiNC Diet Tutor" is a personal trainer app where users, on a diet, can receive professional support from sport trainers and nutritionists. The app leverages AI in order to recommend various training programs and others.
Areas of Strength
AI, Personal Trainer, Healthcare, Diet, Apps
Life Log Technologies app "Calo Meal" is a personal trainer powered by AI. Users can on a daily base easily track ingested nutrients and calories, weight, and body fat. The AI can also predict future body fat and weight based on user information gathered.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Big Data, Shogi, Mental Healthcare
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Big Data, Shogi, Mental Healthcare
Otafuku Lab provides AI, machine learning and big data services. In addition to a shogi AI they have also developed a mental health check service, leveraging machine learning technologies.

News/Media related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Natural Language Processing, News, Media
Areas of Strength
AI, Natural Language Processing, News, Media
Smart News is developing and operating smartphone apps as well as internet services. Smart News, a smartphone app, uses AI to automatically collect and categorize the latest news for each individual user.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, News, Media
Areas of Strength
AI, News, Media
Gunosy provides the famous news app "Gunosy" and "NewsPass", using AI technology to automatically evaluate and classify articles based on the interest and preferences of each individual user.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Image/Video Monitoring, SNS Automatic Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Image/Video Monitoring, SNS Automatic Analysis
Spectee provides a "SNS Flash News" service that allows the user to automatically monitor, analyze and categorize images and videos that have been uploaded to social networks around the world. The service is used by news media to quickly find information about newsworthy events and incidents.

Security/Crime Prevention related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, IoT, Voice/Image Recognition, Security, Smart Housing
Areas of Strength
AI, IoT, Voice/Image Recognition, Security, Smart Housing
Seltech is developing a Connected Industry Platform using AI together with next-generation network security solutions. Two of their services are "FOXvisor", an information security product and an AI service named "VAIS".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Big Data Analysis, Digital Risk, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition/Detection, Data Mining
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Big Data Analysis, Digital Risk, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition/Detection, Data Mining
Eltes provides big data analysis solutions for risk detection. In addition to their "Internal Risk Intelligence Service" which automatically can detect internal fraud, they also provide a service named "AI Activity Analytics" for improved business operations.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Monitoring Systems, Monitoring of Internet Bulleting Boards/SNS, Self-learning Monitoring Systems
Areas of Strength
AI, Monitoring Systems, Monitoring of Internet Bulleting Boards/SNS, Self-learning Monitoring Systems
E-Guardian provides internet bulletin board and SNS automatic monitoring services. They provide an AI-powered monitoring system, named "E-trident" and the self-learning monitoring system "Roka Solution".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Security, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Security, Operational Efficiency
Macnica Networks offers a variety of corporate use IT solutions and offer AI consulting support.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Robotic Cameras, Automatic Crime Prevention, Automatic Monitoring
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotic Cameras, Automatic Crime Prevention, Automatic Monitoring
Earth Eyes has developed the AI-powered robotic camera "Earth Eyes". The camera is intended to be used for automatic monitoring and detection of anomalies in retail stores as well for use in medical and nursing care.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Prevention of unauthorized access, Security, Spam Bot Prevention
Areas of Strength
AI, Prevention of unauthorized access, Security, Spam Bot Prevention
CAPY provides tools that can be used to protect websites from unauthorized logins. One of their services, the next-generation anti-spam tool "Capy Avatar Capture", prevents unauthorized logins from spam bots.

Real Estate related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Real Estate, Consulting, Buying/Selling, Automatic Real Estate Assessments
Areas of Strength
AI, Real Estate, Consulting, Buying/Selling, Automatic Real Estate Assessments
Fantas Technology offers a studio apartment purchase service called "Hayagai". Their in-house developed AI can automatically make assesments of studio apartments. "Hayagai" enables direct buying and selling of apartments based on the studio apartment assement values provided by the Hayagai system.
Areas of Strength
AI, Real Estate, Rental Information, Apps
Ultimate Research Institute is providing a portal site for apartment rentals. Their app "Uchikomi!kun AI" leverages AI technology in order to match users with apartments that match their preferences.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Real Estate, Investments, Big Data, Prediction and Forecasting
Areas of Strength
AI, Real Estate, Investments, Big Data, Prediction and Forecasting
Leeway's real estate investment platform "Gate"can predict profitability from real estate investments by predicting risks such as the availability of apartments or rent price movements. They are also developing a solution for real estate operators named "Gate.Business Plan" that leverages the analytics function of "Gate". The predictions of the platforms are based on a vast amount of historic real estate investment data.

Finance related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Finance, Trading, Operation Automation, Market Prediction and Forecasting
Areas of Strength
AI, Finance, Trading, Operation Automation, Market Prediction and Forecasting
Alpaca Japan is a developer of financial products using AI and Big Data technology. Services include "Alpaca Argo", a platform for market forecasting, and "Alpaca Forecast" which enables automatic financial trading operations.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Robotic Advisors, Finance, Asset Management
Areas of Strength
AI, Robotic Advisors, Finance, Asset Management
WealthNavi leverages AI technology in order to automatize and make asset management task more efficient and productive.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Prediction and Forecasting, Big Data, Finance, Investments, Insurance, Electronic Commerce
Areas of Strength
AI, Prediction and Forecasting, Big Data, Finance, Investments, Insurance, Electronic Commerce
The service of Metaps;"LaPlace" can make forecasts on money flows based on business and market data. The service can be applied to investments, loans, insurance, electronic commerce and other fields.

Chatbots/Interactive systems related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Chatbots, Consulting
Areas of Strength
AI, Chatbots, Consulting
ConU's platform "Hachidori" allows you to create chatbots without need for programming skills. They also offer chatbot management and consulting support.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Natural Language Processing, Auto-response systems, Chatbots, Client Analysis, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Natural Language Processing, Auto-response systems, Chatbots, Client Analysis, Operational Efficiency
Exiis Lab provides the "CAIWA" series that enables understanding of sentences and conversations. Business efficiencies can be achieved by collection and analysis of client conversations, website contents and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Personal AI, Chatbots, Tourism/Travel, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Personal AI, Chatbots, Tourism/Travel, Apps
Tripla is a planning and management company specializing in IT services for foreign tourists visiting Japan. The "Tripla App Service" is a chatbot service where foreign tourists can ask travel related questions and make reservations. They also provide the "Tripla chatbot"service that hotels or inns can use on their websites.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Business Chat, Chatbots
Areas of Strength
AI, Business Chat, Chatbots
L is B develops, provides and supports cloud services, applications, web systems and IT services. They offer the business chat service "direct" and the chatbot service "daab" that can be used for management and improved efficiency of work operations. They have also developed a "Lost and Found Chat Service" adopted by JR West.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Natural Language Processing, Audio Signal Processing, Smart Speakers, Technology Stacks
Areas of Strength
AI, Natural Language Processing, Audio Signal Processing, Smart Speakers, Technology Stacks
Fairy Devices conducts research and development of various technologies in the field of speech signal processing and natural language processing. One of their services, the auditory platform "Mimi ®" is a technology stack that enables machines to understand a wider range of sounds and communicate with people and machines. The "Fairy I/O ™ series", is a smart speaker for enterprises that can be used to develop voice input systems and develop voice solutions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Natural Language Processing, Communication/Voice Recognition, Interactive Systems、 Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Natural Language Processing, Communication/Voice Recognition, Interactive Systems、 Operational Efficiency
Nextremer provides a automatic communication system with a natural language processing function called "Minarai". The system supports a variety of interfaces for various need, for example the service can be used in online chatbots or in robot guides at retail stores and other facilities. They provide a system called "A.I.Galleria" that recognizes individuals and adjusts the conversational topics and tone for each individual user.
Areas of Strength
AI, Automatic Q&A Systems, Finance, Research
Daiwa Institute of Research is a part of the Daiwa Research Group's general Think Tank and provides various surveys, research and recommendations services, as well as consulting and system integration. In collaboration with Daiwa Securities, they have developed an interactive automatic Q&A service using AI, and they also provide the "Daiwa Fund Wrap Online" service which includes an automatic finance advisor.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Chatbots, Business Support, Personal AI
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Chatbots, Business Support, Personal AI
ConciergeU leverage Natural Language Processing (Natural Language Processing) technologies to develop automatic communication systems such as chatbots. "ConciergeU" is a chatbot platform which allows users without programming skills to easily create chatbots for LINE or Facebook.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots, Call Center, Business Support
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots, Call Center, Business Support
KDDI Evolva is a subsidiary of KDDI Corporation which is developing various communication services such as call center outsourcing and IT solution services. In regards to AI they provide support for construction and operation of chatbots contact centres.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, System Solutions Consulting, Chatbots, Research
Areas of Strength
AI, System Solutions Consulting, Chatbots, Research
Cyber Agent is a media/internet/game company providing services such as the blog service "Ameba", the web TV station "Abema TV" and the smartphone game "Gran Blue Fantasy". In the field of AI, they have set up the AI Lab in order to develop AI solutions for ad tech purposes. They also have a project to provide chatbot related services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image/Voice/Emotion Recognition, Chatbots
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image/Voice/Emotion Recognition, Chatbots
Xware provides various consulting, development, and operation services related to advanced information systems, smart devices, robotics, and AI. In the field of AI, they use various Open Source software together with AI technology from IBM Watson to develop AI solutions for their clients. They also provide the chatbot service "TalkQA"
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Speech/Voice Recognition, Voice Guidance, Synthetic Speech Engines, Operational Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Speech/Voice Recognition, Voice Guidance, Synthetic Speech Engines, Operational Efficiency
AI Inc. is a company that is engaged in the development of products and services related to speech technology. One of their products, the speech synthesis engine "AI Talk" is a service that can synthesize and create a variety of different voices, including emotional expressions. They provide 17 different voice conversations and cover 36 languages.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Chatbots
Sciseed is developing recruiting support services. In addition to providing a "Chat Concierge" for job counseling, they also provide the chatbot making service "AI Chat Supporter" which enables users to create customer support chatbots for the chat service LINE.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Speech/Voice Recognition, Automatic Client Support
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Speech/Voice Recognition, Automatic Client Support
Advanced Media develops products and services focused on speech recognition. Their "AMI Voice" service, leveraging deep learning technology, can be used in various industries such as call centers, hospitals and warehouses, enabling voice-to-text or automatic transcription of verbal conversations.
Areas of Strength
AI, Chatbots, APIs
Intermedia Planning builds network systems, develops software, and conducts various research and development. Their chatbot API creation platform "Repl-AI" allows users to create chatbots without need for programming skills. The system has been used to create a "Garbage Disposal Chatbot" for municipalities in Japan.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI、Chatbots, Natural Language Processing, Text Search, Data Collection and Analysis, Recommend Engines, Personalization
Areas of Strength
AI、Chatbots, Natural Language Processing, Text Search, Data Collection and Analysis, Recommend Engines, Personalization
Jetrun provides the natural dialogue AI platform "STEER AI" and text mining natural language processing engine "Truetext ®"

Education related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Education, Teaching Materials
Areas of Strength
AI, Education, Teaching Materials
Qubena is the provider of the world's first AI-powered teaching material solution "Qubena". The service provides a personalized educational experience which analyzes the strengths and weaknesses and adjusts the learning speed and level to each individual student.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, English Conversation, Dictionary, Apps, TOEIC
Areas of Strength
AI, English Conversation, Dictionary, Apps, TOEIC
Cooori is developing a corporate TOEIC learning program; "Cooori". The program, equipped with AI, analyzes learners habits and learning situations and provides users with learning content adjusted to each individual user.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, English Conversation, Dictionary, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, English Conversation, Dictionary, Apps
Weblio provides English dictionary applications, conversation and translation services, as well as study abroad and overseas assignment support. They provide the free of charge app "English Conversation Nana", which leverages AI to enable users to practice English conversations without need for an English conversation partner.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Handwriting Recognition, English Learning, Automatic Grading
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Handwriting Recognition, English Learning, Automatic Grading
Sinewave develops speech recognition learning applications using AI. One of their services, the "English Speaking Test System SiF" performs automatic, quick and accurate scoring of each reading, writing, listening and speaking tests. The "English Handwriting Recognition System Sif" can also grade handwritten sentences.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Online Learning, Prediction and Forecasting
Areas of Strength
AI, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Online Learning, Prediction and Forecasting
Aidemy offers the online learning service "Aidemy" for people aspiring to become AI engineers. Students can, from their web browser, learn Python coding, deep learning, natural language processing and other AI technologies while practicing coding and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Online Learning, Education Consulting
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Online Learning, Education Consulting
Kikagaku provides AI education where students learn how to apply AI in business, learn about the basics of mathematics, as well as implementation and programming of machine learning models. They provide short-term and long-term courses and "teach4me", an online community where students can learn from and interact with each other.

Text Generation/Processing related AI companies in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Comment Systems, Text String Analysis, Handwriting Recognition
Areas of Strength
AI, Comment Systems, Text String Analysis, Handwriting Recognition
Cogent Labs Co is a startup company consisting of researchers and engineers from more than 15 countries worldwide. Cogent Labs provides the document reference network "Kaidoku", that enables quick retrieval of necessary information and "Tegaki"; a service that transforms handwriting to data.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Comment Systems, Text String Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Comment Systems, Text String Analysis
Quelon provides the AI-powered "QuACS" commenting system. The system can analyze various text elements such as the string of a posting on a site and automatically detect and remove inappropriate information which may result in improved user experiences and cost savings.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Natural Language Processing, Data Analysis, Sentence Analysis, SNS Analysis, Customer Support Data Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Natural Language Processing, Data Analysis, Sentence Analysis, SNS Analysis, Customer Support Data Analysis
Studio Ousia is engaged in technical development and practical applications using Natural Language Processing technologies. One of their services is the "QA ENGINE"which has advanced analytical capabilities and automatically can respond to questions from users. Another service, "Semantic Kernel", can analyze various text contents and be used for contextual ad targeting, customer sentiment tracking or others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Text Analysis, Text Mining
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Text Analysis, Text Mining
AIREV provides the text analysis engine "Cohaku"that can understand the context of a conversation by analyzing the meaning and grammar of spoken words. The system can also be used for automatized tagging.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Operational Efficiency, Digital Transformation, Handwriting Recognition
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Operational Efficiency, Digital Transformation, Handwriting Recognition
The "AI OCR DX Suite" service is provided in order to automatically convert document data into digital data. Their service is used in industries such as banking, life insurance, real estate and advertising.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Sentence Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Sentence Analysis
Acrovision provides various services such as web system development and application development. They are also developing automatic text classification systems, leveraging natural language processing technologies.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Sentence Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Sentence Analysis
Usagee develops web services and develops various software. One of their services is "Hissha no Kimochi kangaeru man", which leverages natural language processing technology in order to draw conclusions from text, as well as "Okyakkuma"; a tool for centralized management of customer and staff interactions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Automatic Text Generation
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Automatic Text Generation
Query Eye provides various planning, research, and development services related to computer technology. Their AI solution "Zero" automatically can create text sentences and has been used for automatic writing of news articles and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Data/Information Analysis, Automatic Information Gathering/Classification, Recommendation Engines
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Data/Information Analysis, Automatic Information Gathering/Classification, Recommendation Engines
Shiroyagi Corporation is providing an information gathering and classifying system named "Kamelio API". The system allows users to collect and classify articles and information according to themes and topics which makes it possible to automatically generate new articles related to a particular theme or topic. The system also has a recommender engine function for articles.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Handwriting Recognition, English Education
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Handwriting Recognition, English Education
Edulab offers the AI-powered handwriting-to-data service "DEEP READ". The company is focused on developing new generation education solutions by leveraging AI and other technologies.

Personal and Corporate Matching related AI services in Japan

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, IoT, OnDemand Manufacturing, Matching
Areas of Strength
AI, IoT, OnDemand Manufacturing, Matching
Kabuku develops various services related to manufacturing, including on-demand manufacturing services. Their service "MMS Connect" leverages AI in order to match companies asking for manufacturing requests with manufacturing service providers.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Matching, Communication Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Matching, Communication Apps
Eureka leverages machine learning technologies in their matching and couple communication apps "Pairs" and "Couples".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Business Matching, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Business Matching, Apps
Chotchy provides video curation apps and video web promotion services. One of the services is "jinkou chinou kon", a dating app that leverages AI in order to match users with other users.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Business Matching, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Business Matching, Apps
Atrae provides a success reward type of job media, a AI business matching app and an organization improvement platform. One of their services is the AI business matching app "yenta", which is a business matching app that leverages AI in order to match and connect business people with similar interests or aspirations.

AI Related Big Corporations

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Communication Robots, Taxi Route Optimization
Areas of Strength
AI, Commuication Robots, Taxi Route Optimization
NTT DoCoMo is, in addition to their regular smartphone and telecommunication services, developing and providing a wide range of AI related services, including the development of interactive AI robots, taxi ride optimization systems and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Monitoring and Inspection
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Monitoring and Inspection
NTT Comware, a part of the NTT Group, develops, manufactures, and operates information and communication systems, software and various other devices. They also provide AI solutions including a image recognition platform for various types of automatic image monitoring or inspection.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Monitoring and Inspection
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition, Monitoring and Inspection
NTT Communications develops cloud, network, voice/video/telephone, and application services related to telecommunications. The AI-powered "Communication Engine COTOHA Virtual Assistant", provide verbal and text based automatic communication services that can be used for customer support and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI,Natural Language Processing, Speech/Voice Recogntion, Knowledge Processing Technology
Areas of Strength
AI,Natural Language Processing, Speech/Voice Recogntion, Knowledge Processing Technology
NTT Data, a member of the NTT Group, develops and provides a number of AI-related services in Japan and overseas. Their AI brand "Corevo" leverage speech recognition technology, natural language processing and other technologies to develop customer interaction , automatized information collection, traffic congestion alleviation and other services.
Areas of Strength
AI, Electronics
Known as an electric appliance manufacturer, Mitsubishi Electric offers a wide range of products such as home appliances, air conditioners, housing equipment and video equipment for personal use, as well as industrial equipment, space systems, and infrastructure systems for corporate use. They leverage deep learning and other AI technologies in order to develop new AI solutions or to improve their existing product solutions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Electronics
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Electronics
Hitachi develops and sells products in a wide range of fields, including consumer electronics, automotive equipment, financial services, information & communications and transportation. They leverage AI in order to improve the efficiency and quality of various business operations.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Electronics
Areas of Strength
AI, Electronics
Toshiba develops and sells various equipment and systems for individuals as well as corporations. They are working on the development of AI in collaboration with other companies or universities.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Manufacturing Robots and Tools
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Manufacturing Robots and Tools
Fanuc is a major industrial robot manufacturer which leverages AI and deep learning technologies to improve the functions and agility of their robots.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Medical Care, Medical Imagining Diagnosis
Areas of Strength
AI, Medical Care, Medical Imagining Diagnosis
Fujifilm provides imaging hardware such as cameras and digital cameras, as well as printing-related systems, recording media and document solutions. In relation to AI, they provide a medical imagining diagnosis tool named "SYNAPSE Case Match"
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Operational Efficiency, Prediction and Forecasting
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Operational Efficiency, Prediction and Forecasting
Nihon Unisys AI service "Rinza" is an open source system that is compatible with other services developed by the company. Rinza leverages machine learning, natural language processing and other technologies, and can be used to create innovative new services or in order to improve productivity of business operations.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Big Data, Data Analysis, Communication Robots, Medical Care
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Big Data, Data Analysis, Communication Robots, Medical Care
Fronteo's "Kibit" provides various data analysis services including internal fraud investigations, market research, and document checking by analyzing electronic records and operation records. Fronteo is known for their AI-powered communication robot "Kibiro" and they also develop healthcare solutions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Manufacturing, Retail, Finance, Marketing, Business Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Manufacturing, Retail, Finance, Marketing, Business Efficiency
NEC provides various IT solutions and hardware including mobile phones, PCs, tablets, and peripherals.Their AI service "NEC the WISE" is combining multiple AI technologies to improve and optimize operations in areas such as manufacturing, logistics, retail, finance and marketing.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Business, Education, Travel, Art, Real Estate, Marriage Services
Areas of Strength
AI, Business, Education, Travel, Art, Real Estate, Marriage Services
Recruit Holdings offers a wide range of services, including business, education, travel, beauty, housing, and marriage support services. In addition to investing in AI-related companies such as Data Robot, they hope to leverage usage of AI within their group companies.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Research, Electronic Commerce
Areas of Strength
AI, Research, Electronic Commerce
Rakuten has been expanding its business in a wide range of fields, including internet shopping, sports, leisure, lifestyle, travel, finance and media. Rakuten has a research and development division called "Rakuten Technical Research Institute", which is used for the development of AI technology to be used by Rakuten and client companies.
Areas of Strength
AI, Analytics Platform, Business Analytics
As a leading company within the field of business analytics, SAS Institute Japan offers a variety of products and services. The AI-powered "SAS Viya" is an open analytics platform capable of addressing a variety of business challenges and can be used for a wide variety of programming languages and applications.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Various AI Solutions, Software, Hardware, IT
Areas of Strength
AI, Various AI Solutions, Software, Hardware, IT
Fujitsu provides various IT software and hardware solutions such as PCs, mobile phones, mobile phones, ubiquitous solution, system memory, electronic components, batteries, etc. Fujitsu offers the "FUJITSU Human Centric AI Zinrai" which can be used for a variety of purposes including cyber attack prevention, client emotion understanding, interactive communication and effecitve placement of security resources.

AI Companies in Japan (Miscellaneous)

  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Big Data, IoT, Manufacturing, Retail, Productivity
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Big Data, IoT, Manufacturing, Retail, Productivity
Abeja has developed the "Abeja Platform", a platform with multiple AI functions. Their service "Abeja Insight" allows various industries to leverage AI in order to analyze and optimize their business operations. They provide various packages such as "Abeja Insight for Retail" , "Abeja Insight for Manufacture", "Abeja Insight for Infrastructure" for different industries and needs.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition/Analysis, Prediction and Forecasting, Big Data, Business Efficiency, Digital Marketing
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition/Analysis, Prediction and Forecasting, Big Data, Business Efficiency, Digital Marketing
PKSHA Technology provides solutions using various AI technologies. Their "PKSHA Vertical Vision" is an image and video recognition engine using deep learning technologies. One other product is "BEDORE" which enables automatic chat or customer support service as well as automatization of various business operations. In addition they are developing various products such as "CELLOR"; a digital marketing tool, and "Predico" which analyze and predict future events using corporate and external data.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Management, Traffic Systems, Manufacturing, Bio Healthcare
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Management, Traffic Systems, Manufacturing, Bio Healthcare
Preferred Networks researches and develop innovative AI solutions in three domains; transportation, manufacturing and bio/healthcare. They cooperate with Toyota to develop autonomous drving and connected cars, and cooperate with Fanuc and Hitachi to apply machine learning and deep learning technologies to robotics and machine tools. Finally, the cooperate with the National Cancer Center of Japan to analyze CT and MR medical images, and also to develop systems to allow early diagnosis of cancer using blood samples.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition/Diagnosis
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Recognition/Diagnosis
Morpho offers a wide range of image/video related software for smartphones and other platforms. Morpho is specialized in image and video imagining technology and leverages deep learning and other AI technologies to provide image/video noise reduction and stabilization services, object tracking and detections services and other services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Personal AI, Fashion, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Personal AI, Fashion, Apps
Sensy provides the personal AI platform "SENSY". Some of their services are SENSY CLOSET(, an AI-powered fashion recommendation service, SENSY MD; a demand forecast engine, and SENSY BOT; a chatbot service.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, SaaS Systems, Annotation Tools, AI Platform/div>
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, SaaS Systems, Annotation Tools, AI Platform
Leapmind offers the "DeLTA" series which enables users to build deep learning models wihout the need for advanced knowledge and programming skills. In addition they provide hardware and data labeling support tools to speed up and make it easily to make use of deep learning models.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Chatbots, Access Analytics, SNS Analysis, User Behavior Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Chatbots, Access Analytics, SNS Analysis, User Behavior Analysis
User-Local's business is focused on the web access analytics tool "User Insight" and the social media analysis tool "Social Insight" that visualizes user behavior on the web. They provide a variety of AI-powered services such as chatbots, forecasting, face recognition and other services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analytics, Consulting, Manufacturing
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analytics, Consulting, Manufacturing
XCompass provides the co-creation AI platform "IX (Intelligence EXchange)" which allows user to easily develop AI solutions in cooperation with others users with different specialities and capabilities. They also provide AI consulting services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Marketing, Advertising, Business Efficiency, Prediction and Forecasting
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Marketing, Advertising, Business Efficiency, Prediction and Forecasting
Engineered Intelligence provides AI consulting services in areas such as image processing, natural language generation and forecasting. They have a development center in India and provide their services on a global level.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Medical Care, Drug Discovery, Anomality Detection, Robotics
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Medical care, Drug Discovery, Anomality Detection, Robotics
ISP provides various AI system solutions, some of their services are "gLupe"; a product inspection software, the automatic monitoring system"SENLI"and the infrastructure monitoring system "hibi koko". They also develop solutions for various areas such as medicine, space technology, and telecommunications.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Big Data Analytics, Artificial Brain
Areas of Strength
AI, Big Data Analytics, Artificial Brain
SOINN is developing the self-learning AGI-type artificial brain "SOINN" which can be used for a variety of purposes such as automatic classification or forecasting or be used for automatic operation of various machines or devices.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Image Recognition, Customer Behavior Analytics
Areas of Strength
AI, Image Recognition, Customer Behavior Analytics
TIS offers a variety of solutions utilizing AI, as an example they have a developed a service in order to analyze consumer behavior and they have also invested in AI company Kokopelli which provides a loan review model using AI.
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Analysis, Business Efficiency
Technos Data Science Engineering provides consulting, analytics and engineering services.The AI-powered platform "Scorobo" which can be used in industries such as finance, marketing or manufacturing for forecasting, client analysis, operation optimization, detection of anomalies and others.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, IoT, AI Monitoring Camera, Voice/Image Analytics, Real Time Monitoring, Business Efficiency
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, IoT, AI Monitoring Camera, Voice/Image Analytics, Real Time Monitoring, Business Efficiency
OPTiM provides a number of AI related solutions for industries such as agriculture, medicine, fisheries, manufacturing and retail. They develop solutions for AI-powered retail stores such as "OPTiM AI Store" and the image analysis service "OPTiM AI Camera"
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Consulting, Integrated Development
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Consulting, Integrated Development
UEI Corporation provides AI related consulting, hardware, and data sets to be used for deep learning projects. They are developing the deep learning platform Deep Analyzer
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Speech/Voice Analytics, AI Self-learning Systems, Speech Systems, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Speech/Voice Analytics, AI Self-learning Systems, Speech Systems, Apps
Shannon Lab provides various AI consulting and solutions services for purposes such as automatized text generation and sentiment analysis.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, AI Education, AI Platforms
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, AI Education, AI Platforms
SIOS provides innovative software solutions and one example of their machine learning powered solutions is"SIOS iQ", a virtual platform for analysis of different business problems.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, SNS Analytics, Social Media Risk Assesment, Image and Data Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, SNS Analytics, Social Media Risk Assesment, Image and Data Analysis
Data Section provides social media analysis, social media risk countermeasures, image analysis, online data collection and analysis solutions development services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Analytics, Fintech
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Analytics, Fintech
Second Xight offers the analytics platform "Skyfox" which makes enables quick and easy creation of effective machine learning models.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Human Resources, HR Services, Recruitment Management
Areas of Strength
AI, Human Resources, HR Services,Recruitment Management
Bizreach provides various HR services, including the operation of the job site Bizreach and a media for human resources. One service provided by Bizreach is "Hrmos". an AI-powered HR management tool that automatizes HR tasks such as recruitment, expenses tracking, evaluations and others, resulting in better HR decisions based on data rather than personal connections or feelings.
Areas of Strength
AI, Debugging, Bugs
The Hearts United Group cooperate with other group companies to develop debugging, media and creative businesses. In their debugging business, they leverage AI together with a wealth of bug data to create new software solutions.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Brain, Research
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial Brain, Research
Dwango AI Lab is an in-house research Institute of Dwango, the company behind the video platform "niko niko doga", games and other entertainment services. They work to create a general purpose AGI type of AI using a "Whole Brain" approach.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Consulting, Support, Business Investment
Areas of Strength
AI, Consulting, Support, Business Investment
Sigmaxyz provides consulting and investment services. Their AI consulting service is named the "AI Integration & Deployment Program".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Business Development, Market Creation
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Business Development, Market Creation
ISP Networks is engaged in business development and market creation in various fields such as AI and medical care. They provide AI related seminars and training as well as AI planning, development and consulting services.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Center
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Data Center
Sakura Internet provides internet services utilizing top-class data centers in Japan and provide cloud and services suitable for machine learning, deep learning or and/or Big Data projects.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, IoT, Beekeeping Support Systems, Automatic Image Inspection System
Areas of Strength
AI, IoT, Beekeeping Support Systems, Automatic Image Inspection System
Ad Dice offers various services combining IoT and AI technologies. Some of their AI related services are:"Bee Sensing"; an automated beekeeping support system and "HORUS AI"; an automated medical or manufacturing image inspection system and "SEE GAUGE"; a system that automatically can track facility operations and predict accidents or machine failures.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Big Data, Data Analytics
Areas of Strength
AI, Big Data, Data Analytics
Okwave operates the Q&A site "OKWAVE" and leverages their vast amount of data together with AI to provide a knowledge support system named "OKBIZ. AI Knowledge" to their corporate clients.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Behavioral Analysis, Image Analysis, Pet and Animal Behavior
Areas of Strength
AI, Behavioral Analysis, Image Analysis, Pet and Animal Behavior
Anicall focus on emotion and movement tracking of animals such as pets or cows, leveraging AI and IoT technologies. Users or breeders can track the behavior of their animals through apps developed by Anicall.
Areas of Strength
AI, Consulting
Intage Technosphere, an independent technology division of Intage, is a provider of various marketing research solutions. They provide AI consulting services while leveraging their strengths in the areas of marketing and IT.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Big Data, Data Collection and Analysis
Areas of Strength
AI, Big Data, Data Collection and Analysis
Keywalker is focused on collection analysis of Big Data and provide "Web Crawler"; an AI-powered system that gathers and classify data from various sites on the web.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Iot, Blockchain, Apps, Project Management
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Iot, Blockchain, Apps, Project Management
Curious Vehicle provides various solutions leveraging technologies such as AI, IoT, and blockchain. They provide an AI-powered project management tool named "Commu".
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Machine Learning, Big Data, Fashion, Animation, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Machine Learning, Big Data, Fashion, Animation, Apps
Topology provides web, IT and AI related services. Among their AI services they provide the app "Try Eyes" which allows users to try out colored contact lenses. They also provide a tool named "AI Creator" which allows users to easily remove background from photos.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Data Analytics, Dairy and Livestock Farming, Data Analysis, Cloud Service, Apps
Areas of Strength
AI, Data Analytics, Dairy and Livestock Farming, Data Analysis, Cloud Service, Apps
Farmnote provides cloud services specializing in dairy and livestock farming. One of their services is a cloud based herd management system named "Farmnote". They also offer a cloud and an AI based heat detection system called "Farmnote Color" and apps from where breeders can check the status of their cattle.
  • Areas of Strength
    AI, Text Data Analysis, Natural Language Processing Engine, User Behavior Analytics
Areas of Strength
AI, Text Data Analysis, Natural Language Processing Engine, User Behavior Analytics
Mynd offers various services such as "Mynd+Magnet", "Mynd+Lens" and Mynd+Knife, using natural language processing technology for automatic collection and classification of text, recommendation engines for text and others.