Announcement of ZMP Global Expansion - Business Development in China on July 25th at ZMP World 2019
-ZMP Global Expansion - Business Development in China-
ZMP Inc. in Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo (CEO, Hisashi Taniguchi) with the aim of developing business in China, made a basic agreement with Jie Chen establishing a joint venture in China.
ZMP's mission, “to create and empower new lifestyles by enabling free movement of people and goods” is to be focussed not only in Japan but also globally and ZMP will expand its business globally in the future.
Aiming for business development in China, the joint venture will start with the sales and maintenance of ZMP's logistics support robot CarriRo® in China. In addition, we will further expand ZMP products and services to the Chinese market, including the delivery robot CarriRo® Deli and an Autonomous Driving bus. In the future, we will consider developing new products and services.
This joint venture will work towards the realization of this mission in China by partnering with Jie Chen who is working with the latest technologies.
Jie Chen completed M.E. and PhD. degrees from the University of Electro-Communications (UEC), Tokyo, Japan in 1991 and 1994, respectively. He was a Research Associate in UEC in 1994 and was a Research Project Leader in Advanced IC Development Center, Yozan Inc., Tokyo, Japan from 1995 to 1997. He worked as an Associate Professor in the Network System Laboratory, the Graduate School of Information Systems, UEC, during 1998 to 2001.In 2001, he was selected as a scientist of CAS Program.He is now a Director Professor of the Institute of Microelectronics, CAS and a Professor of the Graduate School of CAS. His current research interests include SOC design for Software-Defined-Radio (SDR), Digital Communications (CDMA and OFDM) and Data Compression.
The joint venture will be jointly announced with Jie Chen at ZMP World 2019, which is scheduled from July 23rd to July 26th, 2019.
Day 3: Press release on July 25th (Thursday)
・ From 10:50 am to 11:10 am
ZMP Global Expansion - Business Development in China
Professor Jie Chen, Deputy CTO, Institute of Microelectronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Hisashi Taniguchi, CEO, ZMP Inc.
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