The Canon Group conducts business in more than 220 countries and regions around the world.
Today, sales outside of Japan account for more than 80% of Canon’s consolidated net sales.
To ensure that the research work from Canon’s global R&D locations expands into businesses, Canon’s developers actively collaborate and engage in exchanges with external research institutes.
1. Canon Research Centre France S.A.S.
Areas of focus: Development of network and communication technologies for transmission and connectivity to high-quality, high-volume video data; video data processing; and security camera systems and technologies
2. Canon Medical Research Europe Ltd.
Areas of focus: R&D of clinical decision support systems and AI automation
3. Canon Production Printing Netherlands B.V.
Areas of focus: R&D of large format commercial printers, medium and high speed printers for office use, consumables, etc.
4. Milestone Systems A/S
Areas of focus: Development of video management solutions
5. Axis Communications AB
Areas of focus: Development of network video solutions
6. BriefCam Ltd.
Areas of focus: Development of video analytics solutions for rapid video review and search, face recognition, real-time alerting and quantitative video insights
7. Canon Medical Systems Corporation
Otawara (Tochigi), Japan
Areas of focus: R&D of medical devices and systems, etc.
8. Canon Medical Research USA, Inc.
Illinois and Ohio, USA
Areas of focus: R&D of core system physics, data acquisition, and image reconstruction hardware and software for medical devices and systems
9. Healthcare Optics Research Lab.
Area of focus: Development of novel minimally invasive medical devices for image guided diagnosis and therapies
R&D Areas, Development of digital cameras, etc.
Development of inkjet printers, large-format printers and inkjet chemical products
R&D Areas, R&D of production equipment and dies, R&D of semiconductor devices, etc., and Network camera development
Development of quality management technologies
Development of medical devices
Development of displays and next-generation devices
Development of semiconductor devices
R&D of electrophotographic technologies
R&D of optical technologies