Embracing the tradition of Japanese craftsmanship and quality, TRI-AD will create the world’s best software for automotive safety and autonomy. Let’s work together as one team to make the dream a reality.
TOYOTA Research Institute Advanced Development
Advanced development of software for Toyota’s automated driving.
【Objectives of establishment】
-Create a straight line from research-to-commercialization, leveraging data-handling capabilities and the results of software development.
-Strengthen coordination with TRI and efficiently link research results to product development.
-Strengthen collaboration within the Toyota Group in the domains of research and advanced development.
-Recruit and employ top-level engineers globally, while cultivating and coordinating the strong talent within the Toyota Group.
3-10 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN (from July 2019)
*Temporary office: 2-1-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
50 million yen (Investment ratio: Toyota 90 percent; Aisin 5 percent; Denso 5 percent)
CEO and representative director: James Kuffner
Chairman, Board of Directors (pending): Gill Pratt
Representative director: Hiroaki Okuchi
Director: Ken Koibuchi
Auditor: Tatsuro Ueda