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JDSC Co., Ltd.

  • Representative Director, CEO:
    Satoshi Erdos Kato

COMPANY PROFILE

Leveraging data science to create positive impact on profit margins.

Japan Data Science Consortium, JDSC, is a professional firm focusing on bottom-line impact, especially in the area of supply chain management. Through formulating, unifying, and utilizing data between companies, JDSC aims to “Upgrade Japan”. - Demand forecasting by SKU can optimize logistics costs in the areas of assortment, pricing, and inventory.- Enhance training effectiveness and efficiency by automating the training process.To positively impact bottom-lines, it is necessary to increase human productivity supported by AI, instead of replacing human labor by AI. To that end, JDSC provides modules and comprehensive support – from system construction to corporate process transformation in a way that the AI system generates profits for the client.

COMPANY STORY

Origin

JDSC’s management team founded the consortium in 2014 to leverage the lessons they learned from the corporate process transformation through data utilization from their experience at P&G and McKinsey. To grow as a business, the consortium has been reorganized as a corporation.

Strength

JDSC leverages technology from the Koshitsuka laboratory at The University of Tokyo III/GSII, IoT and data utilization and the Tanaka laboratory in the University of Tokyo Department of Systems Innovation. The team also comprises of members with technical and business expertise in AI and Blockchain.

UTEC’s value add

UTEC supports JDSC with its business model development, strategy formulation, operational excellence and finance.
  • Optimize delivery route by predicting home absence

  • Automate picture reading and processing