Researchers

Shinichi Taniguchi

Department:

Director, Member of the Board

Biography:

2018–present
In my current job

2014–2018
Posted to Toyota InfoTechnology Center, U.S.A., Inc. (California)
2008–2014
Posted back to Toyota Motor Corporation
2005–2008
Posted to Toyota Technical Center, USA (Michigan. Currently known as Toyota Motor North America, Inc.)
1989
Joined Toyota Motor Corporation after finishing a graduate program in electronics engineering.

At Toyota, I was responsible for taking the lead in developing and commercializing infotainment systems such as ITS-related systems, on-board multimedia systems and telematic systems, and products related to these systems, as well as systems incorporating applications that use radio waves such as smart key systems and immobilizers.

NO CHALLENGE, NO INNOVATION.
I will continue to tackle new trials and challenges, with the strong belief that a steady learning process, including failure and hardships, serves as the source of new inspiration, and that connecting technologies will enrich people's lifestyles and society as a whole through mobility.

Biography

2018–present
In my current job

2014–2018
Posted to Toyota InfoTechnology Center, U.S.A., Inc. (California)
2008–2014
Posted back to Toyota Motor Corporation
2005–2008
Posted to Toyota Technical Center, USA (Michigan. Currently known as Toyota Motor North America, Inc.)
1989
Joined Toyota Motor Corporation after finishing a graduate program in electronics engineering.

At Toyota, I was responsible for taking the lead in developing and commercializing infotainment systems such as ITS-related systems, on-board multimedia systems and telematic systems, and products related to these systems, as well as systems incorporating applications that use radio waves such as smart key systems and immobilizers.