2014. 12. 17

Representative Executive Officer Sekiyama Will Hold a Lecture Presentation in Bio-Cluster Formation Promotion Project Workshop

On January 15th, 2015, Representative Executive Officer Kazuhide Sekiyama will give a lecture presentation in the Bio-Cluster Formation Promotion Project Workshop at the Tsuruoka Metabolome Cluster Lecture Hall.
He will give a lecture presentation on the theme “The Grand Challenge of the Industrialization of QMONOS Synthetic Spider Silk.”


【Date and time】
January 15, 2015, 13:30~15:30
【Place】
Tsuruoka Metabolome Cluster Lecture Hall


Details can be found here.


2014. 11. 13

Representative Executive Officer Sekiyama Will Hold a Lecture Presentation at AICOS (Akiba Innovation College Open Seminar)

On December 10, 2014, Representative Executive Officer Kazuhide Sekiyama will give a lecture presentation in AICOS (Akiba Innovation College Open Seminar) at Akihabara Daibiru on the theme “Functional Material of the Industrial Revolution” and hold a discussion session with the moderator, Mr. Kenichiro Senoo.


【Date and time】
December 10, 2014, 18:30~20:30
【Place】
Akihabara Daibiru 5F Conference floor 5C meeting room
(Social gathering at Academic-Industrial Social Zone)


Details can be found here.
Access details can be found here.


2014. 11. 11

Representative Executive Officer Sekiyama Will Hold a Lecture Presentation at CSC Japan Conference 2014

On November 18, 2014, Representative Executive Officer Kazuhide Sekiyama will give a lecture presentation at the CSC Japan Conference 2014 on the theme “The Grand Challenge of the Industrialization of QMONOS Synthetic Spider Silk.”


【Date and time】
November 18, 2014, 9:30~17:00
【Place】
The Capitol Hotel Tokyu. Ballroom “Ho’oh”


Details can be found here.


2014. 11. 04

Business Acceleration toward Globalization by Initiation of ImPACT and Fund-Raising of 2,550 Million Yen

Spiber Inc. has started the R&D program “Industrial material revolution based on high-performance structural protein” whose project manager (PM) is Mr. Takane Suzuki (former board member of Kojima Industries Corporation). As a result of the official approval of Impulsing Paradigm Change through disruptive Technologies (ImPACT) established by the Cabinet Office on October 2, Spiber Inc. was appointed to and selected as a core research institute.
Furthermore, for system construction promotion towards R&D and globalization, Spiber implemented the allocation of new third party shares totaling 2,550 million yen as of October 31. The capital after the increase is 2,055.33 million yen (capital reserve 2,045.33 million yen).


Details can be found here.


2014. 10. 17

Representative Executive Officer Sekiyama Will Hold a Lecture Presentation at NEDO Forum 2014 in Tohoku

On October 30, 2014, the NEDO Forum 2014 in Tohoku (hosted by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)) will be held at the Sendai City Information & Industrial Plaza (AER 5F 1-3-1 Chuo Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi). Spiber Representative Executive Officer Kazuhide Sekiyama will give a lecture presentation on the theme “The Grand Challenge of Industrialization of QMONOS Synthetic Spider Silk” as an applied example of a NEDO project.


Details can be found here.


2014. 09. 29

Construction of New Facility

Spiber Inc. and Kojima Industries Corporation have commenced the construction of a new facility to house the next-generation QMONOS™ pilot production line.
In addition, on September 26 the two companies founded “Xpiber Inc.” (headquartered in Tsuruoka City, Yamagata Prefecture) as a joint venture to further expand their partnership.
Details can be found here.


2014. 08. 08

Notice of Temporary Closure

We would like to inform you that we will be closed from August 9 to 17. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.