2018. 10. 09

Notice of investment in Synplogen Inc.

Spiber has invested 100 million yen in Synplogen Inc., and consequently Spiber’s Executive Officer Junichi Sugahara has been appointed as Representative Director of Synplogen from September 22, 2018. Synplogen is a DNA synthesis startup engaged in research and development of cutting edge DNA synthesis technologies, and offers DNA synthesis services as well.


The announcement from Synplogen can be read here (Japanese only).


2018. 09. 12

Goldwin SKI JACKET prototype nominated for the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018 award

Goldwin’s SKI JACKET prototype, which utilizes Spiber’s Q/QMONOS (logo)™ synthetic spider silk, has been nominated for the Fashion category of the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018 award, hosted by The Design Museum, London.


* Note:
 “Q/QMONOS (logo)™” is a trademark of Spiber Inc., registered in the US (registration number 5494811) and in the EU (registration number 012052684).




Details can be found here.


2018. 08. 09

Summer vacation notice

Please be aware that our office will be closed from August 11 to August 19. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.


2018. 07. 27

Company Information Session in Tokyo

Spiber will hold a company information session and roundtable discussion on the following date:


[Time and Place]
September 1, 2018 from 4:00PM (reception from 3:45PM) until 6:00PM in Tokyo*
*Successful applicants will be sent further details at a later date.


Applications will be open until August 24, 2018. If the number of applications exceeds the number of available spaces, successful applicants will be chosen randomly and notified by August 28, 2018. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified. We appreciate your understanding.


We look forward to sharing our vision, initiative, and way of thinking with you.


The application process is now closed. Thank you for your interest in this event.


2018. 06. 29

Announcement of Third-Party Allocation of New Shares Worth a Total of 200 million yen

In order to continue its research and development endeavors and scale up operations to prepare for mass production, Spiber Inc. has received 200​ ​million yen through third-party allocation​ ​of new shares to​ ​MUFG Bank, Ltd. Following the issuance of these new shares, the company’s total capital has increased to ​17.44366 billion yen (including capital reserves).


2018. 06. 18

Company Information Session in Tsuruoka

Spiber will hold a company information session and roundtable discussion on the following date:


[Time and Place]
August 11, 2018 from 9:30AM (reception from 9:15AM) until 11:30AM in Tsuruoka, Yamagata*
*Successful applicants will be sent further details at a later date.


Applications will be open until July 31, 2018. If the number of applications exceeds the number of available spaces, successful applicants will be chosen randomly and notified by August 3, 2018. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified. We appreciate your understanding.


We look forward to sharing our vision, initiative, and way of thinking with you.


The application process is now closed. Thank you for your interest in this event.


2018. 06. 15

Kazuhide Sekiyama to speak at Link-J seminar

Spiber’s Representative Executive Officer, Kazuhide Sekiyama, will deliver a lecture at a seminar hosted by Life Science Innovation Network Japan (Link-J). The lecture topic will be ‘Proteins As A Solution – A New Industrial Ecosystem’.


The seminar application page and details can be found here (Japanese only).