• Kazuko Lillie

JBiG Week! - Murata

Day 4 of JBiG (Japanese Business in Georgia) Week! All week long we will be highlighting our 2020 JBiG companies and their products! Use this knowledge to try our JBiG trivia quiz to win a cool prize and learn more about interesting facts about Japanese businesses in Georgia here!

Without further ado, here is our next company...Murata Electronics!

Murata is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture ceramic passive electronic components, wireless connectivity modules, and power conversion technologies.

Since its establishment in 1944, Murata has contributed to the advancement of society and the evolution of the electronics industry. Our innovations can be found in a wide range of applications from healthcare devices, mobile phones, home appliances, automotive mobility electronics, and energy management systems to wearables.

Aspiring to the slogan, “Innovator in Electronics,” 74,000+ Murata employees strive every day to develop new technologies and “world’s first” innovations and products that help shape the future of our global, sustainable society.

Product Lineup: Capacitors, Batteries, noise/EMI suppression filters, inductors, resonators, RF components, connectivity solutions, sensors, DC-DC converters, AC-DC power supplies, RFID/NFC technologies & more.

Murata encourages the development of our future innovators by raising global awareness for the importance of studies in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in order to sustain continuous improvement in our shared world.

Murata employees visit schools around the world sharing the type of work that engineers do and the positive difference they can make in society. The famous Murata robot family was developed as Research and Development tools to help promote our message of inspiration to students by demonstrating various technologies in a very visual, engaging and educational way. MURATA BOY, a bicycle-riding robot, MURATA GIRL, a unicycle-riding robot, and the Murata Cheerleaders have stimulated children’s curiosity in science and technology and show how important the work of an engineer is, and the importance of never giving up. Murata aims to be the kind of company that enables children to have high hopes and dreams. Now it’s your turn to get inspired and follow your dreams. Watch the “Inspiring future innovators” video to learn about Murata’s STEM initiatives here:

For more information about Murata, please visit their website: www.murata.com