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Sony CSL at Maker Faire Rome
The exhibition of Sony Computer Science Laboratories opens at Maker Faire 2022
06 Oct, 2022
From today until October 9, Sony Computer Science Laboratories will exhibit at the 10th edition of Maker Faire 2022 with stands dedicated to technology for smart cities, sustainable development, the relationship between AI and art and much more
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Further Humanitarian Aid
Sony Group Further Supports Humanitarian Relief for Ukraine Emergency. 1 million U.S. dollars donation to UNICEF’s “Learning Passport”
04 Aug, 2022
Sony Group (“Sony”) continues to make contributions and product donations to support humanitarian aid efforts for the affected populations in Ukraine and in neighboring countries.
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Sony AI Wins 2022 ACM SIGAI Industry Award for Excellence in Artificial Intelligence
27 Jul, 2022
Sony AI, established with the mission to unleash human imagination and creativity with artificial intelligence (AI), today announced that it has received the 2022 ACM SIGAI Industry Award for Excellence in Artificial Intelligence (AI) for its recent breakthrough in AI, Gran Turismo Sophy™ (GT Sophy).
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Sony Research Award Program
‘Sony Research Award Program’ Now Accepting Submissions focused on Emerging and Innovative Technological Development
15 Jul, 2022
Sony Group Corporation (Sony) announced today that it is now accepting submissions for its Sony Research Award Program, currently in its seventh year. The program provides funding for projects researching emerging and innovative technologies in collaboration with Sony’s own research groups, and is open to universities and, starting this year, to other research institutions such as government research institutes and nonprofit organizations.
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Flow Machines
Sony Computer Science Laboratories Launches AI-Assisted Music Production App, Flow Machines, in Europe
22 Jun, 2022
Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as Sony CSL) announced today the launch of an AI-assisted music production app, Flow Machines, in Europe.
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Sony Computer Science Laboratories unveils “DrumGAN,” An AI-powered Drum Sound Generation Technology
22 Jun, 2022
Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc. (hereinafter "Sony CSL") has developed DrumGAN, a technology that uses AI to generate drum sounds.
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Sony Computer Science Laboratories opens a new research centre in Italy: Sony CSL Rome
16 Jun, 2022
Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc. (Headquarters: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO Hiroaki Kitano; hereinafter referred to as Sony CSL) will today officially open its second branch office in Europe, Sony CSL Rome.
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Road to Zero
Sony accelerates target to achieve a zero environmental footprint by ten years
18 May, 2022
Tokyo, Japan - Sony Group Corporation (“Sony”) is accelerating its goal of achieving carbon neutrality throughout the entire value chain, including scopes 1 to 3, by ten years from 2050 to 2040, and its target for achieving 100% renewable energy in its own operations also by ten years, from 2040 to 2030.
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Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine
Further Support to Humanitarian Relief for Ukraine Emergency
31 Mar, 2022
The Sony Group is providing additional support to humanitarian relief efforts to assist the affected population in Ukraine and in neighboring countries.
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Sony CSL Rome and S+T+ARTS
Sony Computer Science Laboratories Rome enter the heart of the S+T+ARTS project: the artist residencies are underway
03 Mar, 2022
Sony Computer Science Laboratories (Sony CSL) is preparing to launch one of the very first activities carried out at its new laboratory in Rome: these are the artist residencies promoted as part of the European project S+T+ARTS | Repairing the Present and managed in collaboration with MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts.
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Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine
Donation to Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine Emergency
02 Mar, 2022
Sony Group Corporation (“Sony”) today announced the donation of a total of 2 million U.S. dollars to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the international NGO, Save the Children, in order to provide humanitarian aid to the affected populations in Ukraine and countries in the region.
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Breakthrough in AI
Sony AI Unveils Gran Turismo Sophy™, a Breakthrough in AI
09 Feb, 2022
February 9, 2022 – Sony AI, together with Polyphony Digital Inc. (PDI) and Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE), today announced a breakthrough in artificial intelligence (AI) called Gran Turismo Sophy (“GT Sophy”) - the first superhuman AI agent to outrace the world’s best drivers of the highly realistic PlayStation® racing simulation game, Gran TurismoTM (GT) Sport. GT Sophy aims to deliver new AI-powered gaming experiences to players around the world.
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Sony Exhibits at CES® 2022
05 Jan, 2022
Sony will exhibit at CES® 2022, taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada and online from Wednesday, January 5 (PST).
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Selected for CDP’s A List
Sony Recognized as a Climate Change and Water Security Leader - Selected for CDP’s A List
15 Dec, 2021
Tokyo, Japan — Sony Group Corporation (Sony) announced today that it has been included in the CDP’s A-List, a distinction which recognizes Sony as a leader in efforts to address climate change and achieve water security. This is the sixth time Sony has made the A List in the climate change, and the fifth in the water security.
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‘Waste Age’ exhibition
Sony to participate in ‘Waste Age’ exhibition at the Design Museum
01 Nov, 2021
Sony Europe has announced participation in the new ‘Waste Age’ exhibition at the Design Museum, London. Running until 20th February 2022 the exhibition will explore the role of design in the current environmental crisis and how design can help shape a better future.
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Maker Faire Rome
Sony to showcase innovations at Maker Faire Rome 2021 as official Gold Partner
08 Oct, 2021
Hiroaki Kitano, President and CEO of Sony Computer Science Laboratories, delivers speech at the Opening Conference.
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AITRIOS™
Sony to Launch Edge AI Platform Service AITRIOS™ To Streamline the Development and Implementation of AI Camera-Driven Sensing Solutions
06 Oct, 2021
Atsugi, Japan — Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation (“Sony”) announced today that its AITRIOS™ edge AI sensing platform will launch in Japan, the U.S. and Europe starting from late 2021. Sony is now widely recruiting corporate partners, inviting their involvement in the development and implementation of AI camera-driven and other sensing solutions that will make the most of this platform.
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Sony and sustainability
Sony Group ESG Briefing FY2021: Evolving Sustainability Management: Initiatives to Create Value Through Sony’s Business
15 Sep, 2021
At its ESG Briefing held today, Sony outlined the evolution of its sustainability management, focusing on initiatives that aim to create social value through its diverse business activities and technology.
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Press Release
Renowned Chef Hajime Yoneda Joins Sony AI as an Advisor to Gastronomy Flagship Project
06 Apr, 2021
Owner-chef of Michelin three-star restaurant HAJIME to advise Sony AI on reimagining the future of restaurants with AI & Robotics
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