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University of Tokyo Software Purchases and Digital Transformation Initiatives

Discover the latest software purchases and digital transformation initiatives being undertaken by University of Tokyo and its business and technology executives. Each quarter our research team identifies on-prem and cloud applications that are being used by the 8210 University of Tokyo employees from the public (Press Releases, Customer References, Testimonials, Case Studies and Success Stories) and proprietary sources.

During our research, we have identified that University of Tokyo has purchased the following applications: Dassault 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for Project Portfolio Management in 2017 and the related IT decision-makers and key stakeholders.

Our database provides customer insight and contextual information on which enterprise applications and software systems University of Tokyo is running and its propensity to invest more and deepen its relationship with Dassault Systemes or identify new suppliers as part of their overall Digital and IT transformation projects to stay competitive, fend off threats from disruptive forces, or comply with internal mandates to improve overall enterprise efficiency.

We have been analyzing University of Tokyo revenues, which have grown to $2.29 billion in 2021, plus its IT budget and roadmap, cloud software purchases, aggregating massive amounts of data points that form the basis of our forecast assumptions for University of Tokyo intention to invest in emerging technologies such as AI, Machine Learning, IoT, Blockchain, Autonomous Database or in cloud-based ERP, HCM, CRM, EPM, Procurement or Treasury applications.

About the Customer

The University of Tokyo is Japan's top university, a world-class center for research, and a vibrant academic community.

Scope and Challenges

On November 23, 2017, The University of Tokyo selected the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud to provide its engineering students with new learning experiences in digital manufacturing.  This education strategy aims at nurturing future engineers as Japan seeks to stimulate value creation, innovation and sustainable growth in a new era of industry.

Outcome and Implications

The University of Tokyo’s School of Engineering is in the process of revamping its manufacturing education toward the future. Using the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, students in the Department of Systems Innovation, the Department of Machinery Engineering and the Department of Precision Engineering can better understand the connected business processes, collaboration and open innovation that are essential to the digital transformation of industrial processes.  In those digital production environments, companies have the agility and flexibility to improve efficiencies and productivity, as well as to usher in new business models to deliver the products and services that end users want.

The 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud offers digital design, simulation and manufacturing applications for a hands-on, cross-discipline curriculum that will nurture students’ project management and problem-solving capabilities.  In just a few clicks, 300 students and professors can easily engage in a collaborative digital environment that supports a range of learning activities both inside and outside the classroom.  Features such as chat, project management, and monitoring, grade calculation and feedback all accelerate the learning process, with secure access anytime, anywhere, including on tablets.


“Manufacturing businesses have advanced the growth of Japan for decades, whereas today, they are about to change drastically, facing trends such as IoT, a network with unprecedented scalability, and artificial intelligence that are edging into workplaces. For that, the University of Tokyo’s School of Engineering established the ‘Advanced Craft Center for Industry-Academia Collaboration’ in 2017, where students can experience cutting-edge systems and build knowledge and hands-on skills. Our adoption of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform paves the way for educational innovation for the future. Our aim is to produce students who can boost our society toward next-level manufacturing, experience engineering and, eventually, an era of technology-driven culture.”-said Shuichi Rokugawa, Professor, University at Tokyo’s School of Engineering.

“The students of the University of Tokyo’s School of Engineering will serve as a driving force to lead Japanese industries into the future. The academic world can play an important role in training employees before they ever set foot in an enterprise.  We are pleased that these students will learn with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. They can acquire new management experiences and participate in multidisciplinary collaborative projects using the same digital technologies that their future teams will use in a manufacturing environment.”-said Philippe Forestier, Executive Vice President, Global Affairs and Communities at Dassault Systèmes. 


University of Tokyo
7 Chome-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyō
Tokyo, 113-8654 , x
81 3-3812-2111
Industry Employees Revenue
Education 8210 $2.29B

Enterprise Software and Cloud Applications being used by University of Tokyo

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Dassault Systemes Legacy Applications Dassault 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Project Portfolio Management PPM 300 n/a 2017 2018
Vendor Old Product New Product Category Market Users VAR/SI When Live
Dassault Systemes Legacy Applications Dassault 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Project Portfolio Management PPM 300 n/a 2017 2018

IT Decision Makers and Key Stakeholders at University of Tokyo

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