R&D Organization

Panasonic Group is advancing global-based R&D in optimal locations in Japan, North America, Europe, and Asia
by implementing the R&D system operated by local talents and skills.

An Organizational Chart of Panasonic's Internal Research Team There are 8 main divisions. 1. Corporate strategy and technology (explained in detail below), 2. Operation Excellence, 3. Living Division HQ (explained in detail below), 4. Entertainment and Communication, 5. Housing Systems, 6. Connected Solutions, 7. Industry, and 8. Energy. There are also other companies within the group.

Panasonic Holdings Corporation

・Technology Strategy Group

・Technology Planning Office

・Business Development Office

・Center For Better Employee Experience

・Technology Division

Digital & AI Technology Center / Applied Materials Technology Center / Product Security Center

・Manufacturing Innovation Division

Production Engineering And Green Technology Laboratory / Manufacturing Solution Center / Mold & Die Technology Center / Advanced Production System Development Center /

・Platform Division

GX Strategy Office / System Development and Advancement Office / Human Experience Innovation Office / Energy Business Development Office

  • Design Division

China & Northeast Asia Company

  • Engineering & Quality Division
    Strategy Planning Department / Fundamental Technology Development Department / Standard & Test Laboratory / Innovation Center / Beijing Laboratory / Fundamental Technology Development Center / System Solutions Development Center / AI Digital Development Center / Cold Chain Development Center Dalian

Living Appliances and Solutions Company

  • Living Products Innovation Division
    Core Technology Development Center / System Technology Development Center / Design Center
  • DX・Customer Engagement Promotion Division
    Digital Process Development Center

Heating & Ventilation A/C Company

  • Innovation Center
  • Global Platform Development Center

Cold Chain Solutions Company

  • Solution Businesses Promotion Department

Electric Works Company

  • Solution Development Division
    Lighting Development Center / Electrical Construction Materials & Energy Development Center / System Solutions Development Center / System Technology Development Center / Solutions and Competencies Planning Office
  • R&D Division
    Advanced Technologies Development Center / Lifestyle & Concept Research Laboratory / Design Center
  • Field Engineering and Manufacturing Innovation Division
  • R&D Division
    Integrated Control System Development Center / Platform Development Center
  • R&D Planning Center
  • Innovation Division
    Advanced Technologies & Manufacturing Innovation Center / Design Center
  • Cloud Engineering Center
  • R&D Division
    Advanced Research Lab. / Solution Development Lab. / Intelligent Systems Lab.
  • Manufacturing Innovation Division
  • Engineering Division
    Process Device Innovation Center / Sensing Solution Development Center / Energy Solution Development Center
  • Energy Research & Development Center
  • Cell Development Division
  • System Development Division
  • Technology & Manufacturing Strategy Office

Global R&D Map

A Map Showing the Locations of Panasonic's R&D Facilities We have R&D facilities in 6 areas: 4 facilities in Europe, 6 facilities in Greater China, 6 facilities in ASEAN, 2 facilities in India, 1 facility in North America, and 6 facilities in Japan. Explained in detail below.


E 1  Panasonic R&D Center Germany, GmbH

E 2  Panasonic Langen Development Centre

E 3  Integrated Digital Service Center

E 4  Panasonic IMEC Center

Greater China

C 1  China & Northeast Asia Company

C 2  Panasonic R&D Center Suzhou Co., Ltd.

C 3  Panasonic Appliances (China) Co., Ltd.

C 4  Panasonic Software Development Center Dalian Co., Ltd.

C 5  Panasonic Automotive Systems (China) Co., Ltd.

C 6  Panasonic Industry (China) Co., Ltd. China Technology Center.


A 1  Panasonic R&D Center Singapore, Division of Panasonic Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.

A 2  Panasonic R&D Center Vietnam Co., Ltd.

A 3  Panasonic Appliances Air-Conditioning R&D (M) Sdn. Bhd.

A 4  Panasonic Industrial Devices Singapore - Singapore Technology Center

A 5  Panasonic Appliances R&D Centre Asia Pacific Sdn. Bhd.

A 6  Panasonic Appliances R&D Center Singapore


I 1   Panasonic India Appliances Company, AP India R&D Center

North America

U 1  Panasonic R&D Company of America, Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America


Kanto Area
・Tokyo Site
・Yokohama Site

Kansai Area
・Osaka Site
・Shiga Site

Kyushu Area
・Fukuoka Site