Company Profile

Company Name MM Research Institute, Ltd.
Established June 1996
Capital 40 million yen
Location The Front Tower Shiba Koen
2-6-3 Shiba-Koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0011
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Contact TEL 03-5777-0161
FAX 03-5777-0163
President Waichi Sekiguchi
Nature of Business ・Marketing research
・Organizing seminars, symposiums and exhibitions

Our Mission

Moving Mobile and Mobility Forward

  • We contribute to the digital industry with insight into technology innovation
  • We aim to be a leader in driving the growth of the mobile market
  • We enable the evolution of mobility through digital technology
  • We engage with customers and support their digital transformation
  • We contribute to the Japanese economy through digital market


1996 Multimedia Research Institute established in Yaesu, Tokyo
Launched M&D Report, a specialized information magazine on ICT
2000 Head office moved from Yaesu to Shiba Park, Tokyo
2002 Head office moved from Shiba Park to Nihonbashi Muromachi, Tokyo
2003 Hiroshi Nakajima, former Nikkei senior staff writer, appointed president
2004 Multimedia Research Institute renamed MM Research Institute (MMRI)
MMRI Award established to commend products and services in ICT
Capital stock increased from 10 million yen to 15 million yen
2006 The Privacy Mark granted
2007 Joined The Computer Software Association of Japan (CSAJ) 
Capital stock increased from 15 million yen to 20 million yen
2008 M&D Report started distribution on Nikkei Telecom
2011 Head office moved to The Front Tower Shiba Koen
2012 Deep Insight Seminar for members started
2013 Joint research on 3D printing with Glocom, International University of Japan
2016 Joint research on information assets with Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.
2018 Development of location based analytics with Kyoto University and others
2019 Waichi Sekiguchi, former Nikkei editorial writer, appointed president
Capital stock increased from 20 million yen to 40 million yen
2020 M&D Report renamed MM Report
2022 Capital stock increased from 40 million yen to 80 million yen

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