Topcon Selected as “DX Platinum Companies 2024-2026” in Digital Transformation Stocks (DX Stocks) 2024

May 27, 2024

Topcon Corporation (Head Office: Itabashi-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Takashi Eto)、as been selected for the “DX Platinum Companies 2023-2025” in Digital Transformation Stocks (DX Stocks) 2023 elected by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) and the Information technology Promotion Agency, Japan (IPA).

From among TSE-listed companies, “DX Stocks” are designated to those companies, in each industrial category, that have established internal systems to promote digital transformation (DX) leading to increased corporate value and have outstanding achievements in digital utilization. Topcon has been selected as a DX Stock for four consecutive years and selected as a “DX Platinum Companies 2024-2026,” granted to companies that have continued especially outstanding DX implementation since the start of the program.

Comment from Takashi Eto, President and Chief Executive Officer

As many companies and organizations are undertaking digital transformation (DX), we are extremely honored that our efforts have been recognized as a DX stock for five consecutive years, and we have also been selected as a Platinum company.

Topcon has set ‘sustainable DX’ as one of our basic strategies in our medium-term management plan 2025 to create the next growth businesses in the fields of healthcare, agriculture, and infrastructure to solve social challenges such as an aging population, population growth, and global climate change due to global warming. This year, we have announced a partnership with Microsoft to accelerate DX solutions in the healthcare field utilizing AI, among other challenges for new solution development. We will continue to change based on our venture spirit and contribute to building a prosperous society through our DX solutions.

Topcon’s DX Solutions for Solving Societal Challenges in Healthcare, Agriculture, and Infrastructure.

Our corporate philosophy is that Topcon contributes to enrich human life by solving societal challenges within healthcare, agriculture, and infrastructure. In the global markets of healthcare, agriculture, and infrastructure, Topcon has been driving the creation of new markets by providing DX solutions that transform traditional work processes through digitalization, automation, and networking technologies.

Going forward, with the slogan ‘A digital transformation with a human touch,’ and with a ‘Think Globally, Act Locally’ mindset, Topcon tries to explore stakeholder needs, listen to their opinions, and propose new, unique DX solutions that they haven’t even thought of, to contribute to creating a prosperous society globally.

【Criteria for DX Platinum Company】
i. Companies that meet the following requirements
• Selected as a DX Stock for three consecutive years
• Selected as a DX Grand Prix in the past

ii. Evaluation by the Stock Evaluation Committee

* The period of selection shall be three years.

【News release】
TOPCON selected for the fourth consecutive year as a Digital Transformation Stock (DX stock), and first time chosen for the DX Grand Prix! (June 2, 2023)