The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics (KCGI) degree award ceremony, Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG), Kyoto Japanese Language Training Center (KJLTC), and Kyoto Automobile College (KCGM) graduation ceremony in March 2015, Kyoto Information was held at the Graduate University of Kyoto in the Satellite Hall in front of Kyoto Station.In the midst of the shortage of IT human resources, the friends who studied together at KCG Group have flown out into the world with their skills and knowledge, with the memories of their student life in their hearts.
Congratulations to all of our graduates and alumni!I sincerely wish you all the best in your endeavors.
The ceremony was attended by many parents and guardians who filled the hall.First, KCGI President Toshihide Ibaraki conferred the degree of "Master of Information Technology (Professional)" on the graduates.KCG graduates were presented with diplomas by the principals of Rakuhoku, Kamogawa and Kyoto Ekimae schools, KJLTC graduates were presented with diplomas by the principal of Kamogawa school, and KCGM graduates were presented with diplomas by the principal of Kyoto Ekimae school.After this, certificates of commendation and commemorative gifts were presented to the graduates and alumni who were selected as the best and excellent students of KCGI, KCG, and KCGM.
In his ceremonial address, Mr. Wataru Hasegawa, Chairman of the Board of Directors of KCG Group, pointed out to graduates and alumni the My Number System and the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics to be held in 2020 as topics related to IT.At the same time, however, the industry is facing a shortage of human resources.Now is the time for you all to step up," he encouraged.He reiterated the efforts of the KCG Group, including the development of new education in the field of contents business and applied information, and the start of management and operation of ".kyoto".I wish you all the best in your endeavors," he said.
After mentioning the steady and rapid progress of ICT (Information and Communication Technology) and artificial intelligence, President Ibaraki said, "It is you who will be active in the world of ICT who will decide how to use the great capabilities of machines and what kind of society we will create," and added, "You are living in a challenging era with many business opportunities.Always keep your antennae open and be willing to take on new possibilities.I am very much looking forward to your success," he said encouragingly.
Ms. Mari Tamenaga of KCG Department of Information Science made a speech on behalf of the graduates and alumni.We have learned a great deal of wisdom from our professors and seniors during our time at the university.I also made many invaluable friends, and the time we spent together learning and spending time together was very meaningful.Especially in the project exercises, I was able to improve my skills through group work." Looking back, she said, "The experiences I had in my daily school life, as well as my participation in the November Festival and MUΣA Project as a member of the chorus group, are important treasures that will support me in the future.There will be many challenges ahead, but each of us will fulfill our mission and walk a new path," he pledged.At the end, all the attendees sang "Hotaru no Hikari" together.
After the ceremony, we moved the venue to Kyoto Tokyu Hotel and held a celebration party.The graduating students and faculty members who had shared their joys and hardships with the graduates shared their memories and pledged to make great strides in the future.