(The rightmost photo is Wataru Hasegawa, President of KCG Group)
Mr. Hiroshi Hasegawa, President of KCG Group, is the representative director and first vice chairman of the Japan IT Association (IT Federation). Mr. Hironari Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, October 25, and Mr. Sanae Takaichi, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications, December We paid a courtesy visit on the 13th and made the following recommendations with the President of Miyasaka and others to realize the proposal of “Toward the creation of the world's highest-level IT nation by utilizing data” advocated by the IT Federation. It was.
- Promotion of data distribution to bring administrative procedures online so that private businesses can use them
- Promotion of open data that fully opens data held by national and local governments
- Enhancing IT literacy education in primary, secondary, and higher education and developing professionals in order to cultivate and secure IT human resources, which are an urgent issue for making IT human resources active
- Establishment of a system that promotes the use of data, such as the establishment of a “Chief Technology Officer” with sufficient technical knowledge
Kyoto Information Graduate University (KCGI) and Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG) have sent out a great number of talented IT personnel to the world so far, but in the future we will keep in mind practical IT education corresponding to the trends and changes of the times. , We will contribute to the creation of an ideal IT nation.