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Going into the world with knowledge and skills to remember 2016 Degree Conferral Ceremony and Graduation Ceremony

2016 Degree Conferral and Graduation Ceremonies
The degree conferment ceremony of Kyoto Institute of Information in 2016, the graduation ceremony of Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto Japanese Language Training Center, and Kyoto College of Automotive Engineering held on March 18, 2017.

The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics (KCGI) Degree Ceremony in 2016, Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG), Kyoto Japanese Language Training Center (KJLTC), and Kyoto Automobile College (KCGM) graduation ceremony on March 18, 2017, The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics was held at the Kyoto Ekimae Satellite Hall.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.At the beginning, Mr. Toshihide Ibaraki, President of KCGI, conferred the degree of "Master of Information Technology (Professional)" on the graduates, and the principals of Rakuhoku, Kamogawa and Kyoto Ekimae schools conferred the diplomas and degrees on KCG graduates, the principal of Kamogawa school on KJLTC graduates, and the principal of Kyoto Ekimae school on KCGM graduates.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 Trustees of KCG Group, stressed to the graduates and graduating students, "The skills and knowledge you have acquired at KCG will give you solid strength to open up the future.He said that the "KCG Family," a human network of more than 40,000 graduates and alumni, would surely be useful for your future business and life. He gave a farewell speech, saying, "I sincerely hope that you will continue to build and expand your good network and play an active role as a leader of society.

President Ibaraki said that ICT (Information and Communication Technology) has greatly changed our lives over the past nearly 30 years. "In the future, new technologies, including IoT (Internet of Things) and AI (Artificial Intelligence), will continue to appear, and it is difficult to imagine what society will be like 30 years from now.Under these circumstances, I hope you will always keep your eyes open for opportunities and take on challenges proactively.

As a representative of the graduates, Ms. Akiko Yasumi, who graduated from a liberal arts college, joined a regional bank, and then studied at KCG Information Processing Department, delivered her graduation speech.I had no knowledge or skills in computers, and I was worried when I first entered the school, but I was able to arrive at this day safely thanks to the kind and careful guidance of my teachers.Looking back, he pledged, "I will make my student life at KCG an asset in my life, never forgetting the pioneer spirit, and will make every effort to contribute to the creation of a prosperous society.At the end, all the attendees sang "Hotaru no Hikari" together.

After the ceremony, we moved the venue to Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto 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.We had a lot of fun at the raffle and other events, and finished our last day as students with smiles on our faces.