Announcement of the 11th Kaishi Collaboration Seminar on the subject of the lecture “New social prospects brought about by the Metaverse” Kaishi Professional College
NSG Group School Corporation Niigata Sogo Gakuin Kaishi Professional College (hereafter referred to as “this university”, Niigata City, Niigata Prefecture, President: Shogo Ikeda, President: Takao Kitabata) will hold the “11th kaishi collaboration seminar” will be held. Mr. Michitaka Hirose, Professor Emeritus of the University of Tokyo / Service VR Project Leader of the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology of the University of Tokyo, was invited as a lecturer to give a lecture on the theme of “Prospects for New Society Brought About by the Metaverse.” Participation is free and will be held online using Zoom.
This seminar is part of the “Human resource development and retention support project through industry-academia collaboration in Niigata Prefecture”. Based on the university’s founding spirit of
“self-study,” “challenge,” “creation,” and “contribution,” the seminar aims to motivate participants to learn and take on challenges. -Lecturer-Mr. Michitaka Hirose, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo / Service VR Project Leader, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo
Mr. Michitaka Hirose
Born May 7, 1954, from Kamakura City, Kanagawa Prefecture.
In March 1982, completed the doctoral program at the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Engineering. Doctor of engineering. 1983 Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokyo; 1999 Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, University of Tokyo; Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo; 2006 Professor, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, University of Tokyo; In 1930, he served as director of the Virtual Reality Education and Research Center of the University of Tokyo Collaborative Research Organization. Incumbent from April 2020.
Specializes in system engineering, human interface, and virtual reality. His main publication is “Virtual Reality” (Sangyo Tosho). “Between Humans and Machines” (Iwanami Shoten) and many others. Received the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Informatization Month Promotion Council Chairman’s Award, the Tokyo Techno Forum Gold Medal Award, and the Okawa Publishing Award. Served as President of the Virtual Reality Society of Japan, Fellow of the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Research Coordinator of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, and Program Coordinator of the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology.
Theme: “Prospects for a New Society Brought About by the Metaverse” Lecturer: Michitaka Hirose, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo / Service VR Project Leader, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo
Date: October 20, 2022 (Thursday) 14:00-15:30
■ Capacity: 100 people
■ Venue: Online on Zoom
※Participation is free.
-how to apply-
Please fill in the necessary information from the form at the following URL and apply.
*Application deadline: October 17 (Monday) 17:00
■ About Kaishi Professional College
Opened in Niigata City in April 2020. It is a comprehensive
professional university that develops advanced human resources in growth fields through education including long-term internships at companies for more than 600 hours (about 5 months) during enrollment. Through a practical curriculum, students acquire the knowledge and application skills necessary in the field of business, and develop professionals who can play an active role in a changing society. Established Faculty: Faculty of Business Creation, Faculty of Informatics, Faculty of Anime and Manga
-Kaishi Professional University Official Website- https://kaishi-pu.ac.jp/ -About the NSG Group-
The NSG Group has a wide range of businesses, including health/sports, construction/real estate, food/agriculture, trading companies, advertising agencies, ICT, hotels, apparel, beauty, human resources services, entertainment, etc. A corporate group consisting of 110 companies that operate businesses. Aiming to make each region “the most prosperous and happiest city in the world”, we will work from the private sector to create projects that will revitalize the region with the keywords “people”, “peace of mind”, “work” and “attractiveness”. I’m in.
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