Recruit has become a platinum corporate member of the University of Tokyo Metaverse Faculty of Engineering, which will start in September 2022, and has become a secretary company for the steering committee in 9.Promote website construction, production direction, operation support, etc.
According to Recruit, Yoshinori Takesako, director of the Recruit Advanced Technology Lab, will be in charge of building the website for the University of Tokyo Metaverse Faculty of Engineering, which will provide information on engineering careers to middle and high school students and engineering students.I would like to actively disseminate information on women's engineering careers and contribute to the promotion of diversity.
Furthermore, in order to support the students of the University of Tokyo who volunteered to participate in the activities of the Metaverse Engineering Department as tech ambassadors, we held a workshop to learn communication design for information transmission in August, and the second workshop was held on September 8. Scheduled to open.
The University of Tokyo's Metaverse Engineering Department uses the Metaverse, a virtual space on the Internet, to hold courses for middle and high school students and adults.The aim is to develop the shortage of digital human resources and increase the number of female junior high and high school students who aspire to engineering and informatics, aiming to acquire more than 10 students.
Mio Kashiwamura, Executive Officer of Recruit, commented, "Providing opportunities for learning to diverse individuals and creating a foundation for making the most of their curiosity will lead to the evolution and development of society. We would like to work on diversity and inclusion in the engineering field." announced.
reference:[Recruit] Recruit Begins Support for the University of Tokyo Metaverse Faculty of Engineering -Contributing to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Engineering Field through Communication Support Utilizing Human Resources/Learning Domains and IT Know-How-