IT POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY : JAPAN AND GLOBAL IT ENVIRONMENT
IT POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY : JAPAN AND GLOBAL IT ENVIRONMENT [ Syllabus ]
[This course was provided in collaboration with Intel Corporation] Current social infrastructure has employed IT technology, and the technology plays important roles in our daily life. The objectives of the government measure on IT used to be "deploying" IT technology and environment, and then it has been changed to "utilizing" the technology in the real life such as: education, medication, and improving quality of life in the global environment. Japan and Asian countries are characteristic countries in terms of IT environment because cutting edge technologies are available in those countries. However, the policy and processes in those countries are sometimes far behind the other countries. In the current environment, Japan has an opportunity to show a role model to solve the problems and contribute for the other countries. Also, studying and understanding the processes in other countries provides important factors for our country's development.
・The internet as social infrastructure
・The internet infrastructure: Japan and other countries
・How IT infrastructure supports society
・Overview of the lecture
・Wrap up the course
・Understanding the importance of the IT measure in the global
・Discuss how to contribute worldwide society and show role model.