Fukuhara, President and CEO of IGS, will be speaking online at the SXSW EDU session (Monday, March 7 at 10:00 AM , local time).

Masahiro Fukuhara, President and CEO of IGS will hold a session at SXSW with Mr. Asano, Director, Educational Industries Office at Ministry of Economy, Trade And Industry, Ms. Ogura, Deputy Director, and Mr. Tanaka, President, Study Valley Inc. on Monday, March 7 at 10:00 AM (local time).
In 2018, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) launched the “Learning Innovation” Project and has demonstrated the new way of learning using “EdTech”. The project led the results of an innovative learning environment where each student has their own device at schools in 2020.(GIGA School Initiative)
This project has two pillars that “Individually-optimized learning” and “STEAM-based learning”. We will talk about these two concepts and the impact of GIGA School Initiative with two EdTech companies.


【Session Summary】
Educational Reform in Japan: Learning Innovation Project

Monday, March 7 at 10:00 AM (local time).
*Tuesday, March 8 at 1:00 AM (Japan time).

■ Session URL


【about SXSW】
■Delivery period : March 7 – March 10, 2022
*The exhibition will last for the above four days, but there is a possibility that it will be available online for viewing for some time after the end of the exhibition.

■How to watch
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