As part of the activities of Japan ICT Day 2017 held from October 25th to 28th 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang city, Nguyen Tan Minh, Deputy Director of GMO-Z.com RUNSYSTEM, has shared an interesting topic on “Developing high quality human resources for new trend technologies for Vietnam – Japan cooperation” on the second day of the event.
Japan IT Day 2017 – Japan ICT Day 11th was organized by VINASA and Vietnam- Japan IT Cooperation Club (VJC) in Ho Chi Minh City with the topic: “Digital Transformation: New era for cooperation Vietnamese-Japanese IT”. Mr. Phan Tam, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications, Mr. Hosoya Kazunori, Deputy General Consulate of Japan in Ho Chi Minh City, together with more than 300 national and international delegates (including over 60 delegates from Japan) participated in the activities of the program in 04 days from 25th to 28th October, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang.
Mr. Nguyen Tan Minh – Deputy Director of GMO-Z.com RUNSYSTEM participated in the event as the lead person in the seminar: “Developing high quality human resources of new trending technologies for Vietnam – Japan cooperation”. The seminar also included Mr. Nguyen Doan Hung – Chairman of VJC, Mr. Le Quang Luong – Director of Luvina Software, Mr. Nguyen Cao Cuong – CO-WELL Asia General Director, Makoto Iwafuji – CIO Naganuma School. Ms. Nguyen Hong Phuong – Head of FPT University Training Department.
Mr. Nguyen Tan Minh – Deputy Director of GMO-Z.com RUNSYSTEM and speakers
The seminar discussed the current situation of the digital industry in Japan and Vietnam, indicated challenges for Vietnamese enterprises that were and would cooperate with Japan on the transfer of human resources in the future. According to a survey of 1,000 Japanese enterprises in the past three years, the shortage of IT human resources in both quality and quantity has reached 80%. In that situation, it is necessary and indispensable for foreign human resources. This shift of human resources brought challenges to the country’s IT, more specifically, the offshore sector.
Also in this seminar, Mr. Nguyen Tan Minh and the speakers affirmed, these new trends were challenging but also a great opportunity for Offshore Vietnam enterprises if they wanted to exploit deeper into the Japan‘s IT market. At the meeting, Mr. Nguyen Tan Minh also proposed solutions to attract the attention of companies, which was combining business operations with training to Transfer existing human resources of the business to adapt to new requirements of Japan.
Organized since 2007, Japan ICT Day is the annual event promoting business cooperation between Vietnamese and Japanese IT companies organized by VINASA and VJC. The program is sponsored by the Ministry of Information and Communications, Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam, the coordination and support of many organizations Japan: Consulate General of Japan, Japan Trade Promotion Organization (JETRO Japanese Information Services Association (JISA), Japan Embedded Software Association (JASA), Kansai Information Systems and Electronics Association (KEIS), Japan System Integration Partners Association JASIPA), Japan Computer Software Association (CSAJ).