As previously announced on the official Seiko SCM website, Seiko SCM has produced the “On Demand Salon” in the new building of the Faculty of Informatics at Kinki University.
We have received many inquiries and responses since the release of the above news release, so we would like to report on the details of this project in the following table of contents.
Table of Contents
- When did the Faculty of Informatics of Kinki University start? Where?
- Features of the new building of the Faculty of Informatics, Kinki University
- Outline of the “On Demand Salon” in the new building of the Faculty of Informatics, Kinki University
- On Demand Salon” space produced by Seikou SCM
The following is a detailed report on the “On Demand Salon space produced by Seikou SCM for the Faculty of Informatics at Kinki University.
When did Kinki University’s Faculty of Informatics start? Where?
The following news release is for reference regarding the Faculty of Informatics at Kinki University.
Kinki University plans to open its 15th faculty, the Faculty of Informatics, at the Higashi Osaka Campus in April 2022. The new faculty will be based on the current Department of Informatics in the Faculty of Science and Technology, and will aim to nurture advanced IT professionals who can handle AI applications, data analysis, and cyber security measures, all of which are highly sought after by society.
＜Outline of the Faculty of Informatics at Kinki University
- Date: April 2022 (opening)
- Location: Kinki University Higashi Osaka Campus (3-4-1 Kowakae, Higashi Osaka City)
- Capacity: 330 students
- Department: Department of Informatics (one department)
- Degree: Bachelor of Engineering
Thus, the Faculty of Informatics at Kinki University will be established in Higashi-Osaka, a “manufacturing town” where Morimitsu SCM is located.
This relationship led to our company, Morimitsu SCM, producing the space for the on-demand salon of the Faculty of Informatics at Kinki University, and eight manufacturing companies centered in Higashi-Osaka producing the interior.
Features of the New Building of the Faculty of Informatics, Kinki University
Kinki University has unveiled the campus for the Faculty of Informatics, which will open in April 2022.
<Summary of the Kinki University Faculty of Informatics Building
- Completion date: January 2022
- Building area: 3,306.02 square meters, total floor space: 8,702.32 square meters
- Structure/Scale: Reinforced concrete, partially steel-framed, 4 floors above ground
- Design supervision: Penta-Ocean Construction Co.
- Design supervision : NTT Facilities, Inc.
A press release was issued regarding the opening of the Faculty of Informatics Building, and many mass media covered the event.
Please check the following video on the “TV Osaka News” YOUTUBE chainel for an overview of the new building of the Faculty of Informatics.
It is equipped with some of the best facilities in Japan, including an “on-demand salon” for taking online classes and an arena for holding “e-sports” events.
The dean of the school will be Ken Kutaragi, a former Sony employee known as the creator of the PlayStation home video game console.
Overview of the “On Demand Salon” in the new building of the Faculty of Informatics, Kinki University
The “On Demand Salon” is a space for students to freely interact and learn in order to accommodate the various class formats of the Faculty of Informatics, which deals with both real and cyber space.
The On Demand Salon is a space for students to freely interact and study in order to accommodate the various class formats of the Faculty of Informatics, which handles both real and cyber space.
Space production: Seikou SCM Co.
Interior production: 8 manufacturing companies centered in Higashi-Osaka
On Demand Salon” space produced by Morimitsu SCM
Since Kinki University is located in Higashi-Osaka, eight Higashi-Osaka-based manufacturing companies produced the interior design, taking advantage of Higashi-Osaka’s characteristics as a “manufacturing town.
In addition to the space, Kinki University and On Demand Salon plan to collaborate on future events to provide students and others using On Demand Salon with opportunities to experience the technologies of local companies in a real setting.
For more information on Kinki University’s Faculty of Informatics, please visit the official website at the link below.