Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2015-11-11 | HKET

Grooming tech employees begins in high school

Some employers in the local tech sector think that Information Technology (IT) graduates today cannot quite meet the industry’s needs for practical experience and up-to-date knowledge. Facing similar problems, tech companies in the United States are working with the education sector to set up specialised schools. By providing tailor-made curricula, internships and employment prospects, these companies are cultivating innovative talents in high schools. Can Hong Kong learn from this model?

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.