NEW GEN ICT
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I grow through collaboration. I am getting better at interaction design, embedded systems, big data, and game design. Every day I discover new applications together with the educators, students, and the business community. Together we are shaping a new future. At Fontys ICT, I enjoy a cutting-edge, open ecosystem that makes anything possible. Here, I find the guts I am looking for and the people I need to develop.
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You make an impact on the new generation of IT professionals. You’re at the start of their future. You kickstart their professional careers. And pave the way for new ideas, developments, and opportunities.
An international, dynamic, and valuable network is growing around NEW GEN ICT. Join it. Benefit from it. Learn from it. And enrich it with your knowledge and experience.
NEW GEN ICT goes beyond talking about the future. Grab your chance to be a part of it. With both hands, every day.
Start innovative projects in collaboration with students, colleagues, and companies. Collaborate on concrete products, and dare to experiment.
Act as a connector between talent, society, and business.
Curious? Check out our leading projects.
Give a masterclass about your IT expertise and inspire NEW GEN ICT, within one minute! We proposed this challenge to thought leaders in the Brainport area. Did they succeed? Will they surprise you with their knowledge in just one minute? You can be the judge of that. Welcome to your bite size inspiration of the day!
OUR NEW PERSPECTIVE
On education. On learning. On the future.
Gone are the days of classical teaching. Knowing and being able to do so is no longer enough. We do not build tomorrow with the knowledge of today. We need a strong mix of hard and soft skills. Learning by doing and doing while learning. Are you the type to understand this new way of teaching?
Then help us build the future of ICT.
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“I’m looking for teachers who I can almost call colleagues.”
Canisha and Niek (students) don’t want to sit in the classroom in the old-fashioned way. Rather, they want to have the feeling that they already work at a company.
“Teachers are a source of inspiration and motivation.”
Sonya and Melis (international students) talk about studying at Fontys ICT, and how teachers contribute to their development.
“The teachers keep us focused and out of our comfort zone.”
Michael (international student) and Teade (Lecturer, High-Tech Embedded Software) talk about collaboration and being open to new visions and impulses.
“As a teacher you’re increasingly becoming a researcher. You keep developing yourself.”
Petra (Teacher and Researcher AI and Big Data) and Mark (Lecturer Interaction Design) talk about their roles in the future of ICT.
“The teachers inspire me. They look at developments in a slightly different way.”
Martin of Atos developed an AR Game for supermarkets with students Teun and Michelle. Martin and Teun share their experience.
“The way we work in projects is more like companies than classes. From our vision of the future.”
Bernd-Jan (Teacher and Researcher) and Franklin (independent exercise expert) are researching healthy running through sound.
“The teachers give us a lot of freedom and responsibility.”
Loe (ICT and Technology student) and Simon (Prodrive Technology) talk about Loe’s work on an Automated Guided Vehicle.
“We learn with and from each other. In a knowledge network of colleagues, students, and companies.”
- Berry, docent ICT and Media Design
“I like it when I hit the right note with the students. When I notice that I motivate and inspire them.”
- Jan, ICT and Technology teacher
“Before I was a developer and team leader at ASML. But I chose to work with technology and people.”
- Karin, teacher of ICT and Technology
“I switched from intermediate vocational education to higher vocational education because the issues are much more challenging, and the students look into things more deeply..”
- Pascal, teacher of ICT and Technology
“I missed interacting with people. Here I am surrounded by young people who really want to learn.”
- Wilrik, teacher of ICT and Software
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@ Fontys ICT
We prepare students for the future in a unique way. Working at Fontys ICT means working on development every day. Developing students, discipline, and yourself as a professional. Come and work in our community and use your experience and knowledge to shape the future: NEW GEN ICT.