Tata Consultancy Service, a leading global IT services, consulting, and business solutions organisation, won the Corporate Responsibility of the Year Award at the Hr NETWORK Scotland National Awards 2018.
The awards acknowledge and reward champions of the HR profession in Scotland. TCS received the prestigious accolade in recognition of its IT Futures programme addressing Scotland’s STEM skills shortage.
The IT Futures programme aims to nurture the IT talent of tomorrow, and focuses on young people in schools, colleges and universities, as well as their influencers – teachers, parents, an~ peers. Working closely with charities and social enterprises, IT Futures has already reached 300,000 students directly since its launch in 2013, with participation from over 1600 TCS employee volunteers.
As part of this initiative, almost 1,000 students from Scottish schools, aged 12-18, recently took part in Digital Explorers- Experience Work, a first-of-its-kind event where they spent a day experiencing what it is like to work in the technology sector. This included a range of workshops and interactive sessions with engineers, industry professionals, and TCS executives..
About Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS}
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions org~mization that has been partnering with many of the world’s largest business-es in their transformation journeys for the last fifty years. TCS offers a consulting-led, cognitive powered, integrated portfolio of it, business & technology services, and engineering. This is delivered through its unique location independent agile delivery model, recognized as a benchmark of excellence in software development.