Leading Experts Gather in Shenzhen to Attend the Academician Summit Forum of New Generation Artificial Intelligence
Date: 2018-12-17 Source:PCL
The Academician Summit Forum of New Generation Artificial Intelligence, jointly organized by Peng Cheng Laboratory and the Artificial Intelligence Industry Technology Innovation Strategic Alliance (AITISA), was grandly opened on December 17. The forum brought together top experts in the field of artificial intelligence in China to discuss industry changes and technological innovations and explore AI boundaries. It is one of the most noteworthy annual events in the field of artificial intelligence. The themes of the forum are divided into two parts: “The Open Source Open Platform of AI and "Core Technology and Key Applications of AI".
Wei XU, Director of the Innovation and Development Department of the State Ministry of Science and Technology, Lixin Wang, Vice Mayor of Shenzhen and Vice Chairman of PCL Council, delivered the opening speech. They expressed their sincere gratitude to the scholars and participants who participated in the forum.
Wen GAO, Qinping ZHAO,Weihua GUI, Dapeng YU and many other academicians have put forward many frontier views on the current artificial intelligence technology open source platform, involving the status quo, application situation and challenges of artificial intelligence technology. Dr. Haifeng WANG, Senior Vice President of Baidu; Dr. Zhengyou ZHANG, Director of Tencent Robotics X Lab and IEEE Fellow; Dr. Shipeng LI, Vice President of iFLYTEK; Dr. Xiansheng HUA, Vice President of Alibaba; Dr. Qiang YANG of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; and Dr. Tiejun HUANG, Head of Department of Computer Science of Peking University and head of PCL’s Cloud Brain Project have all gave reports.
Academician’s Panel Discussion
In the afternoon, on the "Core Technology and Key Applications of Artificial Intelligence" Forum, founders, entrepreneurs and professors from national leading enterprises, intelligent transportation departments, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong gave speeches on issues related to artificial intelligence core technology and its applications.
PCL signed Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Hong Kong Society of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics on-site, which will promote the their cooperation in talent exchange, academic progress in the industry, incubator of science and technology projects, etc.
On the "Artificial Intelligence Core Technology and Key Applications Forum". PCL’s director Wen GAO, academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering Weihua GUI and other guests have discussed the status quo and challenges of artificial intelligence applications.
The participating academicians expressed their full affirmation of PCL's efforts in promoting the development of domestic artificial intelligence. Wu Jianping, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), believes that “Peng Cheng Laboratory and AITISA will take the open source platform as an important task, which is indeed very important for the country." This forum will definitely promote the industrial transformation and technological innovation of artificial intelligence, which is of great significance to the application of artificial intelligence technology.