Top Highlights From The World Artificial Intelligence Conference That Don’t Involve Jack Ma Or Elon Musk

With the theme of “Intelligent Connectivity, Infinite Possibilities”, the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2019 concluded recently in Shanghai. During the opening ceremony, Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma and Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla had a 45-minute debate on the impact…

How China Is Revolutionising Education Using Artificial Intelligence

In China, huge strides are already being made when it comes to integrating education students with artificial intelligence. In July 2017, China’s highest governmental body, the State Council, introduced the Next Generation Artificial Intelligence Development Plan (NGAIDP). It was aimed…

Microsoft Launches Asia’s Largest AI And IoT Lab In Shanghai

Microsoft will soon open their largest artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) lab in Shanghai, in a bid to target China’s growing business sectors ranging from manufacturing to healthcare. The new facility which will be opened in…

China’s Big Data Hub Guiyang Looks At Direct Air Link With Bengaluru

Big Data has seen a swift rise in China with Guiyang, the capital of Guizhou, becoming the pilot zone for Big Data. Since gaining popularity in the country, it has seen wide applications in government management, business and daily life. In fact,…

In The New AI World Order, China Will Soon Surpass US In R&D Investment

For years, China vs US in AI has been a hotly contested topic with the matter taking on a geopolitical slant with national security coming in the centre of debate. However, a new report published in IEEE Spectrum, Kai-Fu Lee,…

How AI Is Running China’s Foreign Policy

  A leading Chinese daily reported that the Chinese government is not only researching how they can leverage AI to build better foreign policies, but also how to implement them. The news report says that the programme built by the…

Why Are The US And China Rushing To Standardise AI?

The blatant antagonism between the US, China and Canada has drawn criticism from several think tanks who have prophesied another “tech cold war”. In a report by Real Clear Defence portal, known for its analysis of national security and strategy,…

Indian And Chinese Firms Hold Discussion For Cooperation On Artificial Intelligence

Leading Indian software firms such as HCL, Infosys, Wipro and Cognizant among others held discussions with Chinese hardware firms in China’s port city of Dalian for cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence. The opportunities for tie-ups were explored at…

Why is Google Hiring AI Workforce in Baidu’s & Alibaba’s Backyard

China’s rise in artificial intelligence has been well-documented and the country has emerged as a powerful contender in terms of AI talent, infrastructure and computing power. The world’s second biggest economy made good on its promise of ruling the AI…

Over 100,000 people subscribe to our newsletter.

See stories of Analytics and AI in your inbox.