City hosts World Artificial Intelligence Conference

Source:Global Times Published: 2018/7/4 18:33:42

Shanghai will host the 2018 World Artificial Intelligence Conference at the West Bund of Xuhui district from September 17-19, Wu Qing, deputy mayor of Shanghai, announced Wednesday.

Themed "The Artificial Intelligence Energize New Era," the event will include forums, innovation competitions, featured activities and exhibitions. Both domestic and overseas scientists, scholars and representatives from leading enterprises are invited.

Experts from academic and industrial fields will appraise and elect a "Shanghai AI Leader" from participants of the world AI innovation competition between university teachers, students, individuals and group developers.

Wu pointed out that Shanghai will further improve intellectual property (IP) protection so as to advance the development of its AI industry.

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