2019 China-UK Artificial Intelligence Innovation Development
On June 13, the 2019 China-UK Artificial Intelligence Innovation Development Forum was held at London & Partners. This forum was co-organised and co-sponsored by Talent Technology, Xinchuang, and London & Partners. It is the second time that it has appeared in London Technology Week since last year's success. More than 100 guests including academicians, experts, investors, and leaders of technology companies from the fields of artificial intelligence in China and Britain attended the forum to discuss the trends and globalization of artificial intelligence, especially the innovation cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence in China and Britain.
Ms. Wang Jing, First Secretary of the Science and Technology Division of the Chinese Embassy in the UK stated that the UK is the birthplace of artificial intelligence technology and a leader in basic innovation. China is developing rapidly in the field of artificial intelligence and has a wide range of artificial intelligence applications. Committed to the construction of a smart economy and a smart society, the holding of this forum will effectively promote the technical exchange between China and Britain in the field of artificial intelligence and the industrialization of British artificial intelligence technology in both countries.
Mr. Chen Liyang, vice president of Xinyuan Group and president of Xinchuang Tech, delivered a speech on behalf of the organizer and thanked the guests for attending the forum and discussing the collaborative development of artificial intelligence innovation. Chen Liyang pointed out that in the past year, Xinchuang established the Artificial Intelligence Technology Research Institute, set up an AI collaborative innovation area in China, and organized several Sino-British artificial intelligence technology project cooperation activities. It will continue to work for the two China's artificial intelligence innovation cooperation builds platforms and bridges.
Mark Hedley, Director of Science and Technology Sector of the China-Britain Business Council, summarized the innovation status, industrial distribution and market trends of artificial intelligence in China and Britain, and made suggestions on the challenges of investment cooperation and development in the field in the future.
Prof. Lin Jianguo, Academician of the Royal Academy of Engineering and Chairman of Imperial College of Materials Mechanics, Dr. Xiaoliang Jin, Technical Licensing and Venture Capital Project Manager of Oxford University Technology Innovation Corporation, Mr. Marcus Dixon, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Paul, Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Thalesians Dr. Bilokon, Dr. Alastair Barrow, CEO of Generic Robotics, Mr. Eddie Pease, CEO of PharmaForesight.ai, and Dr. Nicolas Herzig, Imperial College Dyson School of Engineering and Design, etc. Topics such as the development model of artificial intelligence companies, the application of artificial intelligence in data correction, and the application of artificial intelligence in the field of general health, etc. gave lectures, shared their cooperation experience in China, and had a lively interactive discussion with guests.
It is reported that the 2019 London Technology Week is held from June 10th to 14th, during which there are more than 300 meetings of different sizes, attracting more than 58,000 attendees and more than 800 companies, showing the most cutting-edge and high-tech in the world. In the AI Technology Summit from June 12th to 13th, more than 3,000 AI technology representatives and 200 AI technology companies gave presentations, providing comprehensive access to the world's AI development progress and resources.