The 2nd World Intelligence Congress (WIC 2018), hosted by Tianjin Municipal People’s Government, National Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Cyberspace Administration of China, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering, China Association for Science and Technology, will be held on May 16 to 18, 2018 in Tianjin. WIC2018 is hereby established as a cooperation and exchange platform for global experts and officials, industry giants and entrepreneurs.
We are convinced that the upcoming AI era will reshape the world in a profound way and transform every aspect of the economy and society to meet individual needs, ranging from manufacturing, finance, transportation to healthcare, education, social networks and services. Meanwhile, AI will become a key driving force for the next generation of the Internet.
The 1st World Intelligence Congress (WIC 2017) brought together 3,500 participants from academic, business and industrial communities as well as government officials across the world. As a highlight of the WIC 2017, Jack Ma, CEO of Alibaba, Robin Li, CEO of Baidu and other famous experts, industry leaders shared diverse perspectives and insights on future intelligence era, 50 academic institutes from China, the US, Japan, Germany, Israel and other countries attended the World Intelligence Expo, which was visited by 65,000 people. 63 teams from brand enterprises, famous universities and research institutions, as well as 100 professions participated in the World Intelligence Driving Challenge.
WIC 2018 will focus on changes and opportunities brought by AI technologies and how they can be best utilized to shape a sustainable world. Cutting-edge technologies as well as investment and financing opportunities in the intelligent industries will also be presented.
We expect the WIC to be a platform for international cooperation in the AI era to fulfill the UN Sustainable Development Goals for the greater benefits of humanity.
|Date||May 16, 2018||May 17, 2018||May 18, 2018|
|AM||Opening Ceremony||Plenary||Parallel Forums|
|Full Day||World Intelligence Expo|
|Full Day||World Intelligent Drive Challenge|
Organizing Committee of World Intelligence Congress:
Office of Tianjin Municipal People's Government in Beijing Address: No. 5 Building, 12th Block, Heping Street, Chaoyang District, Beijing