Think, AI Summit at MWC Shanghai 2018

In 2017 AI pushed total venture capital investments in China to US $40 bn! That’s up 15% increase from 2016, and now for 2018.

Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai is hosting the first Think, AI Summit – a dedicated programme to navigate the smart revolution taking every industry by storm. Led by a cross-section of companies and programmes working at the cutting-edge of AI.

MWC Shanghai 2018

A preview the topic agendas and early confirmed speakers:

Building a Society Powered by AI
As AI is integrated into our societies, working environments, homes and lives, what do we need to prepare for?
Speakers include:
• Roope Ritvos, Director, New Initiatives, Forum Virium Helsinki Ltd
• Eric Thain, General Manager, Shanghai & Head of Digital, LEWIS
• Doug Makishima, COO, Meeami Technologies
• Jay Nanduri, Distinguished Engineer, Microsoft Corporation

AI in Health Care: Redesigning Humans
The augmented human is a reality, what does the future cyborg look like?
Speakers include:
• Seline van der Wat, Project Lead, hearX Group
• Sarah Butler, PwC

AI for Lifestyle: Automating Your Life
As your life becomes busier and pace of life faster, how is AI going to streamline and support your lifestyle?
Speakers include:
• Vu Van, CEO and Founder, ELSA
• Tom Charman, Co-Founder and CEO, KOMPAS
• Africa Perianez, Chief Data Scientist, Silicon Studio

AI in Banking: Chat bots and Robotics
How is automation changing the face of Banking and FinTech?
Speakers include:
• Ilan Buganim, CTO, Bank Leumi

AI and Ethics
What is the code of ethics for the coder?
Speakers include:
• Fanny Hidvégi, European Policy Manager, Access Now
• Estelle Masse, Senior Policy Analyst, Access Now

The Think, AI Summit will take place on Friday 29 June 2018 at MWC Shanghai.

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