Entrepreneurship contest to highlight AI technology

chinadaily.com.cn Updated:2018-02-09

An entrepreneurship contest is to be held in Pudong New Area, and this year's contest will feature the AI (Artificial Intelligence) session according to a news report published on Pudong's website on Feb 6.

Just like the previous contests, the contest keeps the regular sessions, such as Internet technology, electronic information and mobile Internet, where contestants will show their latest discoveries and researches.

Besides the regular sessions, this year's contest features a new session- AI technology, where contestants will compete on several aspects including automatic recognition, intelligent understanding, processing, execution, calculation and brain science.

The AI session is significant as AI is a new and the next big industry; it has been attracting more and more investors and enterprises.

Moreover, as AI is now becoming an integral part of human lives, the contest provides a perfect platform for the contestants to show the latest development of AI technology and help the enterprises facilitate the industrialization of the research products.

According to the plan of the contest, the AI session will be held in Damai Cun, which is renowned as an incubator of AI industry. Damai Cun boasts high-level space for entrepreneurship covering an area of 4,000 square meters. Up till now, it has helped more than 50 enterprises start their businesses and has been providing opportunities for experts to do their research.

The winners of the AI contest will have the chance to sign an agreement with enterprises which will put their technology into the production line.


The launching ceremony of the entrepreneurship contest. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]