More Guests to Attend the Opening Ceremony and the Main Forums of the 2019 WAIC
2019-08-28 11:22

The 2019 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) will be held at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center during August 29-31. Who will be the guests to attend the conference? What speeches will they give at the conference?


The guests revealed yesterday have aroused enthusiastic response from various industries. And more guests are about to be exposed today, among whom there are representatives of world-renowned expert and scholars, international organizations and leaders of leading AI companies at home and abroad. In this three-day conference, stars in the AI industry will share with us their thoughts and views on the theme of “Intelligent Connectivity, Infinite Possibilities”.


Guests (Incomplete list)


Tianwen Tony Cai, Vice Dean at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Professor of Statistics at the Wharton School


Chen Jie, Member of Chinese Academy of Engineering, IEEE Fellow and President of Tongji University


Chen Tianshi, founder and CEO of Cambricon Technologies


Huang Xiaoqing, founder and CEO of CloudMinds


Jeffrey Welser, Chairman of the Bay Area Science and Innovation Consortium, IEEE Fellow and Vice President of IBM Research


John Hoffman, CEO of GSMA Ltd.


Li Deyi, Member of Chinese Academy of Engineering and International Academy of Sciences for Europe and Asia and Chairman of the Chinese Artificial Intelligence Society


Kai-Fu Lee, founder and CEO of Sinovation Ventures and President of Sinovation Venture’s Artificial Intelligence Institute


Sam Li, Global Senior Vice President of SAP and Managing Director of SAP China


Marek Michalewicz, Director of the Interdisciplinary Center for Mathematical and Computational Modelling (ICM) at the University of Warsaw and Principal Research Scientist at Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO Australia)


Mark Papermaster, CTO and executive vice president at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)


Yutaka Saito, Senior Executive Vice President (Responsible for IoT) and Chief Director of FIELD Promotion of Fanuc Corporation


Neil Shen, the global managing partner of Sequoia Capital and the founding and managing partner of Sequoia Capital China


Wang Tao, Executive Director of the Board, President of ICT Strategy & Marketing and Chairman of the Investment Review Board of Huawei


Wu Zhaohui, President of Zhejiang University and Member of Chinese Academy of Sciences


Jeannette M. Wing, Avanessians Director of the Data Sciences Institute at Columbia University, American Scientist of Computer Science and AAAS/ACM/IEEE Fellow


Song-Chun Zhu, Chairman of DMAI and professor at University of California, Los Angeles

It is believed that the arrival of these guests will definitely make the conference stand out.

More distinguished guests to attend the main forums will be released through official channels. Please stay tuned!