On the afternoon of November 28, 2017, the Arm AI Ecosystem Consortium (AIEC) 2017 Shanghai INESA Conference began at the Huaxin Huixiang Center. The conference was built around the theme of "Building dreams together". More than 70 member companies and more than 150 senior managers from the Arm AI Ecosystem Consortium and Shanghai INESA Group attended the event.
The conference began with a speech from Mr. Allen Wu, EVP and President Arm Greater China. Mr. Wu presented an analysis of the current status of AI interconnections and the importance of open ecosystems to the AI revolution. He also spoke on the outlook and opportunities in the trillion-dollar AI chip market.
Mr. Jiang Songtao, Vice President of INESA Group, also gave a welcome speech. Mr. Jiang delivered an overview of the industries in which INESA operated and its network. He shared INESA's smart city development plans and the criteria in their selection of smart city partners.
AIEC participants offered a rich variety of professional guidelines for recommended AI solutions. ChipIntelli, Beijing TwirlingVR, SenseTime, Kuman Network Technology, NextVPU, OPEN AI LAB, and many other leading companies shared their latest AI technologies and resources as well as pain points in the industry. We would like to see more collaboration across all partners in the ecosystem in a mutually beneficial manner so that the participants may optimize their access to better projects and resources, and thereby effectively accelerating the establishment of the AI industry.
Gao Junxiao, President of ChipIntelli from Chengdu, gave an introduction to smart voice chips and solutions aimed to eliminate existing pain points.
Yu Jun, Senior Business Manager of Beijing TwirlingVR Technology, presented AI system solutions for different application scenarios.
Ding Yi, Director of SenseTime East China, introduced SenseTime's leading deep learning identification technology and the latest market trends.
Liang Quan, co-founder of Kuman Network Technology, shared with the audience the latest developments in smart speakers and Kuman's interesting products.
Yang Xin, Sales Manager of NextVPU, shared with the audience the value of NextVPU products in the AI era.
Huang Mingfei, CTO of OPEN AI LAB, dedicated to building embedded AI computing ecosystems, presented OPEN AI LAB's latest technological advances.
We thank INESA Group again for its great support. We thank all AIEC members for attending and supporting the event, which is exactly what it takes to empower AI, accelerate innovation, and establish the industry. See you all at the next stop, Haier Qingdao!
Date: November 29 - 30
Venue: Go Procurement Training Room on 3F., Building P, Haier Industry Park, No.1 Haier Road, Laoshan District, Qingdao City, Shandong Province, China
Quite good event.