Nanjing Forum

Nanjing Forum

Nanjing Forum is held annually with Nanjing University since 2015. The inaugural Nanjing Forum was held under the theme “Working Together for 21st Century Asia-Pacific Peace, Security and Prosperity”. To reflect the growing significance of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and scientific innovations, the Nanjing Forum since 2017 has incorporated sessions on theories and applications of advanced technologies, the field in which Nanjing University ranks among the top in the world. Science-related topics are discussed in odd-numbered years, while international security and marine order issues are addressed in even-numbered years.

Open the AI, Open the Future

Roundtable 1 : Advances in Machine Learning
Roundtable 2 : Artificial Intelligence Industry
Roundtable 3 : Artificial Intelligence + X
Roundtable 4 : Talent Cultivation for Artificial Intelligence
Special Session : Social Value Creation and the Role of Technology

[Opening Ceremony]
- CHEN Xingying, Vice Governor of Jiangsu Provincial Government
- ZHANG Jinghua, Party Secretary of Nanjing Municipal Government
- LYU Jian, President of Nanjing University
- CHEY Taewon, Chairman of SK Holdings

[Keynote Speech]
- ZHENG Zhiming, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing University of Aeronautics
Theme: Artificial intelligence dilemma and breakthrough
- MAO Junfa, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Vice President of Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Theme: The source of artificial intelligence and the power of empowerment
- Jürgen SCHMIDHUBER, Co-Director of the Dale Moore Institute of Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA)
Theme: True Artificial Intelligence will Change Everything
YIN Hao, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Theme: 5G Drives the Development of Digital Economy
- Stuart RUSSELL, University of California, Berkeley
Theme: Provably Beneficial Artificial Intelligence
- ZHANG Byong-Tak, Professor of Department of Computer Engineering at Seoul National University
Theme: AI as Perception-Action-Cognition Systems
- ZHOU Zhihua, Dean of School of Artificial Intelligence at Nanjing University
Theme: AI as Perception-Action-Cognition Systems

[Closing Ceremony]
- PARK In Kook, President of Chey Institute for Advanced Studies
- TAN Zhemin, Executive Vice President of Nanjing University

Dates : 2019.11.22 - 24

Venue : Nanjing University International Conference Center