Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke at China's 2017 World Internet Conference © PA Images
Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke at China's 2017 World Internet Conference © PA Images

AI expected to reshape Chinese business

6 December 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) will pay a major role in China’s supply side reforms as the technology reshapes various sectors such as retail, manufacturing and healthcare, according to a top company executive.

During his keynote speech at China’s 2017 World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Robin Li Yanhong, CEO of China’s largest search engine provider Baidu, said AI should not be limited to the consumer market but can also improve business operations, especially for manufacturers and suppliers.

 Want to stay up to date with the news? Sign up to our daily bulletin.

To read the rest of this article you need to sign in:
Don't have an account? Register here

JOIN CIPS

Not a CIPS member? Why not join CIPS to access a full range of benefits, including:

  • Access all areas of the CIPS Knowledge on-line library including tools and templates and Supply Management stories.
  • Enhance your network and get connected to a global community of 120,000 in 150 countries.
  • Stay in touch and up to date through member only events and branch meetings.
  • Annual subscription to Supply Management magazine.
  • 10 per cent discount on all training courses, workshops, seminars and conferences.
  • Up to 15 per cent discount on books from the CIPS book store, including course books and a range of further reading text books.

And much more. Click here to join >

LATEST
JOBS
Sevenoaks
GBP60000 - GBP70000 per annum
Recruitment Genius
Ipswich, Suffolk
£35,444 -£41,025
Babergh Mid Suffolk District Councils
SEARCH JOBS
CIPS Knowledge
Find out more with CIPS Knowledge:
  • best practice insights
  • guidance
  • tools and templates
GO TO CIPS KNOWLEDGE