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.

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