Regional Vice President - Digital Industries Strategy
Day One Plenary Sessions: Tuesday, 16 April 2019
Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
9:00 AM Opening remarks
9:10 AM CITY PLANNER INNOVATION PANEL: TECH & THE CITY. WHO WILL WIN THE RACE FOR GLOBAL AI DOMINATION?
Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to boost the global economy by $13 trillion by 2030, adding roughly 1.2% to global GDP a year (Source. McKinsey). While a number of countries are in race to be the first to adopt AI, USA and China are maintaining the lead .How will the global race change the world we live in? What must countries and cities do to increase AI adoption to gain global competitive advantage?
- What countries must do to increase AI adoption?
- What will be more important in future cities – automated domination or leadership?
- How can cities ensure that AI is used as a tool of progress?