The next Future Forum will take place on Saturday 10 September in the NYU Shanghai Auditorium. It will include lectures and a panel discussion on artificial intelligence. More information is available here. An RSVP is required and can be submitted here. Here is the schedule for the events that focus on artificial intelligence:

16:15-16:20
Opening remarks by Ms. Cathy Wu, Secretary General of the Future Forum

16:20-16:50
Keynote Speech by Dr. Fei-Yue Wang, State Specially Appointed Expert & Director, the State Key Laboratory of Management and Control for Complex Systems
“The Origin of Intelligence: Review and Prospect”

16:50-17:20
Keynote Speech by Dr. Kai Yu, Founder & CEO, Horizon Robotics
“The Trend of AI—a Paradigm Shift of Computing”

17:20-17:40
Keynote Speech by Dr. Gordon Gao, Partner of Fangda Partners
“A Lawyer’s Wish for AI”

17:40-18:20
Panel Discussion (in alphabetical order)

  • Dr. Philip Campbell Editor-in-Chief of Nature (moderator)
  • Dr. Jeffrey Erlich, Assistant Professor of Neural Science, NYU Shanghai
  • Dr. Gordon Gao, Partner of Fangda Partners
  • Dr. Fei-Yue Wang, State Specially Appointed Expert&Director, the State Key Laboratory of Management and Control for Complex Systems
  • Dr. Xiao-Jing Wang, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Global Professor of Neural Science, NYU Shanghai
  • Dr. Kai Yu, Founder & CEO, Horizon Robotics
  • Dr. Zheng Zhang, Professor of Computer Science, NYU Shanghai

18:20-18:40
Q&A