In recent years, a great number of top conferences and workshops on artificial intelligence (AI) were held in China, showing Chinese AI plays an important role in the world. Meanwhile, Chinese government announced an ambitious scheme, “New Generation Artificial Intelligence Development Plan,” for the country to become a world leader in AI technologies by 2030. The AI research in China has covered various aspects, ranging from chips to algorithms. This chapter attempts to give an overview of the recent advances of AI research and development in China, as well as some perspectives on the future development of AI in China.
The work involved in this chapter is partially supported by the Ministry of Education in China (MOE) Project of Humanities and Social Sciences under the Grant 17YJCZH260, the Doctoral Research Program of Southwest University of Science and Technology under the Grant 12zx7116.
Zhao, X., Zhang, H., Yang, C. and Li, B. (2019), "An Overview of Artificial Intelligence Research and Development in China", The New Silk Road Leads through the Arab Peninsula: Mastering Global Business and Innovation, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 143-151. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-78756-679-820191009
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