On February 28th, the debriefing meeting of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2022 and the kick-off meeting of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2023 were held at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition Hall. Zhang Ying, Vice Chairman of Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Informatization, Shi Weidong, Deputy Party Secretary and Full-time Vice President of Shanghai Municipal Law Society, Chen Xin, Party Member and Vice Chairman of Shanghai Municipal Association for Science and Technology, and Zhou Jin, Vice President of Donghao Lansheng (Group) Co., Ltd. attended the events. Heads of Pudong New Area, Xuhui District, relevant commissions and bureaus, relevant executive and organizer units, conference partners, representatives of important exhibitors, representatives of artificial intelligence related enterprises and news media were also present.
At the meeting, Ms. Zhang made a concluding speech and announced the official launch of the preparatory work for the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2023. The Office of the Organizing Committee of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference summarized and reported the holding of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2022. A total of 121 online and offline events were held, attracting more than 1,200 guests at home and abroad, more than 250 well-known enterprises and more than 1,600 media at home and abroad, with 30,000 people watching the exhibition offline and 638 million people attending the exhibition online. On the basis of previous conferences, the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2023 will continue to implement the policy of "high-end, internationalization, specialization, marketization and intelligence", build a world-class cooperation and exchange platform, show the world "Chinese wisdom" and "Shanghai plan", and constantly provide new opportunities for the world with China's new development. Donghao Lansheng released the solicitation of "AI Recruitment Post" for the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2023, including forum hosting, speakers, treasured exhibits, events, application experiences and other sections, announced the list of the first batch of cooperative units of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2023, launched the WAIC Circle Ecological Co-construction Partnership Program, invited multi-party partners to jointly build a multi-dimensional platform, further activate conference resources through various activity carriers throughout the year, and promote "co-creation, co-construction, integration, co-governance, sharing and win-win" in the field of artificial intelligence. Shanghai Law Society, Hong Kong Trade Development Council and Tencent exchanged speeches as representatives of cooperative units.
Information related to the World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2023 will continue to be released through the official website (www.worldaic.com.cn), WeChat official account "World Artificial Intelligence Conference" and other platforms.