hanghai has unveiled its first dedicated artificial intelligence incubator as part of its push t上海千花网o make AI a cornerstone of its industrial transformation.
上海千花网Launched in Shanghai’s Wujiaochang, an area home to multiple leading
research houses such as Fudan University and Tongji University, the first 3,000 square-mete
r AI Space serves as an accelerator to turn abstract AI ideas into prototypes and potentially into tangible products.上海千花网
Backed by the Shanghai Commission of Economy and Informatizati
o上海千花网n, the facility will provide working space, data bases, technical support, financing and res
ources match-making with application scenarios. Such a model will be duplicated across the city in due time.
上海千花网Five AI startups have signed memoranda of understanding with the first AI space, c
overing areas from the combination of AI and medical care, education and big data.
The incubator was launched earlier this week on the same occasion whe
n the city announced the setup of a series of awards, dubbed SAIL, dedicated to an AI-th
emed contest, whose results will be announced ahead of the 2019 World Artificial Intelligence Conference in August.
“The SAIL awards are not only an influential part of the WAIC competition, but an impor上海千花网
tant carrier in the integration of industries, universities, researches and application in the field of AI
,上海千花网女神会所” said Zhang Ying, chief engineer of the Shanghai Commission of Economy and Informatization.
With four subcategories, the SAIL awards are expected to facilitat
e the development of AI and accelerate its transformation from concepts to reality.
Official statistics上海千花网女神会所 showed that the city is already home to 1,000 companies with AI as its core b
上海千花网女神会所usiness. According to a plan issued last year by municipal authorities, Shanghai is looking to lead the pack by b
ecoming a global AI hub, with plans to expand the scale of i上海千花网女神会所ts industry to more than 100 billion yuan ($14.4 billion) by 2020.
pack with an improved version for vehicles within the scope of the recall for free to eliminate safety hazards.At least three NIO ES8 vehicles上海千花坊
had self-ignition accidents in the past three months and the State Administration for Market Regulation has started investigating the vehicles in these incidents.上海千花坊
Apart from recalling vehicles with safety hazards, the company has also established a transde
上海千花坊partmental investigation team to optimize the quality management system of their products in cooperation with supply chain partners.
By May this year, NIO had delivered over 170,000 ES8 vehicles, and the 70 kilowatt-hour battery packs produced after Oc上海千花坊
t 20, 2018, have been equipped with modules of the specification model NEV-P102, which has no safety hazards, the company said.
上海千花坊senior lawyer said he is “very optimistic” about the future of China’s business environ
ment, as the country is determined to develop an advanced intellectual property protection legal regime.
“上海千花坊We are very optimistic about the future of China’s business environment,” said Eric Liu, manag
ing partner of Zhao Sheng Law Firm. The office is the British law firm Linklaters’ joint operating partner in China.
Despite the uncertaint女神会所y caused by the trade conflict, which has put investment and consumption on hold, Liu said he beli
eves “China will continue opening its economy up to international trade and cross-border inbound and outbound direct investment.”
“China has become increasingly innovative, and is determined to develop an advanced legal regime for
IP protectio上海千花坊女神会所n, and new protection mechanisms have already taken shape in the country,” he said in a written reply.
He believes China will step up its efforts in protecting the int
ellectual property rights of foreign investors, following the promulgation of the Foreign Investment Law.
Asked about his take on the China-US trade dispute, Liu said: “Although we have seen many uncertainties concerning the tr上海千花坊
ade dynamics between China and the US, we still believe in the potential and vitality of trade and investment markets.”
Fo上海千花坊女神会所r instance, Chinese companies are driven to catch up on merge and acquisiti
on deals for safety reasons or commercial reasons, and they are still very active in terms of outbound deals, he said.
Kweichow Moutai Co Ltd, China’s iconic high-end spirit maker, saw its share price exceed 1,000上海会所
上海会所yuan ($145) per share during Thursday trading, making a historical breakthrough and becoming the
most expensive stock in the A-share market, aided by continuously growing demand and its good earnings.上海会所
上海会所Most investors are not surprised by the robust performance of Moutai. Earlier this year, many investment firms, incl
上海会所uding Goldman Sachs and China International Capital Corp Ltd, were bullish on the growth potential of the stock.
They set the target price of Moutai at more than 1,000 yuan per share, attri
buting it to China’s sustained supply-side reforms and consumption upgrade, which have boosted investor sentiment toward such consumer stocks.
上海会所Moutai, a distiller from Maotai town in southwestern China’s Guizhou province, has made substantial gains this year. On Jan 1, it
closed at 598.98 yuan per share. On Thursday, it closed at 996.35 yuan per share, and its share price has surged 66 per上海会所
cent so far this year. Its performance has been better than 90 percent of the A-share listed companies.上海会所品茶微信
Now, its market value stands at 1.24 trillion yuan. Previously, it became the first consumer st
ock with a market value exceeding 1 trillion yuan. Last year, the overall GDP of Guizhou province reached 1.4上海会所
上海会所品茶微信8 trillion yuan, meaning the market value of Moutai accounts for nearly 85 percent of provincial GDP.
Moutai became the first stock that exceeded 1,000 yuan per share after 27 years. More than tw
o decades ago, there was a stock－now named INESA Holding Group－which once exceeded 1,000 yuan pe
r share. The company has experienced multiple structural 上海会所品茶微信changes and now its market value is less than 10 billion yuan.
Other major上海会所 liquor makers are reporting solid sales and also saw outsta
nding performance during Thursday trading. They include Sichuan province-based W
uliangye Yibin Co Ltd and LuzhouLaojiao Group, which led the advance of the spirits and consumer sector.