Kai-Fu Lee

Sinovation Ventures

Dr. Kai-Fu Lee is the Chairman and CEO of Sinovation Ventures and President of the company’s Artificial Intelligence Institute. Sinovation Ventures is a leading venture capital firm focusing on developing the next generation of Chinese high-tech companies. Prior to founding Sinovation in 2009, Dr. Lee was the President of Google China. Before that, he held executive positions at Microsoft, SGI, and Apple.

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AI and the Post-Work World

What can artificial intelligence do – and where will humans always be superior? These are the core questions revolving around the future of work that AI expert Dr. Kai-Fu Lee explores in his DLD All Stars presentation. A renowned researcher and former top manager at Microsoft, Apple and Google, Dr. Lee now leads the Chineses…
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AI: The Route To A Smarter Future

The pandemic has sent shockwaves round the world. It has also revealed in starker detail the critical role AI can play in addressing some of our global challenges. How is AI being implemented across different sectors and economies, and what are the problems and issues that must be overcome to create real value?
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How China Is Leading the Way in Artificial Intelligence

Bestselling author Kai-Fu Lee explains why China has an advantage in benefiting from artificial intelligence, and what Europe needs to do to make up for lost ground.
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Kai-Fu Lee on AI: “This Is Not A Race of Man Against Machine”

Artificial intelligence is a key technology, often seen as decisive for the future of whole nations: If you know how to build the smartest algorithms you can hope to conquer the world with self-driving cars, autonomous drones or digital-health systems that might save millions of lives. Dr. Kai-Fu Lee is considered one of the foremost…
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