AsiaIndustrial NetNews: On March 27th, the “2017 Xinzhiyuan Open Source Ecological AI Technology Summit” was held in Beijing. Leaders of industry, academia, research and venture capital in the artificial intelligence industry gathered together to discuss AI plans. At the AI technology summit, Jing Kun, general manager of Baidu Dubi Business Unit, as a guest speaker, talked about the application and future of conversational artificial intelligence.
Jing Kun introduced the evolutionary mileage of human-computer interaction on the spot, and said that the third-generation operating system is the language of machine learning and human-computer interaction using natural language. Jing Kun said that Baidu DuerOS is to lower the threshold for the use of machines and allow machines to learn human language.
In terms of the implementation of conversational artificial intelligence, Jing Kun introduced Baidu’s experience to the guests, and shared the four key points of “setting strategies, gathering talents, storing technologies, and finding scenarios”. Jing Kun said that AI talents as product managers need two characteristics: on the one hand, they must firmly believe that artificial intelligence is the future direction of development; on the other hand, he knows how difficult it is to promote the implementation of AI in real-world scenarios.
Jing Kun bluntly stated that although Baidu has accumulated profound technologies in the field of AI and is in a leading position in the world, in terms of AI specific vertical implementation and user awareness enhancement, related companies still need to work together to build an AI ecosystem. “The biggest challenge of artificial intelligence is to enhance user cognition. In this regard, Baidu is willing to fully authorize free, open re