The AI Technology and Application Committee of China Institute of Communications Is Established Based on CQUPT
CQUPT News (provided by School of Communication, and edited by AoYongchun)On November 30th, 2019, “Establishment Meeting and Network Artificial Intelligence Special Report Meeting of Artificial Intelligence Technology and Application Committee of China Institute of Communications” was held at International Conference Centerof Chengdu Century City. More than one hundred people attended the meeting, including Zhang Yanchuan, vice president and secretary general of China Institute of Communications;Teng Wei, deputy secretary general of China Institute of Communications; Wu Jianping, academician of Tsinghua University;experts and scholars from famous universities, scientific research institutes and enterprises.
The AI Technology and Application Committee of China Institute of Communications was initiated and established by our university, and supported by the Research Institute of China Mobile Communications Co., Ltd. In February this year, the 6th Standing Council of the 8th Session of the China Communications Society agreed in principle to establish the AI Technology and Application Committee of China Institute of Communications, and confirmed CQUPT as the supporting organization. On March 30th, the “Academic Seminar on Artificial Intelligence and Information Communication Technology of China Institute of Communications2019” was held in our university, which discussed the cutting-edge technology of integration and innovation of artificial intelligence and information communication integration and innovation, and preliminarily studied the structure of professional committee. After the meeting, the secretary group further improved the composition plan of the committee, and gradually formed a list of professional committee suggestions led by academicians, with more than 10 national-level talents, more than 20 university presidents, heads of scientific research institutes and enterprise departments, and more than 20 young scholars attending.
After confirmation and approval, China Institute of Communications officially confirmed that the establishment meeting of the special committee was held on the basis of “China Institute of Information and Communication2019” and as a key agenda of the meeting. The founding conference, presided over by Teng Wei, held the committee election of the AI Technology and Application Committee of China Institute of Communications. Professor Wu Jianping, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, was elected as chairman of the first committee, Chen Qianbin as standing vice chairman, Chen Shanzhi, Feng Junlan, Jiang Guoping, Liang Yingchang, Lu Guangyue and Zhang Yunyong as vice chairmen, and Professor Wang Ruyan as secretarial leader of the Committee, and the secretariat is usually located in School of Communications of CQUPT.
Wu Jianping, elected chairman and academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, makes a speech. (Photo by School of Communications)