Man vs Machine: Will AI Put Our Humanity At Stake?

ConnecTechAsia Summit speaker, Sharala Axryd, CEO, ASEAN Data Analytics Exchange, shares about the transformative potential of Artificial Intelligence, issues of bias and ensuring the objectivity of AI.   The vision of an all-knowing, omni-present intelligent being that forms the backbone of our everyday lives has been portrayed in movies that captivate the imagination of many. Today, that vision is not too far from reality, and we are seeing this at work through artificial intelligence (AI) – from AI-powered voice assistants like Alexa, to helping solve traffic issues, enabling the sequencing…

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Paving the Way for Smart Cities: The Smart Sensor Platform Network

ConnecTechAsia Summit speaker, Yao Shih Jih, General Manager, ST Electronics (Info-Comm Systems), shares about how smart street lighting could be a key to unlocking the potential of a smart city   The cost of Internet of Things (IoT) sensors has decreased remarkably over the past decade, heralding new possibilities of a renewed push for smart cities. With worldwide spending on IoT predicted to surpass the USD$1 trillion mark by 2020, this has increasingly attracted attention within the various sectors.   With that tied in line with the strong push towards…

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