On February 19, the Ministry of industry and information technology announced through its official website that it has recently issued a notice to support the creation of national pilot zones for artificial intelligence innovation and application in Beijing, Tianjin (Binhai New Area), Hangzhou, Guangzhou and Chengdu. This is the list of the second batch of pilot zones issued by the Ministry of industry and information technology after Shanghai (Pudong New Area), Shenzhen and Jinan Qingdao. So far, the number of pilot areas for innovation and application of artificial intelligence in China has increased to 8.

Guangzhou Daily all media reporter learned that Guangzhou national pilot zone of artificial intelligence innovation and application will focus on the development of key intelligent devices, intelligent software, intelligent devices and other core intelligent industries, and continuously explore the deep application scenarios of artificial intelligence in key technology directions such as computer vision and key application fields such as industry and commerce.

Aerial photography of Pazhou area.

Support Guangzhou and other cities to create national artificial intelligence innovation and application pilot zone

According to the Ministry of industry and information technology, the construction of national artificial intelligence innovation and application pilot zone is an important measure to implement the spirit of the Fifth Plenary Session of the 19th CPC Central Committee and the central economic work conference, implement the deployment of the seventh meeting of the Central Committee for comprehensively deepening reform, and promote the deep integration of artificial intelligence and the real economy. In the construction of the pilot zone, we should adhere to the application of traction, open the scene to drive the industry landing; adhere to the reform and innovation, stimulate the vitality with new ideas and new mechanisms; adhere to the linkage between the Ministry and the province, form the work force with complementary advantages; adhere to the characteristic development, and develop the intelligent economy according to local conditions.

In the paper, the Ministry of industry and information technology stressed that the national pilot zone of artificial intelligence innovation and application in Beijing should combine the overall deployment of the construction of Beijing International Science and technology innovation center, give full play to the multiple advantages of original technology, industrial ecology, talent base and development environment, accelerate the research and development of core algorithms, basic software and hardware, accelerate the construction of intelligent infrastructure, and build a world leading artificial intelligence zone Can be the source of innovation. Focusing on key fields such as intelligent manufacturing, intelligent networked vehicles, smart city and “Winter Olympics of science and technology”, we should accelerate the construction and opening of deep application scenarios of artificial intelligence, optimize the governance environment, continue to promote the deep integration of artificial intelligence and real economy, and create demonstration areas and Reform pilot areas for high-quality development of super large smart cities.

Tianjin (Binhai New Area) National artificial intelligence innovation and application pilot zone should focus on the collaborative development strategy of Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei, face the practical needs of industrial intelligence transformation, government service upgrading and people’s livelihood quality improvement, give full play to the policy advantages of China (Tianjin) pilot Free Trade Zone, and promote the breakthrough development of intelligent manufacturing, intelligent port, intelligent community and other key fields. Efforts should be made to build the industrial cluster of basic parts of artificial intelligence and “artificial intelligence + information innovation”, build the common technology hard platform and innovation service soft platform, and promote the artificial intelligence industry to supplement and strengthen the chain.

Hangzhou National artificial intelligence innovation and application pilot zone should give full play to the basic advantages of urban digital governance and advanced manufacturing, and further deepen the application of artificial intelligence technology in urban management, intelligent manufacturing, intelligent finance and other fields. Through the reform and innovation measures, actively explore the governance mode and path of artificial intelligence in line with the national conditions, promote the safe and reliable promotion of new technologies and new products, and strive to create the output place of urban digital governance scheme, the supply place of intelligent manufacturing capacity, and the pioneer place of data use rules.

Guangzhou national pilot area of artificial intelligence innovation and application should closely meet the development requirements of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay area, make full use of the conditions of complete industrial chain, collection of innovative elements and rich application scenarios, and build artificial intelligence and digital economy experimental area with high standards. Focus on the development of key intelligent devices, intelligent software, intelligent equipment and other core intelligent industries, face the key technology directions such as computer vision and key application fields such as industry and commerce, and constantly explore the deep application scenarios of artificial intelligence, so as to provide new momentum for Guangzhou to realize the new vitality of the old city and “four new brilliant”.

Aerial photography of Pazhou area.

Chengdu’s national AI one should take the one belt, one road, the strategic hub and strategic location as the leading area, and grasp the opportunity of Shuangcheng economic circle in Chengdu Chongqing area. With AI as an important starting point, the focus will be on medical and financial industries, and the release of application scenarios will be released to promote the development of technology industry. Combined with the characteristics of the western region, we should actively explore and practice in policy, mechanism and mode innovation, create a dynamic industrial ecosystem and functional area, and radiate and drive the integrated development of regional artificial intelligence.

According to the Ministry of industry and information technology, during the “fourteenth five year plan” period, it will further strengthen cooperation with relevant provinces and cities, take the construction of pilot areas as an important carrier to promote the deep integration of artificial intelligence and real economy, continuously tap the “depth” of mechanism reform, enhance the “height” of innovation ability, accelerate the “speed” of application landing, enhance the “heat” of industrial agglomeration, and export experience, mode and production Products and services provide strong support for high-quality economic development.

In 2022, the scale of AI industry in Guangzhou may double to over 120 billion yuan

On July 8, 2020, the Information Office of Guangzhou Municipal People’s government held the 152nd press conference on epidemic prevention and control, resumption of work and production (special topic of digital new infrastructure development plan), which was introduced by Zhang Hongwei, deputy director of Guangzhou Municipal Bureau of industry and information technology. On July 7, 2020, the 113th executive meeting of the 15th municipal government deliberated and approved the “three year action plan for accelerating the development of digital new infrastructure in Guangzhou” Plan (2020-2022) (hereinafter referred to as the action plan).

In the field of artificial intelligence, it is striving to build industrial carriers such as Guangzhou artificial intelligence and digital economy experimental zone and Nansha international artificial intelligence value innovation park. It has a number of leading enterprises in subdivided industries such as iFLYTEK, Yuncong technology and Jiadu technology, with the scale of artificial intelligence industry exceeding 60 billion yuan.

Based on the core engine function of Guangzhou’s Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay District, the action plan aims to promote the integration and innovation of digital new infrastructure and social and economic development at a higher level by benchmarking the first-class cities at home and abroad. It puts forward the overall requirements and objectives for Guangzhou to promote the development of digital new infrastructure in the next three years, focusing on “5g development” action “,” artificial intelligence scene construction action “and” industrial interaction ” 40 new digital infrastructure projects have been implemented in four major areas, including networking integration innovation action and smart charging infrastructure improvement action. Including “network construction and environmental optimization, 5g industrial chain development, big data center construction,” smart pole, smart road, smart car, smart product, smart Park, smart district, smart chain, smart rail, smart pile “construction, enterprise” cloud platform “, building” customized city “, digital transformation of characteristic industrial cluster” and other 23 key tasks, “increase financial funds, carrier construction, land use, and talents” 17 key policies and measures.

By 2022, Guangzhou will be built into an artificial intelligence industry cluster area in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao, a national artificial intelligence innovation and Development Experimental Area, and a pilot area for artificial intelligence innovation and application. It will build “smart pole”, “smart road”, “smart car”, “smart product”, “smart pile”, “smart Park”, “smart district” and “smart chain” “Smart rail” promotes the formation of 50 Intelligent Economic and social application scenarios, builds 8 key industrial clusters such as intelligent networked automobile, intelligent robot and intelligent hardware, builds 10 artificial intelligence industrial parks, and cultivates more than 50 national leading enterprises in the fields of artificial intelligence technology, product manufacturing, application and service, with the scale of artificial intelligence industry exceeding 120 billion yuan.