Unleashing the power

OF DATA AND AI

Empowering a new generation

OF THINKERS

Bringing together

LEADERS

Bringing together

INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Bringing together

RESEARCHERS

Focusing on

INVESTING

Focusing on

CREATING

Unprecedented collaboration

AND UNLIMITED TECHNOLOGY

Shaping

THE FUTURE OF AI TOGETHER

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Virtual summit

21-22 October

2020
Riyadh: 14:00 - 18:00
NYC: 07:00 - 11:00
LONDON: 12:00 - 16:00
PARIS: 13:00 - 17:00
BEIJING: 19:00 - 23:00
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About the Global AI Summit

AI for the Good of Humanity

The Global AI Summit, organized by the Saudi Data & AI Authority (SDAIA) and G20 Saudi Secretariat as part of The International Conferences Program, honoring the G20 Saudi presidency year 2020, held in its inaugural edition virtually on 21 and 22 October 2020, is the world's premier platform for dialogue that brings together stakeholders from public sector, academia and private sector, including technology companies, investors, entrepreneurs and startups to shape the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI).

The Global AI Summit will be a unique global opportunity to explore what the new global era means to AI, how AI's transformational potential can be best used to create a better future for all, and what this means for policy and decision makers interested in leveraging the potential, for the good of humanity.

Program

* Program is subject to change

Speakers

Press Releases

SAUDI ARABIA SETS OUT STRATEGY TO BECOME A WORLD LEADER IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE BY 2030

National Strategy for Data & AI (NSDAI) to position Saudi Arabia as a global leader in AI by 2030 Multi-phase strategy will be led by Saudi Data & AI Authority (SDAIA) Strategy aims to attract $20bn in FDI and local investment over ten years

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Held under the patronage of His Royal Highness Crown Prince GLOBAL AI SUMMIT COMMENCED TODAY

Riyadh, October 2020: The Global AI Summit, held under the theme ‘AI for the Good of Humanity’, commenced today under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense. The summit continues until tomorrow October 22.

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The Saudi Data & AI Authority announces the dates of the Global AI Summit

The Saudi Data & Artificial intelligence Authority (SDAIA) announces that the Global AI Summit will take place virtually on 21-22 October 2020.

This announcement comes in line with the global efforts and the precautionary measures that are being taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to protect participants and attendees from Covid-19.

Saudi Arabia creates the future of art with Artathon competition that merges artistic creativity with artificial intelligence.

Artathon, an initiative of the Global AI Summit, aims to find the first Picasso of data science.

Riyadh, 22 December, 2019: Riyadh is set to host the ‘Artathon’, a competition which brings together artists and artificial intelligence experts, to create art using advanced artificial intelligence tools, techniques and methods.

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His Highness the Minister of Culture: AI Artathon confirms the leadership's interest in all cultural sectors.

His Highness Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan Al Saud addresses closing ceremony of the AI Artathon, the world’s first AI Art Hackathon.

Riyadh, 25 January, 2020: Under the patronage of His Highness Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan Al Saud, Minister of Culture, the closing ceremony of the AI Artathon took place this evening at the King Abdullah Financial Center in Riyadh, during which the winners of the first round of the competition were announced.

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World’s first ever AI Art hackathon opens in Riyadh.

AI experts and creative artists join competition to create new art using artificial intelligence.

Riyadh, 23 January, 2020: The world’s first AI Art hackathon – the AI Artathon - has opened today in Riyadh, with 300 experts in data science and AI, graphic designers and artists competing to create visual arts using artificial intelligence..

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Meet The Summit Speakers

AI for the Good of Humanity

Announcement of the Global AI Summit

H.E. Dr. Abdullah Sharaf Alghamdi

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