September 9, 2019, Moscow — An AI online competition has started across Russia. It’s going to be the first stage of the Artificial Intelligence Journey, or AIJ, the largest Eastern European AI forum supported by Sberbank and other leading companies. AIJ continues Sberbank Data Science Journey, which has been held for three years and proved that academics and businesses need a bigger event to address Data Science and AI issues.
During the online competition its participants, solo and teams, will try and approach the creation of Artificial General Intelligence, or AGI, and algorithms capable of learning and passing exam tests of different complexity.
Alexander Vedyakhin, First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board of Sberbank,
«Artificial Intelligence has entered our everyday lives for good and is applied in many areas. There’s a great growth potential for AI introduction and our goal, which we’re pursuing with leading tech companies, is to tailor solutions that’d help avoid some serious mistakes along the way, while maximizing benefits for businesses, government, and society. AI Journey is exactly the promising platform for solutions like that.»
AIJ is a brand new event where you can learn more about AI and its use in and outside Russia. The AIJ centerpiece will be the two-week conference in Moscow on AI development and use in all areas. Scheduled for November 8 and 9 at Moscow’s Expocentre, the conference will address the following key issues: AGI, neuromorphic computing, computer vision solutions, natural language processing, speech analytics, new methods and their use by businesses.
The registration to AI Journey events is available at www.ai-journey.ru.