Catching Up in a Technology War—China's Challenge in Artificial Intelligence

by Dieter Ernst

East-West Wire

Publisher: Honolulu, HI: East-West Center
Publication Date: 16 June 2020
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Leaders in China and the US need to reconsider the notion that they can only progress in AI if they pursue zero-sum competition. Global knowledge sourcing through international cooperation remains critical for further development of AI technologies. Progress will be damaged both by the "America First" doctrine and by China's attempts to wall off its AI industry from the outside world.