Should people welcome AI with anticipation or fear? Two prominent businessmen debated this at the 2019 World Artificial Intelligence Conference in Shanghai, China. Elon Musk, whose US-based companies build electric cars, develop rockets and try to connect brains to computers, sees no limit to AI. Jack Ma, co-founder of the Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba, believes humans have their own unassailable niche. They provide honest and at times incisive appraisals of human beings’ relationship with technology and the future of humanity.
About the Speaker
Jack Ma is the co-founder and retired CEO of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba. Elon Musk is a co-founder of PayPal and founder and CEO of Tesla, SpaceX and Neuralink.