The annual Person Award of China AI Heroes List is jointly sponsored by Netease News, Netease Science and Technology and Netease Intelligence. It aims to commend Chinese practitioners who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of artificial intelligence technology and commercialization, and to promote the development of Chinas artificial intelligence industry.
2018 China AI Heroes List is co-sponsored by Netease Intelligence and the Data Science Research Institute of Tsinghua University. It will select technological innovators and business innovators in the field of AI, and set up three awards, namely cutting edge award, vanguard award and master award.
The selection of candidates is based on the nomination and self-recommendation of the evaluation body. The winners are determined by the combination of the judgesscores and the popular vote of Netease News Client. The selection is based on the principle of fairness and impartiality, scoring objectively and prohibiting irregularities for favoritism.
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There are three parts in the selection criteria of technological innovation figures:
First, the scope of selection. It has been selected as a Chinese scholar and has over three years of experience in the field of artificial intelligence. The selection age of the new elite award is under 35 years old; the selection age of the vanguard award is within 35-49 years old; and the selection age of the master award is over 50 years old.
Second, the selection dimension. First, examining technological breakthroughs, candidates have complete, subversive and original scientific or technological theories. Secondly, examining social value, candidatesscientific and research theories or achievements can bring more convenient, safer and more advanced experience to the general or fixed groups of society, and play a great role in promoting social development. Thirdly, by investigating the media exposure, candidates have been widely recognized in the field of scientific research and have received media attention and coverage in the past year.
Third, the rating scale. Media voting 25%, community voting 25%, netizens voting 5%, paper index 40% (data provided by the Institute of Data Science of Tsinghua University), popular index 5%.
The selection criteria for business innovation figures are also divided into three parts.
First, the scope of selection. They were selected as Chinese and had more than three years of experience in artificial intelligence. The selection age of the new elite award is under 35 years old and the company under its leadership is within three years old; the selection age of the Pioneer Award is within 35-49 years old and the company under its leadership is a unicorn enterprise (valuation/market value is more than US$1 billion); the selection age of the master award is over 50 years old and has a strong influence and appeal in the AI industry.
Second, the selection dimension. First, to investigate leadership, candidates have excellent leadership, the ability to quickly gather resources and talents of AI related industries, can lead the company to quickly transform technology into products and land applications, expand the scale. Secondly, examining the commercial value, candidates and the products or services of the leading companies have formed large-scale commercial applications, which have innovative changes in traditional industry applications, and have high economic benefits and good prospects for development. Thirdly, to examine the media exposure: candidates and the products or services of the company under their leadership have a good reputation, and have received media attention and coverage in the past year.
Third, the rating scale. Media voting 25%, investment institutions voting 25%, netizens voting 5%, leadership index 40% (data provided by Tian Eye Check), popular index 5%.
Note: a total of six awards, three candidates for each award, and six winners.
November 1st -11 7 days: candidate recommendation / self recommendation
November 8th: Wuzhen holds a Council to identify 18 candidates.
November 9th -11 30 days: judges voting score
December: publicity and presentation of prizes
The invited accreditation bodies and partners are:
First, research institutions, including Tsinghua University Institute of Data Science, Tian Eye Check, Baidu Index Research Institute, the British Research Council, the Israeli Embassy and so on.
Secondly, technology media, including Tiger Sniff, Krypton, Geek Park, Deep Science and Technology, Quantum Bit, THU Data Faction, etc.
Third, technology community, including CSDN, 51CTO, InfoQ, open source China, TinyMind, etc.
Fourth, financial media, including First Finance and Economics, 21st Century Economic Report, AI Finance and Economics, Wu Xiaobo Channel, Wall Street News, Netease Finance and Economics, etc.