The Saudi Authority for Knowledge and Synthetic Intelligence on Thursday signed memorandums of understanding with IBM, Alibaba and Huawei in areas of synthetic intelligence (AI) at a summit within the kingdom, state information company SPA stated.
SDAIA and Alibaba Cloud introduced an MoU to associate in supporting Saudi Arabia’s path to develop sensible cities via AI, SPA stated.
“Saudi Arabia’s Imaginative and prescient 2030 has clear objectives to rework KSA cities into sensible ones by unlocking the worth of metropolis information as a nationwide asset to appreciate Imaginative and prescient 2030 aspirations,” stated Abdullah Bin Sharaf Alghandi, President of SDAIA.
SDAIA and Huawei signed an MOU to recognise Arabic language and character utilizing AI expertise and with the assistance of researchers from the dominion and Huawei, in accordance with SDAIA’s twitter account.
Saudi Arabia’s Imaginative and prescient 2030 reform plan is a package deal of financial and social insurance policies designed to free the dominion from dependence on oil exports.
SDAIA is looking for IBM’s assist in growing “actual use instances” of AI in areas of well being, vitality and different sectors, in addition to coaching via a strategic relationship, it stated.
Saudi Arabia needs to coach 20,000 folks over the following decade within the area of AI.
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