Cutting-edge achievements shine at 2019 WIC
Fifteen cutting-edge achievements made by leading technology giants from China and abroad were among the winners of the world leading internet scientific and technological achievements unveiled at the sixth World Internet Conference on Oct 20.
"These achievements have given or will give a strong impetus to human life, scientific and technological progress, economic development, as well as social transformation," said Wu Hequan, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, who is also the Chinese co-chair of the recommendation committee for this year's world leading internet scientific and technological achievements.
The achievements were selected from a pool of more than 300 candidates by voting of a team of experts from China and abroad.
After the online and offline collection, expert pre-recommendation, and voting stages, 57 shortlisted achievements were selected from technologies like artificial intelligence, 5G, big data, cloud computing, digital manufacturing, and the industrial internet.
Here is a look at some of the 15 achievements.
A representative from Huawei introduces Kunpeng 920, Huawei's ARM-based central processing unit. [Photo by Huang Zhizong/Xinhua]