The world’s premier AI Summit Forum – AGI – Shenzhen 2019

The world’s premier AI Summit Forum – AGI-Conference will be held in Shenzhen, China from August 6-9 this year. The AGI conference has been held for 12 years.

At that time, in addition to the father of AGI, Dr. Ben Goertzel will come to Shenzhen to give a speech, there are many world-class scientists / artificial intelligence scholars / industry top experts will also participate in a four-day academic exchange.

The world’s premier AGI Summit Forum will be held in Shenzhen, China from August 6-9 this year. Dr. Ben Goertzel, one of the world’s premier scientists in A.I., will come to Shenzhen with some of the best scientists, business leaders, and industry experts in Human Level Artificial Integilligence / Artificial General Intelligence A.G.I. to partake in a 4 day academic journey of exchange from the leading minds in AI development. 

Discussions and topics will include the impact of AI on several industries, including Biomedical Research, Robotics, Automomous Vehichles, IoT, Security, Networking, Social Communication, Ethics, and much more. We welcome you to join us for this rare AI event in Shenzhen! 

August 6 – August 9, 2019

Day 1 – August 6, 2019 (Tutoring Day) 8:30-18:30   

> Target Audience : AI Developer:  OpenCog:  Open Source Artificial Intelligence Framework, NARS: Non-Axiomatic Reasoning System , Non-Axiomatic Reasoning System, workshop Materials:

200 RMB

Day 2 & 3 – August 7-8, 2019 (Professional Forum) 8:30-18:30  

> Target audience : technical experts / scholars / deep AI developers

1888 RMB (Days 1-4)

Day 4 – August 9, 2019 (Public Meeting Day) 8:30-18:30  

> Target Audience : All AI enthusiasts

300 RMB

August 6th – 9th, 2019

Day 1: August 6, 2019 (AI Development Workshops)  8:30-18:30  

> Who’s it for?: AI Developers / Scholars / Professors / Computer Science Students

> Workshops: on OpenCog and NARS: Non-Axiomatic Reasoning System Systems

200 RMB

Day 2 & 3: August 7-8, 2019 (Professional AI Forum)  8:30-18:30    

> Who’s it for?: Technical experts, Scholars/Professors, AI developers and CS Students interested in AI.

1888 RMB (Inclusive of Full Event)

Day 4:  August 9, 2019 (Future of AI Forum) 8:30-18:30.  

> Who’s it for?: AI Entrepreneurs, Technology Enthusiasts, Professors, Students, Programmers, the Curious!

300 RMB


Tuesday, August 6, 2019: Tutorial Day

NARS: Non-Axiomatic Reasoning System

workshop info:

9:00-9:30AM, Registration

9:30-10:00AM, Opening Comments

10:00-10:30AM, Coffee break

10:30AM – 12:00PM OpenCog and NARS Tutorials (parallel tracks)

12:00-1:30PM, Lunch Break

1:30-3:00PM, OpenCog and NARS Workshops 1 (parallel tracks)

3:00-3:30PM, Coffee break

3:30-6:00PM, OpenCog and NARS Workshops 2 (parallel tracks)

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

9:00-10:00AM, Keynote

10:00-10:30AM, Coffee Break

10:30AM-12:00PM, Contributed Talks, Session 1: Architectures 1

12:00-1:00PM, Lunch Break

1:00-2:00PM, Keynote

2:00-3:00PM, Contributed Talks, Session 2: Ethics and Philosophy

3:00-3:30PM, Coffee Break

3:30-4:45PM, Contributed Talks, Session 3: Architectures 2

5:00-5:30PM, Poster Boaster Session

5:30-6:30PM, Poster Sessions

Thursday, August 8, 2019

9:00-10:00AM, Keynote

10:00-10:30AM, Coffee Break

10:30AM-11:45PM, Contributed Talks, Session 4: Symbolic Pattern Mining

11:45-1:00PM, Lunch Break

1:00-2:00PM, Contributed Talks, Session 5: Applications

2:00-3:00PM, Keynote

3:00-3:30PM, Coffee Break

3:30-5:30PM, Contributed Talks, Session 6: Machine Learning

6:00-7:30PM, Conference Dinner/Reception

19 Aug 9(Public)

Target Audience: all AI lover


  • From Narrow AI to AGI via Narrow AGI—Ben Goertzel Harri Valpola
  • Developing Machine Intelligence on Interactive and Embodied Setting—Wei Xu
  • Beyond ML/DL: Learning by Reasoning for Smarter Cities & Safer Schools—Hugo Latapie
  • Creating Brain-inspired Conscious Living Becomings for Beneficial Human-AI Society—Zeng Yi

08:30 Registration

09:00-10:30 Keynotes

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:00 Keynote 

12:00-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:00 Keynotes

15:00-15:20 Break

15:20-18:00 Keynotes

Activity process:

August 6, 2019 (Tutoring Day)

Target Audience: AI Developer

OpenCog:  Open Source Artificial Intelligence Framework

NARS: Non-Axiomatic Reasoning System non-axiomatic reasoning system

Workshop information:

9:00-9:30 Sign in

9:30-10:00 opening

10:00-10:30 Tea Break

10:30 – 12:00 OpenCog and NARS tutoring (simultaneously)

12:00-13:30 lunch

13:30-15:00 OpenCog and NARS Workshops 1 ( simultaneously)

15:00-15:30 coffee break

15:30-18:00 OpenCog and NARS Workshops 2 (simultaneously)

August 7-8, 2019 (Professional Forum)

Target audience: technical experts/scholars/depth AI developers

9:00-10:00 Keynote Speech

10:00-10:30 Tea Break

10:30-12:00 Speech 1: Architecture 1

12:00-13:00 lunch

13:00-14:00 Keynote Speech

14:00-15:00 Speech 2: Moral Philosophy

15:00-15:30 coffee break

15:30-16:45 Speech 3: Architecture 2

17:00-17:30 Speech 4

17:30-18:30 Speech 5

August 9, 2019 (Public Assembly Day)

Target Audience: All AI enthusiasts


  • From weak artificial intelligence to general artificial intelligence through weak artificial intelligence – Ben Goertzel
  • Developing machine intelligence in an interactive and embedded environment – Wei Xu
  • Beyond ML/DL: Reasoning Learning in Smart Cities and Security Schools – Hugo Latapie
  • Creating human-like brain consciousness for human and artificial intelligence-friendly society – Zeng Yi Harri Valpola

08:30 Check in

09:00-10:30 Conference

10:30-11:00 Tea Break

11:00-12:00 Conference

12:00-13:30 lunch

13:30-15:00 Conference

15:00-15:20 rest

15:20-18:00 Conference


* The first three days of the speech were mainly in English (no translation), and the fourth day of the conference was translated by simultaneous interpretation.

* Tickets include some meals.

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