The festival brought together AI professionals, experts, and industry leaders to exchange ideas and learn about the latest advancements in the field of AI. The event was an opportunity for attendees to understand the benefits and challenges of AI for society and the planet, as well as explore what AI can do today and what future innovations will bring.
Over 100 international speakers participated in the festival, delivering presentations and leading strategic conferences, think-tank workshops, exhibition stands, and networking sessions. Key speakers included Yann Lecun (Vice-President and Chief AI Scientist, Meta AI), Joann Stonier (Chief Data Officer, Mastercard), Xavier Lagardere (Chief Data Officer, Vice President Data Strategy and Transformation, Lufthansa Group), and Oren Etzioni (CEO, Allen Institute for AI).
The festival featured five key conference tracks, including AI for Society, AI Today and Tomorrow, AI Strategy, AI Technology, and AI Applications. These tracks provided a comprehensive overview of AI in all its diversity and gave attendees the chance to shape their innovation mindset with top-level speakers.
National and international institutions, businesses, and start-ups had the opportunity to meet their target audiences and demonstrate their commitment to ethical and sustainable AI. The festival provided a unique platform for these organizations to highlight their expertise and engage with the public on important issues related to AI.
In conclusion, the World AI Cannes Festival was a highly successful event that brought together the best and brightest in the field of AI to exchange ideas, learn from experts, and discuss the future of AI and its impact on society.