World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2022 – Hong Kong Branch

Date & Time

Date: 1 September 2022 (Thursday)
Time: 12nn – 6pm (Exhibition); 2pm – 4:35pm (Conference)


Atrium Link & Charles K. Kao Auditorium, Hong Kong Science Park


Mandarin / English


Intelligent Connectivity  Infinite Multiverse

This year, the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) 2022 – Hong Kong Branch will be organized by the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC), with HKSTP as the organizing partner.

  • The conference will invite influential scholars, entrepreneurs, unicorn founders, government officials who drive smart city development, and research and development sectors to discuss cutting-edge topics and deliver speeches
  • An interactive exhibition zone showcased by 28 top-notch AI companies, providing experience of the latest innovative AI applications

WAIC, hosted by the National Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Cyberspace Administration of China, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Engineering, China Association for Science and Technology and the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government, is a world-class AI conference.

Check out the programme rundown and speakers (Chinese copy available only)



Dr. Alex Aliper

Co-Founder and President
Insilico Medicine

Prof. Tim Cheng

Center Director
AI Chip Center for Emerging Smart Systems

Dr. Crystal Fok

Head of STP Platform
Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation

Ms. Fan Ho

General Manager, Hong Kong and Macau

Mr. Edmond Lai

Chief Digital Officer
Hong Kong Productivity Council

Mr. Victor Lam, JP

Government Chief Information Officer
Office of the Government Chief Information Officer

Mr. Ricky Leung

Executive Director
Engineering & Technology, Airport Authority Hong Kong

Prof. Helen Meng

Centre for Perceptual and Interactive Intelligence (CPII)

Mr. Chris So

Head of Business Development, Hong Kong
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Mr. Dan Wong

General Manager‐Global Innovation
MTR Corporation

Prof. Bei Yu

R&D, SmartMore
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong