Putin also noted that the prospects offered by AI research pose an “attractive challenge” for young people who are “not afraid to dream and to work hard.”
Russian President Vladimir Putin recently shared his opinion on AI research with the public during his appearance at the AI Journey conference in Moscow.
Speaking during the event, the Russian head of state compared the current advancements in the sphere with mankind’s other achievements such as the geographic discoveries made during the Age of Exploration or spaceflight.
The president also noted that such prospects pose an “attractive challenge” for young people who are “not afraid to dream and to work hard.”
The two-day AI Journey conference in Moscow kicked off on 8 November, with its website touting it as an event “with leading international and Russian experts in AI and data analysis, top companies in the development and application of AI in business”.