Chinese AI startups are an indicator of the nation’s ambitions to beat the U.S. Also, should the U.N. ban autonomous weapons, or could such systems help smaller countries defend themselves?
Through a mix of homegrown innovation, international partnerships, and industrial policy, the China robot market should continue to grow, note analysts.
Restaurants, nursing homes, museums, and theme parks are just some of the places where service robots and AI are becoming useful. Nations must develop strategies and address fears of automation taking jobs.
The promise of peace with North Korea offers opportunities for international robotics providers, but they should be aware of the challenges and the competition.