On November 1, Baidu held its flagship Baidu World Conference focused on partnerships and new artificial intelligence projects.

“Baidu World is the annual festival for Baidu to look back our tech achievements and future ambitions,” Robin Li, founder and CEO of Baidu, said.

Li introduced Baidu’s interactive AI speaker and announced the opening of an AI-backed park in Haidian, one of China’s major tech hubs. Visitors can learn taichi through augmented reality and can take an autonomous minibus to travel to park gates.

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Runhua Zhao

Runhua Zhao is a technology reporter based in Beijing. Connect with her via email: runhuazhao@technode.com