Fourth World Internet Conference to be held Dec 3-5

The Fourth World Internet Conference (WIC), co-hosted by CAC and the Zhejiang Provincial government, will be held in Wuzhen from Dec 3 to 5, 2017, with the theme "Developing Digital Economy for Openness and Shared Benefits — Building a Community of Common Future in Cyberspace".
This year, WIC will have five sessions on digital economy, cutting-edge technologies, Internet and society, cyberspace governance, and exchanges and cooperation respectively. It is worth noting the closed door discussions on Cybersecurity and International Norms in Cyberspace: Development and Prospect  and artificial intelligence (AI) made their debut as WIC sessions, echoing the central government's strong push to advance AI in China.