Gref will hold in Davos, the business Breakfast on the topic of artificial intelligence

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in fotoreceptor of the Board of Sberbank of Russia German Gref. Archival photoGref will hold in Davos, the business Breakfast on the topic of artificial intelligence© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

The head of Sberbank German Gref will hold a Breakfast meeting at the world economic forum in Davos about the global challenges of artificial intelligence technology, said RIA Novosti in the press service of the largest Bank of the Russian Federation.

«The theme of the business Breakfast: «How artificial intelligence technology is changing companies and the economy: gains and threats», the event will be moderated by … the Chairman of the Board of Sberbank German Gref,» said Sberbank.

During Breakfast in Davos will discuss how to use the features and benefits of artificial intelligence technology to accelerate economic growth and improve the quality of life, to avoid the threats of technological progress and how humanity is not to lose in this competition, said in the Bank.


Artificial intelligence (AI) has become the most important technological trend 2017-2018 — natural language processing, computer vision, biometrics, speech technology, data mining and predictive (predictive) Analytics are becoming more accessible. As noted in the materials to the business Breakfast of Sberbank, people like to use this technology because it speeds up services and increases their convenience, businesses are forced to use these technologies because they provide competitive advantage.

«Technology capabilities are great, but I’m afraid visionaries of the era of AI, for fear as to its great superiority over the mind of man, and take unpredictable AI solutions. How to adapt to the new realities of those whom the artificial intelligence will be deprived of the profession, but the advent of AI is inevitable», — noted in the materials for Breakfast in Davos. Gref also on 25 January, will speak at the discussion forum on the role of technology, Agile (agile management — ed.) in the fourth industrial revolution.

Previously, the owner of SpaceX and Tesla Motors head Elon Musk has repeatedly expressed concerns about the development of artificial intelligence. According to him, artificial intelligence is a major threat that humanity is facing as a civilization. He emphasized that government regulation in this industry would keep the company in the pursuit of ever more sophisticated artificial intelligence.

The technological component of the forum in Davos for Russia now exceeds the financial of the Russian Federation on the forum to announce several projects in the field of technology, said on 19 January the Minister of economic development and trade Ministry Maxim Oreshkin.

The world economic forum held in Davos from 23 to 26 January. During all days of the forum in Davos will be organized to work «Recongress» official Russian residence, «Russian house», which will bring together leaders of the business community, well-known politicians, economists, and scientists and representatives of creative professions. The official government delegation in 2018 will be headed by Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.