Prof. Dr. Christian Guttmann | Lessons learnt from the Nordic AI ecosystem | Rise of AI Conference

Discover the key lessons learned from the Nordic AI ecosystem at the Rise of AI Conference. Explore how Nordic countries foster collaboration, prioritize implementation, emphasize societal impact, and nurture AI talent.

Key takeaways
  • Nordic countries have a unique model of collaboration, with structures like the Nordic Innovation House in New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
  • Nordic countries have a high focus on ease of implementation and integration of AI software.
  • Nordic countries have a strong emphasis on AI for society and economic prosperity.
  • Nordic countries have a number of emerging and government initiatives to support AI development.
  • Nordic countries have a high proficiency in English, which is important for attracting international talent.
  • Nordic countries have a strong infrastructure, including 5G internet access and high-speed internet penetration.
  • Nordic countries have a number of successful AI startups, such as Klarna, Spotify, and Minecraft.
  • Nordic countries have a number of challenges, including industry monopolies, resistance to change, and a lack of a strong vision for AI.
  • Nordic countries have a number of strengths, including a strong talent pool, a supportive ecosystem, and a focus on innovation.
  • Nordic countries can learn from each other and from other countries in order to improve their AI ecosystems.