Feb 22, 2021|

JD Technology Papers Accepted by World’s Leading AI Conference


by Yuchuan Wang

Twenty-one papers from JD Technology, a business group under JD.com providing technology-driven industrial services, were accepted by Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) 2021, one of the world’s leading AI conferences. The conference was held virtually from Feb. 2-9.

JD Technology’s papers cover research areas including computer vision, federal learning, adversarial learning, deep learning, sequential recommendation, social recommendation, graph neural networks, casual interference, spatial AI and more. The papers related to industries including retail, smart city, agriculture, robotics and others.

Founded in 1979, the AAAI, is an international nonprofit scientific society devoted to promoting research in, and the responsible use of artificial intelligence. It is regarded as the wind indicator of the future development of AI.

According to Professor Kevin Leyton Brown, Co-Chair of the conference, AAAI 2021 saw over 9,000 paper submissions, of which 1,692 were accepted.

JD Technology’s papers accepted by AAAI 2021

As a technology and service provider, AI is at the core of JD’s technology research and applications. As of Jan. 2021, JD Technology published about 350 papers on leading AI conferences including AAAI, IJCAI, CVPR, KDD, NeurIPS, ICML, ACL and ICASSP. The company has established AI labs with Stanford University and the University of Science and Technology of China to carry out IUR (industry-university-research) practices in AI.