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Tune into Alibaba Group’s 2021 Apsara Conference from October 19 to 22

The 2021 Apsara Conference will commence on October 19 at 9:00 a.m. (GMT +8). First held in 2009, the Apsara Conference is Alibaba Group’s flagship event that brings together China’s thought leaders, experts, and decision-makers to weigh in on all things tech. From October 19 to 22, this year’s hybrid conference is packed with more than 100 panels and speeches, and is expected to attract more than 60,000 in-person and online attendees. Many new innovations and solutions will be debuted at the event.

The Apsara Horizon dialogues will highlight Asia’s cutting-edge technologies. For this segment, startup representatives from China and other parts of Asia will share their stories and perspectives on the challenges, opportunities, and future developments within their fields. Here is the agenda and speaker lineup for Apsara Horizon:

October 19

Creating the future with 3D printing: Sasha Yuan, senior marketing manager of LuxCreo; Anirudh Agarwal, founder of Anrich3D.

Living with robots: Song Bo, chief scientist of Future Mind; Won Choon Yue, director and founder of MAJU Robotics.

Conquering the depths with robots: Liu Qi, deputy general manager of Sublue; Phakhachon Hoonsuwan, co-founder of Rovula.

October 20

Leading the future with autonomous mobility: Guo Zhenyu, autonomous driving lab senior technical expert at Alibaba Damo Academy; Melvin Foo, CEO of Whizz Mobility.

Future interaction in a digital world: Cheng Zhuo, marketing director at FaceUnity; Ender Jiang, CEO of Hiverlab.

Healthcare and wellness with robots: Jane Shen, marketing manager of Aubo Robotics; Liu Kai, COO of AiTreat.

To catch these dialogues on October 19 and 20, subscribe to the Alibaba Digital Beats YouTube channel now. To find out more about the 2021 Apsara Conference and catch the event’s livestreams, click here.


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