Sustainable AI for Humanity

Founded in 2017 to drive AI thought leadership for enabling the digital transformation of society and organizations towards Autonomous Enterprise.




AIII - Artificial Intelligence International Institute

Having witnessed the first wave of boom and bust of AI in 1980-90s based on symbolic reasoning and now the second wave of a boom of AI based on machine learning and deep learning, we are a proponent of Sustainable AI.

Sustainable AI is about nurturing AI technology, ecosystem, and research to withstand the cycle of the technology hype and greed to meet the needs of humanity, balancing economic needs, autonomy, governance, and ethics.

Our mission as a think tank is to drive thought leadership for enabling the digital transformation of society and organizations with AI towards Autonomous Enterprise.



The arrival of the AI era is progressively asserting the significant impact on many sectors across society. At the same time, it is necessary to balance with sustainable development AI. As thought leaders, we have chosen to focus on the following four priorities:

Autonomous Enterprise

A new model to empower AI digital transformation for enterprises with the following:

  1. Organization design for AI adoption
  2. Methodology for digital transformation with AI
  3. AI technology solutions and tools
  4. Risk management and tools for AI deployment

Autonomous Enterprise


The next generation innovation model among the ecosystem players:

  1. Research institutions and Universities
  2. Startups providing the technologies
  3. Enterprise undergoing Digital Transformation
  4. Government
  5. Investors


Future AI Research

Re-imagining the future of AI, focus on the following three research topics:

  1. Autonomous Enterprise - Rethinking organization and ecosystem with AI
  2. AI Governance - The design and technologies for AI Risk management
  3. AI 3.0 - Third generation AI after symbolic reasoning and machine learning

Future AI Research

AI X-Collaboration

Contribute to the cross-border cross-industry community and ecosystem development, such as:

  1. AI Standards at both national and international level
  2. Awards and Competition for recognizing Impact and Contribution in AI
  3. Cross-Border Cross-Industry Open and International Collaboration on AI

AI X-Collaboration



Not an ordinary group of people. We are a diverse and international team with a mixture of background in AI and also other areas of expertise.






We need talented, passionate people who believe in our vision of Sustainable AI and our mission of making Autonomous Enterprise happen.

Come join as a member of our team and our platform to build a culture of empowerment and collaboration with full autonomy. Everything we do, every day, in more ways than one, helps to make a unique contribution to the development of Sustainable AI.




Since our founding, we have contributed and accomplished the following milestones:

  1. Select Expert Members to AI Standards Overall Group for contributing, drafting and publishing of national and international AI standards
  2. Co-organizing the SAIL Award for the 2019 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC)
  3. Deputy Secretariat and Founding member of Shanghai AI Development Alliance (SAIA)
  4. A key partner to collaborate with Shanghai’s leading ecosystem Zhang Jiang International Innovation Center, 6789 and IBM to foster AI ecosystem development with Fusionovation Center
  5. Participate and collaborate with CAAI (China Association on AI). SAAI (Shanghai Association on AI) and China Intelligent Social Science to foster scientific and research exchange
  6. Founding GSTAR alliance to accelerate AI enterprises to go listing on STAR board (also known as China’s NASDAQ)


SLINGSHOT 2020 – Asia’s Startup Global Competition!


SLINGSHOT is Asia’s highly anticipated international startup pitching competition and is organized by Enterprise Singapore. It is organized as part of SFF x SWITCH, one of world’s largest global platform for FinTech and Technology Innovation.

It provides entrepreneurs with an international platform to profile themselves to corporations, industry veterans, and investors, in line with Singapore’s strategy to support the growth of global startups and position Singapore as the Global-Asia node for technology and innovation.

In 2019, we garnered more than 2,400 applications from 120 countries. For 2020, the organizer calls for entries for the 5 challenge sectors, as well as the new Creating the New Normal horizontal for solutions that help businesses and society adapt in the post-COVID world.

Top 100 global startups of SLINGSHOT 2020 will be invited for our GEAR-UP workshop provided with mentorship and pitching clinics via online webinars and invited to SLINGSHOT @ SFFxSWITCH 2020 for pitching to the top investors!

Up to Top 500 shortlisted global startups will also have the opportunity to participate in co-innovation opportunities with corporates via our co-innovation platform.

SFF (Singapore FinTech Festival), organized by MAS in partnership with The Association of Banks in Singapore and in collaboration with SingEx Holdings, the Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) is the world’s largest FinTech festival and global platform for the FinTech community to connect, collaborate, and co-create with one another.

SWITCH (Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology) is the largest startup innovation and technology festival in Asia, organized by Enterprise Singapore.

Since its inception, Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) has been championing challenging topics that the financial services industry faces, from financial inclusion to sustainability, while the Singapore Week of Innovation and TeCHnology (SWITCH) has been bringing together conversations on innovation and its impact on society.

AIII is privileged to be invited to participate as FRIENDS of SLINGSHOT 2020 where our experts serve as Judges and Mentors and recommends the best tech startups to participate in the competition.

To participate, please read carefully and follow these 3 steps:

  • EMAIL US – Please us an email at so that we can monitor and track your submission and provide you guidance and mentorship throughout the competition when necessary. Indicate in your email title with “SLINGSHOT 2020 – <Your Company Name>”




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