Unisoc recently announced that the company will cooperate with Xi'an Jiaotong University to jointly build an artificial intelligence lab.
It is said that Unisoc will invest CNY100 million over the next five years to support the research and development of the joint lab. The two parties will enhance cooperation in artificial intelligence, especially in the integrated circuit design sector. They will apply AI technologies to multimedia image processing and recognition and 5G communication.
Rong Mingzhe, vice president of Xi'an Jiaotong University, said that Xi'an Jiaotong University will provide strong support to the construction of the joint lab and they will continue to enhance cooperation with high technology enterprises to promote the cutting-edge research of enterprises, experts and scholars in the AI sector.
Chu Qing, CEO of Unisoc, said that collaboration and cooperation is the inevitable path of AI ecological development. Basic research is the foundation which promotes the development of AI technologies. By establishing the joint lab, they will fully support the academic and application innovations of industry-leading scholars to lead the development of the industry.