McKinsey & Company

Kai-Fu Lee’s perspectives on two global leaders in artificial intelligence: China and the United States

Kai-Fu Lee shares his perspectives on developing and adopting artificial intelligence in China and the United States with McKinsey Global Institute partner Michael Chui.

World Economy Forum

Will You Lose Your Job to Automation?

We talk to Google Cloud AI chief scientist Fei-Fei Li, as well as Sharan Burrow of the International Trade Union Confederation, Sinovation Ventures CEO Kai-Fu Lee, historian and best-selling author Prof.

World Economy Forum

Jobs Will be Replaced by AI, but That’s Okay

Is artificial intelligence actually intelligent? How quickly is it developing? And what does it mean for the future of work? Few jobs are safe, says Kai-Fu Lee, CEO of Sinovation Ventures, and maybe that's okay.

Bloomberg News

Sinovation Ventures CEO Says the Age of AI Is Coming

Kai-Fu Lee, Sinovation Ventures chief executive officer, discusses investment opportunities in artificial intelligence with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."

The New York Times

Why American Companies Struggle in China

Venture capitalist Kai-Fu Lee, in an interview at The New York Times’s New Work Summit conference, explained what’s holding back American tech firms in China.


The Jobs Robots Can’t Take Over

Work that involves human interaction and "touching hearts" are things machines will never be able to do, says Kai-Fu Lee of Sinovation Ventures.

Good Morning America 1992

Apple Casper voice recognition demo

Apple Computers CEO John Sculley and Computer Researcher Kai-Fu Lee presenting prototype of voice regognition system codenamed "Casper", in March 2, 1992, on "Good Morning America".


An expert says AI will create two global superpowers in 50 years

In this video interview with Quartz, AI expert Kai-Fu Lee shares his concern that AI might make global inequality worse over the next 50 years. He stresses the need for nations to coordinate their responses, if the worst effects are to be avoided.


What’s actually scary about Westworld, according to an AI expert

In this video interview with Quartz, AI expert Kai-Fu Lee talked about some of the issues raised by last year’s hit HBO TV show Westworld, which was about a futuristic theme park hosted by robots, where human visitors pay to live out their fantasies.


A famous venture capitalist predicts big banks will fall first to artificial intelligence

Wall Street will be one of the first and largest industries to be automated by artificial intelligence, predicts Kai-Fu Lee, China’s most famous venture capitalist and former Microsoft and Google executive.