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The editorial process of the Artificial Intelligence Journal is performed by the Artificial Intelligence Journal Division, AIJD, under a contract with Elsevier BV, the company that publishes the Journal. It is in charge of the acquisition, reception, selection, and evaluation of contributions to the AIJ, supplies accepted contributions to Elsevier for publication. In formal terms, AIJD is one of the two divisions of IJCAI, the other division being IJCAI’s organization for its yearly conferences. The inclusion of AIJ activities as a division within IJCAI occurred in 2002.

The journal of Artificial Intelligence (AIJ) welcomes papers on broad aspects of AI that constitute advances in the overall field including, but not limited to, cognition and AI, automated reasoning and inference, case-based reasoning, commonsense reasoning, computer vision, constraint processing, ethical AI, heuristic search, human interfaces, intelligent robotics, knowledge representation, machine learning, multi-agent systems, natural language processing, planning and action, and reasoning under uncertainty. The journal reports results achieved in addition to proposals for new ways of looking at AI problems, both of which must include demonstrations of value and effectiveness.

Platinum Sponsors

Ant Group traces its roots back to Alipay, which was established in 2004 to create trust between online sellers and buyers. Over the years, the company has grown to become one of the world’s leading open Internet platforms. Through technological innovation, Ant Group supports partners in providing inclusive, convenient digital life and digital financial services to consumers and SMEs. In addition, Ant Group has been introducing new technologies and products to support the digital transformation of industries and facilitate collaboration. Working together with global partners, the company enables merchants and consumers to make and receive payments and remit around the world.

Shanghai Artificial Intelligence Industry Association (SAIA) is the only social organization that represents the Shanghai artificial intelligence industry. SAIA is under the guidance of Shanghai Economic and Information Commission. At the beginning of 2020, SAIA was jointly initiated and established by 10 companies including Shanghai INESA. In July of 2020, SAIA was formally founded at the closing ceremony of 2020 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) under the witness of shanghai municipal government leaders. The members of the association include most of the leading AI companies in shanghai. SAIA fully supporting and promoting the development of Shanghai artificial intelligence industry, and serving the innovation development of every member company.

Gold Sponsors

As a creative entertainment company, Sony seeks to utilize AI to unleash the potential of human creativity. For artists and creators, we aim to elevate their creativity to the next level. For those who enjoy entertainment, we aspire to transform their lifestyles. Through this, we aspire to revolutionize culture and bring inspiration to lives around the world.

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Silver Sponsors

Baidu is a leading AI company with strong Internet foundation. Baidu is one of the very few companies in the world that offers a full AI stack, encompassing an infrastructure that consists of AI chips, deep learning framework, core AI capabilities, as well as an open AI platform to facilitate wide application and usage. Baidu has been named by international organizations as one of the top four leading global AI companies. With its mission to “make the complicated world simpler through technology”, Baidu promotes constant technological innovation, and is committed to being a top global technology company which best understands users’ needs and enables their growth.

DiDi is a leading mobility technology platform. It offers a wide range of app-based services across Asia Pacific, Latin America and other global markets, including ride hailing, taxi hailing, chauffeur and other forms of shared mobility as well as certain energy and vehicle services, food delivery, intra-city freight and financial services. is a leading technology driven e-commerce company transforming to become the leading supply chain based technology and service provider. The company’s cutting-edge retail infrastructure seeks to enable consumers to buy whatever they want, whenever and wherever they want it. The company has opened its technology and infrastructure to partners, brands and other sectors, as part of its Retail as a Service offering to help drive productivity and innovation across a range of industries. is the largest retailer in China, a member of the NASDAQ100 and a Fortune Global 500 company.

Founded in 1987, Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. We have approximately 197,000 employees and we operate in over 170 countries and regions, serving more than three billion people around the world.

Huawei’s mission is to bring digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world. To this end, we will: drive ubiquitous connectivity and promote equal access to networks to lay the foundation for the intelligent world; provide the ultimate computing power to deliver ubiquitous cloud and intelligence; build powerful digital platforms to help all industries and organizations become more agile, efficient, and dynamic; redefine user experience with AI, offering consumers more personalized and intelligent experiences across all scenarios, including home, travel, office, entertainment, and fitness & health.

Bronze Sponsors

UNSW AI Institute is the flagship artificial intelligence (AI) research institute of UNSW (which is one of the World’s Top 100 Universities). It supports the activities of over 300 UNSW academics and over 45 research groups, labs and centres, working in AI, data science, and machine learning or applying them in their respective domains. Its researchers’ extensive track record in AI research and development capabilities across several faculties, including Engineering, Science, Business, Law, Medicine, and Arts, Design & Architecture, is well recognised globally. It has extensive expertise and capabilities in the development, application and translation of AI. The institute has several goals, including fostering interdisciplinary connections for both teaching and research, participation in public dialogue on AI, and driving the commercialisation of research.