Visitors attend the Artificial Intelligence Exhibition and Conference in Tokyo in June 2017. There is a global AI talent pool of about 300,000 people, while the actual needs by industry number in the millions, according to a new report. Photo: EPA

China’s AI dreams stymied by shortage of talent, with the US home to lion’s share of experts

Not only does the US lead in AI academic research, it has almost twice as many AI start-ups than China

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Visitors attend the Artificial Intelligence Exhibition and Conference in Tokyo in June 2017. There is a global AI talent pool of about 300,000 people, while the actual needs by industry number in the millions, according to a new report. Photo: EPA
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