The International Digital Economy Academy (“IDEA”) is an international innovation-driven research institute that focuses on artificial intelligence (“AI”), digital economy and cutting-edge technologies. It is located within the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Science and Technology Innovation Cooperation Zone.
IDEA is promoting the development of cutting-edge AI technologies together with pioneers including MSR, Google Brain, DeepMind and OpenAI. IDEA’s mission is to develop disruptive innovative technologies based on social needs and give back to society in a way that allows more people to benefit from the development of digital economy. In the spirit of open source and openness driven by sharing, cooperation and mutualism, IDEA proactively fosters a work environment for free and passionate innovation and gathers the smartest talents to create values most needed by our society. We will always start from technology and ground on industry, in the belief that the best research comes from demand and should benefit the widest possible range of businesses and audiences in the world.
IDEA has gathered a cohort of international top tech experts, including members from world-leading academies of engineering, professors from the world’s best universities, and inventors of global renowned open source systems. IDEA is committed to delivering international cutting-edge results in a number of fields, including AI basic technology and open source systems, AI fintech, blockchain technology and trusted computing, enterprise-grade AI systems, industrial AIoT and smart robots. IDEA also endeavors to cultivate a group of global leading technology companies, driving the trillion-level development of digital economy in Shenzhen and the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
Develop disruptive innovative technologies based on social needs and give back to society in a way that allows more people to benefit from the development of digital economy
Carry the spirit of open sources
and openness driven by sharing,
cooperation and mutualism
Proactively foster a work
environment for free
and passionate innovation
Gather the world’s smartest talents
to create values most needed
by our society.