Tencent CEO Pony Ma Calls for Legislation on AI Use in Business

March 7, 2019 4:10 pm

BEIJING (PingWest) – Pony Ma submitted a proposal during the ongoing annual "two sessions" (National People’s Congress and Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference), calling for legislation on the use of artificial intelligence in business.

Invoking the ethical issues around AI, such as who is liable in self-driving car crash, Pony Ma, a member of the National People’s Congress, advised the government to develop a legal framework to ensure legal clarity in AI use.