■ Smilegate Group establishes AI center specialized in entertainment industry
■ Fun AI that pursues fun and excitement rather than providing simple information, Human-like AI development goal that pursues comprehensive humanization technology rather than realizing human unit functions
[2020-0803] Smilegate announced on Monday that it has established 'Smilegate.AI', an AI center specialized in the entertainment industry based on AI (artificial intelligence) technology.
Smilegate.AI creates new business opportunities in the entertainment field by securing core technologies of'Fun AI' and'Human-Like AI' and continuously discovering innovative AI-based services that can be put to practical use. It is said that it is differentiated from other existing AI research centers in that it aims to do so.
In other words, unlike existing AI technologies designed mainly for providing accurate information such as speech recognition, image recognition, machine translation, and natural language search, Smilegate.AI goes beyond the role of simple information provider to provide differentiated value through fun and excitement, as well as friends. It is a strategy to try to create an'attractive and human AI' that communicates like this.
To this end, Smilegate.AI is ▲'Fun AI', which studies technology to unravel various human emotions such as joy, surprise, joy, and emotion with AI technology, and ▲ researches on humans themselves such as empathy, communication, adaptation, and memory. Through this, the plan is to pursue'Human-like AI', which studies technology that interacts like a human, free from mechanical responses.
In particular, until the establishment of this AI center, it is known that the CEO and founder of Smilegate Group's Kwon Hyuk-bin vision presentation has promised active interest and support in establishing the direction of'Smilegate AI' and establishing the center. .
Han Woo-jin, head of Smilegate.AI Center, said, “Smilegate.AI will develop a comprehensive humanized AI technology that can express and act like a human, empathize with the other person, and adapt to the environment.” “In the future, Smilegate. "We will strive to create new business opportunities through linkages with diverse industries as well as our core business areas."
Meanwhile, Smilegate announced that it is currently recruiting talents who will research and develop Fun & Human-like AI technology together.https://smilegate.ai), you can check various information about Smilegate.AI.