Jun.19 -- Stephen Schwarzman, head of Blackstone Group LP, discusses his donation to the University of Oxford to help study the ethics of artificial intelligence. He also comments on education in China, President Donald Trump's trade policies and the outlook for private equity deals. Schwarzman speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Schwarzman Says Oxford University Gift Will Help Shape Impact of AI
Jun.19 -- Stephen Schwarzman, head of Blackstone Group LP, has given 150 million pounds ($188 million) to the University of Oxford, the latest in a string of mega-donations to higher learning. The money will help pay for a new humanities building and for the creation of a new institute for the study of the ethics of artificial intelligence. Schwarzman speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
What Is China's 'Big Brother' Experiment?
Jun.18 -- The city of Suzhou, known as “the Venice of the East” for its web of intricate waterways, is drawing attention for a grand project: a sprawling network of databases designed to track the behavior of China’s population. Suzhou was one of a dozen places chosen in 2018 by President Xi Jinping’s government to run a social-credit trial, which can reward or punish citizens for their behavior. John Liu reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."
Shelby Austin, managing partner of Omnia AI and Growth Investments at Deloitte, joins BNN Bloomberg to talk about why Ottawa should be prioritizing artificial intelligence in this upcoming federal election.
UK Digital Secretary Says 5G Network Review Focused on Safety, Security of Supply Chain, Not Huawei
Jun.12 -- U.K. Digital & Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright speaks to Bloomberg’s Caroline Hyde from the Sooner Than You Think event in London.
VW nears self-driving deal with Ford, exits Aurora alliance
Volkswagen AG discontinued a self-driving technology partnership with Silicon Valley startup Aurora Innovation Inc. as it draws closer to a broader collaboration on autonomous cars with Ford Motor Co.
Paul Sagawa of SSR discusses autonomous driving and its threat to Uber and Lyft.
Temasek's Hu Discusses Sustainable Investing
Jun.05 -- Robin Hu, head of sustainability and stewardship group at Temasek Holdings Pte, Singapore’s state investment firm, talks about sustainable investing. He speaks on the sidelines of the 6th Ecosperity Conference hosted by Temasek on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."
Telstra CEO: Telecom Industry Entering Period of Considerable Change
Jun.03 -- Andy Penn, chief executive officer of Australia's Telstra, talks about the outlook for the telecommunications industry, the company's strategy, Huawei's phones, and the opportunities he sees. He speaks on the sidelines of Morgan Stanley's inaugural Australia Summit in Sydney on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."