Data Sheet—Why Amazon Is Teaching the World About A.I., Space, and Robots

Jan 17, 2019 - Fortune
Board and Executive Moves-Mergers and Acquisitions

Amazon would like to talk to you about artificial intelligence.

The company plans to host its second major conference for businesspeople, re: MARS, an expansion for the hoi polloi of the exclusive annual MARS event it holds for technology big shots. MARS stands for "machine learning, automation, robotics, and space." In other words, it's all Jeff Bezos's favorite topics. The event will take place in Las Vegas in June, and promises to be a festival of business-minded geekery certain to spre...