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The Institute for AI International Governance of Tsinghua University (I-AIIG)

The Institute for AI International Governance of Tsinghua University (I-AIIG)) is a university-level research institute approved by Tsinghua University in April 2020. Leveraging Tsinghua 's existing resources and interdisciplinary advantages in AI and international governance, I-AIIG conducts research on major theoretical issues and policy needs of AI international governance, aims to enhance Tsinghua University's global academic influence and policy leadership in this field, and provides intellectual support for China's active participation in AI international governance.


Through organizing international high-end forums, academic conferences and lecture series on AI, publishing research reports on international governance of AI, and conducting independent research and accepting commissioned projects, the Institute examines the impact of the development and application of AI technology on the state, society and humanity, and explores how to establish a just and reasonable international governance system and order of AI.


It focuses on the theory and frontier practice of international governance of AI, the motivations of AI global governance cooperation and the future direction of AI international governance system, and conducts forward-looking analysis on key issues such as world order, strategic pattern, security situation and international relations in the field of AI. Based on the concept of equality, dialogue and mutual appreciation among civilizations, the Institute, as a Chinese university think tank, actively carries out different forms of international exchanges and cooperation to introduce, explain and disseminate the basic propositions of China’s relevant national development concepts and domestic and foreign policies.