Cooper Tire Asia and Baidu AI Cloud Sign Agreement to Explore Intelligent Transformation of the Tire Industry
(Kunshan, China - 2021/06/02) On Jun 2, 2021, a ceremony between Cooper Tire Asia and Baidu AI Cloud was held in Kunshan, during which an agreement was signed to explore applications of intelligent technologies. Both parties will aim at intelligent transformation of the tire industry, leveraging respective advantages to achieve a win-win result.
Pan Jiankang, Kunshan development zone deputy Secretary of the Party Working Committee; Zhang Qingsheng, deputy bureau director of Economic Development Board; Alan Yang, Vice President & General Manager--Asia, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company; Yawen Liu, Vice President of Baidu; Shuo Li, Vice President of Baidu, and other leaders from Cooper Tire and Baidu AI Cloud, were present to witness the signing of the agreement.
Alan Yang, Cooper tire Vice President and General Manager of Asia attends the signing ceremony and delivering a speech
At the meeting, Alan Yang said: "Cooper Tire has a more than century-long history and widely recognized products. Looking into the future, following the themes of the current era and exploring the use of artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing and other leading technologies to promote the intelligent transformation of enterprise is part of Cooper Tire’s go-forward strategy in China. Through the agreement with Baidu AI Cloud, Cooper Tire will explore enhancing R&D capabilities, production quality, and optimizing consumers' purchasing and user experience in China. Aligned with Cooper Tire’s purpose, the company is there at every turn in consumers’ life journeys.”
Liu Yawen, Vice President of Baidu attends the signing ceremony and delivering a speech
Yawen Liu, Vice President of Baidu, said: "Baidu AI Cloud is tier 1 within China's cloud computing service providers, and the leader in industrial intelligence. In recent years, Baidu It has rich and mature solutions in the fields of smart city, smart energy, smart industry, smart manufacturing, smart finance and smart logistics with Baidu's full stack AI capability and ecology. The agreement with Cooper Tire supports Baidu's advantages in intelligent manufacturing and the mobile ecosystem, enabling a tire manufacturer to benefit from intelligent transformation, which is an important element of the Baidu AI Cloud to embrace the trend of intelligent transformation of industries.”
Pan Jiankang, Kunshan development zone deputy Secretary of the Party Working Committee attends the signing ceremony and delivering a speech
The parties will explore additional applications of intelligent technologies, leveraging the resources of each other to drive in-depth innovation and the intelligent transformation of the tire industry while achieving mutual benefit and rapid growth.