A new decade of human-centered innovation postulated the president and CEO of Samsung Consumer Electronics, H.S. Kim, at the opening of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2020, held in Las Vegas.
Baptizing it the Age of Experience, the executive raised the creation of personalized experiences that make life more comfortable, enjoyable and remarkable through the combination of tools such as intelligent robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), 5G and Edge-Computing .
At this time, Kim added, change the way we take care of ourselves, how we customize homes to meet individual needs and how smarter and safer smart cities are developed, where it is easier to live thanks to systems enabled by smart devices, platforms and data.
In that sense, the senior vice president and director of Samsung NEXT Global, Emily Becher, recalled that we have the tools and knowledge to create intelligent systems that allow us to live in the city in a safer, more attractive and efficient way, so that our children and generations later they can love life in their cities as much as we do. ”
The adoption of AI, the internet of things (IoT, for its acronym in English) and the 5G standard transform the way in which we interact with the environment, printing in our lives greater comfort and enjoyment. At the same time, it is necessary to advance in energy saving, reduction of pollutant emissions and sustainability.
Smart buildings will also make life more connected. For example, people who live in them may call the elevators, turn off the lights, manage order deliveries or verify parking places with the swipe of a finger or by voice command. Smart appliances installed in these buildings request repairs and solve problems before people know, complement the company.
To achieve this goal, Samsung emphasized the importance of collaboration, so it is exploring alliances with construction companies and property managers, such as Greystar Real Estate Partners, from the United States.
“People's experience be more intelligent, efficient and effective, so they will use less energy. Samsung has the ability to bring together all the technologies, and getting that technology convergence in one place is really decisive, ”said Greystar president and CEO Bob Faith.
The mixture of 5G, Edge Computing and IA transform the urban transport experience, emphasized the South Korean technology giant, which seeks to lead a new era in the automotive industry, based on vehicle-to-everything (V2X) communication, which connect the Vehicles with the environment.
Smart cities with 5G could provide experiences to communities that were not imaginable a few years ago. “A faster and easier digital connection between us will strengthen our sense of community and create completely new forms of relationship between us,” said Emily Becher.