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Intel Brings AI-Platform Innovation to Life at the Olympic Games

Intel unveils AI-driven solutions to bring innovation to the experience of the Olympic and Paralympic Games like never before.

Paris, April 17, 2024 – Intel is set to transform the landscape of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024 with its groundbreaking AI-powered solutions. As the Official Worldwide AI Platform Partner, Intel is poised to usher in a new era of engagement for fans, organizers, athletes, and viewers worldwide, leveraging cutting-edge technology powered by Intel processors.

Pioneering AI Implementations

Intel’s commitment to innovation will introduce a host of innovative AI experiences, underpinned by Intel hardware and software solutions, aimed at enhancing the Olympic and Paralympic Games experience like never before.

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Key highlights of Intel’s AI implementations include:

Immersive Sports Experience: Fans will be treated to an immersive sports experience, offering a glimpse into the innovative technology utilized to measure athletic potential.
Revolutionary 8K Livestreaming: Paris 2024 will mark the debut of the first Olympics to feature an end-to-end 8K livestreaming experience. This advancement, powered by Intel Xeon processors, sets the stage for the future of high-resolution livestreaming over the internet.
Advancements in Accessibility: Intel’s AI technology will drive advancements in universal accessibility at select Olympic and Paralympic facilities, ensuring an inclusive experience for all participants.

The Olympic and Paralympic Games are the world’s biggest showcase for the best athletes to push the boundaries of possibility and do things we never thought possible

Sarah Vickers, leader of Intel’s Olympic and Paralympic Games Office.

“This summer, Intel will accelerate its mission of bringing AI Everywhere using Intel solutions at Paris 2024, showcasing the powerful potential of technology and AI to create immersive and interactive experiences at the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024 for millions around the world”, said Sarah Vickers, leader of Intel’s Olympic and Paralympic Games Office.

Immersive On-Site Experiences

In Paris, Intel will deploy interactive, AI-powered activations to benefit athletes, coaches, and spectators. These experiences will leverage Intel processors and software solutions to showcase the transformative potential of technology in the realm of sports.

One such activation will enable spectators to embark on a journey of becoming an Olympic athlete, utilizing AI and computer vision to analyze athletic drills and match participants’ profiles to Olympic sports.

Intel’s technology is also driving advancements in accessibility for the visually impaired throughout the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024.

Intel’s technology is also driving advancements in accessibility for the visually impaired throughout the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024. Leveraging AI built on Intel Xeon, 3D models of both the Team USA High Performance Center in Paris and the International Paralympic Committee headquarters in Bonn, Germany, allow indoor and voice navigation via a smartphone application.

Revolutionary 8K Livestreaming Experience

Paris 2024 will mark the debut of end-to-end 8K livestreaming, powered by Intel Xeon processors. This milestone achievement will enable viewers worldwide to enjoy Olympic action through a high-resolution livestreaming experience with unparalleled quality.

Advancements in Accessibility and Legacy Preservation

Intel’s AI technology will drive advancements in accessibility for the visually impaired, while also preserving the legacy of the Olympic Games through innovative solutions such as neural object cloning. To help continue the legacy of the Olympic Games, neural object cloning will transform video of Olympic collections into 3D digital artifacts. This solution, developed by Intel’s Emergent AI Lab, is being tested to enable the Olympic Museum to bring some of its collections into interactive digital environments where viewers can rotate and explore pieces of Olympic history, as if they were in their hands.

“Our partnership with Intel has propelled us into a realm where emerging technologies, powered by artificial intelligence, are reshaping the world of sport for spectators, athletes, IOC staff and Partners,”

said Ilario Corna, chief information technology officer at the International Olympic Committee.

The Olympic Games Paris 2024 will be July 26 to Aug. 11, 2024. The Paralympic Games will take place Aug. 28 to Sept. 8.

Statements in this document that refer to future plans or expectations are forward-looking statements. These statements are based on current expectations and involve many risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such statements. For more information on the factors that could cause actual results to differ materially, see our most recent earnings release and SEC filings at www.intc.com.

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