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Baidu CEO Soaked by Stage-Invader During Keynote Speech

  • A surprised Li paused before resuming talk on AI valet parking
  • The Baidu CEO was delivering a routine address at an AI forum
A man pours water on Robin Li on July 3.
A man pours water on Robin Li on July 3. Source: Qian Ye/AFPTV/AFP via Getty Images
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A routine keynote address by Baidu Inc. chief Robin Li morphed into a public humiliation when an unidentified man jumped onstage and doused him in water.