Webinar 16 May 2019: Can we trust social-robots?

Ethical Leadership in Business Talks

16 May 2019

Nadja Thalmann and robot

Meet Professor Magnenat-Thalmann, Director, Institute of Media Innovation, NTU, Singapore, creator of Nadine, a social-robot, working as a receptionist for an insurance today.

Do you have questions like….

  • Could a social robot take my job one day?
  • Could my next boss be a social robot?
  • Are we going to have happier relationships with social robots than with humans?
  • What will be our added value in times of social-robots?
  • Why do we actually need social-robots?
  • What about “unsocial” robots?

Professor Magnenat-Thalmann will take you onto a journey of social robots role today and potentially in the future.

 

Join the webinar: Thursday 16 May, 2pm to 3pm CET on Zoom!

Questions? Contact us


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