Are we ready for robot relationships?
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Are we ready for robot relationships?

Are we ready for robot relationships?

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Hugh Aston Building

Richmond Street

Leicester

LE2 7ED

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This event is part of the British Academy's season on Robotics, AI and Society

Companion robots designed to interact, assist and socialise with humans are a growing focus of the robotics industry. While some developers are looking to create innovative caregiving solutions to htelp ageing populations, others are delving into equally controversial territory - such as the creatino of human-like sex robots. Can advanced technology really improve living standards or alleviate loneliness? Join our panel as they discuss the pros and cons of human-robot relationships.

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LE2 7ED

United Kingdom

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