Social Robots in Health Care

Date: Sept 23 2020 (12am-1pm)

Speaker: Catarina Silva (MA Student in Communication)

Title: Exploring the social and communicative conditions for the acceptability of social robots in health care.

Abstract: Recent research indicates an increased interest in understanding the social acceptability of social robots, one of the most discussed uses of artificial intelligence (AI). Understanding how humans interact with robots and what modes of communication are used is essential for its deployment and acceptability in health care.

Contact: sylvie.grosjean@uottawa.ca for zoom link and join us

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