However, precisely because the human being and, therefore, he has no prejudice, The Swedish robot will be able to encourage people to participate in a more sincere way, according to their founder, that is, people can usually be useful in situations of lies, such as medical examinations.
"Researchers show that in certain situations, people feel more comfortable talking about the problem with the robot and more than humans"said Samer Al Moubayed, CEO of Furhat Robotics. Because the identity of a robot reflects the personality of the person interacting with that person and because he is not judged by people to feelhe added.
Robota has been used at the Frankfurt airport as a polygon-keeper, to help travelers find the way to travelers and to prepare a customer service, such as simulating the buyer's reputation.
The science and technology companies of Merck and Furhat Robotics presented a Stockholm robot to ask people about health and lifestyle and evaluate the risks of diabetes, alcoholism and hypothyroidism. If needed, the robots recommend a blood test or a doctor. "Robots need a different personality according to their work," said Moubayed. Furhat may be male or female, old or young, funny or serious.