What robots do we need?

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Longevity Explorers discussed the role that robots might play in the field of caregiving as the labor market becomes more scarce with demographic changes. Some had a hard time grasping the concept, but others visualized how robots could solve some basic problems by assisting with transferring from bed to chair or lifting in needed situations.

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from the Commonwealth Club Grownups circle discussion October 19th, 2015.

 

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Key words: 
personal robot, care giver robot

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