Robot revolution – how will automation and artificial intelligence impact our daily lives?

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

14:00 - 14:50 Ballroom 3



Dr. David Hanson

Founder and CEO, Hanson Robotics Limited

Robotics looks set to transform the global economy over the next 20 years. But the increase in automation, while cutting the costs of doing business, could exacerbate social inequality, as the proliferation of artificial intelligence increases machines’ ability to ‘think’. Join Dr. David Hanson, Founder of Hanson Robotics, and his robot Sophia, as he discusses whether the industry represents a viable new investment opportunity, the emerging trends in robotics, and the extent to which automation could influence our daily lives.