No doubt, 2016 is a gala year of robot (again). Adorable robots aiming at interacting closely with people swarm around more than ever. Here are some robots you may see in SXSW (Southwest Interactive Festival) in Austin TX, USA.
As this discerning author of this article points out, still most of robots need rigorous investigation about their own features and specs how do they satisfy what consumer needs in real.
Information about this year SXSW is below;
- When: 11-20 March, 2016
- Where: Austin TX, USA
* you need to check schedule here to find venue on each exhibition/performance
- My pick events:
– A Human and Robot Play a Drawing Game by Sougwen Chung, Artist at MIT Media Lab
Sat, March 12, 12:30pm-1:30pm at ANALOG (map)
- – $5 Trillion Question: What’s the Future of Retail? by retail industry leaders
Sat, March 12, 9:30am – 10:30am at Westin Austin Downtown (map)
SXSW Official Website
Source: Mar 7, 2016 Adweek.com “Forget Drones. This Year’s SXSW Will Usher in the Era of Real-World Robots – Jibo and more will join conference’s first ‘Robot Ranch‘” By Christopher Heine