However, precisely because it is human and, therefore, has no prejudice, The Swedish robot can & # 39; motivating people to participate b & # 39; most sincere way, according to its creator, making it useful in & # 39; situations where people & # 39; often found, for example in & # 39; medical checks.
"We have seen research showing that f & # 39; certain situations people feel more comfortable opening up and talking about difficult problems & # 39; & # 39 robot than with; man"Said Samer Al Moubayed, CEO of FurHats Robotics. That's because the personality & # 39; & # 39 robot can; reflects the personality of the person to interact with and also because people do not feel judged, He added.
The robot used in airport & # 39; Frankfurt as polyglot advice, help travelers find themselves, and also for training in & # 39; customer service, for example by simulating IRATI buyers.
The firm science and technology and Merck FurHats Robotics robot presented in Stockholm will ask people about health and lifestyle of & # 39; their lives and evaluate them for risks & # 39; diabetes, alcoholism and hypothyroidism. If necessary, the robot will recommend a blood test or go to a doctor. "Every robot needs a different personality depending on the work they will do," said Moubayed. FurHats can & # 39; be a man or woman, old or young, funny or serious.