Family Day prompts us to consider how to best help seniors keep in touch with their loved ones, their social circle, people who care – whether they are biological family, friends or other valued community members.
Mindy enjoys meeting people of all ages. When all the generations come together for family gatherings, it can be difficult to get the conversation flowing. That’s one of the ways that Social Robots can help!
Mindy is the name chosen for our first social robot. The name is derived from the German name meaning “Love” and the Greek word meaning “Honey”. Mindy is also considered a short form of Melinda which means “Gentle”.
Ready or not, robots are coming. Are you concerned about a ‘jobless future’ as described by author Martin Ford? What will you do? Are you willing to engage with robots?… learn what they can do?… help make them better?