Get the most out of Ro­bot­ics Business Review!



This is an article excerpt. Please register to view the entire article.
Learn more about membership benefits or join and become a member today!

$6M Project to Standardize Robots in Senior Care Settings
Caro-Bot-3
Ethical and technical standardization sought governing machine and human interactions
By Emmet Cole


Using Care-O-bot 3—a commercially available robotic testing and development platform developed by ACCOMPANY consortium participant Fraunhofer IPA—the consortium will investigate how seniors interact with robots, the features they would like care robots to have, and their preferred kind of user interface.

The funding is part of a significant European Commission investment in social care robotics that goes beyond engineering to explore legal, ethical, and social issues surrounding human-robot interaction in social care environments.

This is a preview article. Please register to view the entire article.

Get started
Create your membership.
Already a member?





Comments
No comments yet. Be the first to post a comment.

Name:

Email:


View comment guidelines

Remember me

Notify me of follow-up comments?






3D-Printed UAVs Complete Preliminary UK Trials

Parker Hannifin Moves Forward with Indego Exoskeleton

Modular Robotics: A Scrappy Approach to Educational Robots

Factory Robots Get STAMINA Boost

How Honeybee’s Unexpected Meeting with NASA Changed Everything