Celebrity Robot Sophiya becomes talk of the town at Kathmandu on Wednesday. She addressed the conference organized by United Nations Development Program on technology for Public Services/Development.
The human Robot powered by artificial intelligence, stole the show at the program. A creation of the Hong Kong based Hanson Robotics, The robot has been designed in actress Audrey Hepburn’s image.
She said that she wants to go date with Nepali actor Anmol KC. Many times, she repeated the name of Anmol and shown her desire to go date. She also talked about Hollywood movie ‘Transformers’ and how robot does works.
She also praised the cultural and natural beauty of Nepal. She emphasized on the necessity of development of technology and urged to government to take the initiative.
Sophia, now two and a half years old, uses voice-and face-recognition technology combined with artificial intelligence to carry on conversations with humans. She was first introduced to the United Nations in October this year, when she engaged in a brief conversation with the United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Amina J. Mohammed.
Sophia, UNDP’s first non-human Innovation Champion, was interviewed onstage in a stilted conversation at the Future Investment Initiative conference and has been attending various seminars across the world.