News Category: Media Coverage

2017.November.1:

SARA featured in BBC Business Daily “Talking to Robots”

BBC Business Daily “Talking to Robots”  (from 06:30) “Chatbots and artificial intelligence: The challenge of making robots sound human. Ed Butler speaks to Bruce Lee, senior director of artificial intelligence research at Ant Financial in China – one of the companies developing chatbots to help customers. Justin Cassell from Carnegie Mellon University describes the challenges of […]

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2017.May.22:

Cassell To Speak at U.N. Event on Innovation and Connectivity

Justine Cassell, associate dean of technology strategy and impact for the School of Computer Science, will present a keynote address on Wednesday, May 17, at a United Nations event…

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2017.February.14:

Media Coverage of SARA at the World Economic Forum 2017

SARA GIF Hate virtual assistants that lack personality or emotion? Able to perform a wide range of tasks whilst being endowed with empathy…

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2016.October.26:

Media Coverage of SARA (Summer 2016)

That future will likely include Sara and other forms of AI that think and behave like humans. And they’ll become an everyday part of our lives sooner than you might imagine.

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