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ATC Lecture — Guy Hoffman, “Transience, Replication, and the Paradox of Social Robotics”

November 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

As we continue to develop social robots designed for connectedness, we struggle with paradoxes related to authenticity, transience, and replication. In this talk, I will attempt to link together 15 years of experience designing social robots with 100-year-old texts on transience, replication, and the fear of dying. Can there be meaningful relationships with robots who do not suffer natural decay?…

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Date:
November 4
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
http://events.berkeley.edu/index.php/calendar/sn/citris.html?event_ID=126199