Friday, January 27, 2017
Grand Robot for UCLA Grand Hotel
From the UCLA Grand Hotel website:
Standing less than two-feet tall, the UCLA Luskin Conference Center concierge, LARA, greets guests and answers questions as affably as her human colleagues, but with one unique distinction: LARA is a robot (Luskin Automated Robotic Assistant, to be precise). Guests can communicate with LARA vocally and through an iPad attached to her docking station, and she responds to about 30 different prompts, answering questions about the Conference Center and the campus.
We have only one questions for her: