CTV News (clip) - Robot Reachout for Sick Children

Publication Title
CTV News
Publication/Creation Date
January 30 2020
Anwar Knight (creator)
Ontario Tech University (contributor)
Anna Priscilla (contributor)
Chai Lifeline Canada (contributor)
Media Type
News Broadcast
Persuasive Intent
CTV Toronto's Anwar Knight reports on a new pilot project between Chai Lifeline Canada and Ontario Tech University that seeks to help sick children and their families using Zenbo, a social robot.

Researchers from the Human Machine Lab in the Business and Information Technology (FBIT) department at OnTechU designed an application that helps children learn while they are out of school recovering from serious illness, like cancer. 
HCI Platform
Location on Body
Entire Body
Marketing Keywords
ASUS Zenbo

Related Collections
Humanoid Robots (2017-2021)
Date archived
January 31 2020
Last edited
January 31 2020
How to cite this entry
Anwar Knight. (January 30 2020). "CTV News (clip) - Robot Reachout for Sick Children". CTV News. CTV News. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/4258