Experiences from the use of a Robotic Avatar
Experiences from the Use of a Robotic Avatar
Roussou et Al.
- Focus; Tourbot project, aims at the development of interactive tour-guide robots able to provide access to exhibits over the internet (tele-presence).
- Paper focuses on problem statement; there is no description of the solution.
- A lot of questions unresolved.
- How to adapt technology to fit the longer term operational needs of the museum.
- How to achieve the maximum level of compatibility and adaptability of a robotic technology in different museums and spaces.
- How to adapt administrative and operational methods to encourage technological adoption
- How to evaluate the system in terms of impact.
- How to evaluate the content and educational value for the visitors presented by the robot.
- There is not even a mention of the avatar psychology or effects on the visitor