Project Description

El robot letal de la planta de coches. EL PAÍS

3 Jul 2015 – 10:00

The death of a man revives worries about human-robot interactions in the working environment and in society.
Robot kills worker at Wolksvagen plant in Germany

Paul Verschure, director of the group SPECS and expert in artificial intelligence, talks to El Pais in a phone interview: “These robots are not autonomous, are very strong machines that perform rudimentary and repetitive actions . It is an exaggeration to call this a robot because it has no perception, no way. It was a security error. We are not in front of a Terminator nor the nightmare of robots killing humans”…… more at  el_robot_letal_de_la_planta_de_coches_economia_el_pais.pdf