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Robot Partner / Autistic Children Training Robot Service Design

Robot Partner
Robot Partner

Discipline: Professional Concept

Qualified
for the Final Jury

Robot Partner
Robot Partner

Discipline: Professional Concept

Qualified
for the Final Jury

Robot Partner is a training service design including a series of professional intervention system, built in a service robot for autistic children. Updated studies have found that comparing to interacting with people in real world, autistic children are more interested in communicating with robots. In order to scaffold the development of autistic children with a scientific method and with an assistant that they are interested in, a humanoid robot product design was created to guide autistic children going through intervention programs based on Picture Exchange Communication System.

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 25 - 36 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Africa, Asia, Australia / Oceania, Europe, North America, South America

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User, Specific sub-group: Young Children (age between 4 to 6 years old) and their families with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Client / Manufacturer

Harbin Institute of Technology

Harbin Institute of Technology
Shenzhen
Shenzhen, China

Design

Harbin Institute of Technology

Harbin Institute of Technology
Shenzhen
Shenzhen, China

Shumeng Hou, Huicong Hu, Chengbo Zhao