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* Date : 2019-02-03
The age of robots seems to be just around the corner where everyone owns a personal robot just like a PC or a smartphone. The rapidly growing robot industry is expected to reach a whopping US$ 188 bil by 2020, making it one of the most promising industries amidst the rising tide of the 4th Industrial Revolution. The swelling interest in robots was clearly demonstrated at CES 2019, the world's largest IT and consumer electronics trade show, with many robot makers around the world flexing their muscles in robotics technology. Today, robots are bedazzling the global audience with their outstanding capabilities supercharged with cutting-edge technologies such as AI, IoT, 5G and big data which nearly match or even surpass those of humans.
In the first episode of Meet the Future, we shed light on how far we have come in terms of robotic technology and how robots are expected to change our lives and shape our future. We visit globally renowned robot makers and experts across the globe including Korea, the US, Japan, China and Hong Kong to see for ourselves the breathtaking advancements in robotics. Find out more in Meet the future.