World Ch. Schedule : TUE to WED 10:30 KST
* Date : 2019-02-11
A robotics engineer is an expert who creates robots and robotic systems to be used in related outlets. Robotics is a core technology that will lead the 4th industrial revolution and many are interested in the occupation of a robotics engineer. We are pleased to sit down with internationally acclaimed robotics professor Han Jea-kweon. He is better known as Korea's 'Robot doctor' as he made the humanoid robot CHARLI as well as THOR-MANG, a robot that's used for disaster relief. Professor Han was in the spotlight all the more as he participated in the world's first ski robot competition at the 2018 Winter Games with DIANA, the skiing robot. The 2018 Winter Games is commemorating its 1 year anniversary and many are still curious about the behind-the-scenes anecdotes related to the world's first ski robot competition that was held last year. The 4th industrial revolution and an era with robots are drawing near. Professor Han Jea-kweon dreams of robots coexisting with mankind so let us learn more about his past, his present and his future on Heart-to-Heart.