* Date : 2019-01-24
Money Monster Episode 34
Rise of autonomous service robot
Service robots have recently given a boost to the robot market. Robots which used to simply manufacture goods, can now deliver the products as well. Also, robots can not only communicate with humans, but it can replace human works as well. And a robot, which combined an autonomous driving technology and delivery service, has been newly introduced. The automatic detection system embedded in a robot enables the robot to pass the challenging routes as well. Robots have been closely connected with people's daily lives. And there is a university which has introduced a guide robot for the first time in the country. A service robot which resembles a human guides the ways to the users with a friendly smile. Delivery robots have been actively introduced to the service robot market. It can save 10-15 times more cost than a delivery person. Delivery robots have contributed to building a convenient working environment by promoting coexistence with humans. We introduce the service robot market, which has improved the quality of consumers' lives by providing differentiated experiences and additional values.
Evolution of road technologies
Traffic facilities are one of the necessary elements for the development of the national economy. And road, which enables convenient transportation, has recently played diversified roles. The safety of roads has been strengthened so that it can cope with extreme weather events. A center which can reproduce a lot of different weather situations including snowfall, heavy rain and fog has recently been established. Moreover, the sensors installed on the road can analyze the road conditions as well as detect the fallen objects and the location of pedestrians from a far distance. And the information can be shared with drivers through the base station. It has enabled more safe and convenient driving. Also, eco-friendly solutions have been applied to roads. A lot of researches have been promoted to make use of waste plastics for the pavement of roads. It can contribute to the effective disposal of waste materials and reduce the construction cost. We look into the ongoing changes facing the roads along with the implementation of the cutting-edge technologies.
Korea's first urology clinic for women
Patients have shown higher expectations on the improved medical services. And a lot of domestic medical institutes have made utmost efforts to provide high-quality medical services to patients. MIZLOVE Female Urology Clinic has grabbed a lot of attention as it has broken the stereotype that urology is a treatment department only for male patients. The medical team including the president who is a first-generation female urologist has wide clinical experiences. And they have gained trust from the patients. Urinary incontinence is one of the main treatment fields of the clinic. It has carried out 6,000 surgeries and increased the satisfaction level of the patients. Aside from general treatments for urologic diseases, the clinic also provides a total-care service for the vulval problems. So an increasing number of patients have visited the clinic to get diversified types of medical treatments. MIZLOVE Female Urology Clinic has provided convenient medical examinations based on the differentiated technologies. Moreover, the clinic has fulfilled social responsibility by actively participating in social service activities. And the continuing efforts of the clinic have been recognized by a lot of medical institutions. It has increased the satisfaction level of female patients by tackling the physical and psychological problems more rapidly and accurately. We report on MIZLOVE Female Urology Clinic, which will contribute to popularizing the Korean medical technologies to the global market.