United Arab Emirates

Sophia the robot is coming to Egypt for the Creative Industry Summit

Egypt’s Creative Industry Summit, taking place between April 17-18, will be hosting a very special guest. Sophia the robot, famous for becoming the first artificially intelligent (AI) robot to be granted a citizenship in history, will be visiting Egypt for the first time, according to the summit’s official website. Sophia is known to be the closest replica of humans that AI has been able to create. Sophia was created in Hong Kong by Hanson Robotics. The robot garnered worldwide fame for ‘her’ realistic proportions, from her ‘skin’ to the ability to express ’emotions’ through motors under her skin. According to French news agency AFP, people saw the Hanson Robotics invention as the closest AI being to th ...