Humanoid robot Sophia to arrive in Vizag

The first humanoid robot Sophia will arrive in Vizag packed in a suitcase from Singapore to speak on the future of fintech on October 23rd. The Fintech festival is being organised at Vizag from October 22nd to 26th to create sustainable and comprehensive ecosystem for the growth of Fintech.

The event is being managed by SingEx, Singapore, a venue management and consulting company. Sophia was created by Hong Kong based Hanson Robotics for crowd management at big events. It can deliver speeches on predetermined topics and can show 50 facial expressions like a human being. It is also equipped with voice recognition technology.