Dressed in a suave black blouse,
She is an invention of David Hanson, the founder of Hanson Robotics–a company backed by AngelVest and tharget=”_blank”>Sophia the robot took to the stage during the digital money forum at CES.
She is an invention of David Hanson, the founder of Hanson Robotics–a company backed by AngelVest and the Disney Accelerator–and a former sculptor and technical consultant at Walt Disney Imagineering, the entertainment conglomerate’s creative and technical division.
Sophia is technologically advanced and looks surprisingly human. She’s appeared on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” made her own short film, and has reportedly even become the first robot to be granted citizenship. With some 70,000 Twitter followers, she’s a celebrity robot, if you will.