IBM Watson powers Hilton's robotic concierge 'Connie'

IBM Watson powers Hilton's robotic concierge 'Connie'

IBM Watson is coaching for but one other job on the Hilton McLean in Virginia. The lodge has lately welcomed a brand new concierge named “Connie,” you see, and it is truly a Nao robotic powered by IBM’s AI. Connie, named after the chain’s founder Conrad Hilton, can greet visitors once they arrive and reply questions on lodge facilities, schedule and providers. It was designed to enhance the extra it interacts with individuals by storing each query friends ask for future reference. Apart from answering inquiries concerning the lodge, Connie may even have the ability to advocate vacationer spots, eating places and different locations, because it has entry to WayBlazer’s journey platform.

The businesses referred to as Connie’s debut a “pilot,” so we may see extra Connie-Nao robots in different Hilton resorts sooner or later. If you are going to Japan, although, you’ll be able to go for a extra futuristic expertise. The Hen-na Lodge has a robotic employees, together with humanoid machines that may take you straight to uncanny valley.

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IBM Watson powers Hilton's robotic concierge 'Connie'

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