Participants required for Natural Human-Robot Interaction Study.

Natural Human-Robot Interaction in public spaces for Machine Learning purposes.

The main goal of this study is to collect data to train a machine learning system in a social robot prototype. Observations on site will be performed (without taking any video or audio recordings) to assess the interaction of the users in qualitative terms. We are looking for the most natural possible interaction with the robot in order to train the machine learning system.

We will be running this study at UNSW Paddington, Central Yard on XX-XX, 2020.   You can participate if you are 18 years of age or older and are interested in talking to a robot. No signing of a consent form is required, just show up on the day. 🙂

The study involves you asking the robot any question you want about space and/or making general conversation. You can ask as few or as many questions as you like. It won’t take more than a few minutes.

Find the Consent form here.

 There is no payment for participating in this study.

Approved Ethics application code: HC190830

If you require further information please contact:

Name: Mariza O’Keeffe/ Dr. Eduardo B. Sandoval

Email: mariza@akin.com/e.sandoval@unsw.edu.au

Phone: +61 2 8936 0682

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s