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Robot backpack: How this Fusion bot aids collaboration

27 November 2018

The silhouette of a person hiking up a hill at sunset with a large backpack on

By sharing the wearer's point of view, the operator can assess the other person's motion and guide them – holding up their arms and moving them around when necessary.

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Indicators of progression for discussion starters

Component Indicator Level
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to identify examples where technology has changed people’s sensory perception and/or physical abilities and discuss the potential short and long term impacts of these 4
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to discuss why technology can challenge people’s views of what it is to be "human"  8

Keywords: robot, digital, construction and mechanical, characteristics of technology

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