Stevie, a robot to care for dementia patients
Stevie is the name of a robot that has been designed to take care of elderly and disabled people and also those that are suffering from dementia.
Stevie has arms, a head and moves around on wheels. It has been created to perform a wide variety of caretaking functions.
Stevie can remind the users about taking their medication on time.
It can also sense if an elderly has fallen down and notify humans.
Stevie can talk, make gestures, and show facial expressions and display text on its screen.
The makers hope that Stevie will be ready to sell within two years.