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Our Mission

To create socially adept machines with practical abilities for more natural, satisfying and productive interaction.

Video Media Kit


News / Events / Papers

Licensing / Developers

Please contact us if you are a software developer and interested in incorporating Socialbot into your own applications.

Socialbot's Creator

Dario Nardi, Ph.D. is an professor at the University of California, Los Angeles. He teaches in: Human Complex Systems, the Program in Computing and the university-wide Honors Collegium. Dario received his degree in Systems Science from the State University of New York at Binghamton's Watson School of Engineering. His background includes east Asian studies (Japanese), linguistics, and creative writing. Since 1993, Dario has been an research faculty member with the Temperament Research Institute where, under the leadership of Linda V. Berens Ph.D., he has been intimately involved in innovative product development and research methods.

Homepage: www.darionardi.com

Hyperlinks to Robotics/Bot Sites

Android World - directory of humanoid robotics projects
Evolution - the folks who created the ER1 personal robot
Robotics resources - directory of Robotics related websites
Interactive AI index - compiled by Tripod/Angelfire

Copyright Dario Nardi 2003, April 2005. All content of this site, including user posted content, and all downloadable software and media (eg video), is the property of Dario Nardi.