Dr. Cynthia Breazeal
Dr. Cynthia Breazeal, founder and chief scientist of Jibo, Inc., is recognized globally as a pioneer in social robotics and human-robot interaction. Her research focuses on developing the principles and technologies for personal robots that are socially intelligent, interact and communicate with people in human-centric terms. She has developed some of the world’s most famous robotic creatures, and her recent work investigates the impact of social robots to help people of all ages achieve personal goals that contribute to quality of life. Support for this campaign is provided by Jibo, Inc.