Tung Zai, the robot receptionist at the Fong Shiu Yee Neighbourhood Elderly Centre in Sau Mau Ping Estate. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Tung Zai, the robot receptionist at the Fong Shiu Yee Neighbourhood Elderly Centre in Sau Mau Ping Estate. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong elderly centre gets a robot receptionist who answers questions, gives health tips and compliments visitors too

  • Design centre team’s friendly talking robot makes for fun, livelier interactions with elderly
  • City’s rapidly ageing population demands fresh ideas to improve elderly centres, experts say

Topic |   Ageing society
Tung Zai, the robot receptionist at the Fong Shiu Yee Neighbourhood Elderly Centre in Sau Mau Ping Estate. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Tung Zai, the robot receptionist at the Fong Shiu Yee Neighbourhood Elderly Centre in Sau Mau Ping Estate. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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