It is the first time of Promobot in Australia! Company Сountaround PTY LTD from Gold Coast, Queensland bought a robot from Promobot company to rent it out, stimulating the development of service robotics in Australia. From 4 to 15 April, the robot will attend the sports competitions of Commonwealth Games 2018. In the games, participants from 71 countries compete in 18 disciplines. Promobot will help guests of the Gold Coast: talk about events, report the latest news of sports, show the schedule of games. In addition, the robot will be able to advise interesting places to those who are in the city for the first time.
Robot Promobot is designed to work in places full of people in which it helps with navigation, communicates and answers any questions, shows promotional materials and remembers everyone with whom it had to communicate.
“This is the first autonomous service robot available for rent and purchase in the Australian market. First and foremost, we want guests, especially business owners and marketers, to evaluate its functionality and want to apply at their events and business processes of organizations,” commented David McMehon, CTO of Countaround PTY LTD
“Yet only one Promobot has come to Australia with an important mission – to demonstrate its capabilities and become a frequent guest at various events in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane. It will start the development of service robotics on the mainland,” said Oleg Kivokurtsev, Director of Development of Promobot.