TOKYO, 4 Oct. /Offset. TASS Vasily Golovnin/. The government of Japan has decided to hold the 2020 world summit of robots, in which cars will compete in accuracy, speed and quality of work.
this was announced on a press-conferences in Tokyo the Minister of economy, trade and industry Hiroshige Seko.
“We hope to collect from all over the world the best robots and the best ideas in this area,” he said. According to the Minister, the event should give impetus to the development of new devices used primarily in industry and in everyday life.
the Government of Japan, in particular, intends to expand the use of robots to address social problems associated with low birth rates, labour shortages, aging population. Now the authorities intend to determine the city that will host the world summit of robots, timed to coincide with the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.