Meet Pepper, the robot that can recognise emotion at Mobile World Congress

28 February 2018

At the 2018 Mobile World Congress, Pepper the humanoid robot greeted visitors at the SoftBank Robotics stand yesterday. Pepper uses different audio and video sensors to recognise expressions on people's faces.

The technology enables it to read human emotions and interact with them, according to the company's Sales and Marketing director.  The friendly android can recognise individual faces and if it is interacting with a man or a woman.