Welcome to Future Debates, a series of events supported by the British Science Association.

These events are part of our work to make science a fundamental part of British society and culture. We want to empower many more people – not just scientists – to constructively engage in debates over the applications and implications of science in their lives, their local economy and the UK’s future.

Can robots be caregivers?

A chance to debate and discuss how the future of autonomous robotics could revolutionise the care system. The National Health Service and our private care providers need more support than ever to supply the demand for care, could robots be the answer? But, can robots really show the compassion needed for human care? The debate continues…

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