Press coverage


  1. 2019-04-21 Business Today India: Unbiased Recruiter
  2. 2019-04-17 Fahrenheit Magazine: De sociale robot Tengai kan je interviewen tijdens je volgende werkafspraak (Dutch)
  3. 2019-04-12 Business Traveller: Frankfurt airport trials talking head AI assistant
  4. 2019-04-11 WSJ Tech News Briefing: Social Robots – The New Face of AI
  5. 2019-04-11 Sttinta si Technica: Cel mai avansat robot social din lume va fi la București în 21-22 mai (Romanian)
  6. 2019-04-11 Romania Insider: Social robot for face-to-face interaction at Bucharest Tech Week 2019
  7. 2019-04-09 CNBC: Robotic heads powered by A.I. to help passengers at a major German airport
  8. 2019-04-08 Stockholm testar robotar i skolan – kan hjälpa mot lärarbristen (Swedish)
  9. 2019-04-08 NPR: Can Artificial Intelligence Make The Hiring Process More Fair?
  10. 2019-04-08 Deutsche Bahn stellt Auskunfts-Roboter vor (German)
  11. 2019-04-01 Yahoo! Finance: AI-powered robot with customizable face and voice
  12. 2019-04-01 Wonderful Engineering: You Can Pick A Face For The World’s Most Advanced Social Robot, Furhat
  13. 2019-04-01 AI-powered robot with customizable face and voice
  14. 2019-03-25 XTR Large: Yapay zekalı robot Tengai iş görüşmenizde yer alabilir (Turkish)
  15. 2019-03-25 The Independent: Could robot recruiters finally end workplace discrimination for good?
  16. 2019-03-25 Inavate: AI robot removes bias from job interviews
  17. 2019-03-25 DI Digital: Svenska robotbyggare får 24 miljoner från EU (Swedish)
  18. 2019-03-22 Mashable: Robots could be conducting job interviews next year
  19. 2019-03-19 Albawaba: Meet Tengai the Swedish Robot – The Only Unbiased Interviewer in the World?
  20. 2019-03-17 Zing: Ra mắt robot phỏng vấn việc làm đầu tiên trên thế giới (Vietnamese)
  21. 2019-03-15 World economic forum: This robot could be conducting your next job interview
  22. 2019-03-14 The Mind Unleashed: This Robot Head Could Be Your Job Interviewer in the Very Near Future
  23. 2019-03-13 Futurism: See the robot head that might interview you for your next job
  24. 2019-03-13 Daily Mail: Never be judged for wearing the wrong thing – Tengai takers bias otuoutof job interviews
  25. 2019-03-12 Meet Tengai, the job interview robot who won’t judge you
  26. 2019-03-12 BBC: Meet Tengai, the job interview robot who won’t judge you
  27. 2019-03-09 Resumé: Så marknadsför Varun Atrey en av världens mest avancerade robotar (Swedish)
  28. 2019-02-19 Evaluating robots as teachers or partners in language learning exercises
  29. 2019-02-11 Framtidens jobbintervju kan ske med en robot (Swedish)
  30. 2019-02-10 Robot rekryterar utan magkänsla (Swedish)
  31. 2019-02-05 TV4 Malou Efter tio: “Talteknologi har exploderat den senaste tiden” (Swedish)
  32. 2019-01-23 Furhat Robotics selected as finalist for coveted SXSW Innovation Award
  33. 2019-01-10 Robot rekryterar utan magkänsla (Swedish)
  34. 2019-01-10 Interviewing a social robot called Furhat on The Millennial Way Show


  1. 2018-12-15 The Furhat is an empathetic robot that listens to all of your problems [Sticky or Not]
  2. 2018-12-15 Robotics a big draw at techfest
  3. 2018-12-05 Deras ai-robot rekryterar utan några fördomar (Swedish)
  4. 2018-11-29 Meet the robot that trains employees by acting like an awful customer
  5. 2018-11-28 Furhat, a robot with the human touch, wants to hear your woes
  6. 2018-11-28 Furhat, a robot with the human touch, wants to hear your woes
  7. 2018-11-24 Social robot Furhat can take on multiple personalities
  8. 2018-11-24 Meet Furhat: A social robot capable of taking on multiple personalities
  9. 2018-11-23 Furhat is a social robot for every situation
  10. 2018-11-23 Bortvald i rekryteringen? Kanske inte om en robot får bestämma (Swedish)
  11. 2018-11-21 Svenska Furhat tar sin robot till marknaden: ”Explosion inom fem år” (Swedish)
  12. 2018-11-20 Furhat robot aims turns to turn recruitment bias on its head
  13. 2018-11-17 Svenska Furhat tar nästa kliv – nu börjar den sociala roboten säljas (Swedish)
  14. 2018-11-15 New Social Robot Unveiled Live on Stage
  15. 2018-11-13 World’s most advanced AI robot that reads face expressions is stumped by BOTOX
  16. 2018-11-13 Robots have a diversity problem. This Swedish startup could change that
  17. 2018-11-13 Möt roboten som talar med dig (Swedish)
  18. 2018-11-13 Eerie lifelike robotic heads that moves, speaks and interacts with a person by reading human facial expressions is stumped by people with BOTOX
  19. 2018-11-12 This robot could replace human receptionists
  20. 2018-11-09 Visage à la carte pour le robot à vocation sociale (French)
  21. 2018-11-09 Dieses Unternehmen verpasst Robotern ein Gesicht (German)
  22. 2018-11-09 AI bot gets human expressions and other tech news
  23. 2018-11-08 Meet Furhat, sociable robot who makes multiple expressions
  24. 2018-11-08 Head full of expression and language chops aims to serve in business interactions
  25. 2018-11-08 Furhat Robots Have Neither Fur Nor a Hat
  26. 2018-11-08 Furhat Robotics launches humanoid social robot with customisable face
  27. 2018-11-08 Furhat Robotics gives AI a face with its new humanoid social robot
  28. 2018-11-08 Dieser Roboter kann jedes Gesicht annehmen (German)
  29. 2018-11-08 A Swedish Startup Company Just Unveiled an Eerily Realistic Social Robot
  30. 2018-11-07 This weird robotic head will be the friendly face of artificial intelligence
  31. 2018-11-07 Robot head is trained to move, speak and interact like a human (and can change its looks at the touch of a button)
  32. 2018-11-07 Meet Furhat, the terrifying AI assistant with a face
  33. 2018-11-07 Furhat Robotics puts a new face on AI interactions
  34. 2018-11-07 Furhat Robotics launches humanoid social robot with customizable face
  35. 2018-11-07 Furhat Robotics launches humanoid social robot with customisable face
  36. 2018-11-07 Ce robot veut devenir votre meilleur ami (French)
  37. 2018-11-06 The World’s Most Advanced Social Robot is Here and You Can Choose its Face
  38. 2018-11-06 Stockholms-startup har presenterat social robot (Swedish)
  39. 2018-11-06 Social robotics platform reveals a new face for conversational artificial intelligence
  40. 2018-11-06 Möt den svenska sociala roboten från Furhat – som kan tala och visa känslor (Swedish)
  41. 2018-11-06 Här är svenska roboten som arbetstränar medarbetare (Swedish)
  42. 2018-11-06 Furhat Robotics’ new ‘social robot’ gives the AI assistant a face
  43. 2018-11-06 Furhat Robotics gives AI a face with its new social robot
  44. 2018-10-08 Furhat interviewed on SVT (Swedish)
  45. 2018-10-01 Furhat will reduce discrimination in recruitment processes (Swedish)
  46. 2018-09-08 BBC Arabic’s 4Tech meet Furhat
  47. 2018-08-30 MediaMonks’ new Swedish R&D department helps Furhat Robotics (Swedish)
  48. 2018-08-17 TNG unveil Furhat as a robot recruiter
  49. 2018-08-09 We feature in Veckans Affärer as one of the top 13 startups according to venture capitalists (Swedish)
  50. 2018-08-01 Furhat robot trains employees in breaking bad news to customers (in Dutch)
  51. 2018-07-31 The 31 Hottest Nordic Startups to look out for in 2018
  52. 2018-05-23 Are emotionally intelligent bots the future of AI? Raconteur discusses
  53. 2018-05-21 Robotdalen present Furhat’s involvement at Elmia Automation (Swedish)
  54. 2018-05-16 Furhat is named amongst Sweden’s hottest tech startups by NyTeknik (Swedish)
  55. 2018-05-10 NyTeknik discover Furhat’s many faces
  56. 2018-05-04 Socially intelligent robot steals the show
  57. 2018-04-16 The Guardian delve into ‘The ghost in the machine’
  58. 2018-04-12 DB Systel introduce FRAnny, an electronic robot concierge deployed in Frankfurt airport to help answers questions of passing travelers
  59. 2018-04-11 Frankfurt Airport deploy Furhat (In German)
  60. 2018-04-09 Halmstad University use Furhat to assist students with dyslexia in reading text (Swedish)
  61. 2018-04-02 Den Norske Bank (DNB)are working on developing digital customer service solutions, with Furhat at the forefront (Norwegian)
  62. 2018-03-23 Furhat features in FutureTravelX as one of 17 solutions that has the potential to transform the everyday traveler’s airport experience
  63. 2018-03-20 Expo News discuss the top conference and exhibitor updates from the Passenger Terminal Expo 2018, featuring FRAnny the robot
  64. 2018-03-11 Dagens Nyheter meet Furhat and discuss FRAnny the robot (Swedish)
  65. 2018-03-09 Robot teaches SFI students Swedish
  66. 2018-02-28 Inc. Magazine delve into the task of building AI systems without implicit biases
  67. 2018-01-27 Forbes analyses therelaxed “human” quality that sets Furhat apart from all other robots on the market
  68. 2018-01-22 BBC Look North interview Durham University on how they are pinning their hopes on Furhat to help autistic children improve their confidence
  69. 2018-01-10 Electronic Tidningen interview our co-founder, Gabriel Skantze, about the capabilities of present day social robots


  1. 2017-11-27 The Mail Online brings Furhat into the spotlight in the UK
  2. 2017-11-27 Furhat Robotics says ‘hello’ to the acceptable face of artificial intelligence
  3. 2017-09-21 Forbes writes that Disney And Intel Are Looking For Growth From This Stockholm Social Robot Maker
  4. 2017-09-14 TechEU announces that Furhat Robotics raises $2.5 million
  5. 2017-09-14 – Disney Bets on Furhat: The Social Robotics Company Closes $2.5M
  6. 2017-09-14 KTH Company Furhat Robotics raises $2.5m in seed round
  7. 2017-09-14 Daniel Waterhouse (Balderton Capital VC) expresses his excitement at the opportunity of working alongside Furhat Robotics
  8. 2017-09-14 Balderton Capital announce lead role in $2.5m seed round
  9. 2017-08-22 SverigesRadio discussing the future of voice communication at Interspeech 2017
  10. 2017-08-17 nterspeech 2017 on communication between man and machine
  11. 2017-08-15 Globalme list Furhat Robotics in top 5 companies to meet at Interspeech 2017
  12. 2017-07-07 Lugn&Ro develops upon Furhat for healthcare applications
  13. 2017-03-16 New Scientist feature Furhat’s observations on participation inequalities
  14. 2017-01-03 Furhat featured in Daily Planet at Discovery Channel


  1. 2016-11-11 Face before screen – KTH Magazine (in Swedish)
  2. 2016-10-26 Furhat showcases its AI platform IP EXPO Nordic
  3. 2016-10-21 Furhat wins EdTech Startup Awards 2016! (in Swedish)
  4. 2016-09-12 Furhat Robotics – The human face of AI visits Silicon Valley with EIT Digital
  5. 2016-09-08 Furhat is attending Interspeech 2016. See you there in September!
  6. 2016-08-25 Ruptly TV – Social Robot designed to recognize very early stages of Alzheimer
  7. 2016-08-20 Furhat featured in an article at the Danish Broadcasting Corporation
  8. 2016-07-17 Furhat in Veckans Affärer “När kan vi robotisera Per Schlingmann?” (in Swedish)
  9. 2016-07-11 Social Robot to Help Senile Swedes Struggling With Dementia – Sputnik International
  10. 2016-07-07 Furhat in Swedish newspaper DN about dementia (in Swedish)
  11. 2016-07-04 Furhat showcases its first robot replica of a Swedish minister – featured in Expressen TV (in Swedish)
  12. 2016-06-14 Interview with Furhat’s CEO Samer Al Moubayed in cover article in Entreprenör Magazine (in Swedish)
  13. 2016-05-19 Furhat as a tool for socialauxiliary means and rehabilitation – Neuroförbundet (in Swedish)
  14. 2016-05-13 Furhat is picked up byFPSK, an innovation insight newsletter
  15. 2016-05-13 Furhat is picked up by Trendhunter
  16. 2016-05-11 Furhat featured in the We First blog
  17. 2016-05-04 Furhatfeatured in the South Korean newswebsiteViva 100 (in Korean)
  18. 2016-04-29 Furhat is featured in thechinese blog Robot Mocha (in Mandarin)
  19. 2016-04-27 Furhat is featured in Tech.Mic, commenting on uncanny valley
  20. 2016-04-27 Bloomberg’s Ashlee Vance meets Furhat as one of top tech startups outside Silicon Valley
  21. 2016-04-03 Furhat moves into Fryshuset gymnasium
  22. 2016-03-14 Forbes delve into how human-robot relationships are changing
  23. 2016-01-29 Article in “Svenskt Näringsliv” about Furhat’s flagship project in schools (in Swedish)
  24. 2016-01-27 Children say hello to their new teaching assistant
  25. 2016-01-08 Furhat becomes school children’s future homework aid


  1. 2015-12-09 Samer Al Moubayed, Furhat’s CEO wins Stockholm Most Enterpreneurial Person award
  2. 2015-11-30 Furhat talking to its makers at the London Science Museum
  3. 2015-11-24 Swedish schools to use Furhat in different activities
  4. 2015-11-23 Swedish schools get robot as a teacher (Swedish)
  5. 2015-11-23 Furhat becomes assistant teacher in Swedish schools (Swedish)
  6. 2015-11-23 Furhat as a teacher at Fryshuset, Stockholm – Buzzter (in Swedish)
  7. 2015-10-21 Furhat visits the KTH library in Stockholm
  8. 2015-09-22 Furhat is interviewing two astronauts at Fryshuset in Stockholm
  9. 2015-06-26 Meet Furhat at Almedalsveckan 2015
  10. 2015-06-17 interviews CEO Samer Al Moubayed on the story of Furhat
  11. 2015-04-21 Furhat is used in applied research for interaction with smart homes


  1. 2014-10-27 Come meet Furhat at the Swedish Museum of Science and Technology
  2. 2014-09-21 Furhat is covered on the KTH newspage
  3. 2014-06-11 Furhat in Aftonbladet – Robots can take over our jobs