Surmonter la distance, venez partagez un moment avec vos proches.
Overcome the distance, share a moment with your loved ones.
VIA is an intelligent domestic robot that allows you to overcome physical distances through virtual means to share a moment with your loved ones.
VIA consists of a video communication function as well as an intelligent robot base that can navigate a space either independently or controlled by the user. The movement of the robot adds another dimension to the common video communication solutions today, virtually facilitating the physical presence of a loved one living far away
This project was exhibited at the Futur en Seine Festival 2013, an international festival held in Paris that features the latest digital innovations.
This project was done together with Hortense Tollu during a semester in ENSCI-Les Ateliers.