David Hanson

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Birthday
20, 1969
Birthplace
Dallas, TX
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
20, 1969 (age 48)
Birthplace
Dallas, TX

About

Roboticist who founded the Hong Kong-based robotics company Hanson Robotics in 2013. His company has earned global attention for creations like Sophia, a humanoid robot capable of holding a conversation and displaying more than 50 facial expressions. 

Before Fame

He earned a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and a PhD from the University of Texas at Dallas.

Trivia

He is the author of several books on robotics, including Humanizing Robots (2017). 

Family Life

He married a woman named Amanda. 

Associated With

He was a huge fan of science fiction authors like Isaac Asimov growing up.