Soul Machines partners with Autodesk to create digital employee, 8 other projects on the go

Rebecca Howard
Thu, 16 Nov 2017

By Rebecca Howard Nov. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Soul Machines, the Auckland-based developer of intelligent, emotionally responsive avatars, has joined forces with 3D design, engineering and entertainment software developer Autodesk to create the US company's first digital employee.  AVA (Autodesk virtual agent), a virtual customer service agent, will interact with customers 24/7 to resolve any issues. However, unlike Autodesk's current virtual assistant that is text-based, its virtual nervous system will give AVA the ability to see, hear and r...

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