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Sophia the Robot Booking Agency Profile

Book Sophia the Robot for your next corporate event, function, or private party.
Sophia the Robot is a man-made social humanoid robot that was developed by the Hong Kong based company Hanson Robotics. She made her debut at SXSW in Austin, Texas and has since been featured around the world and in numerous interviews. Some programs and outlets she’s been featured in include 60 Minutes, Good Morning Britain, Forbes, Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, the Wall Street Journal, and more. Sophia can use A.I., data processing, and facial recognition. She can imitate human gestures and facial expressions and can answer question to make conversation based on certain topics. Sophia uses speech-to-text from Alphabet Inc. and learns more over time. Sophia has been named as a first ever Innovation Champion by the United Nations Development Programme; being the first non-human ever given the title. She’s also been granted Saudi Arabian citizen, being the first ever robot to be given a nationality..

How to hire Sophia the Robot for an event

Learn how to hire Sophia the Robot or research availability and pricing for booking Sophia the Robot to speak at a corporate event, fundraiser, private party, social media campaign, fair or festival, tradeshow or conference, endorsement project, or hire Sophia the Robot as a guest speaker, please submit the form to our agency.

Frequently Asked Questions about booking Sophia the Robot.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Sophia the Robot, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Sophia the Robot or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Sophia the Robot's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Sophia the Robot for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Sophia the Robot, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Sophia the Robot. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Sophia the Robot booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Sophia the Robot for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Sophia the Robot booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Sophia the Robot charge for an event. One example fee to book Sophia the Robot is in the starting range of $15,000-$24,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Sophia the Robot agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Sophia the Robot manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Sophia the Robot for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Sophia the Robot agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Sophia the Robot, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Sophia the Robot booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Sophia the Robot, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Speaking Topic
Science Technology, Male, Age Group-All Ages, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-30's-50's
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