Imran Chaudhri spent more than 20 years at Apple creating some of the world's most beloved consumer products. Now he's using AI to rethink and reshape the role of technology in our lives.

Why you should listen

With thousands of patents to his name, Imran Chaudhri is best known for his work at Apple, where he helped to create iconic products such as the Macintosh, iPod, iPad and Apple Watch. He is particularly lauded for developing the user interface and interactions on the iPhone. Driven by his insistence on putting the human experience front and center in the design process, his work has helped to define how the world interacts with technology.

In 2018, Chaudhri and fellow Apple alum Bethany Bongiorno cofounded Humane, a company creating AI-driven technologies and platforms for the intelligence age. Looking to build for the world as it could be tomorrow, their first device will be unveiled later in 2023.

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