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Simone Planté

Founder and Managing Partner
HumAIn Capital

Simone, an investor & futurist, founder of HumAIn Capital, brings over 15 years of experience in investing in frontier technologies such as Artificial Intelligence & Quantum technologies. Her focus has always been on innovations that propel human progress. As a Faculty member at Singularity University, Simone imparts her deep understanding of AI, inspiring the next generation of tech pioneers.

Simone’s journey in the tech world started in M&A investment banking at Morgan Stanley. Her entrepreneurial spirit led her to co-found three startups, leveraging DARPA-developed technologies. These ventures, supported by tech giants like Microsoft, Intel, and SAP, achieved successful exits.

At SXSW 2024, Simone will delve into the intersection of AI and spirituality, exploring the philosophical dimensions of technology in our rapidly evolving digital era. Her passion for understanding the human essence in the age of exponential technological growth positions her uniquely to contribute to this thought-provoking discussion.

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Events featuring Simone Planté
Events featuring Simone Planté