Lauren Kunze

CEO, Iconiq

Lauren Kunze

Speaker Bio


Lauren Kunze is the CEO of Pandorabots and co-founder of ICONIQ, a Pandorabots spinout working on Conversational 3D avatars like Kuki AI. She is the author of four books published by HarperCollins, and a frequent writer and speaker about AI at conferences like TED, CES, South by Southwest, O'Reilly Media, and Mobile World Congress, and for publications like IEEE, TechCrunch, Quartz, CoinDesk, and VentureBeat. Kunze and her work have been covered in outlets like the Wall Street Journal, BBC, Guardian, Wired, CNN, RadioLab, Reuters, VICE, Vogue, The New Yorker, and New York Times Magazine. She graduated from Harvard with a degree in Literature and Language, and Neuroscience.