A quantum physicist-turned-entrepreneur, Radhika Dirks is CEO and co-founder at XLabs: the only company in the world making AI moonshots a reality. Her enterprising work proves that we can combine human intelligence with artificial intelligence to enhance, rather than displace, our humanity. She is preparing insight on her AI innovation for automotive and smart mobility.
Named one of the Top 30 Women advancing AI today, Dirks also dives into the state of diversity in the AI sector. Drawing from personal experience, she addresses the industry’s glaring gender imbalances—women make up only a quarter of AI positions—and outlines the necessary steps for change. Armed with first-hand examples of tech she has built, Dirks argues for a future that fits our biggest ambitions—and makes the world a better place while we’re at it.