JOHN SANEI AND Poonacha Machaiah


John Sanei and Poonacha Machaiah

THE HUMAN AI SYMPHONY: Orchestrating Value Creation for Today and Tomorrow.

In one of the greatest technological revolutions of all time, AI and human collaboration is becoming an integral part of our world. In this keynote, John shows how AI has evolved from curation to creation, from a tool to an unprecedented personal and work partner. He provides a framework, and case studies on how to leverage the interface between humans and artificial intelligence for exponential value creation for your team and organization, today and tomorrow.

About John 

John Sanei is an international keynote speaker, futurist, facilitator, advisor, and strategist on the convergence of neuroscience, technology, and business strategy. He is dedicated to changing the narrative around our uncertain, tech-disrupted future from anxiety and overwhelm – to confidence, clarity, and creativity.

His bold vision and unique skillset will help you unlock strategies to master the power of unlearning old patterns, relearning new ones and embracing adaptability to survive and thrive in a disrupted world.

He is a trusted advisor to some of the world’s leading Fortune 100 companies, global organizations, governments, and royal families around the world. Brands that trust John include Autodesk, Coca-Cola, Dayforce, Dell, EY, Mastercard, Mattel, Meltwater, Oracle, PwC, Reuters, Unilever, Visa, Workday, and many more.

He has helped countless organizations prepare for the future of work and the impact of artificial intelligence on business; developed strategies to elevate leadership; created workplace cultures that are motivating, adaptable, agile, and welcoming of change; and catalyzed business success in disrupted times.

Poonacha Machaiah



Poonacha Machaiah is the CEO of The Chopra Foundation, dedicated to improving health, social and planetary wellbeing. Co-founder of Seva.Love the metaverse platform for wellbeing and ChopraX, a venture platform backing transformative entrepreneurs reimagining the future of health and wellbeing, along with world-renowned mind-body medicine pioneer and New York Times best-selling author Deepak Chopra, MD.


He has co-founded initiatives such as NeverAlone® to address mental well-being and suicide prevention. Co-founded CIRCA®, an anxiety management platform, along with Srini Pillay, MD — Harvard-trained psychiatrist and brain researcher, and, a personalized AI platform for optimizing health and wellness.


Poonacha Machaiah is on the board of transformative companies such as The Healing Company, Beacon Media, Limitless Minds and Reulay. He has also held senior management positions at Nortel, Iridium, Motorola and Sasken. He holds an MBA from the College of William and Mary, and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering.

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