What's for Dinner? AI-Driven Commerce with Instacart CEO Fidji Simo
Fidji Simo, the CEO of Instacart and co-founder of Metrodora Institute, a medical center and research institute for neuroimmune axis disorders, shares her personal journey from growing up in France, to leading the Facebook app, to becoming a wartime CEO. Fidji talks about the future of Instacart, their AI strategy, how the current era of AI is different from prior ML waves, and the impact of LLMs in commerce, robotics and healthcare. She also shares how she earns followership from her teams.
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- May 31, 2023: Instacart users can now plan meals using AI - Fast Company Profile
- May 13, 2023: Instacart CEO Fidji Simo makes groceries personal. Now she’s doing the same for women’s health
- December 2, 2021: Rapid Response: Re-founding Instacart, w/ first-time CEO Fidji Simo | Podcast: Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman
- Metrodora Institute
- Fidji Simo’s LinkedIn
[00:01 ] - Leading With Impact and Authenticity
[11:48 ] - Implementing AI
[17:28 ] - Future of Grocery Shopping With AI
[25:38 ] - AI in Advertising and Commerce
[32:54 ] - Metrodora: AI in Biotech and Healthcare
[34:18 ] - The positive impact of AI, mitigating harm & role of regulations