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Starting September 23, 2024

Washington, D.C.


Tuesday, October 24, 2023

NIC Talks: Smart Technology Isn’t Everything. Believe Me, I’m an Apple Inventor

Session Types: Main Stage NIC Talks

Date and Time:Tuesday, October 24, 2023 | 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm


Dhaval Patel


Lotus Labs

Ever wonder why so many tech gadgets don’t work for older adults and people with disabilities? It’s because they’re often designed to make healthy people healthier and fast people faster. Dhaval C. Patel, CEO, Lotus Laboratories, Inc., and former organization leader at Apple for iPhone, Watch and Airpods with 37 patents and an “Individual of Extraordinary Ability” as accredited by the U.S. Government, will teach you what to look for in new technologies—allowing you to wade through new offers and make the best choices for your residents.