Author of 'Creating a Culture of Innovation' (2020) and ‘Smarter Homes’ (2018)
Designswarm Industries LTD
Alexandra is an Internet of things author, consultant, public speaker and entrepreneur with a background in industrial and interaction design.
She was named 1st in a list of 100 Internet of Things Influencers (Postscapes, 2016), 2nd in Top 100 Internet of Things Thought Leaders (Onalytica, 2014) and in the Top 100 Influencial Tech Women on Twitter (Business Insider, 2014). She’s been included in the longlist of Computer Weekly’s Most Influential Women in Tech in the UK (2017, 2018 & 2019).
Her clients have included ING Labs Bulb, The Wellcome Trust, Victoria & Albert Museum, P&G, Connected Digital Economy Catapult, Danish Ministry of Urban & Rural Affairs, BBC R&D, Nokia, American Express, BT, EDF, BFI, British Gas, Mozilla Foundation, Wired, Evening Standard, Arup, National Geographic,Y&R, Dare Digital, Hyper Happen, W+K.
In this session we’ll explore how innovation actually happens in a business. How can companies better support their own research and innovation efforts? How can leadership create the...
- Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino - Author of 'Creating a Culture of Innovation' (2020) and ‘Smarter Homes’ (2018) - Designswarm Industries LTD
- Kati Vilkki - Lead Coach - Reaktor
- Hassan Rmaile - VP & GM, Label and Graphics Materials EMENA
- Kerrie Finch - Founding Partner & President - futurefactor (Moderator)