This session is a practical talk about the practicalities of starting a connected design business and will give any budding entrepreneur in this space the tools and references to plan their company’s early years.
Alexandra Deschamps-Sosino is an interaction designer, product designer, entrepreneur and speaker based in London. She was named 2nd in “Top 100 Internet of Things Thought Leaders” (Onalytica, 2014) and included in the “Top 100 Influencial Tech Women on Twitter” (Business Insider, 2014). She heads up Designswarm, a consultancy for clients who want to plan for next generation of connected products, experiences and strategies. She was co-founder and CEO of Tinker London, the first distributor of the Arduino platform in the UK. Her work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Victoria & Albert Museum and galleries around the world.