Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino | Author, consultant, public speaker, entrepreneur & designer

Alexandra Deschamps-SonsinoAlexandra is an author, consultant, public speaker, entrepreneur and designer living in London. She wrote ‘Smarter Homes: how technology will change your home life’ (Apress, 2018) and her new book ‘Creating a Culture of Innovation’ is out later this year. She is the founder of the Low Carbon Design Institute a residency for creative people focused on climate change.
She has run the internet of things meetup in London since 2011, now one of the largest in the world and helped the community come together to create BetterIoT, a startup focused questionnaire to help founders and product managers make more ethical decisions. She was the founder of the Good Night Lamp a connected product for global families included in the permanent collection of the London Design Museum as a key example of the internet of things. She co-founded Tinker London, the first UK distributor of Arduino, the open source electronics education platform that kicked off the maker movement. Two of her projects are in the permanent collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Twitter: @iotwatch