Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino

Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino

Designswarm Industries Limited, UK

Alexandra is an interaction designer, product designer, entrepreneur & international speaker. She was named 2nd in Top 100 Internet of Things Thought Leaders (Onalytica, 2014) and is in the 2014 Top 100 Influential Tech Women on Twitter (Business Insider). Since 2006, she has built consumer-facing internet of things products, services and communities for clients such as BBC R&D, Nokia, British Gas, EDF, British Telecom. 

Alexandra is the founder of the Good Night Lamp, a family of internet-connected lamps for your global friends and family and her work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Victoria & Albert Museum and galleries around the world. She has a B.A.Sc. in industrial design from the Université de Montréal and an M.A. in Interaction Design from the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea.

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