A semiologist by training he accidentally fell in networked devices and online services 25 years ago and never left this playground. From the French Minitel in the 80’s, to the very first Internet company in France (FranceNet) in the 90’s, to...
Iskander Smit works as strategy director Info.nl, one of the oldest internet agencies in the Netherlands. Based in the heart of Amsterdam Info.nl is specialized in the creation and realization of context driven online service ecosystems.
Iskander is educated as Industrial Design Engineer and has worked since 1994 in digital media as interaction designer, concept developer and strategist. Driven by the added value of interactivity and the social power of connected media.
Iskander is responsible for strategy within Info.nl and advises clients how to transform their products and services into engaging online ecosystems. Iskander manages Info.nl/labs, the unit that coordinates the research and development operations for the purpose of discovering new developments.