Frosti Gislason


Frosti Gislason




Frosti is Project manager at Nyskopunarmidstod Islands and Fablab Project Manager at Innovation Center Iceland – IMPRA SME and Entrepreneurship. 

Vestmannaeyjar is a small island group on the south side of Iceland – and home to the first of Iceland’s three Fab Lab digital workshops.

Watch Frosti show how they have brought digitization and innovation to this fishing community here


How did you end up joining the #maker movement?

What do you most value in the innovation/maker environment?

What’s the maker movement outlook in your country?

In your opinion, what features in your city/destination/country is more appealing to an innovation-oriented crowd?

You seem to have been able to create such a nurturing environment around your FabLab/makerspace/hackerspace in (your country). What does your audience look like? Who do you mainly target – students, inventors, or… ?

What do you consider your greatest goal as EMW’s Ambassador?

What kind of events are you planning to organize during the EMW?