Kristján Már Hauksson is an experienced speaker, moderator and conference chair – European Search Personality of the year 2014, Kristján Már, is the Co-Founder and COO of SMFB Engine, based in Oslo, Norway. This newly founded digital activation/marketing agency works closely with the award winning creative agency, SMFB, in making sure that each idea has the digital presence to make it fly.
Kristján is the founder and the former Director of Search & Online Communications at the award winning internet marketing agency Nordic eMarketing. Nordic eMarketing has 10 years’ experience working in a multilingual environment, and has over the years worked for great clients in over 20 markets. These include Fujitsu, Hitatchi, Vodafone, Lenvon, VMWare, Intel, Symantec, Geox, Hotels.com, Momondo, Expedia, Zalando, & more.
Besides being a published author on the topic of internet marketing, he is a frequent speaker and has been on the Search Engine Professional Organization Board of Directors for the past four years, as well as the International Advisory Board for Bing Advertising. When it comes to speaking, Kristján Már is as humble as his “World Domination or Death (with the aim of avoiding death)”
motto; he is known for his energetic and lively presence on stage.
Over the past 10 years, he has spoken at over 80 conferences in countries like Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK, Germany, Ukraine, Latvia, Serbia, Iran, USA, and Turkey. These conferences include SMX (speaker & moderator), SES (speaker & moderator), RIMC (speaker, moderator & conference chair), ISS (speaker), A4U (speaker), Digitalization of Marketing (speaker, moderator & conference chair), AdTech (speaker), iFront (speaker), and Gulltaggen (speaker) to mention few.
Kristján has various diplomas and degrees in technology, programming and marketing from University of British Colombia, Reykjavik Open University, Thunderbird University, and Computer & Engineering School of Iceland. He has been involved in developing internet solutions since 1996, and internet marketing since 1997.
kmh (at) smfbengine.com