I’m Iwo Szapar

Remote work Advocate, Co-founder of Remote-how, Passionate Speaker and a Slowmad

I work with world's top companies

Official Bio

Remote work expert and practitioner

Co-founder & CEO of Remote-how, which since 2017 has been teaching companies around the world - including Walmart, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and ING Bank - how to make the most of a distributed workforce. He and his team have been praised by Forbes and BBC. Iwo was born in Gdansk, Poland, but wrote most of his book from Hoi An, Vietnam, one of 15 countries he's traveled to while, of course, working remotely.

He is also a Co-organizer of the annual conference Remote Future Summit, attended already by over 11,000+ attendees and 140 speakers (incl. Asana, Hubspot, Microsoft).

“Remote-how is teaching the world how to work remotely.” Forbes, July 2019

Remote Experts Marketplace

An invite-only consulting platform where top remote work experts meet companies looking for consulting support in creating remote-first workplaces.

Remote Future Summit

Since 2018, we have been evangelizing the market with our virtual summit that reached business communities in 129 countries.

Remote-how Academy

The world’s first education program for companies, built with top remote experts, who are helping managers, HR, and individuals learn how to work remotely.


Remote Work Is The Way: A guide to making the most of our office-optional future

This book is an invaluable resource for rethinking what the office-optional future means for you, your business, and the world. Inside is a guide to the practical skills and habits you'll need for communicating, collaborating, and getting the job done – as well as inspiration on how to live the kind of life you want. Remote work is the way of the future ... now it's time to find out how to make it work for you.


Speaking Events & Consulting

If you are interested in getting me to speak at your conference, workshop or any other live event, I am always happy to spread the #remotework knowledge.

  • Virtual leadership
  • Hybrid-remote strategy
  • Remote work operations
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Remote-How: Teaching The World How To Work Remotely

Since 2017, Remote-how Academy has helped over 6,000 employees from 400+ companies learn how to successfully lead hybrid & remote teams.

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