Panels, Workshops & public speaking


I give talks, can moderate panels or appear on panels on a variety of topics (see below) and am also available to host author interviews and other publishing or creative events.

  • Book on YouTube and how to be a book influencer

  • Working with publishers and other brands as an online creator

  • Building your personal brand online and transparency

  • Creativity, productivity and creating original content

  • Online communities and culture

  • Transferable skills from social media to a career

  • Balancing work and personal projects

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PreVIOUS events

ChaIring ‘You’re Crushing It!’ Event with Lex Croucher

Interviewing debut author Lex Croucher at Foyles in London. July 9th 2019.

Chairing ‘Spheres of Influence: Navigating the Rising Tide of Influencers, Communities and Events’

At The Bookseller Marketing and Publicity Conference. June 27th 2019.

YouTube and Vlogging workshop at SaenTube

Vlogging-themed teen event in the Netherlands. June 1st, 2019.

How to Start a BookTube Channel Workshop

Young Adult Day at the Boekenberg in Spijkenisse, the Netherlands. May 2019.

Chair for ‘The Quiz at the End of the World’ event at Waterstones Piccadilly

Panel with Lauren James, Alice Oseman and Non Pratt. March 4th 2019.

A Map of Days Event at Waterstones Manchester

YA event chair with Ransom Riggs. November 5th 2018.

Rebels and Runaways at Waterstones Piccadilly

YA event chair with E Lockhart, SK Wright and Emily Barr.

Summer in the City 2018

Featured Guest and panelist: Booktube, Educational video content and cruelty free beauty.

ruckus retreat 2018

Workshop Host: How to survive your Side Hustle and Working with Brands

Cheltenham Literary Festival

Thriller! YA panel chair, with E Lockhart, Will Hill and SK Wright. October 14th 2018

Independent Bookshop Week Book Club

Book Club for Patrick Ness' Release at Tales on Moon Lane

Delapre Festival of books

Talk about books and social media

Women in Publishing Panel at Hay Independence Festival

Panel discussing social media and publishing for an audience of Bookstagrammers and online influencers (2018)

Pottermore Book Club Live Stream

Panel on Christmas in the Harry Potter universe for the Pottermore Bookclub Live Stream (2017)

Hannah Witton: Doing It at the YA Literature Weekender

In conversation with 'Doing It' author and YouTuber Hannah Witton at the Southbank Centre in London (2017)

VidCon Europe (2017) featured guest and Speaker 

- The Pros and Cons of Making Videos in a Different Language
- There's a Troll in the Dungeon (online harassment and criticism)

Elspeet Conference in Amsterdam

Talk about BookTube at a Dutch publishing event (2017)


Talk about Building a YouTube channel and the working with the BookTube community (2017)

Summer in the CIty 

- Being Transparent With Your Audience (2017)
- Moderator and Speaker on the BookTube Panel (2014-2017)
- Panel on cruelty free beauty on and off YouTube (2017)

Charlie McDonnell book launch

Interviewing 'Fun Science' author and YouTuber Charlie McDonnell at the London YouTube Space

Con4Awesome Charity Event

Speaker on charity and YouTube, with Hannah Witton and Lex Croucher (2016)

Yalfest NL

Hosted a workshop on creating YouTube videos for a Young Adult Literature Event (2016)

Stokey List Festival

Moderator and Speaker on the BookTube Panel (2016) 

London Book Fair 2015

- Building the Publishing Workforce of the Future Panel
- Working with BookTubers, one year on

How to Vlog Workshop at Cheltenham Lit Festival

How to Vlog with Booksandquills, workshop for young teens (2015)

Greenwich lit Festival

Speaker on YouTube Loves Books Panel with Leena Norms and Jen Campbell (2015)

Young Adult Lit Con 

BookTubing for Beginners Workshop (2015)

Newcastle Writing COnference

Workshop Host and Panellist (2015)
- How to Stand Out in a Digital Age Panel
- Vlogging Workshop for authors and book lovers

London Book Fair 2014

Creator and Moderator - How to Work with BookTubers, with Rosianna Halse Rojas, Leena Norms and Clarissa Pabi

Futurebook Conference

New Voices - Who Should You Hire and How Will They Change Your Company, Panelist (2014)

Children's Publishing Conference

Social Media and Kids panel (2014)