I regularly speak at events, run workshops and guest lecture on social media and digital in health and care. Here’s an up-to-date(ish) list of them…


  • Nursing Leadership Improving Quality Care Conference (4 November)
  • Being Human User Centred Design conference (14 & 15 October)
  • #FutureMe2026 HealthWatch Leeds (13 July)
  • NHS England – Transforming Mental Health: The Future’s Digital (8 July)
  • NHS Employers social media conference  (16 May)
  • 100% Digital Leeds: Making Leeds a Digitally Literate City (23 May)
  • Health 2.0 Barcelona (10-12 May 2016)
  • Co-design & Digital Innovation in Health – Innovations Champion Network  (21 April)
  • Health Tech Women Northern Chapter launch (13 April)
  • Department of Health Policy School (3 March)
  • Guest lecture to MA students within the School of Healthcare at the University of Leeds (3 February)
  • Connected Healthcare (21 January)


  • Digital Health World Forum (8 December)
  •  MindTech annual Symposium – Harnessing the Digital Revolution (3 December
  • 2nd summit- new technologies and mental health – future-possibilities (17 September)
  • Commissioning for Technology Enabled Care TSA & NHS England (16 September)
  • e-patients conference Queens University Belfast PhD research presentation (11 & 12 September)
  • Future Healthcare Technology Conference NHS North East Leadership Academy (10 September)
  • Health and Care Innovation Expo people-driven digital health and wellbeing (2 & 3 September)
  • Local Government Association annual conference breakout session on big data and digital (30 June)
  • Digital Health and Care Congress – King’s Fund presentation on supporting digital literacy of health and social care staff (16 & 17 June) 
  • People Driven Digital Health & Wellbeing with mHealthHabitat (13 & 14 May)
  • Making digital and data open to everyone for Leaders for Leeds (20 April)
  • Voice of Leeds Summit to tackle the digital divide (26 March)
  • Guest lecture to MA students within the School of Design at the University of Leeds (4 March)
  • Guest lecture to MA students within the School of Healthcare at the University of Leeds (25 February)
  • Social Media Lounge: Bridge the Gap with the N11WW team at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust  (30 January)
  • Social Media Analysis and Mental Health: putting people at the centre of human data with with Centre for Advanced Studies at the University of Nottingham (15 January)
  • Sexual Health in a Digital Age workshop with mHealthHabitat and the University of Leeds  (12 January)


  • Mindtech 2014 National Symposium (24 November)
  • Too Much Information. Ignite! at the Being Human Festival – presentation on my PhD research (15 November)
  • Health 2.0 Europe 2014 tracker session on citizen-driven health co-chaired with Mark Brown (10-12 November)
  • Techno Therapies – A showcase of technologies for mental health & well-being with the Centre for Assistive Techology and Connected Healthcare on (6 November)
  •  EHI Live 2014 presentations on social media in the NHS (4-5 November)
  • The Future’s Digital: Mental Health and Technology with the Mental Health Network of the NHS Confederation (25 September)
  • King’s Fund International Digital Health and Care Congress presentations on my PhD research and the mHealthHabitat programme (10-12 September)
  • Health in Numbers – open data in healthcare presntation on the mHealthHabitat (3 July)
  • UK Health Informatics Forum panel member (2 July)
  • Communication Technology and Social Media: Ethical Challenges for Health and Social Care UK Clinical Ethics Network Annual Conference (16-17 June)
  • International Mental Health Leadership Exchange workshop on digital in mental health with Mark Brown (12 June)
  • Social Media and Digital Inclusion with MES (22 May)
  • TSA Annual General Meeting workshop on digital in health (22 May)
  • National CPAA event: Recovery – do we see people see potential? presentation with Sue Sibbald on social media and mental health (4 April)
  • NIHR Mental Health Research Network presentation on my PhD research and mHealthHabitat (6 March)
  • Health and Care Innovation Expo presentation and workshop on social media in health (4 March)
  • Social Media in Healthcare conference with Inside Government (12 February)
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