Julia speaks to global audiences ranging from the OECD and British Academy and European Commission to financial institutions and corporations about how to meet the challenges of the automated age and now the Social Health challenges post-pandemic.

Her book Fully Connected: Social Health in an Age of Overload was shortlisted for Management Book of the Year 2018 and Business Book of the Year 2018 and her latest book The Simplicity Principle: Six Steps Towards Clarity in a Complex Age became a bestseller in 2020 and won the Best General Business Book of the Year (American Book Fest Award) and Best Self-Help Book of the Year (NYC Big Book Award).

Her topics for 2021 include:

  • Futureproofing the hybrid workplace post-pandemic for Social Health
  • Adopting the six-step ACCEPT Simplicity Strategy for organisational productivity and creativity
  • How Generation Mobile is changing the way we look for meaning at work and how to manage that successfully

Julia describe Social Health at London Business Forum.

'Extremely relevant and engaging. In a field of excellent speakers, our post event survey identified her as the most popular speaker on the day.'

Lorna Gozzard, Head of Marketing and Corporate Communications, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Julia’s 2017 keynote to Leading London: London at the heart of business innovation

'Catalyst for Phenomenal Thinking'

Winner, First Women Awards

'Julia Hobsbawm not only thinks originally, she also has the rare skill of conveying those insights to an audience in a compelling and illuminating way.'

Aita Ighodaro, Founding Director, Idaro

'Julia Hobsbawm is a captivating speaker'


Hay Festival, June 2017


TedX, April 2017