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Guest Speaker Biography

2017-JH-in-Dorset-(2).jpgJulia Hailes MBE, Sustainability pioneer


Julia Hailes has spent over 30 years in the green sector. She’s a campaigner, writer, speaker and consultant and has written or co-written, nine environmental books, including The Green Consumer Guide, which sold over 1 million copies worldwide. 

She has eco-renovated a London flat and spent the past five years running a building project at her home in Dorset. Her experience in this sector has led her to think that buildings need to be a whole lot smarter than they are today! 

In 1992, Julia received a UN Global 500 Award for Outstanding Environmental Achievement.