Newport City Summit

Newport City Summit logo 2016

Monday 28 November 2016

The fourth Newport city business summit took place on 28 November 2016 at the University of South Wales Newport City Campus providing an opportunity to update delegates on projects and developments in Newport. 

Speakers included Cllr Deborah Wilcox, Leader of Newport City Council, Julie Lydon, Vice Chancellor of University of South Wales, Philip Blond, Respublica, Will Godfrey, Chief Executive, Newport City Council, Ian Edwards, Celtic Manor Resort, Stephen Fear, Kevin Ward and Simon Powell.                         

Newport's third city summit took place on Tuesday 2 February 2016 and was well attended by local businesses, creating a wave of enthusiasm for the future of the city.                                     

Watch a short summary of what businesses had to say about the event.

Hear in greater detail the key messages from the speakers at Newport's third City Summit.