Newport City Summit

Newport City Summit logo 2016

Thursday 18 January 2018

The fifth Newport city business summit will take place on Thursday 18 January 2018, 9.00am - 12.30pm, at the Augusta Suite, Golf Club House, Celtic Manor Resort, Newport.

The Newport City Summit gives an opportunity for businesses and key stakeholders to be updated on projects and developments in Newport.

All places have been reserved and registration has now closed

This event will highlight how we are all working together to build an even better Newport for the future and a number of exciting ideas will be announced.

The previous summits were extremely well attended and created great positivity and optimism in the city.

Attendance is free but please note places are limited and will be issued on a first come first served basis. 

Thank you for your support, all places at the Summit have been reserved and registration has now closed.

If you would like to be added to the waiting list please email

Previous summits

Newport's fourth city summit was held on 28 November 2016 at the University of South Wales Newport City Campus with speakers including 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 and Ian Edwards, Celtic Manor Resort.                          

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.