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Upcoming Conferences:


Technology - 20th June 2019 9am-2pm: Norwich University of the Arts.

Place Management - Future Proofing Norwich - 17th October 2019 9am-2pm: OPEN Norwich


Previous Conferences:

Tourism and Culture - 2nd April 2019: Assembly House.
At the BID's inaugural tourism and culture conference key issues that were addressed included: travel, tourism and how we're 'putting Norwich on the map'.

Presentation - Vicky Parr, VisitEngland
Presentation - Caroline Mayers, Norwich BID
Presentation - Chris Gribble, National Centre for Writing
Presentation - Stephen Crocker, Norwich Theatre Royal
Presentation - Twins that Travel


Norwich Sharing City, the UK's First Sharing City - 28th February 2019: Blackfriars Hall.

Norwich BID in conjunction with Norwich City Council invited Norwich businesses, communities and citizens to celebrate Norwich becoming the UK's first sharing city. 


Retail - October 2nd 2018: Norwich City Football Club.

Key issues that were addressed included: how to improve trading in Norwich, city accessibility, and customer engagement.

Speaker Biographies
Presentation - Chris Fowler, Local Data Company
Presentation - Jonathan Burnett, Springboard
Presentation - Tom McCabe, Norfolk County Council
Presentation - Neil Garner, Thyngs


Commercial - June 19th 2018: Norwich University of the Arts, Duke Street Lecture Theatre.

Key issues that were addressed at the conference included: Brexit, promoting Norwich as a commercial centre and how businesses can support education providers.

Speaker Biographies
Presentation - Naomi Clayton, Centre for Cities
Presentation - Prof. Fiona Lettice, University of East Anglia
Presentation - Sarah Steed, Norwich University of the Arts


Leisure - Feburary 6th 2018: Weston Room, Norwich Cathedral Hostry.

Key issue that were addressed at the conference included: shortage of skilled labour, static wages, brexit, and more. 

Speaker Biographies
Business Case - The Last Wine Bar
Business Case - Maids Head Hotel
Presentation - Jonny Birkett, Nightworks

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