5 things I learnt from the Newday Summit 2021

1. Not all ‘conferences’ are made equal


Described by emcee and Newday Leadership co-director Matthew Wright-Simon as a blend of conference, wellbeing retreat and art festival, the Newday Summit 2021 was a powerful experience that left a lasting impression.


The warm and heartfelt Welcome to Country by Mickey Kumatpi O’Brien, a descendant of the Kaurna and Narrunga peoples, set the tone for the day.


With an impressive line-up of world-class speakers and activators presenting on the theme of Purposeful Leadership, the event was ideal for anyone wanting to live and lead with purpose for the greater good - wherever they are on their leadership journey. It challenged attendees to think in new ways, be in