The 1st PSA Foundation Squash Summit

A One-Of-A-Kind Opportunity to Galvanize the Squash Leaders and Influencers From Across the World.

The Squash Summit will be a two-day conference held in Birmingham in June during the PSA British Open Squash Championships, bringing together key individuals and organizations from the global squash community.

The summit will provide a platform for participants to engage in meaningful discussions, share insights, and collaborate on initiatives to galvanize our squash community and help shape the future of squash especially now with the momentum gained by the LA28 Olympic inclusion.

Location: Gowling WLG, Two, Snowhill, Birmingham B4 6WR

Guest speakers include: WSF President Zena Wooldridge, PSA CEO Alex Gough, US Squash President and CEO Kevin Klipstein, eight-time World Champion Nicol David, and more to be announced.


Tickets are now SOLD OUT for this event, you can register your interest in the Summit here and we will get in touch if any tickets become available.

Please note: If you require an invitation letter as part of a visa application, please email foundation@psaworldtour.com

Why Attend

  • 2 days of networking with a diverse range of industry leaders and changemakers.
  • Be part of the strategic conversations of our sport that have regional, national, and internationally relevance.
  • Hear about the latest developments and innovations in squash.
  • Breakout rooms for action-based conversations.
  • Tickets included to attend the British Open Squash Championships on both days.
  • Lunch included on both days.
  • If you’re from the sport, you have a voice, and we believe that should be heard.

Who Attends:

The Squash Summit and it’s topics of conversation are aimed at:
  • National federation staff
  • County squash association representatives
  • Club owners & head of squash staff
  • Business owners from the sport
  • Manufacturers involved in the sport
  • Non-governmental organisations
  • Enthusiasts and individuals passionate about squash

The Core Themes of the Squash Summit 2024

Inclusion of squash in the LA 28 Olympics, rallying behind it and the commercial opportunities.
Grass Roots and Community Engagement; working from the ground up.
Disrupting the Model; Innovation and how we grow the sport.
Example Hotel Options

The British Open Squash Tournament Hotel
Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindleyplace – From £105 per night.

23 minute walk to Squash Summit
8 minute walk to the British Open

Other Hotel Options

Standard Hotels:

Holiday Inn Express Birmingham – Snow Hill – from £60 per night.
1 minute walk to Squash Summit
17 minute walk to the British Open

Premier Inn Birmingham City Centre (Waterloo Street) hotel – From £40 per night
7 minute walk to Squash Summit
11 minute walk to the British Open

High-End Hotels:

Crowne Plaza Birmingham City Centre – From £111 per night
17 minute walk to Squash Summit
5 minute walk to the British Open

Hyatt Regency Birmingham – From £ 122 per night
17 minute walk to Squash Summit
3 minute walk to the British Open

Boutique Hotels

The Grand Hotel Birmingham – From £154 per night
6 minute walk to Squash Summit
12 minute walk to the British Open

Hotel Du Vin Birmingham – From £268 per night
7 minute walk to Squash Summit
11 minute walk to the British Open

Please note: These are only suggestions for possible hotels to use during your visit. There are a large range of hotels for you to choose from in inner-city Birmingham. Squash Summit ticket-holders are solely responsible for their own accommodation.