If you have registered for the event then please download your final joining instructions here.
The event is now fully booked.
if you are interested in attending please email firstname.lastname@example.org as it is likely that additional places will be available once we have contacted all delegates to confirm their attendance.
The UKSPA February Conference is being held at the Imperial College Incubator in South Kensington, London.
Members can send up to two delegates to the event free of charge which includes attending sessions, delegate pack, all refreshments/lunches as well as a place at the Networking Reception and Dinner.
Tuesday 3 February 2015
12.00 - 12.30 Registration opens at The Imperial Incubator
12.30 - 1.00 Networking Lunch
1.00 Plenary Sessions at The Read Lecture Theatre, Imperial College
1.00 - 1.10 Welcome from Dr David Hardman, Chairman, UKSPA
1.10 - 1.30 Growing The Imperial College Incubator, Graham Hewson, Centre Manager
1.30 - 2.00 Building on Success, Dr Eulian Roberts, CEO, Imperial West, Imperial Enterprises
2.00 - 2.30 Innovation Networks at Imperial Synbicite (The Synthetic Biology Innovation Commercial and Industrial Translation Engine).
2.30 - 3.00 Tenant showcase
3.00 - 3.30 Keynote Address: Stuart Martin, CEO & Executive Director, Satellite Applications Catapult
4.00 - 5.15 Parallel sessions at The Imperial Incubator (Choose One)
6.00 Reception and Dinner at Imperial College.
9.00 Informal Networking at The Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel
Wednesday 4 February 2015
08.30 -09.00 Coffee at The Imperial College Incubator
09.00 - 10.15 Parallel Sessions (Choose One)
10.15 - 10.40 Networking Break at The Imperial College Incubator
10.45 Plenary Sessions at Read Lecture Theatre, Imperial College
10.45 - 11.30 The State of the Market - investment, supply and demand.
11.30 - 12.15 The State of the Science, Innovation and Incubation Sector.
12.15 - 12.30 Summary Session
12.30 Conference Closes/Networking Lunch at The Imperial Incubator (Sponsored by Lucidica)
* Sessions and Speakers Subject to Change.
Click here to download the programme that provides more details of the Parallel Session choices
Imperial College Incubator, Level 1, Bessemer Building, Imperial College London, SW7 2AZ
Hotels and Travel
Imperial College has a number of local hotel partners who have been carefully selected with specially negotiated rates to ensure you the best value.
Although all the hotels are within easy walking distance of the College you may like to know that the two major hotels being used for the UKSPA event are the Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt (68-86 Cromwell Road, LONDON, SW7 5BT) and the Cromwell Best Western.
There are also a wide range of hotels available at all prices in the local area (close to the Science Museum) with sites such as www.booking.com currently showing good availability.
Imperial College is just a few minute’s walk from South Kensington Underground Station. There is no public car parking available at the College.