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UKSPA Conference York - May 2017

Science, Innovation And Translation - UKSPA/S-Lab Conference

UKSPA and S-Lab are collaborating with other supporting partners on a major international conference, Awards Programme and Exhibition at York Racecourse on Tuesday May 9 and Wednesday 10 May 2017.

More details including programme summary, awards information, booking/registration details and hotel information can can be found here


IASP Conference - York - May 8 to May 10 2017

About the European Division Meeting in York.
European Division Event, York, 8-10 May: organised by York Science Park and UKSPA (UK)

Bringing together IASP European members with UKSPA/UK delegates as part of a bigger event held jointly with UKSPA at York Racecourse.

The IASP European Meeting will offer great networking opportunities and the chance to visit the historic city.

Introducing Breakthrough

Introducing Breakthough.

Front Cover

Renamed 'Breakthrough', your new look UKSPA magazine lies at the heart of the positive changes we’re making to our communications in 2017.

"Our editorial drive is towards useful, high quality content aimed at stimulating collaboration, best practice and business growth.

Nottingham Presentations

The presentations and supporting papers from the January 2017 Conference held at the university of Nottingham Innovation Park can be found here.

Future Fusion - our new publishers

Introducing Future Fusion

Now accepting bookings for UKSPA Titles
Our new team at Future Fusion are now in-place and busily working on our new-look members magazine, Breakthrough. We’re very excited about the next stage in improving our communications with our members and the Science Park, Innovation and Incubation community at large, and we hope you will take advantage and get involved through advertising to this fantastic audience.

A new directory of incubators and accelerators in the UK – make sure you're on the list!


Accelerators and incubators play an important role in startup ecosystems throughout the UK. In an effort to understand them better, Nesta has been actively involved in this field for a number of years, with activities ranging from research to investment to networks of good practice.

UKSPA Nottingham Conference


The next UKSPA event will be hosted in Nottingham by the University of Nottingham Innovation Park on Thursday 26th January and Friday 27th January 2017. 

All sessions and the Thursday evening Reception/Networking Dinner will be held at the Jubilee Conference Centre, a 95 bed hotel and conference facility - operated by De Vere Hotels - overlooking the lake at University of Nottingham’s Jubilee Campus 

The Programme:

UKSPA - Edinburgh Presentations

UKSPA in Edinburgh - October 2016

Programme and Delegate List

CPD Evaluation Form (Word Document)

Day One - Thursday 6 October 2016. The Roslin Institute

UKSPA's Edinburgh Conference - Update (Oct 2016)

Thursday 6 October - Friday 7 October 2016

UKSPA in Edinburgh

Presentations made at Loughborough Conference

Loughborough - Presentations