UKSPA Member Conference, Nexus, Leeds

venue Nexus, University of Leeds, Leeds

  UKSPA Spring Conference, Nexus University of Leeds LS2 3AA The UKSPA Spring Conference will be held on 5 and 6 March 2020 at Nexus, University of Leeds. UKSPA will gather on Thursday 5th and Friday 6th March at Nexus, University of Leeds. The two days will consider and debate current national and regional trends […]

UKSPA Webinar: Business Rates and Covid-19

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  An opportunity to learn from an expert panel of UKSPA members about the latest issues relating to business rates, void rates amid the impact of Covid-19 ... plus an opportunity to ask the speakers questions and contribute to the debate. Speakers: Richard New – Partner, Mills and Reeve Barry Sankey – […]

UKSPA Webinar: Business support for a remote audience

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   This session will look at how a number of UKSPA members are delivering  business support during lockdown and at the preparations that are being made for a partial loosening of social distancing.  Issues such as remote coaching, virtual mentoring and adapting other business support services to those working remotely are […]

UKSPA Webinar: Preparing for the return to the workplace

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   As part of an easing of lockdown, the webinar will debate the Government’s exit strategy, the partial loosening of lockdown and its implications. The webinar panel will  discuss  the preparations being made in a variety of UKSPA member locations as the lockdown loosens. Panellists will consider this week’s government advice […]

UKSPA Webinar: Returning to Work

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Following the recent guidance from Government, the webinar will debate the numerous issues facing UKSPA members on the return to the workplace. The webinar will consider the evolving roles of Park Managers as landlords and employers, debating the day to day issues such as enforcing workplace distancing rules and best […]

Returning to the workplace – The road to the new normal

This webinar will look at the challenges that will be faced as we adapt services on the road to the ‘new normal’. The session will discuss how we continue to deliver support for companies to work effectively, efficiently and safely in a changed workplace. It will also look at some of the longer term issues […]

The Business Development Challenge: How do we attract new occupiers?

REGISTER HERE Has the lockdown delivered new insights into the changing requirements of new tenant companies? Does there need to be a redefinition in the way that we market the offering and value of Science Parks and other Innovation Locations? What are the changes and opportunities post Covid-19 that may need to be delivered in […]

Looking to the future – The new laboratory

REGISTER HERE What impact has Covid-19 had on laboratory operation, investment and future design? The webinar looks at the future laboratory environment, greater flexibility, digitalisation, communication and the ongoing requirements for labs such as safety, robustness and cleanliness. The session will also look at investment into laboratory space for third party occupation and highlight: How […]

Looking to the future: Innovation and the new office

REGISTER HERE What will be the future requirements for office based companies?  How will office design evolve to keep people working effectively and collaboratively while physically apart? This webinar looks at the implications for the sector as offices and R&D space respond to changing circumstances. As well as considering the immediate impact of changing work […]

UKSPA online member conference: Thursday 9 July – Friday 10 July 2020

The two day member drop-in conference will provide a timely opportunity to consider in more detail a number of critical issues and the implications for the sector.  We will look at the opportunities both in the mid and long-term, that will shape innovation and drive sustainable growth post the Covid-19 crisis. Register for the individual […]

AIRTO/UKSPA Webinar: The Future of the R&D landscape

REGISTER HERE   Following the recent publication of the Government’s Research and Development (R&D) roadmap which sets out the Government’s vision for cultivating a more science and technology-focused economy, this joint webinar from AIRTO and UKSPA provides a timely opportunity to open up dialogue on a number of crucial issues facing the sector. The Government […]