Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

REGISTER HERE The latest interactive webinar from UKSPA will hear from top speakers discussing how we can further improve and encourage a science and innovation sector for everyone. We will consider the approaches and solutions that can be taken and how we can improve as an industry to encourage effective and sustainable EDI strategies. The […]

UKSPA full members webinar with Beauhurst

REGISTER HERE UKSPA strategic partners Beauhurst provide data on the UK's company landscape, with a specific focus on high-growth and innovative businesses. This is done through an online platform which houses the company data, through which UKSPA full members could potentially log-in and conduct research. Data can be used in a number of ways, including: […]

Bidwells Lab Design for the Future webinar in association with UKSPA

As the science & technology sector evolves, so too must its real estate. The utilisation of AI, robotics and cloud-based research data is changing the way scientists work and the spaces they occupy. Demand and pace of start-ups and spin-outs is rapidly changing the market. In this webinar, we will discuss meeting market needs in […]

University Science Parks – the new landscape

27 May 2021  12.00 noon  -13.15 pm University Science Parks – the new landscape An opportunity to discuss with colleagues, in the UK and beyond, the impact and opportunities for University Science Parks as we emerge from covid-19. How will the commercial benefits that Science and Innovation Parks contribute to the host University continue to […]

Innovation, Science Parks and BBSRC

15 June 2021 12.00 noon -13.15 pm Innovation, Science Parks and BBSRC BBSRC is working with partners and stakeholders across the UK to develop five national research and innovation campuses. Each of the campuses is centred on the critical mass of world-leading bioscience, and national capability of institutes that receive strategic funding from BBSRC.  The […]

Investment Focus: The key drivers and opportunities

15 July 2021  11.00 am  – 13.00 pm Investment Focus: The key drivers and opportunities A number of recent UKSPA webinars have focused on the changing face of investment in the UK.  This extended webinar will bring together key investors and look at what is driving investment and the opportunities that these investments will have […]

Virtual Tenancies: Process, Compliance and Opportunities.

Virtual Tenancies: Process, Compliance and Opportunities. 29 July 2021.  12.00-13.15 REGISTER HERE The last UKSPA member survey found that around 40% of members offered, or were then proposing to offer, virtual tenancies. Sites that were already active ranged from those delivering a handful of VT’s to others with a virtual community of over 100 – […]

Science and Innovation Parks Development Conference

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, Westminster, London, W1G 0AE

On Wednesday, 8th September  some of the leading stakeholders and influencers will gather for the Science and Innovation Parks Development Conference where the emerging opportunities in this thriving sector will be discussed. The event, held at the Royal Society of Medicine will highlight future development activity from park expansions to new clusters being brought forward […]

Leeds Digital Festival

The Leeds Digital Festival is an open, collaborative festival celebrating digital culture in all its forms over a two-week period each spring. Whether you’re interested in Fintech, coding, social media, AI, Healthtech, data, start-ups, digital music, cyber security or AR/VR, we’ve got something for you. In 2021 Leeds Digital Festival returns for a 6th year! […]

UKSPA webinar : Social impact and community engagement – Thursday 28th October

Thursday 28th October 2021 12:00-13:15 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  Social impact and community engagement This webinar looks at the challenges, opportunities and innovative ways the sector continues to further engage and inspire their communities in the post pandemic world. We look at how areas of innovation make a significant social impact to their local areas […]

UKSPA webinar: Skills, talent and growth – Thursday 11th November

Thursday 11th November 12 noon - 1.15 pm  Skills, talent and growth CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  The Government’s Innovation Strategy puts significant emphasis on investment to deliver the skills and training that our innovation ecosystem needs. Innovation locations are key to the success of these plans. Innovation locations collaborating to develop, attract and retain talent […]

UKSPA December Conference: Thursday 2 and Friday 3 December 2021 Innovation Birmingham

We are delighted to announce that UKSPA will be returning to in-person events in December. This will be held in the Atrium of the iCentrum building at Innovation Birmingham. To view the programme - click here The conference will start with lunch at 1.15pm and afternoon sessions will include the UKSPA AGM which will update […]