UKSPA (The United Kingdom Science Park Association) has today announced the publication of the fully revised and expanded third edition of The Planning, Development and Operation of Science Parks – UKSPA’s definitive guide to the creation and management of innovation locations in the UK.

This updated version of the publication provides an opportunity to reflect on the changes that have taken place and the opportunities – and challenges – for the science and innovation sector. It is significant how UKSPA member locations and the wider innovation eco-system has developed and grown.  

The Planning, Development and Operation of Science Parks will help practitioners within the science park movement to learn from others so that the sector continues to improve, collaborate and grow the five thousand knowledge intensive businesses that they support on a daily basis.

Case Studies

The book is also supported by a series of individual case studies that add additional perspectives, colour and context to the chapters through individual examples of good practice. These are available to download CLICK HERE and add It is planned to maintain and update this library of supporting documents over future years to expand the resources available to those with an interest in the sector.

For more details and how to order your copy of this definitive guide to the creation and management of innovation locations in the UK CLICK HERE