UKSPA members and stakeholders recently gathered for the Autumn Conference at Charnwood Campus, Loughborough. The two days debated the current national and regional trends within the science and innovation sector.
Throughout the two days, leading speakers from the UKSPA network and key partners discussed in depth the challenges, opportunities, and innovative ways the sector continues to further engage, inspire and grow.
Charnwood Campus: Our vision – people,planet and prosperity, Ms Gosia Khrias, Commercial and Marketing Director, Charnwood Campus
Leading Economic Prosperity through Inclusive and Sustainable Growth, Andy Reed OBE, Chair, Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership
The National Rehabilitation Centre, Professor Mark Lewis, Loughborough University Academic Lead for The National Rehabilitation Centre
Delivering the Future, panel session in which UKSPA members, each with unique challenges and opportunities discussed their current initiatives and visions.
Life Sciences, an investment explosion, Ms. Emma Goodford, Head of Life Sciences, Knight Frank
Investment the key drivers and opportunities, Miranda Knaggs, Corporate Development Director, We are Pioneer Group
Changing modalities in the UK life sciences industry, Chris Walters, Haed of Life Sciences, JLL
Skills, talent and growth – a critical role, Ian McFadzen, CEO, Plymouth Science Park
Discovery Park and the skills agenda, Dr Martino Picardo, Chairman, Discovery Park
Meeting local skills needs the Loughborough College way, Ms Jo. Maher, Principal and CEO, Loughborough College
Life Sciences Clusters – view from the universities, Professor Donald Jones, Professor in Translational Biomarkers, University of Leicester
The Conference Programme can be download here.
Please note not all conference presentations and sessions are available to download upon speakers request