Delivering the next generation of science and research real estate

Construction News & Property Week are joining forces to deliver a new conference for construction professionals, real estate advisors, investors and developers to explore the dynamic market of life science and research real estate development.

Life Sciences & Research Clusters will bring together experts who are driving the future of developments to meet the demand for building space in this thriving sector. Including life sciences, advanced manufacturing, technology and business-park cluster developments, this one-day conference will provide a unique forum to share how the built environment is delivering major projects to support the UK Government’s ambitions to become a scientific superpower.

Join us to discover the latest trends, the developments shaping the sector and the challenges that the sector needs to overcome to meet demand and deliver the next generation of science and research real estate.

Why attend

With a programme led by major developers, designers and real estate professionals, delegates will benefit from:

Insights: Gain deep insights into the latest trends and innovations shaping the life science and research real estate development sector.

Build your network: Connect with industry leaders from the investment, design, delivery, development and leasing communities through our 'Find Your Tribe' programme feature.

Project showcases: Learn from successful case studies and discover the strategies for effective development delivery.

Market intelligence: If you’re new to the sector, what better way to learn how to win and deliver more of these projects.

Event in numbers


pledged by UK Government per year to unlock developments


invested by venture capitalists over the past two years


speakers from the industry


hours of networking with industry insiders


streams of unmissable content

Key topics


Occupiers’ Insights

Future ready labs

Investors Insights

Repurpose or rebuild

Meeting the demand for science park expansion

Sustainable development of clusters

Creating thriving places for advanced research businesses

Delivering flexible fit out

Who will be there

Delegates are encouraged to attend from all UK construction, development and real estate firms with an interest in designing, delivering and managing the built environment for the life science, manufacturing, technology and knowledge economy sectors.