Why Attend

The Construction News and Property Week Life Sciences & Research Clusters Conference is a valuable investment for agents, developers, investors, occupiers, property management teams and more, examining an emerging and fast-growing sector in commercial property.

By 2030, the UK aims to establish itself as a global science and technology superpower. Home to two of the world’s top-five universities and a substantial share of startups, the UK is an extremely attractive market, with demand currently outstripping supply.

This expanding sector provides lucrative new opportunities for contractors to help deliver on the demand for space, while real estate professionals can ensure developments align with tenants' needs, attract new startups as well as established organisations, and realise the potential returns on investments.

Eight reasons why you should attend:

Economic benefits: Understand the economic benefits of investing in life science and research real estate and the potential returns on investment

Understand tenant needs: Explore the unique requirements of science and technology tenants, ensuring your property developments align with the specialist needs of these research communities

Market insights: Gain valuable information into the emerging trends and demands within this sector, enabling more informed investment decisions and strategic planning

Strategic partnerships: Meet with key clients and occupiers to understand the tenant-centric design needed for successful new builds

Skill enhancement: Learn about the unique requirements for these builds, and better tailor your bids and win more of this future work

Navigate regulations: Stay updated on the latest regulatory landscape for laboratory construction, ensuring your projects align with industry standards

Market expansion: Diversify the portfolio of projects you deliver and secure more of this work

Access decision makers: Engage directly with the estates directors of pharmaceutical companies, research institutions and developers, creating opportunities for collaboration on future projects

Who attends

Delegates will be attending from all UK construction firms who work in job functions such as business development, work winning, bid and tender management, contract management, client relationships, strategic markets, commercial, regional or sector specific management.

Below is a breakdown of the audience profile:


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