Creating a Scientific Superpower Conference

  • 08:00, 18 Jun 24 - 17:00, 18 Jun 24
  • Queen Elizabeth II, London
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Discover the future of UK Innovation at the Creating a Scientific Superpower Conference

Hear from Science Minister Andrew Griffith, as well as the Shadow Minister Chi Onwurah.

Now entering its third year, Creating a Scientific Superpower continues to drive dynamic debate with a world-class speaker line-up and more than 400 key stakeholders in UK innovation.

This year’s conference will explore what’s needed in a new UK industrial strategy; and how we create an environment that not only attracts global talent but also supports them from startup phases to IPO. The audience will be engaged in discussions aimed at unlocking the UK's potential as a scientific leader, fostering a competitive ecosystem, and enhancing national productivity.

Why attend Creating a Scientific Superpower?

  • Connect with government officials, top scientists, influential business leaders, and global investors shaping the UK's scientific superpower ambition.
  • Participate in conversations that will help to shape the future of innovation in the UK.
  • Meet key players at the forefront of scientific and technological advancements.
  • Discover the emerging regional clusters that are accelerating growth across

Other speakers include:

Steve Rees OBE, Vice President of Discovery Biology, AstraZeneca; Hans Bishop, President, Founder and Board Co-Chair, Altos Labs; Professor Irene Tracey CBE, Vice-Chancellor, University of Oxford; Euan Ashley, Associate Dean – School of Medicine, Stanford University; Spencer Collins, EVP and Chief Legal Officer, Arm; Andrew Williamson, Managing Partner, Cambridge Innovation Capital; Sheelpa Patel, CMO, Oxa; Javier Alvarez-Valle, Senior Director of Biomedical Imaging, Microsoft; Roland Sinker, National Director for Life Sciences, NHS England, and more.