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Welcome to S-Lab, a unique initiative which supports laboratory improvement through events, assessment tools, benchmarking, cases and guidance documents.

Our 2019 Awards shortlist is now available here. Our next events are:

SMART VENTILATION WORKSHOP at the University of Birmingham on 1 April 2019.

SCIENCE, INNOVATION AND COLLABORATION 2019 at the University of Birmingham on 2-3 April 2019: a joint event with the UK Science Park Association. The final Conference Programme and Flyer can be viewed in our Dropbox here.
The Conference features the University's new Collaborative Teaching Laboratory and examples of its pre-lab and other electronic materials can be viewed here

BENCH-TO-BEDSIDE TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE at The Quadram Institute, Norwich on a date tbc in summer 2019. (Contact us for updates and to register interest.)

Over 500 presentations from our past events can be found in our Public Dropbox Folder. (Can take a few seconds to open). This includes: 

  • 40 presentations from our recent, Sept 2018, one day Conference at the University of Bristol.
  • 40-50 presentations from each of our 2016 and 2017 one day Conferences at The University of Strathclyde, Rothamsted Research; the GSK Sustainable Chemistry Laboratory at the University of Nottingham; and the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus near Cambridge.
  • 60+ presentations from our May 2017 two day Conference at York Racecourse: "Science Innovation and Translation: The Design and Operation of Research Laboratories, Incubators and Science Park Facilities", organised in collaboration with UKSPA and attracting over 600 attendees.

Many of the above events featured short-listed applications for past S-Lab Awards. 

Register here for the S-Lab Newsletter which will inform you of all our events, publications and other activities.

Details of our Privacy Policy and the ways we use your data can be found here.

Contact S-Lab via s-lab@istonline.org.uk.




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