Lab Innovations 2021 | UK's largest annual exhibition for the laboratory industry

The UK's leading annual exhibition for the entire laboratory industry, will take place on 3 & 4 November 2021

Lab Innovations returns to the NEC, Birmingham on November 3 & 4 2021, with the UK’s talented science industry, which has already been in the spotlight so much this year, able to share its latest innovations.

At the show, the industry will meet to launch its products and innovations to the UK’s leading gathering of lab professionals, suppliers and manufacturers. Lab professionals across all sectors will be able to discover sustainable lab initiatives, secure the latest tech, join exciting free conferences to earn CPD points and explore new ways of future-proofing labs.

Supported by some of the UK’s top science institutions, it is a key event for powering the business of science

Lab Live: Collaboration is Key

Thursday 18th March | 2pm GMT

This online event will put a spotlight on collaborations which have accelerated the rapid development of new products and innovations to combat the pandemic, and their potential impact on the future of research.

Hear from keynote speakers Alicia Chenoweth, Research Assistant at Kings College London and Annette Sansom, Microbiologist at Campden BRI. 

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2019 highlights from Lab Innovations

Lab Innovations celebrated its 8th edition on 30 & 31 October 2019, beating all records for the event. Attracting 3,860 attendees – an impressive 24% increase on the previous year – this makes it the largest Lab Innovations to date. Over 160 exhibitors displayed a diverse and innovative product offering to visitors from more sectors than ever before, emphasising the event’s place as the UK’s largest annual trade exhibition dedicated to the entire laboratory industry.

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Industry Insights

Take a look at our selection of exclusive interviews with industry experts, opinion pieces, feature contributions and more.

Science is the only exit strategy from COVID-19

‘Science is the only exit strategy from COVID-19’ according to the OECD. COVID-19 has had an unprecedentedly wide impact across the globe, but alongside the vast negatives of the pandemic have been huge developments in collaborative research. From the rapid development of vaccines and PCR and antibody testing to the multitudes of innovative products and

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Sustainable PPE

Sustainable PPE Plastic is a problem – as it currently stands the production of plastic will account for about 15% of all greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. About eight million metric tonnes enter our oceans each year on top of the estimated 150 million metric tons that currently circulate our marine environments. The world has

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5 Minutes with… Laurence Dawkins-Hall

5 Minutes with… Laurence Dawkins-Hall Professional Registration Support Mentor with the Science Council & Teaching Technician at the Cancer Centre, University of Leicester What excites you in the industry? In the increasingly technological age we live in, I think there has never been a greater need for skilled technicians. There are huge developments in Biomedical

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What to expect at Lab Innovations 2021?

Lab Innovations offers a range of show features, networking events and free-to-attend conferences to maximise your time out of the lab. Lab Innovations will help you build connections, get tailored advice from industry experts and learn about sustainable initiatives in the lab.



Join +3,860 laboratory decision makers to source new technologies and products
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Showcase your products and technologies to the UK's largest gathering of laboratory professionals
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Exhibitor list

Exhibitor list

Take a look at the +160 laboratory suppliers, manufacturers and service providers
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Your visitor badge also gives you access to Advanced Engineering, the UK’s leading exhibition for advanced manufacturing in Hall 2, 3 and 3a. 

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Collaboration is Key

Thursday 18 March 2021 | 2pm GMT

This online event will put a spotlight on collaborations which have accelerated the rapid development of new products and innovations to combat the pandemic.