Get to know the Hub

Life Sciences Hub Wales supports and showcases the diverse range of expertise Wales has to offer, bringing the dynamic Welsh Life Sciences sector to the world stage, creating commercial opportunities and developing key partnerships.

The Life Sciences sector, usually thought of as all sciences related to organisms within human beings, animals, and plants, is of significant importance to Wales as it has the ability to create sustainable economic growth as well as improve health and wellbeing.

The sector encompasses businesses and organisations in the fields of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and medical technology, along with those with an agricultural, botanical, environmental and veterinary focus.

Globally, Life Sciences is worth an estimated $1.6trillion per annum, with wide ranging business activities including research, development, manufacturing, and the provision of specialist support services.

Bringing together all facets of the network in Wales including academic, business, clinical, government, professional services and funding organisations, the Hub provides a commercially-driven resource for the sector.

Life Sciences Hub Wales is the destination for the Life Sciences network in Wales.

  • Get connected by becoming a member of the Hub with exclusive member benefits and access to the latest insights and opportunities in Life Sciences.
  • Get inspired by attending our series of annual events, covering the latest hot topics in Life Sciences, or host your own events and meetings at the Hub.
  • Get accelerated with our range of support mechanisms for Hub members and partners, engage with viable prospects critical for business success.

The Hub team supports the life sciences sector with start-up guidance, precision partnering, referrals to service providers, funding and investment opportunities, NHS engagement and introductions and market intelligence.

If you would like to find out more about the support available from Life Sciences Hub Wales, email hello@lifescienceshubwales.com or get in touch using our online contact form.

 

Life Sciences Hub Wales Ltd is a company limited by guarantee and wholly owned by the Welsh Government.

Industry News

The latest stories, trends, developments and initiatives in the life sciences sector
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21 April 2017

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Sector Events

The latest meetings, seminars and events covering the hot topics in life sciences
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