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Cambridge Sponsors and Exhibitors

We will have various sponsorship opportunities and exhibitor packages available for this event. We have a limited number of exhibition spaces offered at early-bird rates for a limited period.  You can download the flyer from the foot of this page or please contact us directly for more information or to express an interest.  

These are our current sponsors and exhibitors. All text has been supplied by them and has not been validated by S-Lab. If you are interested in reaching our unique audience by exhibiting and/or sponsoring, please email conference@istonline.org.uk or download the flyer from the foot of this page. 


Romero UK Ltd / Premier Laboratory Systems are sister companies which are leading suppliers of modular laboratory installations (including the three S-Lab 2016 conference venues at Nottingham, Rothamsted and Strathclyde). Romero manufactures and installs laboratory furniture tested and certified to EN13150. Premier manufactures and installs low energy fume cupboards tested to EN14175.

VWR At VWR we specialise in offering a unique range of sustainability services. Our dedicated team works closely with customers, sharing the latest industry information to help you achieve your goals to lower running costs, reduce CO2 emissions and waste.


AECOM’s specialist Science & Innovation team work with clients across the life-cycle of their buildings and estate - from business case support and pre-construction advice, masterplanning and consulting on the successful delivery of new and refurbished laboratory projects through to improving the environmental and scientific performance of current facilities. Our projects span the public and private sectors and include university teaching and research laboratories; incubators; pharmaceutical, charitable and government research facilities; and commercial science parks. By drawing on our experience within the UK and international scientific communities, and our global network of experts across 150 countries, we bring best
practice and add value to every project, large or small.

BDP is a collective of architects, designers, engineers and urbanists employing almost 1,000 people internationally. Established in 1961 and acclaimed with 1,000 awards for design quality, we combine expertise across the academic, commercial and healthcare sectors to produce innovative masterplans and buildings for science, research and technology where high-tech considerations never eclipse the fundamental drivers of wellbeing and social interaction. We collaborate with public and private sector clients to design sustainable, interactive and flexible environments which foster and inspire scientific discovery for universities, top pharmaceutical companies and science parks. Our cost effective solutions respond to complex briefs for refurbishment or new build laboratories which synthesise functional excellence with enhanced energy performance and exceptional attention to detail.

Critical Air Flow specialises in airflow control for laboratories and other critical spaces requiring accurate, repeatable, reliable and SAFE airflows. Our systems ensure the environmental integrity of key facilities, providing safe, energy efficient, solutions, based on proven products developed by Phoenix Controls, Strobic Air Corporation and Aircuity. The Aircuity demand-based ventilation system will be described in a conference session. Through these different technologies we can optimise laboratory airflows to save energy and improve safety, with low life-cycle cost and attractive return on investment. Our customers include leading universities, pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, government research facilities and industrial corporations.

Eppendorf UK is a leading life science company that develops, manufactures and distributes instruments, consumables and services for liquid, sample and cell handling in laboratories worldwide. Its product range includes pipettes, automated pipetting systems, dispensers, centrifuges, mixers, spectrometers, complete equipment for DNA amplification, as well as consumables such as micro test tubes and pipette tips. In addition Eppendorf is a provider of ultra-low temperature freezers, CO2 incubators, shakers and fermentation/bioprocess equipment. Eppendorf has a strong commitment to ecological and corporate sustainability policy, certified to ISO 14001 and we will be on hand to answer any questions, provide demonstrations and discuss ways in which our products can make your laboratory work more effectively.

KSG Health Ltd are the importer and distributor of Genano® air purification devices for the UK market. The UK business development of Genano devices started already in 2008, on behalf of the manufacturer Genano Group, Finland. To move the UK business to the next level, KSG Health Ltd has taken over the business in 2017. Genano’s unique technology removes particles down to nanometre size from indoor air. Genano Technology eliminates microbes, such as viruses, bacteria and moulds, and removes also gases and odours. The devices serve laboratories / cleanrooms, hospitals, commercial and education premises. The devices have been in the international market for 15+ years and they are currently used in 22 countries.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion, and more than 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.


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