Pre-Conference Workshop Day | 19th March 2024

13:00 pm | Check In & Welcome

13:30 pm – 16:30 pm | WORKSHOP A

Creating Seamless R&D Lab Workflows & Facility Design to Maximise Collaboration & Efficiency

  • Ludivine Bellot Former Head of Infrastructure & Lab Equipment Delivery, Senior Director, GSK


With workspace constraints and increasingly complex workflows, the ability to design a user-centric lab space will ensure EHS, lab operations efficiency, and productivity.

This interactive 3-hour session will give you a detailed step-by-step guide to:

  • Understand your users’ requirements and expectations, with precise calculation of workspace required by role and equipment considerations
  • Design a high-quality laboratory layout for seamless workflows
  • Understand when it is necessary to restructure, reconfigure or retrofit, to increase lab space flexibility
  • Create an Office to GxP-compliant lab – what is the feasibility and time span of this?
  • Ensure sustainability is at the forefront of decisions – guarantee cost savings through energy-efficient decisions