19-March-2024-Block-7 Seminars

5:00PM - 5:50PM

What Happens Next? Innovating the Ecosystem for the Lab of the Future

Adapting to rising costs, strict regulations, limited space, and budget are among some of the biggest concerns for lab owners.

To successfully navigate the dynamic landscape of scientific R&D and develop strategies to optimize lab operations, sustainability, and strategic decision-making, lab owners and managers must adopt a proactive and adaptive approach and innovative cost-effective equipment whilst leveraging regulatory expertise, optimized space utilization, and strict quality controls to ensure long-term viability and success in the face of evolving challenges.

From comprehensive investment strategies to green lab practices, this panel discussion will help you develop a roadmap to achieve operational efficiency, maximize return on investment, and enhance operations and productivity.

  • Developing a comprehensive investment strategy for future labs: Aligning research goals, technological advancements, infrastructure, and sustainability
  • Evaluating the choice between expansion and relocation: Timelines, space, cost, location, disruption etc.
  • What are the factors that may cause unexpected changes to occur, and in what way does lab infrastructure impact or limit responding to these challenges?
  • Implementing advanced inventory tracking technologies for seamless consumable management in laboratory logistics
  • Developing auditing strategy for organizational excellence: A proactive approach to ensure compliance, quality control and mitigate risk


5:50PM - 6:00PM

Closing Remarks by Conference Chair and AMG World


  • Amanda Allen Odyssey TherapeuticsAmanda Allen Executive Director, Facilities and Operations - Odyssey Therapeutics
6:00PM - 7:00PM

Drinks Reception – Hosted by Agilent

All attendees are invited to attend our networking drinks reception at the end of the day’s proceedings. This is our way of saying thank you for your contribution and to create an additional opportunity to continue your discussions in an informal setting.