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What We Do

To grow, do business, make breakthroughs, develop careers and take better informed decisions, specialists look for highly relevant, quality and trusted knowledge, information and connections.

Informa’s leading brands and expert teams deliver events and exhibitions, create intelligence-based products and data-driven services, convene communities in person and digitally and provide access to cutting-edge research for customers working in specialist markets, worldwide.

Each of our five operating divisions has a distinct focus. Learn more about the brands, products and services we provide below, and see our organisational structure and the guiding principles that underpin our business.

  • Informa Connect
  • Informa Intelligence
  • Informa Markets
  • Informa Tech
  • Taylor & Francis

In a world where sources of information and the number of digital channels are proliferating, businesses and professionals come to Informa Connect for relevant, high-quality knowledge and connections that help them learn more and do more.

Through major events regarded as the annual convening place for a specialist market, and through year-round digital platforms, Informa Connect delivers the latest thinking and ideas, and ways to meet experts, peers and stay connected within a community.

We invest in creating exciting live experiences based on high-quality speakers, stimulating content and platforms that enable discussion and networking. Online, our digital formats and platforms provide year-round community content and connections, extending the live experience and providing sponsors and marketers with additional ways to reach customers. Our brands are continuously developed to ensure they deliver a quantifiable return to audiences, sponsors and speakers. 

partnering meetings held at Bio-Europe 2019
20+ years
SuperReturn brand established over 20 years ago
decision makers attend FundForum International
45+ Informa Connect events generate £1m+ in revenue
delegates attend our events

Specialist Brands and Markets

Informa Connect operates content-driven events, communities and services in Biotech and Pharma, Finance and a number of other specialist sectors including Marketing, Maritime and Energy.

Many are renowned as the leading brands for their markets, including BIO-Europe, Biotech Showcase and TIDES in Biotech and Pharma; SuperReturn, FundForum and Inside ETFs in Finance; TMRE and Content Marketing World in Marketing and CMA Shipping in Martime.

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In every specialist market, businesses rely on relevant, high-quality data and insight to make informed decisions, spot opportunities and gain competitive advantage.

Informa Intelligence provides critical data, intelligence subscription services and consultancy to over 30,000 businesses worldwide who want to know more and do more in their markets.

We continually invest in our products and data, and in technology and platforms to ensure the depth, quality and relevance of our brands and maximise how they are delivered and used by customers.

300 years
of Lloyds List Intelligence maritime data
clinical trial data sources gathered by Citeline
assets tracked by EPFR
2019 revenue
analysts & editors

Specialist Informa Intelligence Brands and Markets

Informa Intelligence operates in a number of specialist markets, with over 100 product brands that serve customers in expert communities, including

  • In Pharma, our Citeline brand is one of the world’s top sources for clinical trial data
  • In Finance, we serve the consumer retail banking community through our FBX brand and fund managers through EPFR
  • In Maritime, we provide trusted global shipping data to the maritime industry through Lloyd's List
  • In the Asset Intelligence market, we also provide data on asset values and insight into heavy equipment and major construction projects

Barbour ABI

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Specialist markets and industries find success when the right people - buyers, sellers, decision makers - come together to discover the latest products, understand trends, meet new customers, understand what buyers want and do business.

Informa Markets helps specialist markets to innovate and grow by enabling businesses to connect with customers, learn and trade. 

We organise over 450 large-scale branded and transaction-oriented events in 15+ specialist markets. These are typically not-to-be-missed annual events where buyers and sellers build relationships, see and show products and do business.

We also provide year-round online platforms where companies showcase their businesses and products and buyers conduct research, generating valuable leads, and we provide data and digital content that supports the flow of knowledge and transactions in markets.

largest market
4.6m sq m
of exhibition space provided
people attend our events
products on our research & lead generation platforms
world’s leading exhibition organiser
30 years
CPhI brand established
trade buyers attend CBME China show

Specialist Informa Markets Brands and Markets

Informa Markets operates hundreds of major brands in dozens of specialist markets, worldwide, including:

  • In Healthcare & Pharma, Arab Health and FIME
  • In Health & Nutrition, Natural Products Expo West, CPhI Worldwide, Supplyside West, Vitafoods Europe
  • In Beauty & Aesthetics, China Beauty Expo, Aesthetic and Anti-aging Medicine World Congress
  • In Aviation, Aviation Week, Routes and CAPA
  • In Infrastructure, Construction and Real Estate, World of Concrete  Cityscape Global
  • In Fashion, MAGIC

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Informa Tech aims to inspire the global technology community to design, build and run a better digital world. 

Through research and consultancy, digital media, training, and content and networking delivered at major branded events and festivals, we help tech specialists and businesses looking to apply tech know-how to their roles and companies to learn more and do more.

The division houses all of Informa's brands and businesses that deliver services to  technology communities and on specialist subject matters worldwide.

subscribers to our research
B2B Brands
readers of our digital media monthly
students on our training programmes
attended London Tech Week 2019
analysts and consultants

Specialist Informa Tech Brands and Markets

Informa Tech works in a number of specialist subject matter areas and communities, with brands including:

  • In Artificial Intelligence, AI Summit and Omdia / Tractica 
  • In Cybersecurity, Black Hat and Dark Reading
  • In Gaming, GDC and XRDC
  • In Enterprise IT, Enterprise Connect and Omdia 
  • In IoT, London Tech Week and IoT World 
  • In Service Providers, AfricaCom, 5G World, Light Reading and Omdia 


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Behind every scientific discovery, advance in clinical treatment, progress in understanding in a field of study and most new commercial products lies a body of research.

Taylor & Francis commissions, curates, produces and publishes high-quality peer-reviewed scholarly research, connecting specialists with knowledge that helps them learn more, and helps advance progress in their fields of study, sectors and broader society.

We have a significant depth of specialist content, with research spanning authorship from the 1700s to the very latest discoveries. We invest in technology that makes current and historical content discoverable and usable digitally, oversee the submission, assessment, independent review and production process for research content, maintain and promote scholarly brands and work closely with authors, editors and researchers from all over the world to support their work and careers.

journals and journal articles are digital
host over 4m research articles
new book titles published in 2019
5 seconds
T&F book sold every 5 seconds
of book sales in 2019 were ebooks
dedicated open access journals
publishing partnerships
200 years
content from 200 years ago still read and cited

Specialist Taylor & Francis Brands and Categories

Taylor & Francis operates through highly regarded imprints including Routledge, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, Cogent OA and Dove Medical Press, as well as the F1000 open research platform.

We serve dozens of specialist market categories across the Humanities, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine, including areas such as Archaeology, Psychology and Education, and in the Biomedical, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Engineering fields. 

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