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What We Do

Informa's leading brands provide expert knowledge and relevant connections to businesses and professionals working in one of over a dozen specialist markets.

Whether it's through high-quality digital media and content, must-have intelligence and analytics, must-attend in-person and virtual events, engaging online communities and marketplaces, data-driven marketing services, effective networking and partnering platforms or advanced peer review research, we help businesses and professionals learn more about the latest developments in their area, know more about their customers, peers and competition, and do more, making connections and taking decisions that allow them grow, progress and succeed. 

We are organised into five operating divisions, each with a distinct focus. Learn more about the brands, products and services we provide below, or read about the purpose and guiding principles that underpin our business.

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

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

Through specialist content and connections, delivered via in-person events, virtual events and digital platforms, Informa Connect's brands provide the latest thinking and ways to meet experts, peers and stay connected within a community.

We invest in creating exciting experiences based on high-quality speakers, stimulating content and platforms that enable discussion and networking. Our digital services provide year-round community content and connections and give sponsors and marketers effective ways to reach the right customers. Our brands are continuously developed to ensure they deliver a quantifiable return to audiences, sponsors and speakers. 

2020 revenue
partnering meetings held at BIO-Europe Digital 2020
20+ years
SuperReturn brand established over 20 years ago

Specialist Brands and Markets

Informa Connect serves businesses and professionals working in Biotech and Pharma, in Finance and in a number of other specialist markets including Marketing, Food & Hospitality, Energy and Pop Culture.

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 the FAN EXPO portfolio, one of the largest producers of Pop Culture events in North America.

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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 and subscription intelligence services to over 25,000 businesses worldwide who want to know more and do more in their markets.

Informa Intelligence works in markets that are large, complex and international, where businesses need real-time data, forward-looking insight and expert analysis at the touch of a button. We deliver subscription-based digital intelligence and data services that help customers understand trends, review their competitive positioning, inform their business, product and go-to-market strategies and make investments with confidence. We continually invest in our products, data sets, analytical capabilities and the technology that delivers them, ensuring they are as relevant and powerful as possible.

2020 revenue
analysts and editors
companies subscribe to our products
300 years
of historical Lloyd's List maritime data

Specialist Informa Intelligence Brands and Markets

Informa Intelligence operates in four main markets, with over 100 product brands that serve customers in specialist communities, including

  • In Pharma, where our brands include the world’s top sources for intelligence on clinical trials
  • In Finance, where we work in sectors including consumer retail banking and asset and wealth management
  • In Maritime, where we provide trusted global shipping data to the maritime industry through Lloyd's List
  • In the Asset Intelligence market, we provide pricing data and information on heavy equipment, commercial vehicles and other infrastructure assets

Barbour ABI

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Industries and markets flourish when the right people - buyers, sellers, decision makers - are able to understand the latest trends, develop and discover new products, generate leads for their business, meet new customers and suppliers and trade.

Informa Markets connects buyers and sellers, helping them innovate and grow and supporting the flow of business in over a dozen specialist international markets. 

Our brands deliver large-scale exhibitions, virtual events, digital marketplaces and specialist content and data services. Many of our in-person and virtual events are long-established and have become not-to-be-missed annual gatherings, located in major hubs and on major trade routes, where buyers and sellers build relationships, see and show products and do business. We work in all major regions, with a significant presence in Asia, the US and the Middle East.  

2020 revenue
world's leading exhibition organiser
30+ years
CPhI brand established over 30 years ago

Specialist Informa Markets Brands and Markets

Informa Markets operates hundreds of major brands in over a dozen specialist markets, worldwide, including:

  • In Healthcare & Pharma, Arab Health, CPhI and FIME
  • In Health & Nutrition, Natural Products Expo, Spark Change, New Hope, SupplySide, Food Ingredients and Vitafoods Europe
  • In Beauty & Aesthetics, China Beauty Expo, Cosmoprof and Aesthetic and Anti-aging Medicine World Congress
  • In Aviation, Aviation Week, Routes and CAPA
  • In Infrastructure, Construction & Real Estate, World of Concrete and Cityscape
  • In Fashion, MAGIC and CBME China

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

Through specialist research and consultancy, must-attend events, festivals and training, high quality digital media and effective marketing services, we help tech businesses and professionals who want to apply the latest technology in their roles to connect, learn more and do more.

Informa Tech is a market-led business, housing all of Informa's brands that deliver services to technology communities and specialists. We have leading and trusted brands and a wide, international reach among our audiences. Informa Tech works in some of the most exciting specialist markets within technology, from Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things to Cybersecurity, Enterprise Tech and Media & Entertainment.  

2020 revenue
subscribers to our research
20+ years
Black Hat brand established over 20 years ago

Specialist Informa Tech Brands and Markets

Informa Tech has many leading brands in specialist areas of the technology market, including:

  • In Artificial Intelligence and IoT, AI Summit and Internet of Things World 
  • In Cybersecurity, Black Hat and Dark Reading
  • In Media & Entertainment, GDC and Gamasutra
  • In Enterprise IT, Enterprise Connect and InformationWeek 
  • For Service Providers, Light Reading and 5G World
  • Plus Research by Omdia and Festivals including London Tech Week and Africa Tech Festival 


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

Taylor & Francis is one of the world's leading publishers of specialist, advanced research and knowledge. We curate and publish high quality, peer-reviewed research conducted by scientists, professionals and leading thinkers at universities, research and development labs and institutions. 

Taylor & Francis is involved at every step in the process of disseminating expert knowledge: from commissioning and assessing research to co-ordinating reviews, editing, producing and publishing knowledge in multiple formats, digitising content and maximising its reach and use through the latest technology, promoting research and supporting authors, editors and reviewers in their work. We have a significant depth of content, spanning the very latest discoveries and research from over 200 years ago that is still relevant today. Our partnerships with researchers, societies and institutions are global and we continuously invest in our digital infrastructure and in expanding what we offer in newer areas, such as open research.

2020 revenue
articles published on T&F Online
200+ years
depth of scholarly research, dating back centuries

Specialist Taylor & Francis Brands and Categories

Taylor & Francis operates through well known and regarded brands including Routledge, CRC Press, Dove Medical Press and F1000 Research.

We publish in dozens of categories across the Humanities, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine, including areas such as Archaeology, Psychology, Education, Biomedical Sciences and Engineering. 

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