Newcastle Helix


Newcastle Helix exists to help us all live better lives. Easier, healthier, smarter and longer. Our focus is on data science, urban science and life science. Together, we’re transforming the quality of life for families, communities and cities around the world.

Helix is a 24-acre (~10ha) innovation district in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. It is an exemplar of sustainable urban regeneration combining prestigious commercial and residential space with first-class research and education facilities in the heart of the city. Helix is buzzing with events where you can learn, co-create and collaborate. There is a strong café culture on site too with several outlets and frequent pop-ups.

At a glance

  • Stunning architecture that creates places and spaces for everyone
  • A community of businesses, researchers, and innovators
  • Design and technology come together to test new approaches to sustainable urban development

Our Partners

Legal and General: “Newcastle is thriving. There’s so much investment happening, so many big projects in the pipeline. We’re delighted to be one of three partners leading this flagship development that will bring more great jobs, homes, retail and leisure venues to the city centre.”

Newcastle University: “Newcastle Helix is a site for world-leading research, education and impact. It is an essential component of our work to improve the economy, health and social wellbeing, and cultural richness of the city and region.”

Newcastle City Council: “The ground-breaking developments that are taking place will firmly position our city as a major national and international hub for scientific research and technology businesses, creating knowledge-based jobs for future generations in Newcastle. It will also create an exciting new community at the heart of the city, providing 450 homes for both families and those looking for apartment living.”





Occupier Directory

Shape My Newcastle Helix

Shape Newcastle Helix will be a home for debating, discussing and suggesting ideas that improve innovation, collaboration and community across Newcastle Helix. A hub to help Newcastle Helix keep evolving. A place for everyone to get involved.

Office Address
Newcastle Helix
c/o Newcastle Science Central Management LLP

The Core
Newcastle Helix
Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom

Selected Experts & Contacts

Charlie Charlton
Community Engagement Manager

Associated Smart Class Events

Stay in touch

Sign up to Smart Classes Digest to receive the latest thought leadership, innovation insights and event updates straight into your inbox.

We offer great opportunities for our sponsors, and would love to hear from potential speakers, contributors or new partners.