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Yorkshire Bio-Partnering

Yorkshire Bio-Partnering is a one-day event on Tuesday April 16th 2024 at the University of Bradford city campus. Join businesses and scientists in this one-of-a-kind in person meeting showcasing the benefits of industry-academic collaboration and sharing of funding strategies from experts in the region.

The event will:

  • Highlight successful academic/clinical/industry partnerships through invited keynote speakers and via selected case studies
  • Promote the many types of funding and support available for innovation both in our region and UK wide through a series of short presentations
  • Include a 1-2-1 partnering activity to encourage interactions between all participating organisations and delegates
  • Provide an excellent opportunity for informal networking

Companies and organisation's that attended the last event: 
HGF Limited, SRG, Network Scientific, Biopharma Group,  Cresset, Sygnature Discovery Limited, Potter Clarkson LLP, Apis Assay Technologies Ltd.,  PinPoint Data Science, Clarion, FOx Biosystems, Hepworth Browne, The University of Sheffield, WHP Engineering Ltd, University of Huddersfield, Thornton & Ross, University of York, WuXi Apptec, British Business Bank, Cancer Research Horizons, Life Arc, AHSN Yorkshire, Innovate UK, LUNAC Therapeutics, NIHR CCF, Avacta Life Sciences, Leeds Enterprise Partnership/WY Combined Authority, MDC, University of Leeds, Keracol Ltd, University of Bradford, Labskin, Apconix, Network Scientific, Unilever, Haddletons, Avantor Sciences, Crystec Pharma, Avacta, Zyme Communications, MEDQP LTD, YSDS, MEDQP LTD, Tiro


A hotel in Bradford

Please see below for the Yorkshire Bio-partnering program and details of pricing for this years Delegate registration, Sponsorship & Exhibition opportunities. For further information please contact Dr Paul Norton or Dr Jason Jones.

To register as a delegate, exhibitor or sponsor please visit the BioNow webpages

Yorkshire BioPartnering Program 2024

Tuesday April 16th April, Cedar Court Hotel, Bradford

08:30-Registration & Coffee                    

09:15-Welcome and Introduction

Key Note Speaker (Morning Sesssion)                 

9.30-10.00         Helen Oldham Investment Partner        

Collaborative Research Funding and Support in the region                                          

10.00 -10.15      Dace Dimza Jones Deputy Lead Life Science Northern Powerhouse

10.15-10.30       Andy Taylor Team Leader RTC North /Innovate Edge

10.30-10.45       Tony Walker ICURE Head of Hub Northern Region                   

10.45-11.15       Coffee                           

11.15-11.30       TBC   

11.30-11.45       Jason Jones Commercial Manager FoS UoB

11:45-12:00       Sue Cooke  Director of 3M Centre U o Huddersfield

12.00-12.15       Paul Thorning Director of Innovation UoB             

12.15-13.30       Lunch  & Networking  

 Key Note Speaker

13:30-14:00       Dr. Marcel de Matas CTO, SEDA Ltd                     

Session 2A AI: Applications in Healthcare                        

14:00-14:15       Prof. Krzyzstof Poterlowicz Director of the High Performance Computing Centre UoB

14:15-14:30       Nigel Sansom  Pinpoint Datascience

14:30-14:45       Damion Bond CTO at Carman Diagnostics Technology Ltd                    

14:45-15:15       Coffee 

Sustainability and the Environment    

15.15-15:30       Rabih El-Fadel CEO Phyla Earth

15:30-15:45       TBC

15:45-16:00       Jacobo Elies Gomez  Air Pollution and Public Health Research Network

16.00 Final messages                 



Delegate registration fees, Sponsorship and Exhibitor opportunities

Delegate Registration Fees

  • BioNow Non-member £195 +VAT 
  • BioNow Member £145+ VAT 
  • BioNow Premium Member £120 + VAT 

Exhibitior opportunities

Gold Exhibitor
• 3m x 2m exhibition space 
• Clothed table and two chairs with access to power sockets
• Listed as gold exhibitor on event website and linked to your organisations website
• Two full delegate passes
Price: Premium Member £385 + VAT, Member £425 +VAT, Non Member £500 +VAT

Silver Exhibitor
• 3m x 2m exhibition space 
• Clothed table and two chairs with access to power sockets
• One full delegate pass
Price: Premium Member £325 + VAT, Member £385 +VAT, Non Member £450 +VAT

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Yorkshire Bio-Partnering Sponsors and Exhibitors 2024


Gold Exhibitors

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