The 2023 Award Finalists Are:-
Bionow Start-Up Award
Recognises an outstanding organisation that initiated activity no earlier than January 2021 and which can demonstrate sustainability plus growth potential.
Bionow Project of the Year Award
Applications are invited from companies, research or healthcare organisations and universities. The award recognises projects that have demonstrated a major step forward in the area of research and generated intellectual property or demonstrated an innovative and novel approach to a problem.
Agile Life Sciences: MenoGuide
ApconiX: Seizure Liability Assays
Bouygues Energies and Services: Thermofisher Scientific - Advanced Granulation Technology 2.0
Bionow Business Support Award - NEW FOR 2023!
Recognises the provision of innovative business support products and services. Applications are welcomed from organisations that can demonstrate the commitment, professionalism, creativity, and success of specialist support to businesses in the life sciences sector.
Boyds: Supporting the development of medicinal products for patient benefit
CPI: HealthTech Regulatory and Innovation Programme
Lean Life Science: Lean Life Science Oncology Development Programme 2
Pharmaron: Gene Therapy Contract Development & Manufacturing Organisation
Bionow Business Growth Award
This award recognises life science organisations that can demonstrate overall exceptional growth across a broad range of measures including sustainable turnover, productivity, profitability, and staff numbers.
Sai Life Sciences
Bionow Product of the Year
Recognises an innovative, high-quality product with a clear route to market that demonstrates an innovative solution to a particular problem encountered within the industry.
ApconiX: ApconiX Seizure Liability Assays
MYoroface: IQoro Neuromuscular Training Device
Bionow Technical Service Award
Applications are welcomed from all life sciences companies or organisations that offer a specialist technical service to solve a particular problem encountered within the life sciences sector.
Agility Life Sciences: Futureproof Formulations Fast™
Biofortuna: Lyophilised bead IVD design and high throughput manufacture
CPI: RNA Vaccines and Therapeutics development, clinical supply and workforce training
Pd-m International: Business support to achieve Net Zero via sustainability/circular economy.
Bionow Rising Star Award
An award which recognises an outstanding individual working in the life sciences sector within the first 5 years of their life sciences career or shortly following a career break/change. Applications are invited from colleagues who can nominate individuals who deserve this award.
Amy Smith, AstraZeneca
Faith Howard, University of Sheffield/ NANOncolytics
Jess Andrews, CPI
Zandile Nare, Concept Life Sciences
Bionow Social Impact Award - NEW FOR 2023!
This award will recognise activities which have resulted in a significant, positive change by addressing a pressing social challenge within the life sciences sector.
Afro-Caribbean Commercial Science Network
Health Equity North
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
Bionow Internationalisation Award - NEW FOR 2023!
This award recognises organisations trading their products, services, and expertise overseas that can demonstrate internationalisation successes such as increased export sales, new locations, markets or products and services (including clinical trials).
Cresset Biomolecular Discovery
Bionow Partnership and Collaboration Award
Recognises the achievement of a significant commercial outcome through collaboration or partnership involving at least one life sciences industry partner plus at least one other partner from academia, NHS, charity, third sector or industry.
Labman Automation, Developing Micropore’s PathfinderTM/AXFTM product line.
Neotherix, Seton-Scaffold Device Consortium
University of Manchester, Skin health and ageing research with impact
Bionow Investment Deal of the Year
Applications are welcomed from any organisation that has closed a significant financial deal from 1st August 2022 to 30th November 2023.
Bruntwood SciTech: Bruntwood SciTech £500m Investment to grow the UK’s life science, tech & innovation economy
NunaBio: Seed Funding
ScubaTx: ScubaTx closes Seed Round and Brings in First Institutional Investor
Bionow Company of the Year
By invitation only
Sterling Pharma Solutions
Bionow Outstanding Contribution
To be announced in the evening