BioIndustry Association (BIA)

Established in 1989, the BIA (BioIndustry Association) exists to encourage and promote a financially sound and thriving bioscience sector within the UK economy and concentrates its efforts on emerging enterprise and the related interests of companies with whom such enterprise trades. 

With over 300 members, the BIA supports a wide range of sectors, majoring on the human health benefits of the technology and represents the interests of these innovative companies to a broad section of stakeholders from patient groups to politicians, advancing its members interests both within the UK and internationally to create a healthy UK bioscience sector which benefits society.

Company type
Mr Alastair Carrington
Business Development Executive 
Mr Steve Bates

BioPartner UK

BioPartner is your UK point of contact at Bio-Europe 2013 based at stand #68.

BioPartner is an independent, accredited trade organisation, promoting international partnering for trade, investment and collaborations with UK Life Science companies. Through the BioPartnership Programme, BioPartner assists companies to attend major international biopharma conferences by providing access to government grants and heavily discounted entry fees.

Company type
Dr Alasdair Stamps
Executive Director 
Ms Lin Bateson
Executive Director 
Ms Della Bateson-Chaffe
Naima Ahmed
Research Analyst 

Bristows LLP

Bristows is a law firm dedicated to serving businesses with interests in intellectual property and technology, in industry sectors ranging from pharmaceuticals, electronics,IT and telecommunications to consumer products, television and entertainment.

Dr Sahar Shepperd
Mr Matthew Warren