The Membership

OBN Membership is open to...

  • UK and international companies
  • investors
  • academic institutions and research institutes
  • independent consultants
  • contract research organisations
  • public bodies
  • government departments
  • and associated service providers actively engaged in the life sciences sector


Membership Benefits

Learn from your peers and grow your business

  • Attend OBN events
    • Connect with life sciences companies, their corporate partners and investors
    • Expand your company’s presentation opportunities
    • BioTuesday’s – evening meetings with a sector-relevant Theme or a Company Showcase format
    • BioThirstday’s – evening social events to meet informally
    • Senior Executive Club – Breakfast, Lunches and Dinners: invitation events with a high level focus
    • OBN Special Events – the Senior Annual Executive Dinner, Summer Reception, Annual Awards Dinner, Christmas Drinks
  • Increase visibility through the OBN website
    • Amplify messages: post News, Jobs and Events on the OBN website
    • Feature your company in our online Membership Directory
    • Appear on OBN Cluster Maps and other OBN materials

Secure your future licensing partner or investor and save money on BioTrinity registration

  • £300 Discounted registration at BioTrinity 2018 – OBN’s flagship event and Europe’s premier Biopartnering and Investment Conference.  Engage with 1,000+ delegates from 30 countries
  • Access other conference discounts via BioPartner UK worth up to €350 per person
  • Request introductions to key personnel

Obtain greatest value from your spend

  • Access average savings of 50% off list price through the OBN Purchasing Consortium
  • Buy alongside 80 eligible Member companies
  • Managed by an in-house procurement Manager
  • Obtain one-to-one guidance and advice


Use BioLearn®​ to access high level professional training tailored to the specific needs and requirements of life sciences staff at discounted prices

Access OBN Network knowledge and expertise

  • Find facilities, equipment, expertise within the OBN Membership and in other geographical areas
  • Make contacts through our partner organisations
  • Canvass opinion on key issues for your company
  • Access key cluster information
  • Access European industry organisations
  • Access the OBN training portfolio
  • Commission OBN consultancy work to address key issues for your organisation

OBN support for your company’s interests at local, regional and national levels

  • Promoting Members’ interests at local and regional level
  • Attend exclusive events to connect with influencers and decision makers


Next Event

BioTuesday 'What's new in Protein Expression - taking new therapeutic drugs to the clinic'
Event Start Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 5:30 PM
Event End Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 9:30 PM
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