OBN Press Releases


OBN Celebrates Successful Inaugural BioSeed® Conference Supporting Innovative Life Sciences Companies’ Accessing Seed Funding

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - Georgia Fogden-King

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/1186/OBN_Events 155x70.jpg OBN (UK) Ltd, the membership organisation that supports the life sciences industry, is delighted to announce the success of their new event BioSeed® which was held on 14th November at EY’s London offices. BioSeed® has been designed to provide a platform for innovative life science companies to present and meet with sector specific early stage investors. The inaugural event saw 56 CEOs and decision makers present their companies to a floor of 8...

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Wickham Labs to attend Pharmig 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Wickham Labs

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/1181/Wickham Labs logo 155x70.jpg Wickham Laboratories will exhibit at Pharmig’s 25th Annual Event in the Crowne Plaza Heythrop Park Hotel, November 29th & 30th 2017. This year’s Pharmig programme will bring together an array of industry experts and regulators to discuss the latest news, research and findings in Pharmaceutical Microbiology. Looking at the industry’s past, present and future this event features discussion topics such as: Rapid microbiological methods Microbiological...

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Wickham Labs to Present at ACI Cleanroom Conference

Thursday, November 02, 2017 - Wickham Labs

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/1166/Wickham Labs logo 155x70.jpg Wickham Laboratories Ltd will present at ACI’s Cleanroom Management Summit at the Crowne Plaza London Kensington hotel, 15th – 16th November, 2017. We are pleased to announce that our CEO, Dr John McKenzie, will be one of the key note speakers at ACI’s Cleanroom Management Summit inaugural event this November. The two day conference will bring together business personnel from the cleanroom, pharmaceutical and microbiology industries with a focus...

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OBN Announce Award Winners

Friday, October 06, 2017 - Jonathan Rohll

Press Release OBN Awards 2017 – Winners Recognised at Industry Leading Event   Abingdon, UK, 6 October 2017: – OBN (UK) Ltd, the membership organisation that supports the life sciences industry, are delighted to announce the winners of the prestigious OBN Awards 2017 that were presented last night in front of a sold-out audience of over 250 life science industry leaders at the Town Hall in Oxford.    The Awards, which are in their...

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The European Life Sciences Market – looking forward to continued growth

Monday, July 31, 2017 - Samantha Goodsell

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/1102/Horton New Logo.jpg Horton International (UK), today launched its 2017 European Life Science Report, published following Horton’s annual survey amongst the movers and shakers within the European Life Science sector. The main findings in this year’s survey are as follows: There is a belief that investment into the sector is likely to remain healthy, and potentially grow, over the coming 12 months. Investors will be looking for new opportunities, as well as...

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OBN announces EY as official host for inaugural BioSeed® conference

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - OBN

BioSeed®, a new conference created by OBN and Eurasanté, aims to showcase Europe’s most innovative early stage life sciences companies 26 July 2017, Abingdon, UK: OBN, the membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, is pleased to announce today that EY, global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, has confirmed their support as Official Host of the first BioSeed® conference, taking place...

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OBN Appoints New Non-Executive Director to Enhance Board Expertise

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - Jonathan Rohll

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/1008/OBN_NEW_BLUE_155x70.jpg Abingdon, UK: OBN, the membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, announces today the appointment of Bill Fleming to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Bill will strengthen OBN’s board and its capacity to foster innovation and growth to the sector. Bill Fleming is Chief Financial Officer at Oxitec Limited and joined the company in 2010 from Bayer Healthcare having previously held senior finance positions...

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OBN Announces Venner Shipley as New Corporate Sponsor

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - Stephen Barton

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/943/Venner Shipley Logo 155x70.jpg Abingdon, UK - OBN, the membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies is pleased to announce today that Venner Shipley, a leading firm of European patent & trade mark attorneys and IP lawyers, has become OBN’s exclusive patent and trade mark attorney sponsor. Through their sponsorship of OBN’s activities, thirteen best-in-class companies are now actively supporting the UK life sciences sector. Venner Shipley joins...

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OBN Appoints Mark Hooper as Head of Business Development

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - Stephen Barton

http://obn.org.uk/Portals/0/SunBlogNuke/932/OBN_NEW_BLUE_155x70.jpg Abingdon, UK - OBN, the Membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, announced today the appointment of Mark Hooper as the new Head of Business Development with immediate effect. Mark has over 15 years’ experience in the life sciences industry, with a thorough knowledge of the pharmaceutical drug development process, from discovery to development as well as clinical trials and commercial sales. He started work...

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OBN Appoints Three New Directors to Enhance Board Expertise

Monday, October 10, 2016 - Stephen Barton

10 October 2016: Abingdon, UK -  OBN, the membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, announced today that it had appointed Mark Anderson, Brian Hargreaves and Ross Sommerville to its Board of Directors. Between them they add considerable sector experience to the Board, bringing legal, investment, commercial and general management expertise.  OBN also announced that due to the demands of their respective roles outside...

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