Bionow Life Sciences Careers Fair

Bionow Life Sciences Careers Fair

15th March 2022

Which career path will you choose?

Back by popular demand the Bionow Onine Careers Fair returns in Spring 2022 and is designed to help inform university under-graduates, graduates and post-graduates about the vast array of career paths available in Life Sciences.

With opportunities across the Biomedical and Pharmaceutical sectors and beyond, with companies large and small, spin outs and start ups, which path will you take?

This event is free to attend for all students of universities that are Bionow members and sponsors as we bring companies from different sections of the Bionow community together to highlight the opportunities and careers paths available in the sector.  This is an opportunity for students to come to as much or as little of the event as they wish, sampling vast array of career paths this sector offers.

Presentations and Panel Discussions from a range of specialisms including:

Drug Discovery, Drug Development, Pharma Manufacturing, Fully Integrated Development, Diagnostics, Medical Technologies, Analytical Services, Data Analytics, Technical Services and Support, Professional Services

Companies Presenting

SRG, AstraZeneca, TEVA Runcorn, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, Hart Biologicals, Pharmaron Biologics (UK), Elanco Animal Health UK, Charnwood Molecular, Quotient Sciences, Perfectus Biomed Group, QIAGEN, Reading Scientific Services Ltd.(RSSL), GlaxoSmithKline, Industrial Technology Systems, Marks & Clerk, Moxie Works, Jackson Hogg, and RSM


If you would like to register for the Careers Fair and you attend one of the Bionow member Universities listed below, please register on the Student Delegate Pass or contact David Holmes at

The event will be on Zoom and will run from 9.30am to 3.30pm


  • Sector Introduction

    Welcome by Bionow

    SRG: Behruz Sheikh, Sector Overview, Salary expectations and Careers.

  • Careers at AstraZeneca

    AstraZeneca:  Adam Isle

  • Making

    Careers in Manufacturing for Pharma and Life Sciences

    Elanco Animal Health Debbie Hogg (Chair)

    Teva: Deborah Hatton

    FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies:  Nish Pawa

    Hart Biologicals:  Rachael Croft

    Pharmaron: Rob Olliver


    Refreshment Break

  • Enabling

    Careers in R&D and Analytics:

    QIAGEN: Gillian Dalgleish (Chair)

    RSSL: Alice Newman

    Quotient Sciences: Stephen Byard

    Perfectus Biomed: Freya Watkins

    Charnwood Molecular: Kevin Walker and Shamim Danesh


    Lunch Break

  • Careers at GSK

    Careers at GSK Barnard Castle

    GSK: Helen Smith

  • Supporting

    Careers beyond the Lab supporting the sector with Technical and Professional Services:

    Bionow: Stella James (Chair)

    ITS: Joanne Rout

    Marks & Clerk: Liam O'Connor

    Jackson Hogg: Thomas Urwin & Olivia Robinson


Company Showcase Packages

Each Company Showcase Package will consist of:- 

1 x Delegate Pass
Pre-recorded Company Showcase (3 minutes in length)
Showcase uploaded to Event Delegate Area Pre-conference and available Post-conference
News Article promoting the Conference and Company showcases with link to pre-recorded material to be circulated to the network and Bionow website / newsletter
Social Media Content as a Showcase Company in the run up to the Event
Logo on Event page on Bionow website

Please click HERE to view the Company Showcase Guidelines

Showcase Companies

Bionow Member Universities Attending


Registration will open shortly. For any further queries please contact