2023 Bionow Annual Awards Dinner

2023 Bionow Annual Awards Dinner

Concorde Conference Centre
Thursday 7th March 2024

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The Bionow Awards are given to honour those most deserving for their ingenuity and dedication, distinguishing them from their competitors and proving them worthy of recognition. With categories to suit all organisations and individuals, we encourage everyone to consider submitting an application.

Have you closed an exceptional deal this year?
Do you have a great business support offering?
Have you developed a truly innovative product?

We want to hear about it - get your application in now!

Closing date: Thursday 18th January 2024

The prestigious Bionow Awards Dinner is a highlight of the life sciences calendar and celebrates the achievements of the sector, showcasing the very best. Invite your colleagues and clients for an unforgettable evening dining beneath the iconic Concorde, which takes pride of place in the super hangar. Grab a glass of bubbles, take a tour and imagine you’re travelling at the speed of sound to New York.
Join Bionow to mark this occasion in style - pop open the champagne and join us to celebrate all the award nominees.


Key Dates

Awards competition closing date:

Thursday 18th January 2024

Finalists announced:

Week commencing 29th January 2024

Awards Dinner Celebration: 

Thursday 7th March 2024 at the Concorde Centre, Manchester Airport

Dress code:

Black Tie

How To Apply


It is free to enter the Bionow Awards. Please download the submission / nomination form from the relevant category below.


Please complete the application form for your selected category, ensuring that all fields are completed and any additional documentation that is required to support the application is attached. 


Applications should be sent to awards@bionow.co.uk ensuring that the subject line of your email clearly indicates the award category that you are applying for. 


If you wish to submit an application for more than one category, please complete a separate form for each application.

How To Apply

The 2023 Award Categories 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.
Download the application form HERE.

Sponsored by
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.
Sponsored by 
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.
Sponsored by 
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. 
Sponsored by    
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.
Sponsored by:       
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.
Sponsored by:  

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.
Download the application form HERE.

Sponsored by: 
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.
Sponsored by
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). 
Sponsored by: 

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.
Download the application form HERE.

Sponsored by: 
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. 
Sponsored by: 
Bionow Company of the Year
By invitation only 
Sponsored by
Bionow Outstanding Contribution 
To be announced in the evening

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Premium Member Guest Seat
£214 + VAT

Premium Member Table for 8 Guests
£1525 + VAT

Premium Member Table for 10 Guests
£1910 + VAT

Member Guest Seat
£245 + VAT

Member Table for 8 Guests
£1717 + VAT

Member Table for 10 Guests
£2140 + VAT

Non-Member Guest Seat
£309 + VAT

Non-Member Table for 8 Guests
£2156 + VAT

Non-Member Table for 10 Guests
£2690 + VAT

Venue Information


Concorde Conference Centre,
Wilmslow Old Rd,
WA15 8XQ