2022 BioCap Conference

2022 BioCap Conference

Alderley Park Conference Centre
Thursday 22nd September 2022


Looking to invest in innovative life science companies? Seeking investment for your business? BioCap is the conference to achieve this!

This year the BioCap event will have 3 elements:
  • BioCap Digital Pitching Competition, Tuesday 20th September 2022, 9.30am to midday
  • BioCap investor dinner, Wednesday 21st September 2022, from 6.30pm
  • BioCap conference, Thursday 22nd September 2022, from 9am
The BioCap Conference provides a unique meeting place connecting life sciences businesses, researchers and investors. Join us in navigating the life sciences funding landscape and identifying the life science investment opportunities that will advance and support the success of your business. 

This not to be missed conference offers a great opportunity to further discuss future collaborations in one-to-one meetings. Helping businesses to realise their full potential, whatever your funding requirements are.

There are exciting exhibitor opportunities available, further information can be found here.

For sponsorship opportunities please contact Jesse Gray at jesse.gray@bionow.co.uk

BioCap Call for Company Pitches Competition 
 Applications are invited from companies seeking or shortly starting to seek funding, and successful applicants are given the opportunity to present their company overview, request and need for funding to an online panel of investors in an 8-minute “pitch”.

Application forms can be downloaded here.

Some of the 2022 Investors attending...
Ascension Life Fund, Bamburgh Capital, Barking and Dagenham, Better Capital, Bonaccord, China Investors Club, Crescent Ridge, Debiopharm International SA, Deepbridge Capital, DSW Ventures, Earlymarket, Epidarex Capital, Foresight Group, Future Planet Capital, Gimv, GSK, IHSN, IPF Partners, Kindred capital, Kreos Capital, LYVA Labs, Meltwind Advisory LLP, Mercia Asset Management, MSIF, North Wales, NorthEdge Capital, o2h Technology, Oyster Venture Partners, Panakes Partners SGRSpa, Praetura, Praetura Ventures, Rinri Therapeutics, Ventac Partners, WG Partners LLP and more to follow....


Investment Dinner

Taking place on the evening of Wednesday 21st September at Alderley Park, the Investor Dinner provides an opportunity to build valuable connections ahead of the BioCap Conference.
Join Bionow, investors and companies seeking investment for an evening of drinks and an informal dinner.
Tickets are limited for the Investment Dinner, if you would like to attend please select the delegate pass and investor dinner ticket below.

Investor Insight Speakers

Marion Bernard

Chief Investment Officer, Northern Gritstone

Marion Bernard is Chief Investment Officer at Northern Grits...

  • Conference Welcome

  • Investor Insight

    Marion Bernard, Chief Investment Officer, Northern Gritstone

  • State of the Nation - Panel Session

    Chair: Claire Thompson, Founder & CEO, Agility Life Sciences 

    Emma Johnson, British Patient Capital and Fund Her North 

    Cara Burnett, Executive Director Talent Acquisition, Exscientia

    Andy Round, GMC Life Sciences Fund by Praetura

    Sarah Hex, Business Development, Mercia Asset Management 

  • Coffee, Networking & Exhibition

  • Rising Stars

    Jenny Barnett, Monument Therapeutics 

    Sonia Houghton, Cryonnis

  • Investor Insight

  • Lunch, Networking & Exhibition

  • Pitching Competition Results

    Winner of 2022 BioCap Pitching Competition to be announced

  • Investor Insight

  • University spin out's/pre-starts, what's in the pipeline?

    Lancaster University

    Liverpool University 

    Durham University 

    Sheffield University 

    Manchester University 

  • Company Journeys

    Matt Tate, Gentronix

  • Coffee, Networking, Exhibition and Close of Conference




Member Delegate Pass

  • £155 + VAT

Premium Member Delegate Pass

  • £125 + VAT

Non-Member Delegate Pass

  • £270 + VAT

Premium Member Gold Exhibitor Package

  • £375 + VAT

Member Gold Exhibitor Package

  • £415 + VAT

Non-Member Gold Exhibitor Package

  • £515 + VAT

Non-Member Silver Exhibitor Package

  • £435 + VAT

Member Silver Exhibitor Package

  • £345 + VAT

Premium Member Silver Exhibitor Package

  • £315 + VAT

Premium Member Delegate Pass/ Investor Dinner Ticket

  • £175 + VAT

Member Delegate Pass/ Investor Dinner Ticket

  • £205 + VAT

Non-Member Delegate Pass/ Investor Dinner Ticket

  • £320 + VAT

Gold Exhibitors



Alderley Park
Congleton Road
Nether Alderley
SK10 4TG


Alderley Park is centrally located within easy reach of the M6 and M56 motorway networks. It is located just 18 miles away from Manchester city centre and 20 minutes from Manchester Airport which offers flights to 225 destinations around the world. The Park offers easy access to Manchester and the rest of the UK by train with three local stations (Alderley Edge, Wilmslow and Macclesfield) all within 15 minutes drive.

To reach the Mereside Campus
When approaching the Park please head towards the North entrance (sign posted Alderley Park North) and park in any multi-storey car park on your left. Radnor reception is a short walk opposite the car parks.