***This event is now sold out. If you are interested in attending the dinner, please contact Emily Highton by email or by phone, +44 (0)845 5049 721, who will be operating a wait list.***

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OBN’s prestigious black tie Annual Awards Dinner celebrates the achievements within the bioscience sector over the last year.

To see a full list of companies registered to attend the dinner, please click here.

Event timings:
18.30pm Registration and drinks reception in the Atrium
19.45pm Dinner and awards presentation in the Randolph Sculpture Gallery
23.30pm Evening ends


Autumn fish terrine, baby picked onions, tarragon sour cream, lambs lettuce


Braised blade of beef, honey parsnips, creamed carrots, field mushroom, Hackney Gold ale


Bitter chocolate and pear caramel tart, roasted chestnut purée, Bourbon vanilla cream

All special dietary requirments will be catered for – please indicate any requirements on

the registration form where indicated



OBN R&D Member: £100+VAT
OBN Associated Industry Member: £170+VAT
Non-Member R&D and Investors: £150+VAT
Non-Member Associated Industry: £250+VAT
OBN Board and Thematic Advisory Groups: £100+VAT
OBN Member – Hosted Table: £1,600+VAT
Non-Member – Hosted Table: £2,750+VAT
Award Shortlisted Company: £80+VAT (Limited to 2 tickets per company)

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Please note that prices displayed on PayPal checkout include VAT and a nominal admin fee

Check your membership or find out more about joining OBN to receive the above benefits

Please note, places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis as this event does sell out annually. Registration will close at midday on Monday 22nd September 2014. Anyone wishing to register after this time please email Emily at emily.highton@obn.org.uk

Award Categories

* Best New Biotech Development Programme
Sponsored by:

JA Kemp

Companies shortlisted: Adaptimmune, NightstaRx, PsiOxus Therapeutics

* Best Emerging Biotech Company
Sponsored by:


Companies shortlisted: Atopix Therapeutics, NightstaRx, Polleo Pharma

* Best Emerging Biotech Fundraiser
Sponsor ed by:


Companies shortlisted: Circassia, Crescendo Biologics, MISSION Therapeutics

* Best Biotech Dealmaker
Sponsored by:


Companies shortlisted: Astex, Immunocore, Oxford BioTherapeutics

* Best New Medtech Development Programme
Sponsored by


Companies shortlisted: HaemO2, Isansys, OxSonics

* Best Emerging Medtech Company
Sponsored by:




Companies shortlisted: Intelligent Ultrasound, Isansys, SIME Diagnostics

* Best Emerging Medtech Fundraiser
Sponsored by:


Companies shortlisted: Oxford Immunotec, Proteus Digital Health, Rex Bionics

* Best Medtech Dealmaker
Sponsored by: OBN Medtech Advisory Group


Companies shortlisted: Base4, Enigma Diagnostics, Oxford Gene Technology

* Highest Impact Investor
Sponsored by:


Companies shortlisted: Angel CoFund, Imperial Innovations, London Business Angels

* Best Pharma BD&L Team
Sponsored by:


Companies shortlisted: AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Shire

* Best Public-Private Collaboration
Sponsored by:


Companies shortlisted:

University of Reading, University of Loughborough & Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Cranfield University and Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust and Janssen Healthcare


With thanks to our Table Hosts:

Browne Jacobson - web         Print    sponsor_eyConsortium_ManchesPenningtons


Oxford BioMedica logo      WilmerHaleImperial Innovations









Payment is required in advance by invoice or Credit Card.

Cancellation policy:
In the event that you cancel your registration before 12.00 noon on Monday 22nd September 2014 a full refund is available, less 25% Admin fee. Cancellations received after 12.00 noon on Monday 22nd September, will receive no refund. You may nominate a substitute from your company up to Monday  29th September at 12.00 noon without an extra charge.


OBN has appointed Well Placed Conference to manage delegate hotel requirements.  Please contact them direct with your requirements and they will make appropriate bookings on your behalf.  OBN@wellplacedconference.co.uk / +44 (0) 1480 465000.

Start Date
2 Oct 2014
End Date
2 Oct 2014
Time 18:30
Event Venue (Address)

Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford OX1 2PH

Directions http://www.ashmolean.org/plan/location/
How to Register Eventbrite registration required
Eventbrite Link Click here to register
Contact Name Jenny Hazelden
Contact Email jenny.hazelden@obn.org.uk
Contact Telephone 0845 5049 719