Merck to sponsor Nucleus Expo 2016
Tue 14th June 2016
As exclusively announced in the last issue, the Science Park is set to host Nucleus Expo 2016 on Wednesday 21st September. The one day event will showcase Hampshire’s most exciting science and technology-led innovations and bring together a dynamic programme of speakers. Attendees will be the first to see the Park’s new Grade A business premises; 5 Benham Campus.
Merck, the leading global science and technology company for innovative and top-quality high-tech products with its headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany, is the event’s headline sponsor. Merck is encouraging participation at all levels from university spin-outs to multinationals.
Owen Lozman, Global Platform R&D Director for Merck, said: “Nucleus will play a big part in creating vital connections and cementing open innovation networks. We look forward to meeting the Hampshire-based companies breaking the mould with cutting-edge technology at this year’s event, as well as showcasing some of the latest technologies coming out of our Advanced Technologies Materials centre here in Chilworth.”
Attendance is free and registration is now open at www.hantsnucleus.co.uk. Sponsorship opportunities and exhibition spaces are also available for the region’s most innovative Science Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) companies. In a unique opportunity, fledgling start-ups and inspiring inventors can access free exhibitor space via an easy application process to provide a platform for ground-breaking ideas, regardless of budget. Interested companies should email firstname.lastname@example.org and explain in up to 500 words why their innovative science or technology-based product or service should be showcased.