Institute of Bio-Sensing Technology


IBST is an initiative of UWE, Bristol

Latest News

» All News

    Events : 2019

  • 31 January: Innovations for a long and healthy life. University of Plymouth
  • 4 March: NIHR Roadshow for Medical/Digital Health Technology SMEs. Venue: ECC, UWE Bristol Details:
  • 15 May: Bristol Patient Safety Conference. Venue Engineers House, Bristol.   Details:
  • 16-19 June: 6th International Conference on Bio-Sensing Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



» All Events

Download the Making Sense of Sensors: Markets and Technologies report

Medilink Member Logo

IBST is a member of Medilink South West, the region’s life science industry network.

IBST is a member of the Health & Life Sciences Sector Group.

Our purpose is to engage with local life sciences, health and social care organisations to explore areas that could be developed to promote the health and life sciences business sector in the West of England LEP region.





Events at a glance

Stay connected - If you would like to keep up to date with the latest events and news, please email us to subscribe to IBST's free e-newsletter and e-alerts.

Tell us about your events - To submit your own events, please email us with details.

2015 Events


8 June: ALAN Networking Seminar - focus on Ageing, Engine Shed, Bristol

8 June: Campden BRI Day, Chipping Campden

12-16 June: ESEAC - The 16th International Conference on Electroanalysis, Bath, UK  

Sensors in Medicine 2015 Conference
Date: 24-26 March 2015
Location: Royal Geographical Society, London
Organised by: Sensor 100

4th International Bio-Sensing Technology Conference
Date: 10-13 May 2015
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Organised by: Elesiver and IBST

Next-Generation Antibodies and Protein Analysis: Tools and Technologies
Date: 15-16 June 2015
Location: Gent, Belgium
Organised by: VIB Conference Series

2014 Events

Principles, Practices and Interpretation of Nucleic Acid Detection
Date: 18-19 February 2014
Location: UWE Bristol, UK
Organised by: Public Health England

Moving to a retail model – assisted living technology
Date: 20 February 2014, 18:00-20:30
Location: University of Bath Innovation Centre, Bath, UK
Organised by: Assited Living Action Network (ALAN)

Aerospace Growth Partnership Technology Showcase 2014
Date: 25-26 February 2014
Location: Queen Elizabeth Conference Centre, London, UK
Organised by: Aerospace Growth Partnership and Aerospace, Aviation and Defence KTN

Advances in Biodetection & Biosensors
Date: 10-11 March 2014
Location: Berlin, Germany
Organised by: SELECTBIO

Health and Applied Sciences Public Lecture - Professor Darren Reynolds
Date: 11 March 2014
Location: Frenchay Campus, UWE Bristol, UK
Organised by: UWE Bristol

The Fundamentals of Cell Culture
Date: 11-14 March 2014
Location: Porton Down
Organised by: Public Health England

Public Health 2014: Improving and Protecting Public Health
Date: 12 March 2014,
Location: Brewery Conference Centre, London, UK
Organised by: Govtoday

Social Care 2014: Care for all
Date: 19 March 2014
Location: Brewery Conference Centre, London, UK
Organised by: Govtoday

Sensors in Medicine 2014
Date: 25-26 March 2014
Location: Royal Geographic Society, London, UK
Organised by: Sensor100

The Dementia Challenge: Responding to a National Priority
Date: 8 April 2014
Location: The Mermaid Conference & Events Centre, London, UK
Organised by: Govtoday

NHS Commissioning and Procurement 2014
Date: 29 April 2014
Location: The Barbican, London, UK
Organised by: Open Forum Events

IEEE I&M International Instrumentation and Meaurement Technology Conference I2MTC 2014
Date: 12-15 May 2014
Location: Montevideo, Uruguay
Organised by: IEEE

Biosensors 2014
Date: 27-30 May 2014
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Organised by: Elsevier

Biodetection Technologies 2014
Date: 10-11 June 2014
Location: Baltimore, MD USA
Organised by: Knowledge Foundation

The 18th International Symposium on Bioluminescence and Chemiluminescence
Date: 23-28 June 2014
Location: Uppsala, Sweden
Organised by: Uppsala University

NICE Scientific Advice seminar for developers of devices and diagnostics
Date: 16 July 2014
Location: London
Organised by: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Regional Growth Fund Roadshow
Date: 15 July 2014
Location: UWE Bristol
Organised by: Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Biomedical Research Celebration & Official Launch of Systems Biology Centre
Date: 2 September 2014
Location: Plymouth
Organised by: University of Plymouth

Point of Care Diagnostics World Congress
Date: 18-19 September 2014
Location: San Diego, USA
Organised by: Select BIO

The Fundamentals of Cell Culture
Date: 14 - 17 October 2014
Location: Porton Down
Organised by: Public Health England

Photonex Exhibition and Conference
Date: 15-16 October 2014
Location: Ricoh Arena Coventry

Innovate UK 2014
Date: 5-6 November 2014
Loation: Old Billingsgate, London, UK
Organised by: Technology Strategy Board and UK Trade and Investment