Big Bang North West 2016: Headline Sponsor – AstraZeneca!
March 31st 2016

Big Bang North West 2016: Headline Sponsor – AstraZeneca!

We are overjoyed to announce that AstraZeneca (Liverpool) will be returning as our Headline Sponsor for The Big Bang North West 2016!

AstraZeneca were so proud of the amazing things we achieved together in 2014 & 2015, that they want to make 2016’s event at the new Exhibition Centre Liverpool, even BIGGER AND BETTER – just like us! AstraZeneca AstraZeneca is a global pharmaceutical company with a major UK presence. Through innovation and collaboration they work to achieve better health for all. In addition to supporting the science and innovation base of the UK, they also make a significant economic contribution in this country.


AstraZeneca has a workforce of more than 6,700 employees across seven sites in the UK, and they create value by supporting a broader base of approximately 30,000 jobs. As well as having a large research and development organisation, AstraZeneca have more than 200 active partnerships with academic, research-funding and charitable organisations around the country. They also offer significant educational opportunities for young scientists.

AstraZeneca Liverpool employ over 360 people at their biologics site at Speke, Liverpool, which has unique facilities to bulk-manufacture the nasal spray influenza vaccines Fluenz. Fluenz is an important part of the Government’s extended childhood flu vaccination programme.


Simon Willocks of AstraZeneca in Liverpool said: “We want the event to be a big success and to spread the word about the exciting career opportunities that exist for those who study science, technology, engineering and mathematics.”

Take a look at the STEM-sational activities AstraZeneca bring, we can’t wait to reveal their plans for 2016!

AstraZeneca put the BIG in The Big Bang North West 2015!
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