Cogent Life Science Skills Awards 2014
8 November 2013
The UK Life Science Skills Awards recognise the achievements of talented people and exceptional employers. They put the spotlight on the Sector’s tremendous innovation and highlight the importance of skills to economic growth.
Cogent’s second UK Life Science Skills Awards dinner willbe held on 15th May 2014, at the five star Royal Garden Hotel, London. The evening is set to reward apprentices, individuals, educators and employers who have excelled in contributing to the development of skills and education across the strategically important life sciences sector.
The awards will recognise achievement across the following categories:
Advanced Apprentice of the Year
Higher Apprentice of the Year
Healthcare Science Award
Employer of the Year (global)
Employer of the Year (SME)
Graduate of the Year
Postgraduate of the Year
Placement Student of the Year
Provider of the Year – colleges, universities and training providers
Outstanding Leadership in Skills
Excellence in Skills (judges Award)
Joanna Woolf, Cogent’s CEO added: “we were absolutely delighted to be able to recognise the achievements of apprentices, employers, individuals and providers who have excelled in contributing to the development of skills within the life sciences sector.
These Awards also recognise excellence in skills across our NHS scientific workforce and its important collaboration with the industry. We look forward to celebrating the sector’s talent once again next year.”
Stop Press: Dara Ó Briain, comedian and science communicator will present the 2014 awards!
For more information, please contact:
Cogent SSC Ltd
Unit 5 Mandarin Court
Tel: +44 1925 515220
Fax: +44 1925 515240