SponsorsWe are hugely grateful to the following organisations for their support, without whom the YSJ Conference would not be possible.
Conference Sponsors 2019
Engineering matters. It underpins our daily lives, drives economic growth, plays a critical role in addressing major societal challenges and helps ensure our readiness for the future, from providing a sustainable supply of food, water and clean energy, to advancing healthcare, and keeping us safe and secure. As the UK’s national academy for engineering and technology, the Royal Academy of Engineering brings together the most talented and successful engineers – our Fellows – to advance and promote excellence in engineering for the benefit of society.
Heffers has been trading in Cambridge since 1876 and is part of the fabric of the historic city centre. We stock an amazing range of books, games, stationery and music, and our friendly and knowledgeable staff are on hand to provide advice and recommendations. Our excellent programme of events runs year-round, and features book launches, author talks, games nights and more. We are also a sponsor and the official bookseller for the Cambridge Literary Festival.
CIWEM represents and supports a community of thousands of members and organisations in over 89 countries who are dedicated to improving water and environmental management for the benefit of the public. As an independent charity we champion professional standards, impartiality and the use of scientific evidence in the management of the environment.
We are the UK national organiser of the Stockholm Junior Water Prize, an international STEM competition for students aged 15-20 (who are not yet enrolled at University) www.ciwem.org/awards/uk-junior-water-prize
The School of Life Sciences focusses on excellent teaching and research with impact. You can study the fantastic diversity of life with degrees in Biological Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry or Neuroscience. Search out what inspires and excites you.
Each year Warwick University selects a multidisciplinary team of students to design a Synthetic Biology project for presentation at the iGEM Jamboree in USA, competing against teams from around the world. Meet members of this years’ team and hear about their project tackling fatbergs in our sewage systems. Can Warwick win gold again?
At Pfizer, we apply science and our global resources to bring therapies to people that extend and significantly improve their lives. We strive to set the standard for quality, safety and value in the discovery, development and manufacture of health care products. Our global portfolio includes medicines and vaccines as well as many of the world’s best-known consumer health care products. Every day, Pfizer colleagues work across developed and emerging markets to advance wellness, prevention, treatments and cures that challenge the most feared diseases of our time. For more than 150 years, we have worked to make a difference for all who rely on us.