About TechBio Boost

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TechBio Boost is organised by the UK BioIndustry Association (BIA) and KQ Labs. 


About BIA

The BioIndustry Association (BIA) is the voice of the innovative life sciences and biotech industry, enabling and connecting the UK ecosystem so that businesses can start, grow and deliver world-changing innovation.

BIA is an award-winning trade association with over 600 members including start-ups, biotechnology and innovative life science companies; pharma and tech companies; universities, research centres, tech transfer offices, incubators and accelerators and a wide range of life science service providers.

About KQ Labs

KQ Labs is an accelerator programme at the Francis Crick Institute, dedicated to transforming healthcare through data-driven solutions. Located in London’s Knowledge Quarter, KQ Labs connects start-ups with partners across the UK and globally, fostering growth and driving healthcare innovation. They support early-stage start-ups with a customised curriculum, offering domain-specific expertise, strategic introductions, and tailored mentoring from a network of hand-picked experts. Their programme maintains a global outlook, ensuring start-ups are well-positioned for international success.