The British Science Association would like to thank all our sponsors and partners for their ongoing support of the Huxley Summit. Further sponsors for the 2018 Summit will be announced shortly.

Major Partners


Diageo is a global leader in beverage alcohol, and our outstanding collection of brands are enjoyed in more than 180 countries around the world. We own 20 of the world’s top 100 spirits brands among which Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, J&B, Buchanan’s, Cîroc, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Baileys. We are a business built and sustained through innovation, and developing new ideas is crucial to our growth strategy.

We aim to create a positive role for alcohol in society by reducing harmful drinking, building thriving communities and continuously reducing our environmental impact.



Genomics England is a company set up and owned by the UK Department of Health to run the 100,000 Genomes Project, which aims to sequence 100,000 genomes from NHS patients. This flagship project will sequence 100,000 whole genomes from NHS patients with rare diseases, and their families, as well as patients with common cancers.

Partner and host

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The Royal Institution is an independent charity dedicated to connecting people with the world of science. It’s mission is to harness science for the maximum benefit of society and this is why they believe that people of all ages should be encouraged to think more deeply about the wonders and applications of science. For more information about the Royal Institution, please visit www.ri.ac.uk.

Special thanks

The British Science Association would like to thank our 2017 sponsors; EY (Headline Sponsor), Diageo (Major Partner), SCI (Supporter) and the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Supporter).

The BSA would like to thank the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial StrategyLittle Dipper, the Evolution Education Trust, Maecer Ltd and Four Communications for their support in establishing the Huxley Summit in 2016.