Become a Member of the NBIC

NBIC is a unique platform for biofilm research, linking frontier research institutes across UK and around the world, sharing a broad network of leading industrial companies and innovative SMEs, and supported by the research council and leading research facilities. Join us together to accelerate the translation of world-class science and emerging technologies into new products, process, and services.

Benefit of memberships


  • Joined up UK research strategy
  • Interdisciplinary working
  • Achieving a critical mass & infrastructure capability


  • Reduced risk and cost
  • Connected innovation space
  • More industry-academic partnerships
  • Faster translation
  • Flexible response to changing global needs


  • Interdisciplinary training
  • Entrepreneurial awareness

Please contact us if you wish to explore this further.

Who else is working with us?

Meet our existing members and explore the potential of collaboration

Research Partners & Industrial Partners