The Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) Congress is always a busy, exciting and engaging, and the fact that so few in-person events have taken place recently made this year’s particularly special. Roche Diagnostics was delighted to be the principal sponsor of the IBMS Congress 2022, which took place at the Birmingham ICC in March, with the never more apt theme of ‘delivering science, celebrating achievement’. On the back of the last two years, and the prominent role biomedical science and scientists have played in our collective response to the pandemic, it felt more important than ever to bring together exhibition stands, keynote speeches and workshops in one space to celebrate that contribution and look to the future.
We have all done our best with running this type of event virtually, but you definitely can’t beat the collective energy and buzz generated by coming together in person. And, as restrictions were gradually starting